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For the first few 
minutes of Sing, you’d be forgiven for thinking you’re watching a sequel to one of last year’s best animated movies, Zootropolis. All creatures great and small…

As the enfant terrible of French-Canadian cinema, it’s fitting that Xavier Dolan’s debut, 2009’s I Killed My Mother, saw him symbolically offing his mum. Six years on from that film’s…

Paolo Virzi’s Italian drama Human Capital, based on the 2004 novel by American author Stephen Amidon, crafts a story told from multiple points of view twisting love, class and ambition…

If the idea of Leona Lewis turning Trent Reznor’s unflinching look at smack addiction into a “mum’s favourite” fills you with horror, you’d better look away now. True,…

There’s been a lot of talk about alter egos in rock recently. We’ve had Lizzie Grant’s glamourous Lana Del Rey, and of course Marina Diamandis’ Electra Heart, a character born…

The Mercury Prize comes round so often it’s starting to make our heads spin. We’ve decided to cut out the middleman and save ourselves further writing on the subject, by…

The Cribs have revealed a last minute single ‘Housewife’, and check out the spooky promo here. ‘Housewife’ was recorded at Edwyn Collins’ West Heath studio whilst the band were working…

100 Greatest Music Videos

Ever since the dawn of MTV made the possibilities and influence of music videos seem infinite, what used to be an extra promotional tool has become a veritable art-form in…

You may be aware of the Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon, a trivia game based on the concept of the small world phenomenon which rests on the assumption that any…

Sunday was a big day for Lady Gaga. First up she had the VMAs, which saw her win eight awards (including most bizarrely Best Pop Video AND Best Dance Video…

The Joy Formidable are currently on the Emerge NME Radar Tour with Chapel Club. Purchase your tickets here. Day One. Leeds Festival, 2010. Not long after midday, The Joy Formidable…

Cert: 12A, 2hr9mins Starring: Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Quinton Aaron You get the measure of The Blind Side – the film Sandra Bullock bagged an Oscar for – without…

Digging up buried treasure from the depths of our collection. This week – Luke Turner on the post-punk obscurity that warmed the young Jarvis Cocker’s cockles. It was not being…

The Chapman Family onstage at Nottingham So we arrived in Nottingham and realized that it’s shit-lined streets are very similar to the groggy, smog-stained shop fronts and dilapidated housing we’re…

If there’s one rock specimen in mortal need of stamping out, it’s the morose singer-songwriter. Its tyranny can be seen all over our once-pure landscape: Nutini, Morrison, Blunt et al,…

TLC : Fanmail

So, kids, life’s one long round of shopping for hockey jerseys in supermalls, drinking Basil Hayden‘s and cruising down by the lake in daddy’s car? Then ‘Utopia Parkway’ is the…

Manchester Academy

Welcome to songs about “crazy love and all that shit”. Dressed in electric blue, with her trademark wind-tunnel hair, flailing arms, happy-mad countenance and dance routines akin to someone struggling…