FILM REVIEWS: MILITARY WIVES, SONIC, GREED

The Journalix reviews the latest and greatest films to come to the cinema! This week’s releases including Greed starring Steve Coogan, the tale of the Military Wives starring Sharon Horgan and Kristen Scott Thomas and the much-anticipated Sonic with Jim Carrey playing his arch nemesis. GREED Greed tells the story Continue reading FILM REVIEWS: MILITARY WIVES, SONIC, GREED

CARAVAN PALACE AT THE ALBERT HALL

On the night Brexit finally came to pass The Journalix danced the night away with French electronic group Caravan Palace at a glorious venue named after a German prince who had a huge influence on British culture. It was a bit of an unusual start to the night with no Continue reading CARAVAN PALACE AT THE ALBERT HALL

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

KEANE – MANCHESTER APOLLO: REVIEW

After 7 years in the cold, KEANE play the O2 Apollo Manchester to remind us of what we’ve been missing all this time. Read Una’s review of a triumphant return… Following the breakdown of his marriage Tim Rice-Oxley sat down and poured his heart out in the only way he Continue reading KEANE – MANCHESTER APOLLO: REVIEW

STAR SHAPED MANCHESTER: GIG

As the Insta post for Star Shaped Manchester promised: And so it was. We’ve been to Star Shaped Manchester before. Also, their Oasis night at Zombie Shack a few years ago, so we know we’re in for a good night. Well day, as it started at 2.15pm. And we were Continue reading STAR SHAPED MANCHESTER: GIG

THE KOOKS SOTC: GIG

One of our favourite festivals Sounds of the City is back in Manchester, and so are The Kooks! Chief music writer Alix headed out to review The Kooks SOTC 2019, read on… SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2019 Castlefield Bowl is such a top Manchester outdoor venue. Easy to get to,  Continue reading THE KOOKS SOTC: GIG

BOOK: A GOOD GIRL’S GUIDE TO MURDER

A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder: The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the crime, Pippa Continue reading BOOK: A GOOD GIRL’S GUIDE TO MURDER

BOOK: MINIMAL FILM

We recently received our copy of the book Minimal Film by Matteo Civaschi. An uber cool graphic design book which invites the reader to see cinema from a different perspective. From Alien to Rain Man, Star Wars to Psycho, E.T. to Ghost… Minimal Film introduces cinema according to Shortology. This Continue reading BOOK: MINIMAL FILM

COURTEENERS AT HEATON PARK

The loudest and most colourful of triumphant returns was made by Courteeners at Heaton Park on Saturday. Parklife had already warmed up, or rather severely muddied the park in preparation. With tickets in hand and raring to go 50,000 fans came from all over the UK for Courteeners biggest headline Continue reading COURTEENERS AT HEATON PARK