Josh's Articles

Josh is an accomplished copywriter and essayist who's become a welcome addition to the team. You'll find him pouring over our list of upcoming DVDs, games and books searching for releases worthy of your attention.
Suuns - Images Du Futur

Suuns – Images du Futur

This is a band who I’ve heard mentioned numerous times and, being my usual lazy self, never got round to listening to them. While doing my weekly trawl for an album to review I discovered they had an album coming out and decided to give [...] Read more »

Push The Sky Away

Push the Sky Away by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds are a musical institution these days, this is especially true with Nick Cave himself. From The Birthday Party to Grinderman, he’s been staring at us with disdain and contempt since the early 80s. These days residents of Brighton scour [...] Read more »

Foals Holy Fire

Foals – Holy Fire

I have been unsure about Foals since I became aware of them with the release of their single “Cassius” back in 2008. I enjoyed that, but I didn’t really like the band. As new singles have come and gone I’ve flitted between loving them and [...] Read more »


Anthems by Pure Love

Pure Love is the band formed by Frank Carter, ex-lead singer of Gallows. His departure from the band he played in with his brother came as quite a shock at the time. There were genuine musical differences with Carter wanting to head off somewhere different [...] Read more »


Biffy Clyro – Opposites (Deluxe Edition)

The album opens with “Different People”. At over five minutes this is the longest track on the entire album. Not the traditional way of doing things, but Biffy fans wouldn’t expect anything different. They don’t expect some hard hitter to drag them in from the [...] Read more »

Games of Thrones: Season 2

Game of Thrones – Season 2 Bluray Boxset

Released March 4th 2013 HBO have a strong catalogue of series they’ve released over the years. This includes Boardwalk Empire, True Blood, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Rome, Deadwood, and Band of Brothers (to name just a few). That is why there was little surprise that HBO [...] Read more »

Ni No Kuni (PS3)

Ni No Kuni and Two Other 2013 Releases to Look Out For

We are currently in a transition phase between the old generation of games consoles and the new. The Wii U has been released and gamers eagerly await the next offerings from Microsoft and Sony. Despite this, plenty of effort is still being made to create [...] Read more »