June 20, 2017Comments Off on Films to watch this summer if you don't like blockbusters
If you like giant robots, costumed crime-fighters or computer-generated simians, this summer’s cinematic offerings are unlikely to disappoint. Blockbusters, though, aren’t for everybody. So what is out there if you... Read More
June 11, 2017Comments Off on ‘I created this character called Katy Perry. I didn’t want to be Katheryn Hudson. It was too scary’
[unable to retrieve full-text content] On the eve of her fifth album and Glastonbury debut, the pastors’ daughter-turned-hit machine talks about ‘purposeful pop’, the joy of meditation, and her feud... Read More
May 20, 2017Comments Off on MIA: ‘This a white country, you don’t have to spell it out to me’
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Maya Arulpragasam is bringing dancehall, hip-hop and grime to this year’s Meltdown. Is the outspoken British Sri Lankan the best argument for positive cultural appropriation?... Read More
May 11, 2017Comments Off on Cosmo Pyke: ‘I'm this Peckham guy who wants to take up all opportunities'
[unable to retrieve full-text content] A skater, graffiti artist and model, 18-year-old Pyke is also a fast-rising jazzy indie multi-instrumentalist, with gentrification and class-consciousness on his mind Cosmo Pyke may... Read More