Live Review / Foals @ Barclaycard Arena (19.02.16)

Back in February 2014, Yannis Philippakis attempted his usual jump from the balcony at Birmingham's O2 Academy during Foals' headline tour, only to be restrained by security. Flash forward two years later, and he finally achieved his stage-jumping dream in Birmingham, only this time in a much large setting: the Barclaycard Arena. When news broke… Continue reading Live Review / Foals @ Barclaycard Arena (19.02.16)

Playlist / Summer Tunes

It may only be April, but lighter nights and the hint of sunny weather has prompted the majority of us to dig out our sunglasses and blast the summer tunes already. Here are some that I think are perfect for this summer, with some words and a Spotify playlist to accompany the perfect sunny walk… Continue reading Playlist / Summer Tunes

Playlist / Eat, Sleep, Read, Repeat

Need a break from all that revision and essay stress? Can't sleep? Well... I must have a playlist for everything, whether it's for walking to university, getting the perfect songs together to help me through an essay and even when I'm relaxing and trying to sleep. This playlist is one I've compiled with some gorgeously comforting… Continue reading Playlist / Eat, Sleep, Read, Repeat

Live Review / Peace @ The Library, Institute (24.01.15)

There’s nothing better than a band playing their hometown, especially a small and intimate venue such as the Institute’s Library. This was the second of two dates in Birmingham for Peace, preceding the release of their second studio album Happy People.  Another local band, Juice, certainly warmed the crowd up with several mosh pit-inducing songs… Continue reading Live Review / Peace @ The Library, Institute (24.01.15)