A murdered BBC journalist. Shady real estate deals. Millions of dollars in bribes and illegal commissions. The saga of corruption and dirty deeds surrounding the Brazilian Football Federation (CBF) is fast becoming Brazil’s national soap opera, discovers Jonathan Franklin. Will the 2014 World Cup be the final episode?
Through lineup changes, label conflicts, and the imposing shadow of one of OPM’s most legendary acts, Sandwich has emerged, against all odds, one of rock’s biggest names. On the eve of their 15th anniversary, Jason Caballa finds that while they might not be the same band that exploded on radio in 1998, the years have only proven that Sandwich will play on