Tag : Lucy Milburn

‘Love What Survives’ by Mount Kimbie

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Mount Kimbie are returning with their third studio album following 2013’s melancholic Cold Springs Fault Less Youth. The transatlantic Love What Survives, conceived between London and Los Angeles, marks the duo’s movement into more melodic, upbeat territory and strengthens their ties with close friends and long-term collaborators James Blake and … Read More

Introducing Hyde Park Picture House

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Located on the infamous Brudenell Road, Hyde Park Picture House is a favourite amongst film fanatics and hungover freshers alike. It has witnessed over a century of independent cinema since it first opened in 1914. The only remaining gas-lit cinema is housed in a quirky Grade II listed building, complete … Read More

‘Love What Survives’ by Mount Kimbie

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Mount Kimbie are returning with their third studio album following 2013’s melancholic ‘Cold Springs Fault Less Youth.’Conceived between London and Los Angeles, the transatlantic ‘Love What Survives’ marks the duo’s movement into more melodic, upbeat territory and strengthens their ties with close friends and long-term collaborators James Blake and King … Read More

NT Live: Angels in America Parts One and Two Review

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Lucy Milburn dives deep into the explosive and sensational rebirth of Tony Kushner’s revolutionary play as NT Live broadcast both parts of the theatrical event on the year. The National Theatre’s adaptation of Tony Kushner’s milestone in American theatre has been met with ferocious praise throughout its run and NT … Read More

ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$ by JOEY BADA$$

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Joey Bada$$ brashly confronts the ugliness of America on his socially responsive sophomore album All-Amerikkkan Bada$$. Kendrick Lamar’s delay in releasing new material was a blessing in disguise for the promising rapper as his new album received the attention it deserves on April 7th. It’s a change of pace from … Read More

Ten Fe @ Headrow House, 18/3/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

London duo Ten Fe have graduated from the hard graft of busking in the Underground to recording their debut album ‘Hit The Light’ with producer Ewan Pearson, acclaimed for his work with newcomers such as Jagwar Ma. The result is a record that has innovative highlights but is clearly indebted … Read More

In The Middle with Tom Grennan

2 years ago / 0 comments

I sat down with Tom Grennan before his sold-out show at Brudenell Games Room to discuss his first headline tour, new EP Release the Brakes and what the future holds for the emerging star. Clearly enjoying the perks of his growing fame, he was recovering from the previous night at … Read More

Tom Grennan @ Brudenell Games Room, 16/02/17

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It’s rare that an artist manages to completely captivate a crowd in the way that Tom Grennan held the attention of the entire Brudenell Games Room during his performance of ‘Something in the Water.’ He may not have an extensive back catalogue but his short set definitely justified the buzz … Read More

Is T2: Trainspotting a true representation of our times?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Warning: spoilers ahead! “Choose Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and hope that someone, somewhere cares.” T2: Trainspotting may step away from the horrors of smack addiction but it still presents a society characterised by vice. Twenty years ago, Mark Renton tapped into the vein of consumerism-fuelled dissatisfaction with one of the most classic … Read More

Beach Slang @ Brudenell Social Club, 25/01/17

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With its low ceiling and pool tables, the Brudenell Games Room captures that working men’s club vibe and it was the perfect setting for the hotly anticipated return of Beach Slang. Support came from Aerial Salad, a Manchester band with thundering guitars and screaming vocals. There was tangible excitement in … Read More