Arts

18/05/14

My dearest sleep, you are but dreams,
A world I briefly conquer.
Though ‘twould be wise to leave your arms…

18/05/14

News Pigs reads like a twentysomething’s enthusiastic but clumsy attempt at experimental writing and Pynchon-homage.

18/05/14

Atkin’s writing is fast-paced and conversational. The dialogue is sharp, witty and (if the rumours are true) will suit being made into a film script.

18/05/14

Lily Allen meant a lot to me in my teen years. I loved her so much that I once serenaded an ex-boyfriend with ‘Not Fair’ on a table at a crowded party. Feminism may not be all about hating men, but Allen damn well did it anyway.

18/05/14

Bangs is shit. His rapping is as ferocious as a Bichon Frisé, his rhymes as deep as a puddle of vomit. His millions of YouTube hits are evidence only of hipsterdom’s thirst for irony.

18/05/14

Denny’s concern here is ownership and translation. What we lack, it seems, is an adequate vernacular, both legally and socially, to talk about existing in a digital context.

18/05/14

I think that given the current trends in television right now, it’s a very comforting thought that Antiques Roadshow has been around for so long. It seems just as many people hate reality television as love it, though to me this show sits somewhere outside the paradigm of what we currently think of as reality TV.

18/05/14

If you want to sit back, crack open a brew, and watch a film that doesn’t leave you in a state of sensory overload, then B&W has got you covered.

11/05/14

It was our fourth day in a row in the studio. That album and that song in particular was taking a lot of time. They had installed new mixing console. We had a satisfactory take of the song the night before but that morning we all could pick up excessive bleed from other instruments that affected the drum base.