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Interview: A Quickie with… Caitlyn Scarlett

Caitlyn Scarlett is just 18 years of age, and is taking the
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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Interview: A quickie with… Phoebe Ray

Phoebe Ray sang that dope track ‘Drops of Bliss’
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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PERPLEXUS – Put You On

Summer filled vibes are a plenty at the moment, as numerous
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
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Sin City: A Dame to Kill For new trailer

If you prefer your comic book movies with more stylised viol
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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All About She – Like That ft. Gita

London based production and vocals trio, All About She, have charted with previous single ‘Higher’, and we can see this one going the same way. With an exclusive release via Mixmag last week, this week sees them sharing their next track ‘Like That’, which is featured on their forthcoming EP ‘Go Slow.’ Crisp production, dreamy vocals, and a seriously on point female rap, bring this
Posted On 24 Apr 2014

Is Avril Lavigne’s new music video really awful and racist?

There’s been quite a bit of consternation over the new music video from Canadian popster Avril Lavigne. After promo for the single ‘Hello Kitty‘ was posted online earlier this week, lots of people took to the internet to complain about it, slamming it as casually racist and criticising the very fact that one of the writers credited with its creation is Lavigne’s husband, Nickleback’s Cha
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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First Jurassic World on-set pictures released

Dinosaurs have been awesome for hundreds of millions of years, and they’ll continue to be awesome long after Jurassic Park is a forgotten cultural relic. But for the time being this prehistoric franchise carries a lot of clout, and so the first on-set snaps from Jurassic World are stirring up quite a bit of excitement. Appearing on Entertainment Weekly, the trio of pictures don’t give much away. We do get
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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Paul Walker’s Brothers Sub In On “Fast & Furious 7″ Set

Not only was Paul Walker drooled over for his boyish charm and good looks, but he was loved by everyone for his talent, entertaining personality, and his benevolence. The star’s tragic death aft
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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Beautiful new footage from Project CARS

Graphics definitely aren’t everything. But once you’ve rolled your tongue back up and popped it in your mouth, you’ll agree that the new gameplay footage from Project CARS looks groi
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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Watch the Burj Khalifa Base Jump

The world’s tallest building is an imposing, mad monument to the rise of Dubai. And so it’s only fitting that a couple of French blokes decided to fling themselves off it. You can watch th
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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5 Movie Shakespeares

William Shakespeare was born 450 years ago on April 23rd 1564, or thereabouts, and to celebrate his arrival on the planet we’ve put together a list of 5 of the actors who’ve portrayed him
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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WAKE UP TUESDAYS: Sox – Winning and Chilling

Ok, ok, so we’re a day behind because of the bank holiday – but we didn’t want to deny you urban heads your Wake Up Tuesday track now did we? Our new feature seeks to satisfy all our
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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WJ PLAYLIST: Songs to help you get over the loss of Bank Holiday!

In our new weekly series, we’ll be making some fan-bloomin’-tastic playlists to brighten your mood. Kicking it off… a playlist about getting over not having four-day weekends every w
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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G FrSh – Falling High ft. Sonny Reeves (Video)

G FrSh, formerly known for his legoman ego-heavy tracks has taken a change in direction, and released the incredible ‘Falling High’. This track is heartfelt; it’s honest and real. We
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Track of the week: Sasha Keable – ‘Living Without You’

The stunning South London girl has just revealed a brand new track ‘Living Without You’, and on first listen, we realised it had to be our track of the week. Long awaited since the release
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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A Quickie With…Raheem Bakaré

Raheem Bakaré is the newest in Soul/R&B lotharios. His vocals are making us weak at the knees, a
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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How 2 Train Your Dragon 2: watch the opening sequence

If any movie clip deserves the ‘SPOILER ALERT’ tag, it’s this. Because right now y
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Laurel – Nicotine Dreams

We’re more than loving the latest visual from Laurel for ‘Nicotine Dreams’. Follow
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Mike Delinquent – ‘Rollers #1’ EP

After causing a buzz in the clubs with ‘Wiggle (Moving Her Middle)’ featuring Wiley, Mike Delinquent
Posted On 22 Apr 2014

What’s On in London This Coming May

May is just around the corner and with it comes a host of events and attractions in our nation’s capital. Check out some of our top picks for your diary below: The Chelsea Flower Show After celebrating its centenary last year, The Chelsea Flower Show is a London institution and a highlight of the May social calendar. This world famous attraction features stunning floral exhibits, show gardens, awards and even shopping. This year promises to place
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Visit The Las Vagas Juice Bar In Brick Lane

