Music

The Black Parade/Living with Ghosts – Review

The Black Parade/Living with Ghosts – Review

Arts, Music October 20, 2016 at 2:38 pm Comments

RECORD COMPANIES HAVE always enjoyed ‘remastering’ albums and re-releasing them for an easy profit. In the current industry, where the album has lost much of its financial reward, they could even become vital to the continuedRead More

Regina Spektor – ‘Remember Us to Life’ Review

Regina Spektor – ‘Remember Us to Life’ Review

Arts, Music October 12, 2016 at 12:53 pm Comments

‘Remember Us to Life’ is Regina Spektor’s 7th studio album and the first in four years, with ‘What We Saw From The Cheap Seats’ being released in 2012. But Regina Spektor has still been with us,Read More

Idina Menzel – ‘idina.’ Review

Idina Menzel – ‘idina.’ Review

Arts, Music October 10, 2016 at 5:56 pm Comments

‘idina.’ (with a lower-case ‘I’ because Apple product placement and a full-stop at the end because maybe she’s making a point that her name is Idina and nothing else, and especially not Adele Dazeem) is IdinaRead More

Fleetwood Mac, Mirage 2016 Remaster – still an elusive, intangible, mirage of an unstoppable force

Fleetwood Mac, Mirage 2016 Remaster – still an elusive, intangible, mirage of an unstoppable force

Arts, Music October 5, 2016 at 4:03 pm Comments

WARNER BROS. RECORDS have been delighting us with deluxe, expanded and remastered versions of Fleetwood Mac albums for a number of years. This year sees the re-release of an album comprising of four hit singles inRead More

New Single Releases of the Week

New Single Releases of the Week

Arts, Music September 30, 2016 at 4:36 pm Comments

DNCE – Body Moves The first single from their upcoming eponymous album after their acclaimed EP Swaay last year, Body Moves keeps the same uplifting, guitar driven formula. Led by Joe Jonas – of Jonas Brothers fame – the quartet bring theRead More

Student Guide to Arts Societies at Aberystwyth

Student Guide to Arts Societies at Aberystwyth

Arts, Books, Creative Writing, Events, Film, Music, Theatre September 22, 2016 at 4:30 pm Comments

WHETHER NEW OR returning to the university, there are a multitude of clubs and societies to join. Here is a guide to a few of them within the arts that might take your fancy ahead of the fairRead More

Lawson’s Andy Brown on…

Arts, Editors' Pick, Music July 5, 2016 at 2:02 pm Comments

  …the Where My Love Goes music video: Adam [Pitts – drums] suggested to do something special for this video and I had already spoken to the lads about maybe proposing to my girlfriend, so we thought thatRead More

Lemon Demon’s 𝕊ℙ𝕀ℝ𝕀𝕋 ℙℍ𝕆ℕ𝔼 – A Weird-Rock Masterpiece

Lemon Demon’s 𝕊ℙ𝕀ℝ𝕀𝕋 ℙℍ𝕆ℕ𝔼 – A Weird-Rock Masterpiece

Arts, Editors' Pick, Music May 4, 2016 at 8:39 pm Comments

Due to my strong personal convictions I wish to stress that this record in no way endorses a belief in the occult <a href=”http://lemondemon.bandcamp.com/album/spirit-phone”>Spirit Phone by Lemon Demon</a> IN A DIFFERENT world, Neil Cicerega is oneRead More

Zayn – Mind of Mine

Zayn – Mind of Mine

Arts, Music March 27, 2016 at 8:00 pm Comments

ZAYN MALIK IS a free man. For better or for worse his new solo album, Mind Of Mine, follows the biggest pop culture story of the last year, except maybe that one. His massively publicised story, and theRead More

Grime: The Counter-Culture Waiting to Explode

Grime: The Counter-Culture Waiting to Explode

Arts, Music March 17, 2016 at 6:00 pm Comments

IN THE WAKE of the 2011 England riots, an entire nation swept its problems under the carpet. After three thousand arrests and over a thousand criminal charges, we condemned the rioters as opportunistic thieves, products of aRead More