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WORDS WEEKEND REVIEW: Rattle Snake @ Sage Gateshead (08.12.19)

Helen Redfern attends a screening of Open Clasp’s hard-hitting play

Mon 9 Dec 2019 | VIEW

Six Of The Best: Mike Tweddle (Broken Scar Productions)

The founder of Darlington-based independent film and media production company lists a broad range of his favourite things.

Wed 8 Apr 2020 | VIEW

Six Of The Best: Chris J. Allan & Jonny Tull

The pair behind the Filmhouse Sunderland project tell us about their top six foreign-language movies as they announce a weekly film watchlist to keep independent film lovers entertained during lockdown

Mon 11 May 2020 | VIEW

Six Of The Best – Robert Kilburn (Tyne and Weird)

The Tyne and Weird filmmaker gives us his six of the best

Tue 13 Aug 2019 | VIEW

REVIEW: Wish You Were Here Too @ Star & Shadow Cinema, Newcastle (23.03.19)

Benjamin Lowes-Smith immerses himself in a fantastic collection of cultural artefacts as part of the all day event

Wed 27 Mar 2019 | VIEW


Reese Witherspoon impresses in the adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s memoirs

Mon 19 Jan 2015 | VIEW

REVIEW: Whiplash

JK Simmons and Miles Teller impress in the film that’s more Full Metal Jacket than Fame

Wed 28 Jan 2015 | VIEW

REVIEW: What We Do In The Shadows

The latest Taika Waititi-Jemaine Clement hook up is a ridiculously funny send-up

Mon 24 Nov 2014 | VIEW


Stephen Daldry’s latest uncovers a wealth of new acting talent

Sun 8 Feb 2015 | VIEW

REVIEW: The Theory of Everything

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones are spectacular in an otherwise slightly underwhelming look at Stephen Hawking’s first marriage

Mon 5 Jan 2015 | VIEW

ALBUM REVIEW: @StaggerLeeF discovers @the_go_team’s new album mixes pop with politics, resulting in a petrol bomb i…
Claire Dupree discovers how feminism, identity, immigration and racism have shaped visual artist Jhanee Wilkins’ (…
TRACK REVIEW: Gus Ironside discovers witty lyrics, woozy industrial sounds and much more on @homeofthebadger’s new…
A new exhibition at @laingartgallery delves into the reinvention, appropriation and subversion of Ancient Egyptian…
.@AliWelford navigates the mass of gigs taking place throughout the region celebrating the 10th anniversary of Inde…
.@TracksDarlo’s literary-themed musical evening, HARK!, returns to Darlington’s @HashBarKitchen and features…
TRACK REVIEW: On @itsmccormick’s new single, Niamh Poppleton discovers upbeat guitar melodies and lyrics which disc…
Matt Young speaks to Aaron Duff about @HectorGannet’s poetic new album
ALBUM REVIEW: Robin Webb discovers a subversive assault on the senses on @IamAPureAdult’s new album
NEW ON THE E-ZINE! Multi-instrumentalist May Days In Barcelona (via @PlasticPalace_) reveals a bleakly humorous vid…