Unbroken

Unbroken

Directed by Angelina Jolie and based on a best-selling book by Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken tells the genuinely incredible true survival story of former Olympic athlete Louis Zamperini. After his fighter plane crashes in the Pacific during World...

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Smoke Fairies - 'Wild Winter'

Smoke Fairies - 'Wild Winter'

For Smoke Fairies, winter is a part of the year that “will always be bittersweet and wild”. ‘Wild Winter’ is a Christmas album, but one that reflects on loneliness. ‘Christmas Without A Kiss’ is a deflated opener, a slow surge of...

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Los Campesinos! - 'A Los Campesinos! Christmas'

Los Campesinos! - 'A Los Campesinos! Christmas'

Nowadays, the one-off seasonal hit is a closed shop; indie bands after the kind of Christmas bonus Wizzard got in 1973 with ‘I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday’ must be inventive. Comprising six tracks including reworked ’70s classics and...

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Mark Kozelek - 'Sings Christmas Carols'

Mark Kozelek - 'Sings Christmas Carols'

And so this is Christmas, and what has Mark Kozelek done? If you’ve kept abreast of the 47-year old’s antics this year – he dismissed an audience in North Carolina as “fucking hillbillies” and started a beef with The War On Drugs by...

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D'Angelo And The Vanguard - 'Black Messiah'

D'Angelo And The Vanguard - 'Black Messiah'

Since the turn of the century, when he reinvented soul music with his second album, 2000’s 'Voodoo', all we've heard from D'Angelo were rumours: drugs and drink, car crashes and rehab, but - a couple of controversial leaks aside - no new music....

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Dumb and Dumber To - Film Review

Dumb and Dumber To - Film Review

"Did you have a C-section - or were you able to give birth au snatcherel ?" That's actually one of the smartest jokes in this relentlessly crass comedy sequel, which reunites simpleton pals Harry Dunne (Jeff Daniels) and Lloyd Christmas (Jim...

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Nicki Minaj - 'The Pinkprint'

Nicki Minaj - 'The Pinkprint'

What to make of Nicki Minaj. The 32-year-old banged on the door of hip-hop’s boys club with explosive second mixtape ‘Sucka Free’ in 2008. In 2010, she kicked it clean off its hinges with the raging, electric ‘Pink Friday’, a debut album...

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20 Tracks You Need To Hear This Week (17/12/2014)

20 Tracks You Need To Hear This Week (17/12/2014)

The Killers - Joel, The Lump Of Coal (feat. Jimmy Kimmel) Of The Killers’ nine Christmas singles for the Red charity to date, this looks like their best shot at festive immortality. The moving story follows a “lump of anthracite” called...

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Enemy - Film Review

Enemy - Film Review

Adam Bell is stuck in a rut. The bearded history professor played by Jake Gyllenhaal in Enemy gives the same lecture about totalitarianism every day, at the University Of Greater Toronto, then shuffles back to his shabby flat to have detached...

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Kid Astray - 'Back To The Ordinary' EP

Kid Astray - 'Back To The Ordinary' EP

In lead vocalist/pianist Benjamin Giørtz and singer/synth player Elizabeth Wu, Norwegian pop band Kid Astray count a junior golf champion and a prodigious young pianist among their number. But the sextet’s music isn’t nearly as interesting as...

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