Tag : Savages

Adore Life by Savages

3 years ago / 0 comments

The artwork for Savages’ latest album neatly summarises their statement of intent. On the cover we have a defiant fist; flip it over and the inside of the wrist is tattooed with one of our vital organs – the heart, a symbol of love and life. Savages’ first album was … Read More

Music | Live in Leeds – Vampire Weekend & Savages

5 years ago / 0 comments

Vampire Weekend – First Direct Arena (4/5) As the current music scene leaves us aching for new bands to present an original and unpretentious sound, it is a relief to hear Vampire Weekend moving from strength to strength. In the six years since the New York boys’ explosive self-titled debut, … Read More

Music | Interview – Savages

5 years ago / 0 comments

The world used to be silent. Now it has too many voices and the noise is a constant distraction. They multiply, intensify, they will divert your attention to what’s convenient and forget to tell you about yourself.  These words grace the cover of Savages’ debut (namely titled Silence Yourself), which was … Read More

Book of the Film: Savages

6 years ago / 0 comments

Llio Maddocks looks at the inspiration behind this week’s biggest box-office hit, Savages: it’s the book behind the film.  Savages storms through Mexico and California, a suspense-filled novel about drugs, loyalty and decapitations.  Recently adapted into an action-packed film by Oliver Stone, this is perfect material for an entertaining, quick … Read More