Author Archives: Alex Slater

Joe Emmett from The Amazons discusses their first time in Lincoln

It’s been amazing past 12 months for the Amazons as they’ve witnessed themselves build a real reputation within the indie rock community. Tonight, The Engine Shed is the next on their hit list. Joe Emmett, the band’s drummer, seems more than ready for their appearance tonight.

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Film Review (Spoilers): The Greatest Showman

From humble beginnings to connoisseur of freakish fantasy, The Greatest Showman follows the journey of P. T. Barnum, creator of the Barnum Museum Circus and everything within it. Wrapped in Hollywood glitz, some may say the complexity and sharp reality of the real Barnum and his circus was washed out, but I say ‘Honey, it’s […]

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Review: MANIA by Fall Out Boy

From their hiatus in 2009 til 2012, Fall Out Boy have re-branded their music and style. Gone are the emo pop-punk rockers we once knew, and a new band have emerged with a new style that has opened the doors for a larger fan base. With the release of their seventh studio album, MANIA, the […]

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The music production power of an iPhone

“It’s very solo, it’s like the motorbike of record studios”, says Barney Packer, the third year Public Relations student set to release an album entirely recorded on an iPhone 5s.

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The Linc Weekly Playlist: November 28th

Well, it’s that time again, folks. The Linc playlist features a whole range of music this week, including the brand-new single from Paloma Faith, Warrior.

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The Linc Weekly Playlist: November 21st

It’s time again for another weekly playlist from the Linc, compiling some of the best music the writers have been listening to over the past week.

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The Linc Weekly Playlist: November 14th

It’s time for another weekly playlist, and you won’t be disappointed! We have collected some favourites from a range of genres, so why not see if there is anything new for you to enjoy?

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The Monks: How Five Ex-Soldiers Birthed Punk Music

Their story is pure gold: five bored American G.I.s stationed in Germany, forming a run-of-the-mill cover band to pass the time, then becoming frustrated with the conventions of contemporary rock music and eager to mould the genre in their own image.

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The End of the F***ing World: Bonnie and Clyde meets British suburbia

Dark, comical and unexpectedly poignant, Channel 4’s adaptation of the story of two unlikely teens on the run from normality, is a charming and edgy modern-day take on Bonnie and Clyde.

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The Linc Weekly Playlist: November 6th

It’s that time again, another weekly playlist has arrived! This week features an array of unique artists, hopefully meaning one will suit you.

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