REVIEW: Enter Shikari Smash The People’s Palace

“This is a hobby that’s gotten out of hand” …Shouts a bewildered Rou Reynolds to a frenzied crowd of 10,000 people. The genre bending DIY band from St Albans have defied all laws of music to be here tonight; starting out through their own record label and never selling out to mass consumerism, their sound…

Review: Off With Their Heads – The King Blues

They’re back and pissed off again, and rightly so. The political motivation behind The King Blues latest 20 minute mini album is glaringly evident even by just looking at the album sleeve. Is that David Cameron’s severed head? Being held in the air by frontman Itch’s tattooed knuckles? It most definitely is, and it’s brilliant. Never…

Review: This Unruly Mess I’ve Made – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

“There’s blood in the streets, no justice, no peace.” Macklemore tries his hardest, doesn’t he. He continues to give his two cents, only to be met with majority criticism and condemnation. I get it; a white male from Seattle, how oppressed can he be? Can it really be that he has two songs completely unironically titled…

ISSUES – “Groping is what clubbing is for, right?”

In my experience a small minority of (to avoid generalising) men take clubbing as an excuse to re-instate their twisted ideals of a patriarchal society. This is a prominent problem in the house music scene, as the dancefloor turns into what can be described only as an oversaturated meat market in the eyes of lads in Primark beaters, Red Stripe in…