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The Best of Unsigned Bands, London 19/04/16

  On Tuesday night, I went along to The Garage in Highbury Crescent to sample some of the most talented bands in the unsigned music scene. These kinds of environments are great for the budding musician or even the unknowing...

/ 25th April 2016
Caravan Company

Caravan Theatre Visits DMU Campus

Yesterday De Montfort played host to the Caravan Theatre Company and their original production of Can’t Touch This. The ten minute play takes place in a caravan with multiple shows throughout the day and has been touring around university campuses...

/ 20th April 2016

Kevin Hart is reportedly leaving stand-up behind forever

It was reported recently that Kevin Hart had been hinting at the last date of his most recent stand-up tour in Johannesburg that he might be permanently leaving the stand-up circuit for reasons unknown. He apparently told Variety that ‘…

/ 20th April 2016

Leicester’s Best Gigs – What To Book

For the first time in the two years I’ve lived in Leicester, I’m actually excited about what Leicester are about to witness. For once, finally, we’re getting some good musicians coming to what we call home, all in a close...

/ 19th April 2016


[There are quite a few spoilers in this review]   I want to start off this review by saying, if you are heading to watch this movie in the hopes that you’ll get to see nearly 2 hours of Ryan...

/ 18th April 2016

Ricky Gervais’s Return to Stand Up

Ricky Gervais is a name synonymous with controversy, his comments from the 2010 Golden globe awards shocked many in the industry who were used to a softer sense of humour from the hosts of previous years. Gervais was blasted for...

/ 13th April 2016

MEMORABLE MOMENTS – Carnival of Madness

Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham, 29.01.2016 Carnival of Madness brought America to Nottingham for one night only. Black Stone Cherry acted as the headline, with Shinedown, Halestorm and support act Highly Suspect performing just alongside. The crowd was buzzing from the word...

/ 11th April 2016
Susan Calman

Lecturers should learn ‘stand-up comedy techniques’ according to Scottish academic

Your lecturer could be the next Bill Bailey if all goes to plan according to a Scottish academic. Cate Watson, an academic at the University of Stirling, advises lecturers that learning stand-up techniques used by comedians could maximise the impact...

/ 9th April 2016

Ten Years – A Hong Kong Highlight

Ten Years, a socio-political selection of five short films that detail the anxiety surrounding Mainland China and it’s administrative rule, has become a surprising hit in Hong Kong over the past couple of months. Each film suggests an event …

/ 1st April 2016

Best Dressed Award Goes To…

emontfr The Demon Media Awards drawing close, so its time to take a look at which style you will take with you to the event. Whether you want to go all out in your best dress, or take a more...

/ 31st March 2016