Does Your National Trust Membership Support More Than You Bargained For?

Taya Black takes a look into the dark, illicit and controversial world of fox hunting and asks should you trust the National Trust… Whether you live in a bustling concrete jungle and dream of escaping to a calmer, greener environment, abundant with wildlife for a weekend away, or are lucky enough to have one of […]

Anohni – ‘HOPELESSNESS’ Album Review

HOPELESSNESS album review

Enter Shikari – ‘The Mindsweep’ Album Review

7/10 Release date: 19th Jan 2015 Label: PIAS The St Alban’s four-piece have been going for 12 years strong, and their fourth studio album The Mindsweep has not disappointed. The Mindsweep was recorded last year at Chapel Studios in Lincolnshire with Producer, Dan Weller, who also worked on the brilliant 2012 A Flash Flood Of Colour and is another […]

Sub Pop’s Bruce Pavitt shares the lo-down on touring with Nirvana and how Seattle’s grunge scene conquered Europe

Falmouth journalism graduate Taya Black caught up with the legendary co-founder of Sub Pop Records and author, Bruce Pavitt to get an inside look on how grunge stormed Europe with his raw photo journal: Experiencing Nirvana. Originally born in Chiacago, music industry hero Bruce Pavitt moved to Seattle in 1983, and started the famed ‘Sub […]

British Skin Foundation Launch New Sun Care Campaign

The British Skin Foundation have teamed up with supermarket chain Asda to launch the ‘Don’t Get Burnt’ sun care campaign in order to raise awareness of the importance of sun protection and to try and reduce the tax on sunscreen products. The campaign aims to highlight the health risks associated with UV radiation and wants to […]

Gun crime and mental illness in the USA; the bigger picture…

Mass shootings in America are shockingly becoming more and more frequent, and are often linked to mental health issues with little or no evidence. Taya Black questions if a lack of support for those with mental illness is truly the problem that needs addressing in the US, or whether Obama’s campaign to impose stricter gun […]