thu 09/07/2020

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Steven Isserlis, Fidelio Orchestra Café review – distilled r...

What music would you choose to hear for your first live event after nearly four months of lockdown? For me, it would be...

The Old Guard review - serious silliness

It’s hard to take The Old Guard seriously — it’s an ...

Mrs America, BBC Two review - how a conservative revolutiona...

In the midst of our increasingly confrontational politics of...

Album: Shaggy - Hot Shot 2020

Hot Shot 2020 has been billed as a rerub of Shaggy’s colossal turn of the century release Hot Shot. It’s not quite an accurate...

The Choir: Singing for Britain Finale, BBC Two review - stir...

Once again the incredible healing powers of Gareth Malone swung into action, as his quest to find a universal anthem for the Covid crisis boiled...

The Battle of Britain, Channel 5 review - 80th anniversary o...

The notion of massed aircraft dogfighting over southern England seems inconceivable now, but the...

Album: bdrmm - Bedroom

Shoegaze stable Sonic Cathedral has, in truth, always been a much broader church than its name implies. From the...

'She spoke through her violin': Steven Isserlis on...

So Ida has left us – a legend has departed. What a...

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