PINS’ FAITH VERN: THE INTERVIEW

PINS are a Manchester rock band, formed in 2011. The group includes lead singer Faith Vern, guitarist Lois MacDonald and bassist Kyoko Swan. An important all-female band, they’ll be playing the inaugural Fair Play Festival at the iconic St Philips Church in March 2020. It’s been 5 years since their Continue reading PINS’ FAITH VERN: THE INTERVIEW

WHY YOU NEED TO SEE STAR WARS EPISODE IX AT A DOLBY CINEMA

See Star Wars Episode IX at a Dolby Cinema

Dolby Cinema is officially up and running in Manchester and across the UK and we can’t stress this enough – it is the only way to watch Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker! STAR WARS EPISODE IX: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER WHY YOU NEED TO SEE STAR WARS Continue reading WHY YOU NEED TO SEE STAR WARS EPISODE IX AT A DOLBY CINEMA

HOW DO YOU SUM UP THE PAST DECADE?

As we approach the year 2020, we asked artists from the world of music, art, writing and film to give us their verdict on the previous 10 years. So much has happened but the question is simply… “How do you sum up the past decade?” THE WORLD OF MUSIC SUM Continue reading HOW DO YOU SUM UP THE PAST DECADE?

STAR WARS LYRICS IN SONGS

Star Wars references are everywhere! And we’ve picked out our favourite Star Wars lyrics for a cool playlist for you to enjoy today… STAR WARS LYRICS The Sounder – Gorillaz featuring Phi Life Cypher (G Sides – 2001) A great way to kick things off. The best film in the Continue reading STAR WARS LYRICS IN SONGS

THE STROKES – CODY SMYTH INTERVIEW

The Stokes: NYC, 2001

Here at The Journalix Towers, we’re all huge fans of The Strokes. I mean, who isn’t?! Many people claim they define an era but for us they define rock n roll. The music is so special and those images of the boys in New York at the turn of the Continue reading THE STROKES – CODY SMYTH INTERVIEW

INTERVIEW: SASAMI

Alix was recently given the chance to interview Sasami Ashworth, a classically trained musician who in her own words: “fucked a bunch of people on tour and wrote an album about it”. But her eponymous debut album, released back in March 2019, is much more than that. Originating as a Continue reading INTERVIEW: SASAMI

THE JOURNALIX CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS 2019

It’s getting to crunch time but what are you choosing to buy for your special loved ones this year? The Journalix Christmas gift ideas 2019 list includes film, music and video games and will help you find that something well within your budget for the young, the old and the Continue reading THE JOURNALIX CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS 2019

THE JUMANJI GAME ALL KIDS WANT FOR CHRISTMAS

Unite in adventure and laughter in the action-packed Jumanji game, as you try to survive the ultimate challenge for those seeking to leave their world behind! Now available for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC Digital! JUMANJI GAME TOPS ALL CHRISTMAS WISH LISTS Only you and three teammates can Continue reading THE JUMANJI GAME ALL KIDS WANT FOR CHRISTMAS

NBHD FESTIVAL 2019: REVIEW

As if you needed telling – but Manchester doesn’t half know how to put on a good show! Just 24 hours after an incident had the city on lockdown, our favourite event of the year NBHD Festival once again took over Manchester for a day of rock ‘n roll with Continue reading NBHD FESTIVAL 2019: REVIEW

GIG: THE SNUTS AT YES

We’re back in the Pink Room at YES, this time it’s for The Snuts, and our first time seeing them live. HIGHLY ANTICIPATED We’ve heard good things and the buzz in the room is of excitement, from the many in The Snuts t-shirts and anticipation from obvious The Snuts virgins Continue reading GIG: THE SNUTS AT YES