The Badger Reviews: Derry Girls
Arts, Film & Theatre
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The Badger Reviews: Derry Girls

Sophie Coppenhall - February 22, 2018
Live review: Live At Leeds 2017
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Live review: Live At Leeds 2017

Lauren Wade - May 3, 2017

Live At Leeds is the North’s award-winning metropolitan festival for new music and the organisers pulled out all of the stops for another successful year. With far…

Review: Chelsea Wolfe at The Haunt 19.04.17
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Review: Chelsea Wolfe at The Haunt 19.04.17

Jed Grainger - April 22, 2017

It is hard to file Chelsea Wolfe under a specific genre. Part Joni Mitchell-esque singer-songwriter folk and part all encompassing doom metal riffing, Wolfe has certainly carved…

Preview: Live At Leeds 2017
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Preview: Live At Leeds 2017

Lauren Wade - April 8, 2017

Award-winning metropolitan all-dayer, Live At Leeds is back for another year and 2017 sees them flaunt another impressive billing. Having earned a reputation in previous years for…

Review: Warpaint – Brighton Dome 29.03.17
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Review: Warpaint – Brighton Dome 29.03.17

Lauren Wade - April 5, 2017

After a brief hiatus, LA band, Warpaint are back with their third studio album 'Heads Up' and are touring it across the UK. Tonight we find them…

“See On Both Sides Like Chanel” – Lessons on Life, Love and Sexual Identity from Frank Ocean
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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“See On Both Sides Like Chanel” – Lessons on Life, Love and Sexual Identity from Frank Ocean

Olivia Aujla - April 4, 2017

On March 10th, Frank Ocean dropped his latest single, 'Chanel' via his Beats1 radio show, ‘Blonded’. Following an already very successful album release, 'Blond', earlier in 2016,…

Interview: Dutch Uncles
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Interview: Dutch Uncles

Jed Grainger - April 4, 2017

Fresh from releasing what many are calling their best album, Dutch Uncles are back in Brighton to play a triumphant show at The Haunt. The Stockport quartet,…

Preview: The Great Escape 2017
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Preview: The Great Escape 2017

Lauren Wade - April 3, 2017

Next month sees the return of The Great Escape – Europe’s leading festival for new music. Conveniently located in Brighton, from Thursday 18 – Saturday 20 May…

Fickle Friends, Blood Red Shoes, Rat Boy and more added to The Great Escape line-up
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Fickle Friends, Blood Red Shoes, Rat Boy and more added to The Great Escape line-up

Lauren Wade - March 29, 2017

Brighton's annual new music bash, The Great Escape has added over 150 new artists to its already dazzling line-up. Fickle Friends, Blood Red Shoes and Rat Boy…

De La Soul – Age Doesn’t Matter
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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De La Soul – Age Doesn’t Matter

Louisa Streeting - March 27, 2017

To promote their most recent album funded by crowd sourcing, De La Soul have been back on the road touring 'and the Anonymous Nobody…' Their sold out…

The 10 Worst Beatles Songs
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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The 10 Worst Beatles Songs

Jed Grainger - March 25, 2017

Yes, we know that The Beatles are great. Yes, they are unarguably the most important band in musical history, achieved more in their brief period together than any band…

Review: Dutch Uncles – The Haunt – 11/03/17
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Review: Dutch Uncles – The Haunt – 11/03/17

Jed Grainger - March 24, 2017

If you were to choose the most overlooked band of the past few years, Dutch Uncles would surely rank highly up there. Formed in Stockport in 2008,…

Stormzy – Blinded by his grace
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Stormzy – Blinded by his grace

Aman Khera - March 16, 2017

As most are probably already aware, 24th February finally saw the release of Stormzy’s highly anticipated debut album Gang Signs & Prayer. Not only did the record…

New Noise #1
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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New Noise #1

Lauren Wade - March 13, 2017

Here's The Badger's round-up of the latest singles to be released recently. Take a listen and you might even find a new favourite to add to your collection.…

Review: Kaiser Chiefs @ Brighton Centre 28.02.17
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Review: Kaiser Chiefs @ Brighton Centre 28.02.17

Lauren Wade - March 13, 2017

Anticipation and excitement hung thick in the air prior to Leeds five-piece Kaiser Chiefs taking to the stage. The band, who dismiss the indie labels that have…

Superfood, Estrons and Childhood amongst new additions to The Great Escape
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Superfood, Estrons and Childhood amongst new additions to The Great Escape

Lauren Wade - March 8, 2017

The Great Escape Festival have announced 130 new artists to their annual three-day seaside bash set to take place in May. Stacking up the reasons why you…

Step Aside for Scandi-Pop
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Step Aside for Scandi-Pop

Lauren Wade - March 6, 2017

A genre of music that's been on the rise lately and is predicted to have its moment in 2017 is Scandi-Pop. We've had guitars, we've had grime…

Review: The Island Club @ The Prince Albert 23.02.17
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Review: The Island Club @ The Prince Albert 23.02.17

Lauren Wade - March 6, 2017

The Prince Albert is one of those brilliant venues that many new bands aspire to play whilst working their way up. Local five-piece, The Island Club were…

The Orwells on digging what they do and alternative careers
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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The Orwells on digging what they do and alternative careers

Glenn Houlihan - March 6, 2017

Chicago garage rockers, The Orwells are fronting Illinois’s punk revival alongside bands like Twin Peaks, and are in the unique position of releasing a third album whilst still in…

The top 10 Foo Fighters songs
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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The top 10 Foo Fighters songs

Jed Grainger - March 4, 2017

The Foo Fighters are one of the biggest bands in the world. With eight albums to their name, multiple Grammys under their belt and having sold 20…

Live At Leeds Festival announces final additions
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Live At Leeds Festival announces final additions

Lauren Wade - March 3, 2017

The final batch of acts have been added to this year's Live At Leeds Festival. Frightened Rabbit, AJ Tracey and VANT lead the final additions and demonstrates…