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

DOVES ARE BACK!

Doves are back! The Manchester legends have emerged from the studio after their eleven-year hold on new music with Carousels. A swirling, percussive groove that emphatically unfurls their flag at the peak of British music once more. Tracing memories of childhood innocence, wild nights on the Waltzers and the fairground’s Continue reading DOVES ARE BACK!

SONY’S NEXT-GEN PLAYSTATION 5 CONSOLE

Sony’ has revealed it’s next-generation PlayStation 5 console. And by leading in gaming services will help Sony control the next-generation console market, says GlobalData. EXTENSIVE GAMES PORTFOLIO Rupantar Guha is the Senior Analyst of Thematic Research at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. He shared his views with us: Continue reading SONY’S NEXT-GEN PLAYSTATION 5 CONSOLE

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

INTI: THE INTERVIEW

INTI is the Manchester born multi-instrumentalist Mike Woodward. After establishing himself in the music industry as a session drummer and working on tours with the likes of Phoenix, London Grammar and Bipolar Sunshine he found his homegrown Manchester sound, fused with touches of post punk and new wave, which at Continue reading INTI: THE INTERVIEW

HOW HAVE I NOT HEARD OF NEIL GAIMAN?

The question still simmers away in my mind some 4 years after I first asked it, having just eagerly consumed my first novel of his… “How have I not heard of Neil Gaiman?” Having been provided a well-loved, well-worn copy of Neverwhere by my father, I ravenously devoured it whilst Continue reading HOW HAVE I NOT HEARD OF NEIL GAIMAN?

WHAT IS IT ABOUT NEW YORK CITY? BY NATALIE-EVE WILLIAMS

New York City. Like millions of other people, I was totally enchanted by the place from the moment my feet first walked upon it’s historic streets. I just can’t bear to be away from the place that has become my second home… LOVE AFFAIR My love affair with the city Continue reading WHAT IS IT ABOUT NEW YORK CITY? BY NATALIE-EVE WILLIAMS

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

GAMING GURU ADAM KORALIK: INTERVIEW

Adam Koralik is the guru of retro gaming. A YouTube personality, he delivers the history of video games along with all the latest news. This includes overviews of every console generation, working through his vast personal collection, and a special series focusing solely on the Dreamcast; Sega’s final console which Continue reading GAMING GURU ADAM KORALIK: INTERVIEW

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