Tag : tania burnham

Music | Festival preview – Bestival

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The words ‘disco revival’ are never far away at the moment and as lovers of the genre around the globe rejoice that the best music of all time is getting a glorified nod in the noughties, 2014’s Bestival looks set to wind down the summer with its disco of the … Read More

Music | Live in Leeds – Vampire Weekend & Savages

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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

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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

Music | Live in Leeds – Portico Quartet, London Grammar & Jungle

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Portico Quartet –  Brudenell Social Club (5/5)     There is an almost tangible buzz of anticipation in the Brudenell Social Club as Portico Quartet arrive onstage. With three albums now under their belts and a career which has seen them go from busking on London’s Southbank to playing at … Read More