July17

Music Review: Arcade Fire – Everything Now

The fifth album from Arcade Fire opens with a brief plaintiff, maudlin, dejected repetitive lyrics that could possibly represent the ever so familiar repetitive humdrum and daily grind, the not so halcyon days of modern living.

Adventure Connections

A night filled with cocktails, games and laughter is never going to be a bad idea in my books, so when invited to join a cocktail making masterclass hosted by Adventure Connections, I jumped at the opportunity.

Food: El Pirata, Mayfair London

I got to thinking this when I first found out that El Pirata had been on the scene for 20 years. Over two decades in this town with the fickle memories is an immense feat and there’s no way a restaurant displaying any kind of mediocrity could possibly last that long so it’s with very high expectations that we descend into Mayfair to try it out.