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Expand Your Lockdown Listens With Our Favourite Compilations

Let’s be honest; lockdown is difficult, long and often boring. If you’re reading in England you’ll probably relate to a seemingly nationwide feeling that this third lockdown is the worst so far, made grimmer by shorter, darker days. However, a lot of people also want to come out of this having achieved something, whether that’s […]

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New Year, New Genre

With 2020 barely behind us but hopefully left to eternal oblivion, the time has finally arrived for brand new beginnings. Nobody can know for sure what this next decade will bring us, but all we can hope for is anything resemblant of roaring. This brings us to the genre choice we have chosen to bless […]

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ReelGems – ‘Estupenda Café Bar’, Madrid’s one-of-a-kind Twin Peaks rendition

Praised by David Lynch himself, Madrid’s iconic ‘Estupenda Café Bar’ is struggling to keep afloat. Brought to life in 2018 by Silvia Prieto, a David Lynch superfan and Twin Peaks enthusiast, it has garnered attention from all over the world due to its impressively accurate design and dreamy décor. The legendary singer Rebekah del Rio […]

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Why You Should Immerse Yourself in Ambient Flo

At the beginning of the year when time lost its structure and the days melted into a long, anxiety fuelled mess, I fell down a YouTube rabbit hole. I’m not the first and I certainly won’t be the last, but this particular rabbit hole introduced me to the fantastic channel should be asleep, dedicated solely […]

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Music to dream you’re at gigs to…

Another day has passed, and once again I find myself looking up from my laptop at 4pm and exclaiming “how is it dark already?” as the weeks blur into a smudge. We’ve lost a lot of things this year, but perhaps the most gaping hole in the health of my social life is left by […]

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Analysing a Scene: The subtle genius of The Social Network

Since its release in 2010, The Social Network has become a modern classic. Directed by David Fincher and written by Aaron Sorkin, the film was destined to be great. However, we all know we love it, but only a few can really understand why. As the true cinephiles that we are, we went on a […]

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This Must Be The Place Festival Review

The Belgrave Music Hall is one of the best venues in the country and is fast becoming one of Leeds’ most well-known gems. With its cozy snug bar, stunning rooftop garden and endless supplies of fresh pizza and loaded session fries, its the ultimate place to spend an idle weekend. So, its annual bank-holiday weekend […]

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How ‘Drive’ became a cult classic

Every year, the film industry pumps out hundreds of films. Many of those are entirely forgettable and only a small amount are praised by critics and nominated for important awards. Still, just a very select few of those films are talked about years after. Films that are impossible to shake off, to stop thinking about. […]

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Why we should stop praising Woody Allen

2017 and 2018 have been interesting years for Hollywood. With dozens and dozens of women speaking out about sexual assault within the industry and people finally condemning the producers and directors that committed the crimes, it feels like a slow but real turning point for women everywhere. However, there is one filmmaker that seems to […]