News / Record Store Day highlights

Posted

Categories: Music | News

record store day

Record Store Day has once again been a huge success, a new generation has caught onto its charms and has been lapping up all of the limited edition goodies. Here is a selection from the UK and US… Dave Grohl was this years RSD Ambassador and the Foo Fighters produced a unique record for the… Read more »

News / Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist 2015

Posted

Categories: Books | News

baileys prize for women writers

The UK’s only annual book award for fiction written by a woman – The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction – has announced the 2015 shortlist. The selection includes five previously shortlisted authors and one debut novelist. The 2015 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist is: Rachel Cusk – Outline Laline Paull – The Bees Kamila… Read more »

News / Record Store Day UK

Posted

Categories: Music | News

record store day

Have you been queuing since dawn? Are you getting down to your nearest independent Record Store to show your support for the independent sector? If you are, very well done indeed, if not redeem yourselves by ordering some RSDUK special releases from one of those lovely record shops. They are all detailed on the Record… Read more »

News / Slow West Trailer, Western starring Michael Fassbender

Posted

Categories: Film & TV | News

slow west

Slow West is an upcoming American-British co production written and directed by John MacLean. It stars Michael Fassbender as an outlaw helping Kodi Smit-McPhee find his long lost love. Ben Mendelsohn appears to be playing the bad guy, something he does very well indeed. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 24,… Read more »

News / New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Teaser 2

Posted

Categories: Film & TV | News

star wars 7

The eleven year old kid in me that saw the first Star Wars film back in 1977 is very excited indeed… Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd have released the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer for director J.J. Abrams’ impending sequel. The film is set 30 years after the events of Star Wars: Return of… Read more »

News / Final bands announced for 2000trees Festival

Posted

Categories: Music | News

2000 trees festival

‘The best place to discover your new favourite band’ 9-11 July 2015, Upcote Farm, near Cheltenham, GLOS. GL54 4BL The final raft of bands has been revealed for the 2000trees Festival, as organisers confirm they expect the event to sell out. Joining the likes of Deaf Havana, Alkaline Trio, Idlewild, We Are The Ocean, The… Read more »

News / First trailer for Amy Winehouse documentary

Posted

Categories: Film & TV | News

amy documentary

A trailer has been released for Amy the story of the singer’s life and career. The doc is directed by BAFTA-winning Senna helmer Asif Kapadia. Altitude Film Distribution has set a July 3 release for the Amy Winehouse documentary, almost four years to the day of her untimely death at 27. The film has just… Read more »

News / Suffragette – new trailer

Posted

Categories: Film & TV | News

suffragette

Suffragette is a new film coming from Film 4, Written by Abi Morgan (Shame) and directed by Sarah Gavron (Brick Lane), it stars Carey Mulligan alongside Helena Bonham-Carter, Brendan Gleeson, Anne Marie Duff, Ben Whishaw, Meryl Streep. Mulligan plays a women’s rights activist in the early days of the feminist movement. Official synopsis for Suffragette:… Read more »

News / New trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road

Posted

Categories: Film & TV | News

mad max fury road

Fury Road must be one of the most hotly anticipated films of the year, with Tom Hardy as Max and original Director George Miller at the helm it brings Max Rockatansky into the post apocalyptic 21st Century. A new trailer has been released ahead of the films debut at Cannes on 24th May, the same… Read more »