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Cocktail Diaries: How to Make a Bourbon Street Blues

Janan Jay | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Janan Jay

The London Cocktails scene is thriving - and the things I get asked more often than not are - where to go, what to drink and how to make something up at home. This is a series focuses on answering those questions with the help of industry professionals.

Le Prince Miiaou: The Rising Star of French Rock Comes to London

Liza Bel | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Liza Bel

The English translation of écorché vif doesn't do justice to this French expression: "tourmented soul" is too lyrical and romantic. Un écorché vif is somebody who voluntary butchers his own soul. It's brutal. It's like putting the ingredients of your soul through a food processor, set on "shred." This is how, in France, they describe Le Prince Miiaou, the rising star of French rock music.

(Poison) Pen Pal - Mr Bingo at KK Outlet

Will Noble | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Will Noble

Post is going out of fashion like no one's business, but it's about to get a revival from an unlikely source. Mr Bingo is an east London artist with a penchant for being personally offensive on the backs of postcards.

A Garage as an Art Gallery

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

Not so, you have to look harder and you will still find edgy galleries. A garage in a housing estate in Hoxton, called The Garage Project, run by the curator and artist Charlotte Trower, is a fine example of what artists are making in Britain today.

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: Dec 17th- Dec 23rd 2012

Kat Jackman | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

We may very well be in the middle of preparations for our grand finale show of the Emerging Icons Live Tour this week; but that's not to say that we're not already looking ahead to what other gigs we have to look forward to.

Chris Kerr: Making Clothes for the Modern Man in Soho

Jason Holmes | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Style
Jason Holmes

Chris Kerr possesses an air of watchfulness, borne perhaps from looking out into Berwick Street from the cutting board which sits at the front of his Soho shop. The spectacles he wears are of heavy acetate, the navy suit fitted with little give, the whole look rounded off by black brogues and a metal watch.

Sam Hallam Appeal: Convicted Murderer To Hear Verdict After Insisting Innocence

PA | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK

Appeal judges will give their ruling today in the case of a young man who has spent more than seven years behind bars for a murder he insists he did n...