"Today’s festival locations are often as impressive as the line-ups. So after the music dies, stay on for a few extra days and explore what the cities have to offer…"
Here's a wee piece I wrote on this for the Metro's festival guide, including Unknown, Montreux Jazz Festival, Way Out West and Oya.
My latest London clubbing round-up for Metro UK, originally published in the paper out on May 9.
Books clubs are getting ballsy. Literally. Thanks to EL James’s bondage-lite Fifty Shades trilogy, the new wave of sexual liberation – or, at the very least, a desire to go beyond a night in with a cheap bottle of Shiraz and a copy of The Joy Of Sex – has brought with it a renewed interest in filthy fiction. And in finding a place to discuss it.Read More
Meet DJ Harvey. You may not have heard of him because he's been in a self-imposed exile in America for the past 10 years. I wrote about his return to the UK, Fabric's Thirteenth Birthday, Fleetmac Wood and Gypsy Hotel's Sixth Birthday for my first Metro column, which is uploaded below.