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After eight emotional, surprising and downright shady episodes, we’ve reached one of the most important points of RuPaul’s Drag Race: The final four! With Bob the Drag Queen, Kim Chi, Naomi Smalls and Chi Chi DeVayne all remaining in the race for the crown at this point, they were thrown into the all-important final challenge...

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With last week’s Shady Politics challenge out of the way, RuPaul’s Drag Race’s top five for season eight were left to face one of the show’s biggest challenges. With this season’s ball challenge finally upon is, the queens were tasked with creating three separate looks as a part of the RuPaul Book Ball: On top...

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In the wake of Robbie Turner’s elimination during the makeover challenge, the queens returned to the workroom to learn about their next task on the road to winning RuPaul’s Drag Race.  With this week’s task requiring them to create political smear campaigns as they hypothetically ran for president, they were paired off and left to...

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This week’s challenge was one that Drag Race fans always anticipate with bated breath: the makeover! Following on from the recurring reading mini-challenge, the main task saw the queens paired with the cast of Little Women: LA in a Wizard of Oz-themed runway and interpretive dance number that saw them dressing themselves and their partner...

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Interview: Chairlift

April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Since the release of their breakout 2012 album Something, Chairlift have had a very eventful few years. Vocalist Caroline Polachek and multi-instrumentalist Patrick Wimberly have toured around the world, collaborated with Beyoncé on her self-titled fifth album, Polachek released her own solo record as Ramona Lisa, and this year the band released their new album...

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Interview: Night Moves

April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Since forming in 2009, Night Moves have carved out an addictive sound where psychedelic guitar licks and otherworldly vocals twirl together seamlessly with folksy nuances. The Minneapolis outfit first broke into mainstream recognition with their debut album Coloured Emotions, which gained waves of positive exposure on sites like Pitchfork and Stereogum, before touring with the...

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Interview: Lucius

April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mix together two women, three men, an array of bold outfits and a series of infectious pop-driven tunes, and you have the stylish formula that makes up Lucius. The band found its roots in 2005 when frontwomen Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig met at Berklee School of Music, and quickly gelled as both friends and...

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With two queens finding themselves ejected from RuPaul’s Drag Race following the Bitch Perfect challenge and first eliminated queen Naysha Lopez finding her way back into the competition, the first three episodes of season 8 have been a wild ride for everybody involved. With the season’s first big twist behind us and the competition having...

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Interview: Millencolin

April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

In an age where everyone and anyone can get their five minutes of fame, the true testament of being successful in music is found in longevity. Swedish punk outfit Millencolin are a prime example of this, having released seven albums and played over 1500 shows in a career spanning over two decades. With roots that...

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Interview: Reef

March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

During the Britpop movement of the mid-nineties, there were few bands that made a lasting dent that would see them still going strong some 20 years later. Reef are one of those bands. Well equipped with a hefty catalogue of notable single releases including All I Want, Weird, Come Back Brighter, Yer Old and the...

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Interview: B*Witched

March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

They ruled the UK pop charts in the nineties with hits like Rollercoaster, Blame It On The Weatherman and Cie La Vie and reunited back in 2012 as part of the 1st season of ITV’s The Big Reunion and since reforming,  once denim clad four-piece, B*witched have been busy touring the UK and promoting their...

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Even though we all knew a bombshell was coming in episode 2 of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 8, it was one we weren’t prepared for: The second double elimination in the show’s history! Following the episode’s Pitch Perfect themed lip sync battle, aptly titled Bitch Perfect, all seemed to be normal as two queens fell...

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Even though we all knew a bombshell was coming in episode 2 of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 8, it was one we weren’t prepared for: The second double elimination in the show’s history! Following the episode’s Pitch Perfect themed lip sync battle, aptly titled Bitch Perfect, all seemed to be normal as two queens fell...

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