Editors’ Pick

LCD Soundsystem Are Back

LCD Soundsystem Are Back

Arts, Editors' Pick, Music January 8, 2016 at 4:00 pm Comments

THERE’S A SONG on Daft Punk’s oft-underrated debut called “Teachers.” In it, the two producers, who hadn’t even put on their famous helmets yet, list off a huge list of other dance producers they’ve collaborated withRead More

Dealing with difficult housemates 101

Dealing with difficult housemates 101

Editors' Pick, Housing, Lifestyle, Student Living January 7, 2016 at 2:00 pm Comments

LAST YEAR we published a list of people to look out for when deciding on where to live next year, titled ‘Twenty flatmates you’ll come across at university and what to do about them’. Looking back,Read More

Four things that are just too stressful to deal with right now

Four things that are just too stressful to deal with right now

Editors' Pick, Lifestyle, Student Living January 4, 2016 at 1:00 pm Comments

IT IS THAT time of year again; assignments are piling up and all you really want to do is crawl into bed and wake up with a first in all of your exams and have itRead More

A Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 ground attack aircraft above northern England.

When Syria comes to Britain

Editors' Pick, Opinion December 29, 2015 at 7:00 pm Comments

YOU WOULD find it hard to believe that just under five years ago, Syria was a relatively peaceful country and, historically, the cradle of civilisation as part of Mesopotamia. Now Syria is one of the mostRead More

Twenty One Pilots at The Institute, Birmingham: Live Review

Twenty One Pilots at The Institute, Birmingham: Live Review

Arts, Editors' Pick December 17, 2015 at 8:00 pm Comments

Peering across a sea of heads, heavily dotted with red beanies and an excess of plaid, my friend and I watch the roadies complete the final sound checks for two American boys. Birmingham’s The Institute suddenlyRead More

Aberystwyth University Vice-Chancellor April McMahon.

Breaking News: Aberystwyth Vice-Chancellor to step down in 2016

Breaking News, Editors' Pick, News, University News December 4, 2015 at 6:39 pm Comments

FOLLOWING an Aberystwyth University Council meeting on the 4th December 2015, Vice-Chancellor Professor April McMahon announced plans to step down at the end of the 2015/2016 academic year. Professor April McMahon was appointed in August 2011 onRead More

Try something new this December

Try something new this December

Editors' Pick, Lifestyle November 30, 2015 at 2:30 pm Comments

THIS is a crucial time in the year. Motivation is slowly depleting, and all you want to do is to be at home with your family, friends, and mum’s cooking. However, assignments are piling up, deadlines drawingRead More

Podcast Review: Only Human

Podcast Review: Only Human

Arts, Editors' Pick, Podcasts November 20, 2015 at 6:00 pm Comments

ONLY HUMAN may well be one of the most important podcasts of all time. While this may seem like an incredibly bold claim, when faced with competition like This American Life and Welcome to Night Vale, bothRead More

Dear Friends

Dear Friends

The following is a message I initially wrote around midnight when the attacks were still taking place in Paris. It was written as a way of getting my thoughts and feelings down on the incident asRead More

ASM Presents… live music & Stock Exchange!

ASM Presents… live music & Stock Exchange!

Arts, Editors' Pick, News, University News November 13, 2015 at 6:15 pm Comments

ON SATURDAY 28th November 2015, Aberystwyth Student Media will be hosting our first live event of the year: ASM Presents! ASM Presents will take place in the Students’ Union and will begin at 6:30pm. The night promisesRead More