Adopting the Metric system

Metric's Joshua Winstead talks to Oisín Kealy ahead of his band's sold out show at Oran…

Coraline (Dir: Henry Selick)

Tom Bonnick Adaptations of Neil Gaiman books are always encouraging prospects, and so the lure of a Nightmare Before Christmas-inspired film of Coraline, the award-winning novella, by director Henry Selick — in 3D, no less — seemed incredibly…

Fighting (Dir: Dito Montiel)

Tom Bonnick Fighting, the latest venture in former model Channing Tatum’s bid to be more shirtless than Matthew McConaughey, is possibly the closest cinema can come to replicating the sensation of chewing on cud.…

Do not adjust your sets

Ian Robertson and Leon Weber report on the past, present and future of 3D technology in cinema…

Sketching the Scenesters

Oisín Kealy has a word with Hinterland’s resident live artist Jenny…

A Hinter wonderland

Guardian checks out the host of bands playing Glasgow's first Hinterland…

Peaches – I Feel Cream – XL

Her fourth release under the moniker of Peaches, the album opens ominously with ‘Serpentine’. Nisker displaying her priority for rhyme over reason, spitting out spunky couplets that sacrifice making sense for being sensory (“Fuck maturity got…

One more cup of coffee

Tom Bonnick The irony of Benjamin Obler’s debut novel Javascotia is that the very aspects that made it seem so promising a literary debut — a novel about coffee! In Glasgow! With sexy art students! — are, in fact, amongst…

Blissfully ignorant

Bliss + Mud at The Tron is a superb double act, writes Dominic Maxwell-Lewis

Celebrity Plague

Jamie Ross Without celebrities, our lives would be vapid and soulless. Even the most worthless and unassuming object can instantly can fetch a king’s ransom on eBay if any celebrity so much as excretes a bodily fluid on it, and…

A need for speedway

George Binning Glasgow 52 - 38 Sheffield Guardian gets the back end out in the company of the fastest, loosest motorsport going -…

Counting down the seconds

Ross McNab talks about the need to see continued investment in all levels of University…