BOOKS PLAYLIST

BOOKS PLAYLIST If you are a regular visitor to TheJournalix.com you will know we specialise in movies, music, video games and… books! So how about a books playlist? Admittedly, some of us round ‘ere like the idea of reading rather than actually doing it. The idea includes visiting a tatty Continue reading BOOKS PLAYLIST

CHARLIE CLINTON’S QUARANTINE COVERS

You may have already seen some of these circling on social media? Reworkings of some of the most famous artworks in modern times! We were so impressed with this Coronavirus-isolation-inspired art, we spoke to the man behind it all! Graphic designer/video producer Charlie Clinton works for Radio X, where he Continue reading CHARLIE CLINTON’S QUARANTINE COVERS

MANC MADE / ACTS OF HOPE

Out 24th April 2020, MANC MADE /// ACTS OF HOPE is an 18 track compilation album created & curated by musician Ben Guy and brought to life by Manchester’s newest record label, 42’s Records. The aim is to raise funds for the charity MancSpirit in support of their Creative Change Continue reading MANC MADE / ACTS OF HOPE

HAPPY STAR WARS DAY

Happy Star Wars Day one and all! We here at The Journalix are huge fans of Star Wars. Yes the prequels aren’t all that and there were some questionable decisions in the latest installments but largely this is a franchise worth celebrating #MayThe4thBeWithYou. And to do so, we’ve picked out Continue reading HAPPY STAR WARS DAY

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 ADVENTURES OF TINTIN VIDEO GAME

Tintin and his dear Snowy will soon make a comeback on PC and consoles. Microids and Moulinsart have announced a Tintin video game as the signature of a partnership for the development and publishing based on the comic book series. The Adventures of Tintin created by Hergé, published by Casterman Continue reading THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN VIDEO GAME

CORONAVIRUS PLAYLIST – MUSIC IS MEDICINE

We’ve got a coronavirus playlist for you today – we like to stay topical! And is it too soon to do something like this, as our nation and the rest of the world goes into meltdown? Or is it all a bit too late…?! But stick with us, for music Continue reading CORONAVIRUS PLAYLIST – MUSIC IS MEDICINE

INTERVIEW WITH ROCK N ROLL PHOTOGRAPHER TRACEY WELCH

When we first saw the work of photographer Tracey Welch, printed in Q magazine, we were instantly impressed. She has a cool eye for the perfect shot and isn’t afraid to get deep amongst the action in order to get it. By chance, we discovered a number of cool photos Continue reading INTERVIEW WITH ROCK N ROLL PHOTOGRAPHER TRACEY WELCH

NEW EP FROM TURIN BRAKES’ OLLY KNIGHTS

Olly Knights (Turin Brakes) & Keyboardist Philip Marten Reunite to Form OKPM New release The Rewilding EP is their first offering of electronic folk alchemy… “It started off as a follow up to my solo album from a few years before – If Not Now, When. I was hugely inspired Continue reading NEW EP FROM TURIN BRAKES’ OLLY KNIGHTS

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?