ALL IN YOUR HEAD
by Safaa Bensen - Offiom
All In Your Head is a one-woman performance based on real accounts of women who’ve experienced domestic violence and coercive control, and will be livestreamed on Sunday 14th February, at 7pm. The show is a pay what you can event, with tickets starting at £0 to be truly accessible to all who need it. - We Like this xx
The Cambridge Film Festival at Home initiative, which is available to everyone throughout the UK, kicked off on 8th January with film critics and broadcasters Simon Mayo and Mark Kermode and their choices for the hugely popular ‘A Film I Love…’ series, which includes a Pay What You Can Afford pricing structure for each film screening.
Music Education - We are delighted to announce that yousician, the #1 platform to learn how to play a musical instrument, collaborates with Disney and Pixar to add music from the new release Soul for users to learn in the comfort of their home. Users can learn how to play “Born to Play” and “Bigger Than Us” from the movie’s soundtrack, that features jazz compositions and arrangements from GRAMMY® nominee Jon Batiste. Soul also features an original score by Oscar®-winners Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (“The Social Network”).
I Love this! - and Super talented Sharon Azrieli talks to Eoghan Lyng for PHACEMAG - on 'Frankly Sharon' & more, - “I consider that question a huge compliment,” Sharon Azrieli says. “The whole thing was to take people back to Paris, and to the chanteuse. I wanted to channel that sound-especially Edith Piaf-especially on 'Storybook'. As you know, my background is in classical, so this was a very different experience; I think I've found my calling. Gorgeous Piece - best pp x
Brilliant Album - Great Interview - more - Ed Cosens, a Sheffield born songwriter and raconteur, is here to discuss Fortunes Favour, an album he has written outside Reverendand the Maker’s rock oriented universe. Expertly produced, the songs are laced with an emotional sophistication more commonly heard in Lennon’s oeuvre, but with a technical proficiency found an eponymous McCartney album. The comparison isn’t mere window dressing on our part-Cosens has the ability to record a solo album entirely sans autres.
JIU JITSU - Staring Nicolas Cage - Eoghan Lyng talks to Director - Dimitri Logothetis about the ins & outs - "Nick is a consummate professional, and he really honours the filmmaking process. He's actually a consummate artist in that he's one of the few actors that I've ever met who can sit there and talk to you about music going all the way back about four hundred years..."
PHACEMAG THIS TIME IT's ON FILM
pauliepaul on Ice Station Zebra 1968
Directed by John Sturges
Screenplay Alistair MacLean
Michelle Olley talks to Jade Asha about her book ‘Actorpreneur: A Working Actor’s Guide’ Jade has spent the past 15 years coming up through film, theatre and TV - in front and behind the camera. She has her own production company, writes for the screen (big and small), produces, edits, does voice-over work and podcasting - Jade’s earned her stripes in the art wars.
If you were to ask BELAU (Peter Kedves and Krisztian Buzas) about their music, they would say that through their music they were trying to provide a shelter for the modern human - encouraging/representing a path through to individual self-awareness - by making modern and elegant electronic beats with longing lyrics driving towards a solace of mind. Forever inspired by the fundamental elements of nature, especially the infinite sea. That's where they had me....best pp x
IMAX: The Ronson Theatre re-opens on Wednesday 9 December 2020. Open Wednesday-Sunday, and seven days a week during school holidays, excluding Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Booking now open for showings of Antarctica 3D, A Beautiful Planet 3D and Hubble 3D from 9-16 December - more ....
Coinciding with the US Presidential election and breaking a silence of decades, ‘Punk Professor’ Vivien Goldman has shared a new track and video on Youth Sounds / Cadiz Music. The haunting ‘I Have A Voice’ is an elemental call to vote and a primal reminder of our own individual power. Released on twelve- inch vinyl and available digitally, Goldman’s ethereal vocal and crisp British enunciation compellingly floats over the yearning, emotional ripple of the music by producers Toby Andersen (keyboards) and Youth (Killing Joke, The Orb, Paul McCartney).
Anti-Bullying Week 2020
Anti-Bullying Week 2020 will take place from Monday 16th November - Friday 20th November 2020. The theme is United Against Bullying and the week will start with Odd Socks Day on Monday November 16th. Odd Socks Day is an opportunity to encourage people to express themselves and celebrate their individuality and what makes us all unique.
L’Orbe is the story of a new elixir. A new generation of spirits, a fusion of flavours and original recipes open the door to a unique taste experience. Today, (OCT 2020) L’Orbe launches its First Edition, Vodka x Caviar. An artisanal avant-garde vodka combined with exceptional, refined caviar. A creation to be admired, savoured and shared. It's a beautiful thing - best pp
South-East London collective, grassroots venue and online radio station AAJA, this weekend (30 Oct - 1st Nov) are running a 48 hour global livestream to unite the underground, electronic community across the world. With DJs broadcasting from NYC, Tokyo, Oslo, Sydney, Berlin, Ibiza and more, the global radio takeover will keep the music playing long after the venue shutters its doors at the strict 10pm curfew.
Dave Hemingway Founder member The Beautiful South Talks to Phacemag's Eoghan Lyng about his new band ‘SUNBIRDS’ Debut Album. Having retired from the live scene at the back end of 2016, Dave has been keeping busy with guitarist, songwriter and collaborator Phil Barton, with Cool To Be Kind signalling the arrival of the new band, new songs and a new sound.
Talos Science Fiction Theatre Festival returns for its fourth instalment with socially distanced shows in the Cockpit, online interactive sci-fi & Zoom watch parties! Experience live performances in meatspace in The Cockpit Theatre round, the magic of Zoom Theatre beamed directly into your living room or ground-breaking new shows that blend both.
Before we get to that particular night in Peckham, I should really go back a month or two. The details are still a little bit sketchy but one Monday morning I awoke in a hotel near Hyde Park sans job, girlfriend and home. I had my phone because it had been ringing in and out of my dream for a while or more...
Below - A Time and a Place
On the 5th of May 1930, Amy Johnson set off from Croydon Aerodrome on a solo flight to Australia. For some reason I have known about Amy since Junior School. One of my teachers landed! Amy Johnson was an incredible woman, she's one of my heroes. (I have 3 main heroes - Dorothy Parker, Tom Crean, and Amy Johnson.) best pp
Below - A Time and A Place
'GRIND' - 'Julian Shore' formed the band in 1991, and has released 13 full length albums since. most recently, 2020's "2 Triplets Remain". expect album #14 in 2021, titled "Patience of a Saint". over the years, grind has called wisconsin, los angeles, and new york 'home'; however, wisconsin has been the primary landing spot. He Spoke To pauliepaul - on the release of 'Lucky For Some' Album 13 - ; ) xxxx