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Sound and vision from the past, present and future

Suzanne Moore at The Laugharne Weekend 2018

Suzanne Moore at The Laugharne Weekend 2018

by Suzanne Moore

"I have seen Thurston Moore wandering around looking for food, clutching a forlorn Spar. Now they’ve even shut the Spar. Laugharne does its own thing"

Tales of the city | Street art in Bogotá

Tales of the city | Street art in Bogotá

by David J Constable

"Things reached a head in 2011 after police murdered 16-year-old Diego Felipe Becerra while he tagged his signature, Felix the Cat, on the walls of an underpass"

The best books of 2017 | A time to get weird

The best books of 2017 | A time to get weird

by Neil D.A. Stewart

"These unnerving stories resonate in – or haunt – the mind long after reading"

Review: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

by Rebecca Fortey

"I was distracted by the density of references to specific brands, cuts of clothes, and dialogue plucked from the movies – 'capeesh?'"

Wings of a dove | The legend that is La Colombe d’Or

Wings of a dove | The legend that is La Colombe d’Or

by Derek Guthrie

Picasso was here, Matisse, Chagall. It was the hot spot for a postwar jet set. Good food, a sunny terrace and art heists – welcome to La Colombe d’Or

Small and perfectly formed | Why it’s all about London’s slight stages

Small and perfectly formed | Why it’s all about London’s slight stages

by Jennifer Sharp

"These charismatic spaces often attract high-profile actors and directors"

Nightclubbing with Stephin Merritt

Nightclubbing with Stephin Merritt

by Stephin Merritt

"I was in London in the summer of 1980 and I was 15 and people were dressing as pirates"

In conversation: Ben Wheatley and Karen Krizanovich

In conversation: Ben Wheatley and Karen Krizanovich

by Karen Krizanovich

A cineaste lunch at the Design Museum, London

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Review: Angels in America at the National Theatre, London

by Neil D.A. Stewart

"It’s possible that it would be a better play if there were no angels in Angels in America"

London in the dark | Taboo

London in the dark | Taboo

by George Reynolds

George Reynolds explains why Tom Hardy, Taboo and its filthy depiction of London in the 1800s make for the most compelling TV he’s seen in quite some time