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Richer Sounds event: Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Melomania

Richer Sounds event: Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Melomania

Update: We’re delighted for Rodrigo y Gabriela, who have just won their first Grammy Award – the 2020 “Best Contemporary Instrumental Album”. The album, METTAVOLUTION, is absolutely stunning – and a deserved winner! It was on the World Tour for …read more

Film review: 1917

Film review: 1917

During the First World War, in April 1917, two British soldiers journey across no-man’s land and into enemy territory on a desperate mission to save 16,000 allies from a German trap. Noticeably flagging in interest with his last film, the …read more

Album review: Free Nationals – Free Nationals

Album review: Free Nationals – Free Nationals

Some of you may already know multi-instrumentalist, rapper and singer Anderson .Paak for his solo work or guest features. His backing band Free Nationals are essential to his sound, and even though he appears on one track, their self titled …read more

Album review: Burial – Tunes 2011 to 2019

Album review: Burial – Tunes 2011 to 2019

Burial fans may have assumed that his latest release would have featured fresh productions, instead Tunes 2011 to 2019, as the name suggests, is a reissue of almost every track from that period. Spanning two CDs and 17 pieces in …read more

Film review: Jojo Rabbit

Film review: Jojo Rabbit

Hitler Youth Jojo Betzler (Roman Griffin Davis) aspires to become a proud soldier of the Third Reich, looking to his imaginary friend Adolf Hitler (Taika Waititi) for inspiration and advice. However, when Jojo discovers that his mother Rosie (Scarlett Johansson) …read more

Film review: Cats

Film review: Cats

Abandoned cat Victoria (Francesca Hayward) is introduced to the ‘Jellicle’ tribe and the promise of new life upon ascension to the ‘Heaviside Layer’. One of the weird joys of film is when a production like Cats comes out. We get …read more

Film review: Jumanji: The Next Level

Film review: Jumanji: The Next Level

Now in college, Spencer Gilpin (Alex Wolff) is suffering the day-to-day anxieties of being a student, feeling lonely and helpless away from his friends. Desperate to escape, Spencer poorly rebuilds the Jumanji video game and gets trapped inside it, forcing …read more

Film review: Knives Out

Film review: Knives Out

When beloved author Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) kills himself, detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) soon discovers that a web of mystery surrounds the deceased author’s family. You will hear many critics claim that writer/director Rian Johnson has “turned the mystery …read more

Album review: FKA Twigs – MAGDELENE

Album review: FKA Twigs – MAGDELENE

Four years on since we reviewed her debut album, FKA Twigs returns with another rule-breaking alternative pop album. We thoroughly enjoyed her last project, and could not wait to get stuck into MAGDELENE… The album’s title is taken from the …read more