Razorlight: "If you were a priest, you'd go away and test your faith in God. I tested my faith in music." Johnny Borrell gives us the lowdown on his Hebridean exile, a film star girlfriend and a "Game Over" third album.
Lou Pearlman: Justin Timberlake claimed to have been "monetarily raped" by him, and he swindled around $300m from investors. Is former boy-band svengali Lou Pearlman music's most corrupt man?
Toby Young: Tells us how to make money from alienating people and learning to keep his mouth shut: "That's a new one for me."
Shaun Ryder: "I actually got bored with being off my tits". Q goes for a takeaway with Tony Wilson's favourite poet. And no, it isn't a KFC.
Kelly Jones: The diminutive Stereophonics frontman ("Life is about speed and agility, not height") on scrapping with bouncers, Wayne Rooney's wedding, and rubbing shoulders with Al Pacino.
The Q Awards: High-octane celebratory tomfoolery. Grace Jones in a devil mask! Coldplay in bizarre French revolutionary garb! Adam Ant!