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nick hasted

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Nick Hasted has been a film journalist since 1986. As well as The Arts Desk, he currently writes about film, music, books and comics for The Independent, Uncut, Jazzwise and Classic Rock. He has published three books: The Dark Story of Eminem (2002), You Really Got Me: The Story of The Kinks (2011), and Jack White: How He Built An Empire From The Blues (2016).

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Zoology review - the tale of a tail

Russia has its own rich traditions of satire and the grotesque, but at first glance we may wonder whether in his new film Zoology Ivan I...

Lammermuir Festival 2017 review - rich and deeply rewarding

Increasingly, the Lammermuir Festival is – one audience member whispered conspiratorially to me – what East Lothian music lovers are switching to...

DVD/Blu-ray: Life Is Sweet

Sweet isn’t the right word; in Mike Leigh’s 1990 film...

The Child in Time, BBC One review - lost in translation

Apparently this is the first time an Ian McEwan novel has been...

Oedipe, LPO, Jurowski, RFH review - Enescu's masterpiec...

It’s official: Romanian master George Enescu’s four-act...

theartsdesk on Vinyl 32: OMD, Twin Peaks, Bicep, Sisters of...

September and October see a deluge of new releases. Everybody and their aunt puts out an album as autumn hits, so theartsdesk on Vinyl...

BBCPO, Mena, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester review - Mahler...

Juanjo Mena memorably began his tenure as chief conductor at the BBC Philharmonic with a...

The best TV to watch this week

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CD: Jon Boden - Afterglow

The main man of folk big band Bellowhead steps out...

Roddy Doyle: Smile review - return of the repressed

Although he made his name with the generally upbeat grooves and licks of his Barrytown Trilogy, Roddy Doyle has often played Irish family and...