There’s a new juice bar coming to London that includes a healthy spin on gambling? Yep, we were confused too but it sounds pretty fun. Ad agency Wieden+Kennedy are hosting it in the office window space at 16 Hanbury Street (between Spitalfields and Brick Lane) in collaboration with Peckham’s Ali Baba Juice. ‘Lucky Juice’ is a fun interactive juice bar pop up, inspired by Vegas-style gambling fruit machines. Visitors insert
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Find Loads Of Offers At Carnaby Shopping Party

London’s biggest FREE fashion event is back and bigger than ever on Thursday 1 May, 5 – 9pm.  Over 100 fashion brands, restaurants and bars are uniting to create the ultimate shopping party. It’s all about the experience: live music, DJs, money can’t buy experiences, trend talks, a pop up bar and 20% discount on new season collections. The capital’s coolest shopping destination has shops and products that you cannot find anywhere else with a mix
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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New Vans x Liberty

We are loving this new collection from Vans and Liberty. One of our favourite trainer brands combine years of footwear know-how with the luxurious, eye-catching fabrics of Liberty, resulting in something we trust you’ll agree is rather special. This quad of Vans classics have be
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Edible Cinema by Bombay Sapphire Comes To Soho House

This May, Edible Cinema and BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® will once again team up for screenings of Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly, the prestigious West End home of the British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA). Due to the phenomenal success of previous screening
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Bonnie Gull Seafood Cafe in Exmouth Market Opens Today

Bonnie Gull was born from a pop-up Seafood Shack in Hackney in 2012 and with the successes of further projects (The Bonnie & Wild and the Bonnie-on-Sky) under their belts, the team decided to take things a step further and open up a full-time and permanent restaurant, Bonnie Gull
Posted On 22 Apr 2014
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Amazing Action Movie Kid videos

In the past, playground trash talk would generally involve arguing over whose dad would win in a fight. But today, kids presumably banter about their fathers’ After Effects skills. There’s no bigger testament to this idea than the creation of the Action Movie Kid channel o
Posted On 20 Apr 2014
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Jersey Boys: first trailer

Clint Eastwood is back in the directors chair for the big screen adaptation of the hit musical Jersey Boys, and we’ve just got the first trailer for the film which tells the story of how The Four Seasons rose from working class obscurity to become music legends. And if you thoug
Posted On 19 Apr 2014
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Top 10 Things We’ve Seen on the Internet This Week 18.4.2014

Whether or not the weather holds out over the Easter weekend, the internet is always there for you to fall back on. And we’ve rounded up 10 things that we think you’ll enjoy. Thanks for all the bank holidays, Jesus! 1) This delightful fail in which the launch of a mini mil
Posted On 18 Apr 2014
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The Rover: first full length trailer

Lucky ol’ Robert Pattinson. He’s rolling in Twilight cash, and so has the luxury of taking on roles in low budget films for the rest of his life. And given how dismissive of Stephenie Meyers’ vamp franchise he was, it’s probable that he’s much more intell
Posted On 17 Apr 2014
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Cold In July: official trailer

BE WARNED: While this trailer for Cold In July does a good job of making the full movie look very enticing, it’s worth pointing out that it does contain quite a few potential spoilers, and effectively sketches the plot almost in its entirety. So bear that in mind before you watc
Posted On 17 Apr 2014
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Vera Wang’s Enchanting Bridal Spring 2015 Campaign

If you’re not a fan of the whole traditional wedding hoopla, and want to see something a little bit different when it comes to that all important gown, well Vera Wang has the bridal collection for you. This collection comprises of crop tops, mesh materials and slip dresses, which alth
The amazing Spider-Man 2 review
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2: review

Spider-Man’s back. Again. So…what’s new this time? Well, he’s stopped using Bing to search for information about his dad, as he did in the last movie, and switched to Google like a normal human being. Otherwise, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is business as usual for the web-weaving s
Posted On 16 Apr 2014
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Eat Some Crispy Grub Noodles In London Fields

After a sell-out first event in Hoxton, Grub are back in another unique location, promising to take diners on an insect-eating adventure. Grub’s next pop-up event will be at the Hothouse Rooftop in London Fields for one night only, on Friday 25th April. If you missed out on Grub’s las
Posted On 16 Apr 2014
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Introducing Zing Zing – London’s New, Healthy, Chinese

Zing Zing, is on a mission to be the best Chinese takeaway in the world.  With Jeremy Pang (Founder and head chef of School of Wok) as his Executive Chef, their menu is like no other and Chemical Free Zone, as they use no MSG in any dish.  They even use the slogan ‘MSG – NOT FOR ME!’
Posted On 16 Apr 2014