July, 2014

Film Review: Mood Indigo

Ah, Gondry! Michel, ma belle. Like a reanimated ghoul risen from the cold, dead earth, here he is – looking as singularly scruffy and angularly awkward as ever.

First Look – Goosebumps

Here is a first look at the forthcoming movie Goosebumps, starring Jack Black as young adult horror author R.L. Stine. Trouble begins when the authors storybook monsters become unleashed on the town of Greendale, Maryland.

Car Review: Nissan Qashqai Acenta Premium 1.2 DIG-T

I WONDER if they have an automotive crystal ball at Nissan? If so, they use it to help create what drivers want even before they know they want it.Consider the Qashqai, the car that invented a whole new motoring genre – the SUV crossover.

Sponsored Post: Hakkasan, MGM Grand Las Vegas

According to the old saying… “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas”.. but times are changing in this Nevadian Oasis and it’s becoming increasingly more well known for it’s hip restaurants and nightclubs almost as much as the Elvis Impersonators, Boxing and drive-thru Weddings.

Review: Jungle- Jungle

Highly anticipated album’ is more often than not a term used to describe albums that aren’t highly anticipated at all.

Sponsored Video: Acer – Iconia A1-830

After the recent domination of Samsung and Apple in the tablet market, it’s great to see someone else, i.e. Acer throwing their techno hat into the ring with an all new tablet, the Iconia A1-830.

Car Review: Volvo V40 D2 R-Design Nav

AS a nipper in a car-less family, I was fascinated with motors, especially those driven by hero-types on TV.So, along with the original Batmobile and James Bond’s gadget-filled Aston Martin, I was besotted with The Saint’s Volvo coupe.

Farmfestival 2014

Preview: Farmfest 2014

Mid-July and Festival season is well in full swing. Glastonbury is nearly a month behind, us Latitude is happening as we speak and it is still over a month until the Isle of Wight hosts Bestival in early September.

Film Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

The beautifully visual book ended with the solitary deep piercing eyes of an ape filling the screen, both before and after the journey they have endured, during this next chapter ‘Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes’ directed by Matt Reeves (Cloverfield).

Win Futurama Season 7 on Blu-ray™

Crammed with a whole new dimension of extras not shown on TV, Season 7’s cosmic collection includes 13 bizarre and brilliant episodes involving ancient prophecies, presidents’ heads, robot gangsters, angry butterflies, and of course, sausage-making

Film Review: I Am Divine

If you are a fan of the film Pink Flamingos or American counter-culture in general you should watch ‘I Am Devine’, a new documentary by Jeffrey Schwarz about the life of Harris Glenn Milstead, better know as the actor, performer and drag queen elect, Devine.

The 10 Best Tracks of 2014 So Far. Probably.

The 10 Best Tracks of 2014 So Far. Probably.

It goes without saying that 2014 like every other year has spoilt us for music, and it is impossible to compress 6+ months of music into 10 stand-out tracks without leaving some out, but I did it anyway. So treat this as an essential playlist if you like.