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Disney remakes: there is nothing wrong with childhood nostalgia

2 years ago / 0 comments

Disney’s remake of Beauty and the Beast revealed a confusing streak among their legions of fans. News that a minor character would be openly implied to be gay saw praise heaped upon it by the fans who have grown up on the company’s movies, and have now come of age. … Read More

Photojournal: Winter Days in Buenos Aires

5 years ago / 0 comments

It’s 6am and LAN Airlines Flight #461 from Santiago de Chile to Buenos Aires is turbulently scaling the Andes Mountains. As the sun rises and illuminates their peaks, long shadows are cast through the snow. Sat next to the plane wing, I’m frustrated by my view being cut in half, … Read More

Feature:: Brits Critics' Choice Award Nominees 2013

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Tom Odell, Laura Mvula and AlunaGeorge have been tipped to follow in the footsteps of the of Adele, Florence and the Machine and Emeli Sande with the announcement of the shortlist for the Brit Awards Critics’ choice award. Previous winners of the prestigious award have gone on to unprecedented … Read More

Blog:: Mercury Prize 2012

6 years ago / 0 comments

  The Mercury Music Prize, held annually since 1992, is increasingly criticised as being irrelevant, elitist and unnecessary in the file-sharing age. True, some of the nominees appear to be almost deliberately obscure. for instance, there’s always one jazz at least one folk nominee. However, if the nominations merely reflected … Read More