Viewport width =

AuthorMiriam Malthus

Author Archive: Miriam Malthus

rss feed

Author's Website

May 19, 2008

The Last Shadow Puppets is a side project by Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner and Miles Kane of Liverpool band The Rascals. Their album The Age of the Understatement plays like a darker reimagining of 60s sophisticate-pop, in a similar vein to Glasvegas, but beefier.

May 5, 2008

The majority of what I’ve heard about French synthpop pranksters The Teenagers revolves around their music being “a triumph of style over substance,” relying on sexy French accents and pop-culture sleaze rather than actual quality. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing, and so I approached their debut album Reality Check expecting something passable: probably […]

March 3, 2008

Guess what: There is no such thing as correct English! Or correct any other language for that matter. 99 per cent of people don’t know this, least of all the ones who want us to be “educated” about language, but it is one of the first things you will learn in any introductory sociolinguistics course […]

Do you know how to read? Sign up to our Newsletter!

* indicates required