Tag: show

DLCF daily comedy guide: 5th – 7th February

Thursday 5th February So, Day Two, you’ve had some bog standard white-men-on-stage-saying-funny-things stand-up, let’s mix things up a bit. How about a female ventriloquist stand-up? It’s no gimmick, if you’re not aware of Nina Conti yet, go educate yourself!…

/ 5th February 2015

Was Dapper Laughs’ show misogynistic?

Cast your mind back to the crazy days of Freshers’ Week 2014. The campus is full of fresh-faced First Years and tired, hungover First Years. Narborough Road Tesco is bustling with parents ensuring that their offspring will actually eat this...

/ 10th October 2014

Live Review: Paolo Nutini @ London Boston Arms, 11/02/2014

COMEBACK: Scottish singer-songwriter Paolo Nutini makes his welcome return to music at London’s Boston Arms Paisley-born singing sensation Paolo Nutini made his long-awaited live comeback earlier this month (February 11), as he serenaded invited fans and music industry guests with...

/ 25th February 2014

Coffee House Sessions 2013: Mark Hole @ DSU’s The Lobby, 31/10/2013

Hilarious and dramatic, London based singer-songwriter Mark Hole visited The Lobby at De Montfort Students’ Union last Thursday (October 31), and brought an amazing array of songs and stories with him as the Coffee House Sessions came to town once...

/ 6th November 2013

Last Month – Live Review: Selena Gomez @ London HMV Hammersmith Apollo, 08/09/2013

DISNEY GROWS UP: Former child star Selena Gomez performs to hordes of screaming fans at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London. Photo (c) Lucy Wood/Sugarscape  The crowd at the Hammersmith Apollo required only the presence of the Disney princess, Selena …

/ 25th October 2013

Live Review: Passenger @ Birmingham O2 Academy, 10/10/2013

STRIPPED BACK: Passenger, alias Mike Rosenberg, went back to basics on the production during his recent Brum show. Photo (c) Natalie Whitehouse No fancy light show, no band, no gimmicks. Just a guitar, an amp and a mic. That’s all...

/ 16th October 2013

Live Review: UK Foo Fighters (Foo Fighters Tribute) @ Nottingham Rock City Basement, 28/09/2013

THE PRETENDER: Jay Apperley fronting the incredible UK Foo Fighters during their imitation Foo Fighters performance in Nottingham’s Rock City Basement last weekend. Photo (c) Antony Bramley. A ‘tribute band’ is defined in the dictionary as being a “musical group...

/ 5th October 2013

Live Review: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis @ Birmingham O2 Academy 1, 11/09/13

Double denim, shiny suits and fur coats were worn with pride last Wednesday (September 11) in Birmingham. If you think I’m talking about the gay pride festival, you’re wrong! The one and only Ben Haggardy, aka Macklemore, and Ryan Lewis...

/ 18th September 2013

Live Review: The Killers @ Wembley Stadium, London, 22/06/2013

Photo (c) Jim Dyson – The FA via Getty Images Reeling off a list of greats to grace the stage at Wembley in a specially written song for the occasion, Brandon Flowers exclaims the next line with pride: “After tonight,...

/ 4th July 2013

TV review – Revolution (2012-)

Revolution, the new series from the executive producer of the award winning Lost series, JJ Abrams, hits televisions in the UK as it aired as Sky1 and Sky1 HD’s new Friday primetime show at 9pm. Seeing massive success in …

/ 11th April 2013