Arts

The Amazing Spider-man

The Amazing Spider-man

Film September 8, 2012 at 9:55 am Comments

Rhian Evans ponders the reasons behind the reboot and asks whether it was an improvement on the old formula.

Unless you’re a fan of standing uncomfortably in wellies for almost nine hours straight, Reading is not for you

Unless you’re a fan of standing uncomfortably in wellies for almost nine hours straight, Reading is not for you

Music September 5, 2012 at 8:33 pm Comments

Bands start performing at twelve and don’t stop all day until past midnight. The atmosphere, though, is unlike anything you’ve experienced, says Alex Davies.

After watching Hairspray, I’m still humming ‘Welcome to the Sixties’

After watching Hairspray, I’m still humming ‘Welcome to the Sixties’

Arts, Local August 14, 2012 at 8:23 pm Comments

but I should probably issue a disclaimer here stating that spending the summer in Aberystwyth has slightly skewed my perspective of what actually qualifies as an exciting event, says Grace Burton

Review: MusicFest 2012

Local August 2, 2012 at 11:52 am Comments

IT’S that time of year once again when the start of the Proms season sees classical music reaching the public eye, or, at least, it would do were it not for the 24/7 Olympic coverage thatRead More

Fifty Shades of Grey – or The Moment Your Soul Died?

Fifty Shades of Grey – or The Moment Your Soul Died?

Arts, Books July 2, 2012 at 8:24 pm Comments

No matter where you go, you will see someone reading it. It’s taken the New York Bestseller List by storm and old ladies read it at bus stops. Luckily, Alex Davies has read it so you don’t have to.

An Evening of Rhythm and Blues

Local June 7, 2012 at 12:27 pm Comments

The Arts Centre was blessedly transformed back into a music venue last weekend, having done business as an exam hall for the past month. A rousing return to revelry was much appreciated, and who better toRead More

Avengers Assemble

Film May 18, 2012 at 12:33 pm Comments

HERE it is. The movie event that everyone has been waiting for. The one that has been building up ever since Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury proclaimed that he was impressed with Iron Man in aRead More

The Hunger Games

Film May 16, 2012 at 11:43 am Comments

AFTER we said an emotional goodbye to Harry Potter last year (although I expect it will not be a permanent one), and with a (perhaps less fond farewell) to Twilight imminent, the world may be atRead More

Local Festivals

Local May 12, 2012 at 10:16 am Comments

Fire in the Mountain: International Folk Festival of Cwnch Coch Taking place in Cwmnewidion Isaf (between Llanilar and Devil’s Bridge) from the 1st till the 5th June. It is being done as a not for profit event, with any moneyRead More

May Ball 2012 Preview

Local May 8, 2012 at 11:56 am Comments

EVERY year, the Guild saves their biggest show until last- the May Ball. This event, attended by over 3000 people, gives the students of Aberystwyth one last chance before the exam season truly kicks off (although,Read More