Ready Player One [Film] Review

This review is spoiler free. Anybody who read my review of the Ready Player One novel will know that I found it to be a laughable waste of potential. I also said that it would make a better movie than ...

Lucy Rose @ Gorilla, Manchester

A couple weeks ago, I had the awesome opportunity to see Lucy Rose live in Manchester’s Gorilla. Lucy Rose has been circling the folk scene (and music scene in general) for a while now, collaborating with the likes of Ghostpoet and ...

Rae Morris @ Gorilla, Manchester

On Friday night I was lucky enough to interview the insanely talented “BBC Sound of 2015” nominee, Rae Morris. Not only is she one of most welcoming people I’ve had the pleasure to meet, it turns out she’s pretty interesting ...

The Scheme – Sick of You

Listening to ‘Sick of You’ by The Scheme I have only one question – why does it have less than 3,000 views on YouTube? I’ve double checked to make sure there wasn’t another, more popular, video. Heck, I even sought out ...

St. Vincent – Rattlesnake

‘Follow the power-lines back from the road/no one around so I take off my clothes/Am I only one?/In the only world?’ This is how St. Vincent begins this rather surreal and macabre single. Her squeaky voice, both soft and oddly ...

Ting Tings – Do It Again

When the Ting Tings first emerged with ‘We Started Nothing’ they were this quirky electronic pop group with extremely catchy songs. Their follow up ‘Songs from Nowheresville’ failed to capitalise on the original’s success or quality. They even stated taking ...

5 Seconds of Summer

5 Seconds of Summer are very much a nostalgia trip for me. They’re like a poppy blend of One Direction, Busted and You Me At Six and as such are pretty likely to appeal to both younger audiences and become ...