Music

  • Paul Smith
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    PAUL SMITH

    This year heralds the tenth anniversary of the release of Maximo Park’s A Certain Trigger. The album is now a Platinum record in the UK. However, Paul Smith, ...

    On August 22, 2015 / By
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    CROPREDY FESTIVAL > REVIEW

    You may have noticed that here at Fused Towers we take a healthy interest in the festival season.  You may even have entered one of our numerous competitions ...

    On August 21, 2015 / By
  • Nicolas godin
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    NICOLAS GODIN > THE ORIGIN OF AN IDEA

    Sometime during my fourth world tour with my band AIR, I observed the following: music was taking up only a small part of my daily life. I had ...

    On August 18, 2015 / By
  • The London 1976 project
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    LONDON 1976 PROJECT > KEITH LEVENE

    There were two occasions in recent history when British artists, musicians, and designers ruled the world. The first British invasion occurred in the 1960s when the Beatles, the ...

    On August 10, 2015 / By
  • Solvent
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    SOLVENT > NEW WAYS: MUSIC FROM THE DOCUMENTARY I DREAM OF WIRES

    Solvent’s sixth full-length LP, New Ways: Music from the Documentary I Dream of Wires, to receive a Deluxe Edition reissue, to coincide with I Dream Of Wires’ 2015 ...

    On August 5, 2015 / By
  • Sleaford Mods
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    A STATEMENT FROM SLEAFORD MODS

    “I remember January 2014 at The Chameleon Club, three months before we released ‘Divide and Exit’: “Do you mind if I dance behind you on stage mate? Only ...

    On July 28, 2015 / By
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    JE SUIS CRABBI > PLAYLIST

    Pop Will Eat Itself frontman Graham Crabb has a new project. Here he picks a few records that have influenced Je Suis Crabbi. The Je Suis Crabbi project I’m ...

    On July 27, 2015 / By
  • Malpas
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    MALPAS

    Your music has been described variously as ‘Electronica-Folk’, ‘Warpish Folktronica’ and as ‘Beirut meets M83 and Aphex Twin’ – how much do you agree with these descriptions, and more importantly, how would ...

    On July 27, 2015 / By
  • wonderstuff
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    MILES HUNT > PLAYLIST

    A somewhat melancholy playlist from The Wonder Stuff frontman “Looking back on my life, my successes and my failings, in order to write the book I found myself ...

    On July 9, 2015 / By

Fashion

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    MY NEW NIKES

    I don’t even want to embarrass myself by sharing the year I last purchased a new pair of trainers; but let’s just say the Adidas Gazelle and Puma ...

    On August 28, 2015 / By
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    NEFF X DISNEY MENSWEAR COLLECTION

    Hey Mickey your so fine… we love a bit of Disney magic and if seems Californian label Neff does too. They’ve dedicated a range to the World’s most ...

    On July 3, 2015 / By
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    BAIA BAGS

    Functional design is at the heart of  handmade Baia Bags. Designed in the UK by Manchester University fashion Graduate Susy Brown her range of styles are personalised to ...

    On July 2, 2015 / By
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    STREET CULTURE > 50 YEARS OF STYLE

    Beatniks, Rockers, Hip-Hop, Hippies, Punks, Grunge, New Romantics, Metalheads, Goths, Teddy Boys, Mods, Hipsters, Psychobillies, Skinheads, and plenty more, are featured in Gavin Baddeley’s new book:  Street Culture ...

    On June 24, 2015 / By
  • Pretty Green S/S16
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    SPRING / SUMMER 16 PRETTY GREEN COLLECTIONS

    As the 1960’s drew to a close rock music and fashion were changing dramatically. The colourful recycled Victorian military tunics were made popular by The Beatles during their Sergeant Pepper ...

    On June 18, 2015 / By
  • Kate in Blue Cafe 2005 by Mario Testino
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    RAW FOOTAGE > A GROUP PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION

    The meeting point between fashion editorial and fine art photography. In celebration of its ten-year anniversary, Opera Gallery London presents Raw Footage, a group photography exhibition focusing on the meeting point between ...

    On May 20, 2015 / By
  • Pretty Green Black Label S/S15
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    PRETTY GREEN > BLACK LABEL COLLECTION > S/S15

    Pretty Green’s Spring Summer ‘15 Black Label campaign takes a look behind the curtain at some of the most influential creatives in the music industry over the last ...

    On May 12, 2015 / By
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    PUFFA > THE NEW EXPLORERS

    Forget what you think you know about Puffa. It might be a word that strikes fear into fashionistas; conjuring head-to-toe, snow-covered, i’d-only-wear-it-if-it-was-freezing-cold Michelin Man style coats, but those ...

    On May 12, 2015 / By
  • Solid Denim sunglasses
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    SOLID DENIM > A NEW CHAPTER FOR DENIM

    Mosevic have pioneered the worlds first denim sunglasses with a new material called Solid Denim (layers of denim infused with resin) and are launching their first range of Solid ...

