July 6, 2020

There is no denying that the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted culture and the arts severely. With theatres and music venues remaining closed for the forseeable future, it has become even more crucial to celebrate the work of artists, musicians and performers. In this int...

January 18, 2020

 Image courtesy of Official Charts

I’m going to put it out there: 2019 was a dreadful year for music. With access to technology at an all-time high, music was democratised to an unprecedented extent. In other words anyone, literally anyone – providing they possessed a b...

September 27, 2019

Image: Facebook | Jambinai 

Traditional Korean folk music overlaid with rugged experimental flexes of post-rock muscle.

Korean post-rock band Jambinai have been building traction in Korea since their self-titled 2010 debut and have begun to earn fans worldwide with their...

April 1, 2019

Foals only stepped halfway through their ambitious double album with "Everything Not Saved Will

Be Lost: Part 1."

The band is now widely known thanks to their hits like My Number or Mountain at My Gates. After the departure of their bassist Walter Gervers, the Oxford’s b...

March 11, 2019

Six months after number one album Sweetener topped the charts, Ariana Grande is back with her new album ‘thank u, next’. Created as an outlet for the avalanche of public exposure she had experienced for months—notably her short-lived engagement with comedian Pete David...

March 11, 2019

James Blake returns with his fourth studio album, Assume Form. On Twitter, Blake stated that this album was largely influenced by his ongoing four-year relationship with actress Jameela Jamil. It is clear that this inspiration has altered his usual style, as Blake sing...

March 4, 2019

I know that you’ll feel better when you send us in your letter and tell us the name of your favourite vega-table”.

…A diseased bunch of motherfuckers if ever there was one…” – Lester Bangs, Circus magazine, 1977

What is your perception of the Beach Boys? Presumably, so...

February 19, 2019

In the music video for the newly-released break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored (stylised in the lower case), Ariana Grande jealously eyes a couple on the dancefloor and in a swimming pool, purring lines like, “Now I wanna know how you taste… Then I realise she’s ri...

February 15, 2019

Happily in Love; Jaffa Cakes

Shall I compare love to a fresh Jaffa Cake? There’s nothing like it. Soft, sweet, warm, comforting, with a zest to brighten up the darkest of days. In that respect, being in love is just like a Jaffa Cake. It’s a classic, but never boring or...

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