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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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Greed review - so-so satire of the über rich

Steve Coogan’s long partnership with director...

Frang, CBSO, Yamada, Symphony Hall Birmingham review - the t...

There’s a particular moment of a particular recording – I suppose every slightly over-obsessive record collector has one – that I just...

La Cage aux Folles [The Play], Park Theatre review - half-co...

Not the musical then, worst luck. How timely it would have been to mark Jerry Herman's passing with a celebration of a great achievement. Just how...

The Best Films Out Now

There are films to meet every taste in theartsdesk's guide to the best movies currently on release. In our considered opinion, any of the titles...

Album: Moonlight Benjamin - Simido

Moonlight Benjamin, the fierce and deep-voiced vocalist from Haiti, is a powerful presence on stage. On her second album, she is once again...

The Best Plays in London

London is the theatre capital of the world, with more than 50 playhouses offering theatrical entertainment. From the mighty National Theatre to...

The Cellist/Dances at a Gathering, Royal Ballet review - A g...

The cello is the stringed instrument most closely aligned to the human voice. It has a human shape, too, so in theory it was a short step for...

How To Stay out of Jail, Channel 4 review – a bold rehabilit...

With prison overcrowding reaching chronic proportions, police in...

Cage the Elephant, O2 Academy, Glasgow review - old-fashione...

Matt Shultz was clearly taking no chances. The Cage the Elephant frontman appeared onstage underneath a large umbrella, presumably bought to cope...