Most areas in the UK are home to bands and musicians who have achieved national and global success – if you look at Manchester (The Smiths, Oasis, The Courteeners), Sheffield (Arctic Monkeys) and even Devon (Muse), these are places which … Continue reading BAND FEATURE – Lincolnshire’s Local Limelight: Mint and The Vigilantes!
It’s been well over a month now since university started, and it’s fair to say the real nitty gritty work has started to be set now – essay deadlines are less than a month away, and this time every single mark will contribute towards my final degree grade, which is daunting to say the least. Seminar work has also stepped up a gear – for one of my elective modules, Mental Health and Disorder, we’ve been asked to pick a side of an argument, compile a ton of research about it, before bringing it all back to the classroom to … Continue reading Why I believe debates such as my psychology course’s are helping towards reducing mental health stigma (and how it’s encouraged me to talk about my experiences).
This blog is all about supporting and showing love for new emerging bands in the music scene – one such rising name is Preston based group Three Day Weekend. The bunch of talented lads who make up the group are … Continue reading BAND FEATURE – Three Day Weekend
The original plan was that after Newton Faulkner, I’d save my money for a while and wait for Bastille to come around, the day after my 20th birthday… … that plan didn’t stick for long. Last weekend whilst I was … Continue reading GIG REVIEW: Get Inuit, The HiLos and The Vigilantes @ The Platform, Lincoln
2016 has been an incredibly strong year for emerging bands! Through various channels such as Spotify and The Hyve I’ve stumbled upon amazing songs and they deserve the success some of them have unfairly missed out on! I’m positive the … Continue reading Best Songs of 2016 so far…from up and coming acts!
Students don’t just come to lectures to listen and write notes. There are many types of lecture students! No specific people were inspiraton for any of the groups mentioned in this blog post. Continue reading Types of Students You’ll Find in Every Lecture!
Lincolnshire, the place I’ve spent all my life in, only has a couple of entertainment hotspots and one of these includes The Engine Shed, which is in the county town. Situated in the centre of a thriving university campus, the … Continue reading GIG REVIEW: Newton Faulkner, Lauren Rycroft and Sound of the Sirens @ The Engine Shed, Lincoln!
The first time I’d heard of Blossoms was through a very modern way of band promotions – the five piece from Stockport had just released ‘At Most A Kiss’ and it popped up as an advert on a YouTube video; … Continue reading GIG REVIEW: Blossoms, Declan McKenna and Cabbage @ Rock City, Nottingham!
In a blink of an eye, I’ve reached the end of two weeks of lectures and seminars. Many second and third year gravely warned me last year that second year takes a significant and scary jump up from first year. … Continue reading Surviving the first two weeks of university!
As an avid music listener, over the years I have listened to countless genres, yet only a select elite group of albums stick out in my mind enough for me to name off the top of my head as my … Continue reading The 10 Best Albums Ever Made!* (*may be 100% based on personal opinion).