The Xbox 360 conversion of Telltale games latest Sam and Max collection of adventure is with us, but who exactly is it for?
Vroom Vroom. Crash bang wallop. There you have the sum experience of my previous dalliances with the Forza series, racing sims that were utterly beautiful to look at, but for those weaned on a diet of Burnouts and PGRs, intensely difficult and frustrating.
Gary Numan never went away. Ever since the demise of his career as a hit maker and alternative pin up back when The Pleasure Principle came out he’s been plugging away, self releasing album after album that you’ve never heard.
Aoife Barry hit the road to see Marina and the Diamonds, Miike Snow and Digitalism gig in Carlow, of all places.
Primavera Sound Thursday report featuring Pavement, The XX, Fuck Buttons, Moderat, The Fall, Smith Westerns, Comanechi, Crocodiles & Surfer
Primavera Sound Friday update featuring Shellac, Pixies, Owen Pallett, Low, Hope Sandoval, Best Coast, Beak>, Wilco & more.
Primavera Sound Saturday report featuring Michael Rother, Yeasayer, Grizzly Bear & The Pet Shop Boys.
The poetry of true experience - Perfume Genius at St. Philip's Church, Salford on Monday 18th October 2010.
Aoife Barry reviews the Coen Brothers' adaptation of True Grit.
You'd be forgiven for not knowing John Grant from the band he fronted for ten years, The Czars. The acclaim their four records received was never matched with commercial success and the band split in 2004. They did, however, have superfans in Midlake, who convinced Grant to make an album in their studio, serving as his backing band in the process.