Books Every Fresher Should Read
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Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
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France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
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Dive into Brightonian Culture

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
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Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Music
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London orchestra comes to town…

The Badger - November 17, 2008

As part of a season of concerts the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, appeared at the Brighton Dome on the 8th November to perform two…

Music
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Switch & Sinden – Fabriclive 43 (Fabric)

The Badger - November 17, 2008

Since the series started in 2001, the honour to compile a fabriclive is like receiving a knighthood in the dance world. This time it’s the turn of…

Music
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Deerhunter – Microcastle (4ad records)

The Badger - November 10, 2008

I have encountered many criticisms for the online publication Pitchfork from friends, claiming it to be snobbish and elitist, rubbishing some bands, then insisting on overhyping and…

Music
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Le Band Extraordinaire – Le Band Extraordinaire EP

The Badger - November 10, 2008

Brighton quintet Le Band Extraordinaire clearly did not have modesty in mind when they were choosing their band’s name, and considering they have performed alongside acts such…

Music
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Introducing… Bear Hands

The Badger - November 10, 2008

[caption id="attachment_1758" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="Bear Hands (left - right): Ted Feldman (guitar), TJ Orscher (drums), Dylan Rau (guitar & vocals), Val Loper (Bass)"][/caption] Hailing from Brooklyn, New…

Film & Theatre
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Bond fires blanks

The Badger - November 10, 2008

Review: Quantum of Solace (12A) Director: Marc Forster Starring: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Olga Kurylenko, Gemma Arterton [caption id="attachment_1825" align="alignleft" width="193" caption="James Bond (Daniel Craig)"][/caption] In an…

Music
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The View are on fire

The Badger - November 10, 2008

[caption id="attachment_1679" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="The View: Pete Reilly, Kieren Webster, Kyle Falconer and Steven Morrison"][/caption] I admit it: I was a little nervous about chatting to The…

Music
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Cello… It’s nice to meet you

The Badger - November 10, 2008

[caption id="attachment_1683" align="alignleft" width="290" caption=" "][/caption] The London Philharmonic Orchestra is a an internationally renowned collective of top class musician who play a repertoire that would outstretch…

Music
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A free beer (and a little culture too)

The Badger - November 3, 2008

With all the Dub-step and Gabba that students apparently like, its easy to forget that you can still get melody and sophistication during your student years. If…

Music
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Those Dancing Days – In Our Space Hero Suits (Wichita)

The Badger - November 3, 2008

It would be easy to congratulate Those Dancing Days for playing instruments and writing their own songs, but that’s extremely patronising considering it’s never remarked of male…

Music
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Stephen Dale Petit – Guitararama (333 Records)

The Badger - November 3, 2008

Guitararama is Stephen Dale Petit’s debut album following his success busking on the London underground, and one cannot deny his talent as a blues guitarist. However, with…

Music
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The Holloways: Relentlessly average at Concorde2

The Badger - November 3, 2008

[caption id="attachment_1468" align="alignleft" width="217" caption="Much better than The Holloways: Bear Hands inject some much needed energy at Concorde2. Photo: Ben Hobson"] [/caption] Judging a book by its cover,…

Music
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Sex, drugs and Rock & Roll: Hot Chip style

The Badger - November 3, 2008

Many things in life are not what they seem: Koala bears aren’t actually bears; peanuts aren’t technically nuts; and sweetbreads, as delicious and nutritious as they may…

Music
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Nell Bryden – Second Time Around (157 Records)

The Badger - October 27, 2008

One accusation which could never be levelled at Nell Bryden is that she lacks versatility. The talented New Yorker somehow manages to mix 40s and 50s style…

Music
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Does it offend me? Definitely not!

The Badger - October 27, 2008

The teaming up of two bands that make dance music using angular guitars, screaming electro sounds and the occasional shouted chorus would lead most to believe this…

Music
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Keane – Perfect Symmetry (Universal)

The Badger - October 27, 2008

Say what you will, but ‘Spiralling’ – the first single taken from Keane’s third album – sounds like it should be a classic 80s anthem. I believe…

Film & Theatre
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Can you keep a secret?

The Badger - October 27, 2008

They’ve shown Funny Face at the Royal Academy of Art with a mini orchestra, and premiered Paranoid Park under disused railway arches in Bermondsey, with extra entertainment…

Music
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Introducing… South Central

The Badger - October 27, 2008

The Badger was fortunate enough to catch South Central at Concorde2 last Monday just before they went on stage to support Does It Offend You, Yeah?. Nick…

Music
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UK Garage: a full service history

The Badger - October 27, 2008

[caption id="attachment_1155" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="Wideboys: responsible for such garage classics as ‘Sambuca’ and, er.... (Photo:garagejams.co.uk)"] [/caption]At the turn of the millennium, I was thirteen years old. I…

Film & Theatre
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Burn After Reading (15)

The Badger - October 27, 2008

Director: Ethan and Joel Coen Starring : John Malkovich, Brad Pitt, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, George ClooneyCan Last week saw the return of the Coen brothers with…