    On May 5, 2015 / By

Art

  • Hitman
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    HITMAN: AGENT 47 > WIN MERCHANDISE

    HITMAN: AGENT 47 centers on an elite assassin who was genetically engineered from conception to be the perfect killing machine, and is known only by the last two ...

    On August 24, 2015 / By
  • Lost In Translation by Henry Kaye
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    COOK YOUR OWN FOOD > A BILL MURRAY SCRATCH AND SNIFF

    Feel closer to the greatest man alive! Delve into his scenes, drink with him, laugh with him and smell as he smells. Sugoi books have brought together some ...

    On August 19, 2015 / By
  • DETROIT: UNBROKEN DOWN
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    DETROIT: UNBROKEN DOWN

    Photographer Dave Jordano succeeds in bringing to the pages a stunning portrait of humanity in a city that has been rife with struggle. Detroit:Unbroken explores the figures of the ...

    On August 18, 2015 / By
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    STREET ART IN THE ETERNAL CITY

    From ancient Latin taggers to contemporary street artists, Rome has long been home to a broad range of people looking to make their mark on civilisation. The original ...

    On August 13, 2015 / By
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    WIN PAPER TOWNS MERCHANDISE

    Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green (“The Fault in Our Stars”), PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, ...

    On August 11, 2015 / By
  • The London 1976 project
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    LONDON 1976 PROJECT > KEITH LEVENE

    There were two occasions in recent history when British artists, musicians, and designers ruled the world. The first British invasion occurred in the 1960s when the Beatles, the ...

    On August 10, 2015 / By
  • pind Birmingham
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    PIND: ESTONIAN ART PROJECT LAUNCHES IN DIGBETH, BIRMINGHAM

    PIND: Estonian Art Project Launches at Centrala Gallery, Digbeth Three Estonian artists have transformed Centrala Gallery inside and out for PIND (Surface/Space). The aim of the project is ...

    On July 6, 2015 / By
  • Murakami-Homage-to-Monopink
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    HANG UP GALLERY > DOG DAYS

    Hang-Up Gallery presents Dog Days; a summer group exhibition showcasing a unique blend of freshly created artworks from 16 of Hang-Up’s leading body of contemporary and urban artists. State of ...

    On July 2, 2015 / By
  • Doma2
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    ENTRE MUROS

    Latin American art comes under the spotlight at MYA Gallery with an exhibition showcasing a diverse group of artists placing the growing Urban Contemporary movement found across this ...

    On June 24, 2015 / By

Travel

  • DETROIT: UNBROKEN DOWN
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    DETROIT: UNBROKEN DOWN

    Photographer Dave Jordano succeeds in bringing to the pages a stunning portrait of humanity in a city that has been rife with struggle. Detroit:Unbroken explores the figures of the ...

    On August 18, 2015 / By
  • REKA-NATURA-MORTA-2015-SPRAYCAN-ON-WALL
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    STREET ART IN THE ETERNAL CITY

    From ancient Latin taggers to contemporary street artists, Rome has long been home to a broad range of people looking to make their mark on civilisation. The original ...

    On August 13, 2015 / By
  • Hip Trips
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    HIP TRIPS > EDINBURGH

    Edinburgh. It’s a culture vulture’s paradise with a festival for every fandom. Bookworm? Check (Edinburgh International Book Festival is on 15th – 31st of August). Comedy fan? Check ...

    On July 31, 2015 / By
  • Aleenta
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    HUA HIN, THAILAND 3 WAYS > 3. ALEENTA

    Part 3 of 3: Nestled in the Malay peninsula Hua Hin is the formal residence of the King of Thailand and is the getaway beach resort for Bangokians. ...

    On May 26, 2015 / By
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    HUA HIN, THAILAND 3 WAYS > 2. THE BARAI

    Part 2 of 3: Nestled in the Malay peninsula Hua Hin is the formal residence of the King of Thailand and is the getaway beach resort for Bangokians. ...

    On May 20, 2015 / By
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    HUA HIN, THAILAND 3 WAYS > 1. PUTAHRACSA

    Part 1 of 3: Nestled in the Malay peninsula Hua Hin is the formal residence of the King of Thailand and is the getaway beach resort for Bangokians. ...

    On May 19, 2015 / By
  • Sir Albert Hotel - Amsterdam
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    CREATIVE SPACE > AMSTERDAM’S SIR ALBERT HOTEL

    As home to one of the most vibrant start-up cultures, Amsterdam is a melting pot for creatives from around the world. Knowing this, Sir Albert Hotel has created ...

    On April 30, 2015 / By
  • THE THIEF hotel in Oslo
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    THE THIEF HOTEL > OSLO

    Band, visual artists, and anarchists: Apparatjik is a creative tribe that defies classification and which revels in surrealism, chaos, and play.  Founded in 2008 and comprising Coldplay’s bass ...

