sun 17/12/2017

Barney Harsent

Barney Harsent's picture
Bio
Writer, editor, and author of Music Top 10s (Bounty), Barney is a music and television fanatic. He also hosts a radio show on boxfrequency.fm, and is a surprisingly capable barman.

Articles By Barney Harsent

CD: Tom Chaplin – Twelve Tales of Christmas

Read more...

CD: U2 - Songs of Experience

Read more...

Motherland / Detectorists review - comedy classics go at their own pace

Read more...

CD: Morrissey - Low in High School

Read more...

Trump: An American Dream/Angry, White and American, Channel 4 review - a timely look at Trump and the causes of Trump

Read more...

CD: Squeeze – The Knowledge

Read more...

W1A, Series 3 Finale, BBC Two review - the satire gets to the end of its joke

Read more...

CD: Jessie Ware - Glasshouse

Read more...

Black Lake, Series Finale, BBC Four review – Nordic noir comes to an unsatisfying end

Read more...

CD: Liam Gallagher - As You Were

Read more...

Billion Dollar Deals That Changed Your World, BBC Two review - Big Pharma gets a diagnosis: it’s sick

Read more...

CD: David Crosby - Sky Trails

Read more...

100 Year Old Driving School, ITV review – a warning with history

Read more...

CD: Ringo Starr - Give More Love

Read more...

Cold Feet, series 7, ITV review - more comedy than drama

Read more...

Doctor Foster, Series 2, BBC One review - belief suspended for a pacy and tense return

Read more...

Pages

latest in today

Zimerman, LSO, Rattle, Barbican review - a diverse Bernstein...

Leonard Bernstein is 100 already. Actually, he’s not – his centenary falls in 2018, but the...

Witnesses: A Frozen Death finale, BBC Four review - weirdo c...

It’s remarkable how pervasive the Scandi-noir formula has become, with its penchant for weird and perverted killers, labyrinthine plotting and...

Jenny Uglow: Mr Lear - A Life of Art and Nonsense review - a...

Jenny Uglow’s biography of Edward Lear (1812-1888) is a...

Naum Kleiman: Eisenstein on Paper review - a lavish journey...

"From drawing, via the theatre, to the cinema". Naum Kleiman's  introductory qualification of Sergey Eisenstein's own self-perceived line in...

Reissue CDs Weekly: Northern Soul's Classiest Rarities...

The title Northern Soul's Classiest Rarities Volume 6 suggests this 24-track compilation might be a rag-bag; a...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi - a bold new chapter

It’s impossible to view The Last Jedi independently from its predecessors. It’s the second instalment of the third trilogy of...

Albums of the Year 2017: Arcade Fire - Everything Now

I’ve long thought there should be an arts website called ‘On Second Thoughts’ where critics post their reconsidered opinions of albums, books,...

Octets, Wigmore Hall review - Heath Quartet and star friends...

To compose a masterpiece in your teens is rare enough; to choose the most elaborate form in...