The Official Albums Chart in the UK will incorporate audio streams as of March 2015, the Official Charts Company has announced.Continue Reading "Official Albums Chart to incorporate streams from March 2015"
Grace Ackerman, Phil Plested, Phil Leigh and Matt Holmes make up Chasing Grace – an indie-pop group who formed at Rickmansworth School in Hertfordshire. The four friends got their big break after performing at a “Battle of the Bands” competition at the school, where they impressed none other than Shahid Khan, better known as Naughty Boy.Continue Reading "Bands to Watch: Chasing Grace"
If you have ever played a video game or watched a film, you will have undoubtedly witnessed the iconic moment in which a character has escaped from prison; whether the criminal has dug a tunnel out of the confinement using nothing but a spoon or blown the cell wall off using a DIY explosion. The Escapists is a game based around this concept. So cue “The Great Escape” theme song, as The Escapists has busted its way onto the Xbox One through the ID@Xbox program.Continue Reading "Review: The Escapists"
It’s no surprise that Rosie Lowe has pursued a career in music. The Devon-born singer-songwriter comes from a family of musicians, who brought her up on a rich musical diet, which saw her learning how to play the violin and the piano by the age of five.
Heavily inspired by jazz and soul musicians such as Ella Fitzgerald, Joni Mitchell and Billie Holiday, Lowe has been compared to the likes of Laura Mvula, Solange Knowles and Jessie Ware, and it’s clear to see why.Continue Reading "Bands to Watch: Rosie Lowe"
“Ex Machina” is the directorial debut from Alex Garland, who has turned his attention to filmmaking, having penned the box office hits such as “The Beach”, “28 Days Later” and “Dredd”.Continue Reading "Review: Ex Machina"