Our Social Media Insecurities

Social Media Insecurities Written by Ateeqa Riaz   These days we are so concerned about putting ourselves out there to the world rather than examining ourselves and reality. It is very hard to imagine life without the use of social media apps and sites for the majority of us, social media has taken over our …

The overtaking of social media

    Throughout the years people have used social media, such as Facebook and Twitter, to openly discuss the importance of everyday activities and debates within the community, this tends to revolve around things such as the price of fuel to the daily news. It could be suggested the amount of people who relay on …

Review: Drenge @Brudenell Social Club

    First up were Blood Sport, an experimental rhythm driven three piece from Sheffield – I’d never come across them before and with fresh ears it was difficult to get into, but interesting to watch. Based on the strong technical abilities from each member, every song was better described as a composition, choruses and …

Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks

– Live Review @ The Brudenell Social Club Stephen Malkmus will always be renowned for his eminence in Pavement, but that’s not to say that his post-‘hiatus’ formation of The Jicks isn’t worthy of similar absorption. Malkmus’ indie icon status is responsible for the deluged state of the Brudenell this evening, with a surprisingly assorted …

Anti-social Social Media.

    Social media, the only place where ‘poking’ someone is deemed socially acceptable, or that even the archaic idea of writing on someone’s ‘wall’ is the norm. Also, Tweets? I mean, really? What sort of name is that? Social media has, in theory, turned our lives upside down and replaced us with mere shadows …

Why Social Media is so In Vogue

    Running one of the most popular fashion blogs in the world, Anna Dello Russo is a fine and fabulously dressed example of how new media can establish your career, even in a field as fickle as fashion. Speaking at the Victoria and Albert museum’s Peroni Collaborazioni Talks, the Vogue Japan editor at large …