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Game of Thrones is about to reappear on our Teles and I’ve been devouring any news. Mostly i’d love to see George get on with his next books but news is news and I’ll check about anything out surrounding the series. That’s where I found this info graphic, and I’m a sucker for info graphics, […]

Maria Esposito

Jarvis Cocker Announces A New EP, Likely Stories

Today, Jarvis Cocker announced the release of an EP of new music composed especially for the upcoming TV series, “Likely Stories”. The Sky Arts series, which airs next Thursday, May 26, is the work of directors Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard (who directed the excellent Nick Cave documentary 20,000 Days On Earth) and is based […]

Jessica Blanchard

Clinging to the Blur vs. Oasis Britpop “Feud”

With the release of The Magic Whip, Blur’s first studio album since 2003, the word britpop is resurfacing on news sites and music blogs. Unfortunately it’s often considered a dirty word, like britpop is from a time in music we should all be ashamed of, like ska or emo. If you’re reading this site, then […]

Jamie Blanchard

Noel Gallagher, Arctic Monkeys in GQ Men of the Year award winners!

    The ceremony is over and the winners have been revealed for this year’s GQ Men of the Year awards. Every year, the modern gent’s style bible celebrates various personalities and celebrities and their contributions and successes in their respective fields. Typically, the event takes place at a ritzy gathering in Los Angeles and […]

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Ride – Manchester Albert Hall – May 23rd 2015

As the sun starts to descend on a sunny Manchester shards of light pierce through the windows of the Royal Albert Hall and illuminate the grand gothic interior of this beautiful venue, and it seems only fitting that a gig of this magnitude is held in such biblical surroundings, for tonight is the night that Mark […]

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Britpop Bookshelf: Life by Keith Richards

Keith Richards is one of the best known and respected guitarists of the Brit rock scene. He’s wild, a little strange, sometimes unintelligible, but always interesting. The same can be said of his memoir, Life. In the book, Richards reflects on everything from his early life growing up in a council estate and his love […]

The Smiths Singles Retrospective

There have been reissues. There have been repackages. And now it’s time to reevaluate the songs. So, put on your tacky badge, and let’s take a look at the seventeen Smiths singles that were released from 1983 to 1987. In just four short years, the Manchester-based band broke on to the scene — confusing, titillating, […]

7 Songs To Ruin Your New Year’s Eve Mood

New Year’s Eve is always identical with either drunken hours with your best mate or warm BBQ party with family, or anything else related with togetherness involving people you love and booze flowing endlessly. Too mainstream? OK, here’s one edgy way to enjoy NYE in a different way, lay in bed, put the lights out […]

Travel

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3 DAYS TO BE ADORED FOREVER: The Stone Roses Live In Jakarta (A Fan Note)

PART I: WHAT THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR It was late 23.59, 1 minute before 00.00 in the early morning of November 14th 2012 when The Stone Roses officially announced a gig in Jakarta via twitter. Lots of congratulations and joyful texts flood both my twitter account and messenger. I was crying happily knowing that […]

Style File

Style Profile: Jake Bugg

Young songwriter Jake Bugg is wearing a Bottle Green Stripe Collar Pique Polo in the video “Two Fingers”. Here’s a screen cap below. We’ve written a little about Jake here and are mostly fans. Some songs better than others but on the whole worthwhile. My opinion is i’d like to see what he does on […]

Mod Monday

Mod Monday: Mod on a Budget

[Show as slideshow] We all know money can be tight sometimes, but don’t let that keep you from looking fab-u-lous. It’s a fact that all women love to look great and naturally love a bargain. Luckily for you reading this, I’ve done the heavy lifting (or heavy typing) and scoured the web for some snazzy, […]

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