Counterculture

Is Guitar Music Dead?

Greg Stevenson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Greg Stevenson

We look back at ten years ago, when we were in our teens, and see the mainstream success of Franz Ferdinand, The Libertines, Kaiser Chiefs and Razorlight amongst others and wonder where their contemporary equivalents are hiding.

British Film in the Age of Austerity

Ben Mirza | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ben Mirza

Throughout its long and tumultuous history Britain's film industry has, at its heart, been the creative tool for which we as a nation can flex our cultural muscle on the world stage.

Why The Secret Garden Party Made Me Proud To Feel English... Finally!

Jolyon Rubinstein | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Jolyon Rubinstein

This weekend has once again made me proud to be English. To be part of a country where people flock to safe havens of alternative culture. Where performance, music, poetry, environmentalism, art, design and love abound.