Category: Entertainment

A Tale as Old As Time – Beauty and the Beast Review

The original Beauty and the Beast is one of Disney’s most beloved and acclaimed classics – it was the first animated film to be nominated for the Best Picture Oscar – so it’s no surprise that Bill Condon’s live-action remake...

/ 20th March 2017

Marvel’s Iron Fist may stumble but it definitely packs a punch

Become who you were meant to be Marvel’s new Netflix show, Iron Fist dropped 13 episodes on Friday and sufficed to say, people have been very harsh. Before its original premiere date, Netflix gave out 6 episodes for the popular...

/ 18th March 2017

Frank Foucault @ Manhattan34

Friday 17th of February saw Frank Foucault perform as part of the Leicester Comedy Festival at Manhattan 34 and he was not lying when he titled his act Weird Stuff. A handshake was given to each of the audience members...

/ 17th March 2017

The xx – Nottingham Motorpoint Arena (04/03/17)

The xx were back in Nottingham – four years after their last shows in Britain – for the first night of the UK leg of the I See You world tour. The band have a busy schedule ahead of them, including a sold-out residency...

/ 11th March 2017

Drum and Bass Awards 2017 – The Aftermath

When attending a night of non-stop, 10 hour, drum and bass raving it’s almost impossible for everything to not blend into one. However by splitting up the night, with the awards being revealed at midnight, the poignant and best sets...

/ 10th March 2017

Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire Q&A in Leicester

Ben Wheatley, known for his films High Rise (2015), Sightseers (2012) and Kill List (2011), has been touring independent cinemas (including our very own Phoenix Cinema in Leicester) throughout the UK this year screening his newest feature, Free Fire and...

/ 9th March 2017

White Lies – Leicester’s O2 Academy

Whether you’re an old or new fan of White Lies, their set wasn’t going to disappoint. Despite the crowd being older, with the majority of young attenders being their offspring, the setlist was there for all ages. With obvious favourites...

/ 7th March 2017

Pay As You Feel Comedy

For many on the 14th of February, love is in the air, but for my friend and I, it was time to venture to The Exchange Bar for some laugh out loud comedy. The acts we went to see were...

/ 1st March 2017

An Interview With Sundara Karma

After releasing their debut album last month, indie band Sundara Karma performed to a packed-out 02 Academy Leicester on Monday 20th January, following the news that their ‘Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect’ tour has now completely sold out. The first support...

/ 1st March 2017

Drum and Bass Awards 2017 – The Preview

Only a short journey away from our hometown, the Drum and Bass Awards will take place in Donington Exhibition Centre, Derby. With a hectic line-up of some of the world’s best D&B artists, this is an awards ceremony with a...

/ 24th February 2017