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Original clandestine event with guest Kamil Foltan at The Red Bar

Original clandestine event with guest Kamil Foltan at The Red Bar

Ladislav Piljar, manager of The Red Bar (occupying the third floor of Mayfair’s Bam-Bou eatery), is skilled in the blending of both drinks and ideas. He hosts regular Monday night Clandestine events in which a guest mixologist is [read more]

Hide Your Smiling Faces | Movie review

Hide Your Smiling Faces
MOVIE REVIEW

It would be tempting to describe Hide Your Smiling Faces as a coming-of-age film but this feels inaccurate; rather than following a conventional story arc the film meanders around at a slow pace and leaves very little resolved, raising [read more]

Lucy | Movie review

Lucy
MOVIE REVIEW

It’s said that human beings use only ten percent of their brains. Not by scientists mind you, but it is said. Nevertheless, ten percent might just be the ideal brain efficiency to get the most out Luc Besson’s action thriller Lucy. The [read more]

James Ostrer: Wotsit All About? at Gazelli Art House | Exhibition review

James Ostrer: Wotsit All About? at Gazelli Art House
EXHIBITION REVIEW

Gazelli Art House in Mayfair is currently showing an exhibition of photographs by James Ostrer depicting men and women grotesquely covered in sweets and junk food. As you may be able to gather, the work is about highlighting the [read more]

Moebius | Movie review

Moebius
MOVIE REVIEW

Controversial Buddhist filmmaker Kim Ki-duk seldom shies away from tackling a subject that is macabre but with a personal attachment. His films have, for the most part, tackled taboo subject matters like teenage prostitution in Samaritan [read more]

The Keeper of Lost Causes | Movie review

The Keeper of Lost Causes
MOVIE REVIEW

Based on the bestselling novel of the same name by prolific Danish author Jussi Adler-Olsen, Mikkel Nørgaard’s film adaptation Kvinden i buret or The Keeper of the Lost Causes became Denmark’s top box office release of 2013; this [read more]

Paramount launches High Spirits afternoon tea | Review

Paramount launches High Spirits afternoon tea
REVIEW

Quality should always be the main aim for a restaurateur, sourcing the best products at the cost you want to offer them. Ideas comes next on the list: it’s fundamental to come up with something different, credible and entertaining. [read more]

Indiana – No Romeo | Album review

Indiana – No Romeo
ALBUM REVIEW

Nottingham-bred mother of two Lauren Henson’s profile is growing. As dark electronica songstress Indiana, she’s known for her soulful take on an inherently mechanical genre. Since the release of her top-10 track Solo Dancing, opinions [read more]

Mood Indigo | Movie review

Mood Indigo
MOVIE REVIEW

Michel Gondry clearly feels an artistic affinity with the late surrealist novelist Boris Vian. Gondry – who first came to prominence as a director of vividly fantastical music videos – made the leap to the big screen with 2004s The [read more]

Original recipe of the week: Peanut Butter Breakfast

Original recipe of the week: Peanut Butter Breakfast

It’s so easy to skip breakfast when you’re busy. Many of us think that it’s healthy to skip breakfast but several studies prove that it’s even worse for you if you do. Breakfast is the most important meal of the [read more]

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