    On April 30, 2015 / By
  • vip lounge
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    SOUTH AMERICA’S LARGEST VIP LOUNGE OPENS IN CHILE

    LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines, have opened the largest VIP lounge in South America in Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport Santiago, Chile. LATAM Airline’s new VIP lounge is ...

    On April 30, 2015 / By

News

  • Hitman
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    HITMAN: AGENT 47 > WIN MERCHANDISE

    HITMAN: AGENT 47 centers on an elite assassin who was genetically engineered from conception to be the perfect killing machine, and is known only by the last two ...

    On August 24, 2015 / By
  • Rainbow
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    THE RAINBOW PRESENTS > IMAGINARIUM

    Once again Birmingham’s The Rainbow Venues is leading from the front. Like it has done for the past decade, the fantastic, ever evolving and always pioneering venue has ...

    On August 19, 2015 / By
  • Lost In Translation by Henry Kaye
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    COOK YOUR OWN FOOD > A BILL MURRAY SCRATCH AND SNIFF

    Feel closer to the greatest man alive! Delve into his scenes, drink with him, laugh with him and smell as he smells. Sugoi books have brought together some ...

    On August 19, 2015 / By
  • PaperTownsOneSheet
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    WIN PAPER TOWNS MERCHANDISE

    Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green (“The Fault in Our Stars”), PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, ...

    On August 11, 2015 / By
  • Mick Rock - David Bowie
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    THE EYE OF THE BOWIE STORM

    In 1972, David Bowie released his groundbreaking album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars. With it landed Bowie’s Stardust alter-ego: A glitter-clad, ...

    On August 11, 2015 / By
  • Mike Skinner
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    MIKE SKINNER > THE FIRST TONGA TOUR

    Tonga, the rave, grime and dub club night ran by Mike Skinner and Murkage has gone from strength to strength since its London incarnation a year ago. Starting at The Victoria in ...

    On August 10, 2015 / By

Festivals

  • Moseley Folk Festival
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    WIN TICKETS TO MOSELEY FOLK FESTIVAL

    Moseley Folk Festival returns to the leafy suburb of Moseley for its 10th year anniversary. Set in the idyllic setting of Moseley private park from the 4th – 6th September the ...

    On August 19, 2015 / By
  • farmfest
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    WIN TICKETS TO FARMFESTIVAL

    Set in the beautiful rolling hills of Somerset, close to trendy Bruton Town, Farmfest has organically grown over 10 years into a must for fans of the alternative ...

    On July 10, 2015 / By
  • TRAMLINES FESTIVAL
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    WIN TICKETS TO TRAMLINES FESTIVAL

    Tramlines Festival returns with another stellar lineup, taking place in various venues and outdoor spaces across Sheffield from 24 – 26 July. As ever, the festival has nailed ...

    On July 10, 2015 / By
  • arctangent
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    WIN TICKETS TO ARCTANGENT FESTIVAL

    The award winning ArcTanGent is the world’s ultimate music festival for connoisseurs of Math-rock, Post-rock, Noise-rock, Alt-rock and everything in between. Capacity is strictly limited to 5,000. ATG ...

    On July 3, 2015 / By
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    BEAT-HERDER > WIN 1 X PAIR OF TICKETS

    This year, Northern England’s most cherished festival, Beat-Herder in Lancashire, will celebrate their milestone tenth birthday in style; providing a three-day 12,000 capacity bonanza while remaining staunchly independent, ...

    On June 10, 2015 / By
  • Blissfields 2015
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    BLISSFIELDS > WIN 1 X PAIR OF TICKETS

    Blissfields celebrate their fifteenth year with a “somewhere in time” theme with guests The Horrors, John Grant, Simian Mobile Disco, Ghostpoet, Grandmaster Flash, and Public Service Broadcasting. Explore ...

    On June 3, 2015 / By
  • Maverick
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    MAVERICK FESTIVAL > WIN 1 X PAIR OF TICKETS

    This three day festival presents an array of World class musical talent across five stages indoors and out and celebrates all things Americana, Roots and Alt-Country. This year ...

    On May 27, 2015 / By
  • AMERICANA INTERNATIONAL
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    AMERICANA INTERNATIONAL > WIN 1 X PAIR OF TICKETS

    Celebrating it’s 35th year Americana International 2015 will include all the usual genres of cool Anglo-American music from the 1940’s,Country, RnR, Cajun, Rockabilly, Hillbilly, RnB and 60/70’s. It ...

    On May 21, 2015 / By
  • Tech-Fest 2015
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    TECH FEST > WIN 1 X PAIR OF TICKETS

    UK Tech Fest is the world’s only outdoor festival dedicated solely to progressive and technical music. Following the huge success of the sell-out event in 2012, UK TECH-FEST ...

    On May 20, 2015 / By

Videos

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WIN PAPER TOWNS MERCHANDISE

Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green (“The Fault in Our Stars”), PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, ...

On August 11, 2015 / By