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Gig review: The Breakout Club

Music is enormously diverse these days. The internet has inspired and given way to wonderful, eclectic musicians the world over. Some say we live in a post genre age. This change was evident at The Breakout Club showcase of new bands. A roster of exciting acts with fresh, innovative sounds took to the stage at […]

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Concert review: Words First Live

Spoken word poetry is one of the most exciting forms of artistic expression around today. On Saturday 4th June, six of its leading lights, aged 16-25, brought down the ceiling at the Roundhouse. After six months of mentoring by some of the leading talent on the spoken word scene, their specially written pieces were something […]

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Concert review: Dirtee Verse

Dizzee Rascal’s first album, Boy In Da Corner, is considered seminal amongst grime music aficionados. A recent show at the Roundhouse saw, amongst other things, poet Debris Stevenson attempt to alchemise it into a series of spoken word pieces. She commanded the room with charisma and lyrical skill. But was it wise of her to […]

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Gig review: The Breakout Club

It may have been a Monday night, but the string of new music acts at the Amersham Arms on 14th March was anything but depressing. The pub in New Cross played host to The Breakout Club showcase. Four unsigned artists / bands performed, each with an uncanny ability to entertain and enthral. The evening was […]

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Films

Sexual health vox pop

A short vox pop video and improvised spoken word poem

A short vox pop video on the complex nature of domestic...