2 entries posted in May 2011

The Great Escape, Brighton

Sunday, 15 May 2011 5:35 pm
tags: brighton festivals greatescape livemusic

The Great Escape festival descended on Brighton this weekend. The festival, now in its 5th year, has grown rapidly and is now considered to be one of the best festivals for new music in Europe. I attended for the first time this year and was thoroughly impressed.

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Catfish

Wednesday, 4 May 2011 12:25 am
tags: facebook movies

I'm fresh from watching Catfish on More4 this evening, a 2010 American Documentary film that follows the relationship between a 24-year old New York photographer and a 19 year old Michigan woman and her family over Facebook. I was intrigued by the trailer for this and knew it'd be the sort of film I would enjoy. There's something about Facebook and the way it's changed the way we live our lives that I find fascinating.

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