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Sheila Johnston

Bio
Sheila worked on the launch of the Independent, where she was a writer-editor and film critic for 10 years. She has written on cinema for the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph, The Times, Sight and Sound, Guardian, Libération, Interview and New York Daily News, among other places.

Articles By Sheila Johnston

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Album: Purity Ring - Womb

Purity Ring, the Canadian duo, are purveyors of simple yet sophisticated dream pop. Corin Roddick makes synth tracks at one end of the country,...

Oliver Craske: Indian Sun, The Life and Music of Ravi Shanka...

Ravi Shankar was one of the giants of 20th century music. A musician, composer and teacher, he had an extraordinarily fruitful career...

Jazz musicians adapt to the lockdown - 'Welcome to our...

Jazz people,” one commentator has written this week “are amongst...

The Trip to Greece, Series Finale, Sky 1 review - bitterswee...

Could this mock-mythic journey, emulating the trek homewards to Ithaca of Homer’s hero Odysseus, really be the final series of The Trip ...

Czech Philharmonic Benefit Concert online review – profound...

Less than six months ago Prague’s most prestigious concert hall...

The Whalebone Box review - documentary through unreliable su...

The UK-wide lockdown has thrown the cinematic release schedule into chaos. Some films are postponed indefinitely, while others have opted for...

Pen15, Sky Comedy review - the horror of adolescent schoolda...

The cringe-making horror of adolescent schooldays is vividly re-...

Album: Thundercat - It Is What It Is

Alongside the man he calls “the other half of my brain”, Flying Lotus, Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner sits near the...

The Steph Show, Channel 4 review - magazine show debuts from...

As we are learning each day during lockdown, necessity is the mother of invention. In...

Elton John’s iHeart Living Room Concert for America, YouTube...

Available in Britain now on YouTube for only a couple of days, Elton John’s iHeart Living Room Concert for America was put together in...