Song of the Year 2015

Impact Nottingham, my university's magazine, made a playlist of the best songs of 2015. My contribution was Alabama Shakes' Gimme All Your Love, off their second album Sound & Color, which incidentally is my album of the year too. Below is my write-up of the track. You can see the full playlist here, and listen to the … Continue reading Song of the Year 2015

Film Review: Amy

The fact that you know how the story will end gives Amy a sense of foreboding which only amplifies as the documentary develops. Entirely told through the use of existing footage – much of it previously unseen – and interviews with the most important people surrounding Amy Winehouse during her 27 years, director Asif Kapadia … Continue reading Film Review: Amy