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The Urge To Create And Perform: “Controversial” Art

Twenty year old Natalie Jovanovic is an artist who lives in Bradford and describes herself as “wittering” as she tells me that Sean Ono Lennon, Rufus Hound and Ricky…

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Ranking The Disney Princesses, Once And For All

Do you have kids? Do you not have kids, and just possess functioning eyes? If so, you can’t have missed the Disney Princess Juggernaut coming to mow you…

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The Good Wife – Too Good To Be True But Totally Binge-Worthy

I’ve come to The Good Wife really late. I wish I’d known about it way back in 2009 when it first aired because it is now taking up…

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Comedy: Megan Ford’s Feminasty – “Well, the patriarchy isn’t going to f*** itself.”

Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda is playing as Megan Ford greets  the small audience gathering to watch her Edinburgh Fringe preview in Islington; she confesses that she’s having to resist the urge…

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The Urge to Create and Perform: Music

Music – an industry saturated with artists desperate to break through and make their presence felt. So many musicians have to be resilient enough to work all hours, travel…

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Friends: Always There For You (Well, Me Anyway)

Like many others I know, I go through periods of time when I feel utterly at a loss as to the point of myself. This post isn’t about…

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Tutus, Pigtails and Screaming Guitars: How Babymetal are Changing the Face of Rock Music

What’s the strangest thing you’ve ever seen at a gig? A man losing a shoe in a mosh pit?* Someone dressed as Anna from Frozen, for no good…

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Compelled By Polanski’s 1965 Repulsion

When I was a child, my mum was a horror fan. The films were kept in plain sight on VHS tapes that went into the top-loader, but I…

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The Goddess Foundation: Awarding Survivors

Birmingham’s quirky Victorian Jekyll and Hyde Gin Parlour is to host the launch of the Goddess Foundation on Sunday 28th February.  The opening ceremony will see a celebration…

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Book Review: Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix – Working In Retail Really Is Hell

As haunted houses go, an American IKEA knockoff called ORSK isn’t really the first place you’d think of, but that’s what makes Horrorstör  something uniquely terrifying. ‘Store Partner’ Amy is…