Director Damon Thomas’ film My Best Friend’s Exorcism is a cool, darkly funny film that walks the delicate tightrope between the horror and high school movie genres.
John Preston picks his favourite 7 songs of the week with Hudson Hawke, Banoffee, Confidence Man feat. CHAI, Röyksopp feat. Goldfrapp, Altered Images, RAYE and Björk.
Get ready as Your Dad Sells Avon launches at the Star and Garter in Manchester on 24 September 2022.
This week features bangers from Beyoncé and Madonna, Madonna and Saucy Santana, Doechii and Rico Nasty, King Princess, Dragonette, Tommy Genesis and Charlie Heat, and Hayley Kiyoko.
John Preston selects his favourite seven tracks of the moment from Mykki Blanco and Kelsey Lu, Rose Gray, Wet Leg (remixed by Soulwax), U.S. Girls, Rico Nasty, Jessie Ware and Flo Milli.
John Preston’s banger-heavy picks of the week include Laura Viers; Tïesto and Charli XCX; Mura Masa, Shygirl and Channel Tres; Metric; Athletes of God; Fred again…; and Sudan Archives.
This year, London’s summer Underbelly Festival tales place at 2 locations across the city, Earls Court and Cavendish Square. We visited Earls Court to taste Tarquin’s gin and watch Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch.
John Preston’s essential tracks of the week include woozy R&B from Yaya Bey, a throwback dance homage by Röyksopp, simmering trip-hop from Telenova, a blues-bar cover by Lana Del Ray, a swooping ballad from FKA Twigs, a discofied club banger from Anish Kumar and a revamped classic by Madonna.
John Preston selects his favourite seven tracks of the week, featuring 070 Shake, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Halsey, Grace Ives, Sky Ferreira, HAAi and Superorganism.
The Queer East Film Festival ran throughout May, which showcased rarely seen queer shorts from East and Southeast Asia. The British Film Institute (BFI) has made available a number of these short films available to watch for free, which we outline here.