Month: October 2016

The Demon 2016 Halloween Playlist

Need to add some horror to your Halloween pre-drinks without using the same playlist your mum’s used every year since you were four? Well here’s what we’re going to be listening to:   Arctic Monkeys – If You Were There,...

/ 31st October 2016

Band of Skulls – Nottingham Rock City (Duo POV)

If Band of Skulls’ collective childhood dream was to simply become as badass and as rock’n’roll as humanly possible, I can wholeheartedly say that they have succeeded. On the 25th of October, Band of Skulls transformed Nottingham’s Rock City into...

/ 30th October 2016

Badminton Ladies Dominate in Derby Clash

It was a tense day in Leicester, as De Montfort University (DMU) played University of Leicester (UoL) in multiple events; UoL left the courts with their tail between their legs because DMU Badminton Ladies reigned supreme, as they won their...

/ 28th October 2016

New Music Event Showcases Alternative Talent

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] On Monday night, a new live music event launched on the top floor of Brewdog (Topdog), which showcased an eclectic mix of genres from unheard of artists. So, I...

/ 27th October 2016

‘The Girl On The Train’ Grosses $100 Million

Tate Taylor’s adaptation is slick, stylish and boasts an impressive performance from Emily Blunt, but the urgency and suspense of Paula Hawkins’s hit novel is lost in translation. Many believed that the marketing for this film was not sufficient enough...

/ 27th October 2016

Doctor Strange: Weird and Wonderful?

[SPOILERS AHEAD] Marvel’s latest addition to their cinematic universe comes in the form of a psychedelic sorceror, Doctor Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), but does he manage to cast a strong enough spell? Doctor Strange is currently receiving very positive reviews …

/ 26th October 2016

DMU Contour Fashion Catwalk Showcase

DMU’s very own Contour Fashion show took place last Friday at the All Saint’s Church, where an array of third year students showcased their unique and creative underwear and swimwear garments. The exquisite, bizarre pieces truly illuminated the atmosphere of the...

/ 26th October 2016

Mø – Nottingham Rescue Rooms

Mø is just too fun for this world. A post shared by ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Mollie (@____mollie____) on Oct 17, 2016 at 5:31am PDT 16/10/16   Being known by the masses as DJ duo Major Lazer’s partner in crime, and by the music-buffs...

/ 23rd October 2016

INCOMING: The Alt. Sessions. Live Music in Leicester

The Alt. Sessions is a live music event that showcases the finest in Leicester talent, upcoming musicians and displays an eclectic selection of musical styles. The first show will feature four talented artists, all of whom will be performing a...

/ 21st October 2016

Proud Pitbulls Claw Out First Win of Season

On the first day of BUCS (British University and College Sports) Leagues, De Montfort University had a day of mixed results. The women’s Lacrosse won their first ever match in BUCS, with a resounding 12-9 win against rivals, the University...

/ 17th October 2016