Monthly Archives: January 2017

After Miss Julie – theatre

I went to the Moor Theatre Delicatessen earlier this week to see Day One’s debut production, Patrick Marber’s After Miss Julie. A full review should be up over on Exeunt very soon, but here’s a few brief thoughts: I saw … Continue reading

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Album reviews: Loyle Carner and Menace Beach

Two more of my album reviews have just been published over at musicOMH.com Menace Beach – Lemon Memory Leeds duo return with their second album of fuzzed-up indie rock, this time without the famous mates who helped out with their … Continue reading

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Film Review: Manchester By The Sea

The two films most tipped for Oscar success are pretty much polar opposites of each other. La La Land is bright, technicolour, wildly ambitious and dazzlingly showy. Manchester By The Sea, on the other hand, is low-key, subtle, and languid. … Continue reading

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Film Review: Arrival

I eventually caught up with Arrival tonight, one of the most critically acclaimed films of last year, and one that’s tipped for more than a few Oscars. Personally, I’d be surprised if it did receive Academy glory (sci-fi films tend … Continue reading

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Some album reviews

I’ve reviewed some albums over on musicOMH, go and have a gander, if you like. Brian Eno – Reflection The ambient Godfather returns with one long 55 minute track. Read the review here. Austra – Future Politics Icy synth-pop from … Continue reading

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Film review – La La Land

I went to see La La Land tonight, the new film from Whiplash director Damien Chazelle, starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. It’s been tipped to sweep the board at the Oscars, having already claimed a record number of Golden … Continue reading

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