AN INTERVIEW WITH DOVES’ JEZ WILLIAMS

If you didn’t know already, Manchester heroes Doves are back with new music. Their fifth album The Universal Want was released on Friday to richly deserved high praise and fanfare after a 9-year hiatus – and we for one couldn’t be happier! To celebrate another important milestone in musical history Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH DOVES’ JEZ WILLIAMS

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

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?

STEVEN SPIELBERG’S READY PLAYER ONE

Have you seen Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One yet? I wasn’t in a rush to but events transpired that I ended up seeing it twice within a week. A rare thing these days, but no regrets because it’s a complete romp! Definitely one for a younger adult audience, but not Continue reading STEVEN SPIELBERG’S READY PLAYER ONE

GIGANTOSAURUS: THE GAME – OUT NOW

THE SMASH HIT DINO SHOW COMES TO LIFE IN THE FRANCHISE’S FIRST EVER VIDEO GAME FEATURING 1-4 PLAYER ADVENTURES AND RACING ACTION FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY TOGETHER GIGANTOSAURUS: THE GAME LAUNCHES TODAY!  Leading animation entertainment company Cyber Group Studios, worldwide family entertainment publisher Outright Games™ and Bandai Namco Continue reading GIGANTOSAURUS: THE GAME – OUT NOW

MARK TATULLI: THE INTERVIEW

With the release of his new book “Short & Skinny” we had the chance to interview Mark Tatulli, a man who is very talented with a pen in his hand. He first came to our attention via his brilliantly dark comic strip Liō but with a career which includes being Continue reading MARK TATULLI: THE INTERVIEW

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?

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

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

MR POPPER’S PENGUINS AT WATERSIDE

Christmas is nearly here folks! And there are plenty of festive theatre shows for all the family to enjoy across Greater Manchester throughout the season. One which has caught our eye this year is the stage adaptation of the much-loved book Mr Popper’s Penguins. We caught up with Emma Earle Continue reading MR POPPER’S PENGUINS AT WATERSIDE