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Top 5 tracks of the week

A mixture of oddities have been gracing our ears with their presence this week, and a concoction of indie, R&B, soul and a dash of funk make up the favourite records at the moment. Here’s the best of the week… Penguin Prison – Don’t Fuck With My Money This track has been dug right out…

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8 Problems With Promoting

Working in promotion – easy right? Far from it. You may be under the assumption that handing out leaflets is easy work, fun shifts, and even though it is far from glamorous, quite a nice way to earn your extra money. But oh no. It is problematic. It is hell. And although, yes, it is…

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Are we too obsessed with “happy hours”?

We are all aware that the student stereo-type isn’t one that is truthfully representative – yet it is questionable whether students are becoming too preoccupied with when the “happy hours” are than when to work. Deadline on Wednesday? Who cares when Tuesday nights offer us £1 drinks. Happy hour at your favourite bar on Thursday?…

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Introducing: HABITATS

Spreading their Indie/tropical/groove around the South, HABITATS debut single ‘Diamond Days’ has finally graced the internet with its presence. Having played various venues around the country and voluminous shows all over London, Fierce Panda/Club Fandago have finally picked up one of their incredibly catchy tunes and released it. Forming back in their college days, plus acquiring their newest…

On chavtastic language: convenience, or catastrophe?

The alterations in dialect in recent society are always a controversial topic; have we destroyed the English language, or just developed it? As we are left using “innit” as a suitable response to almost anything that anybody could possibly say, the word ‘thing’ is shortened to “ting” and worst of them all, the replacement of…

The one night stand: what we think about fucking

Women want to cuddle and make you coffee in the morning, but the man just wants you to sneak out the door while he’s sleeping. It is myth. It’s simply typical gender typing; women are over-emotional while a man developing feelings for a girl after a one-night fling is just “so gay”, right? Wrong. This gender differentiation is…

Student life, as told by New Girl quotes.

University; it’s a tough life. So here, to make it a little easier, we’ve proved that the characters in E4’s New Girl feel the exact same way. You expect every night to be absolutely AMAZING. Your plans seem like the best thing ever, and ‘tonight’ is always the thing that keeps you going. But then, you…