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Harmonium – film review"
Louder Than War’s Jamie Havlin reviews Harmonium, a slow-burning family drama from Japanese director Kôji Fukada. The film won the prize in the Un Certain Regard section at Cannes in 2016. It is an emotionally complex drama about secrets and lies; retribution and atonement; innocence and guilt. LTW find’s some superb performances and a plot twist that changes everything.
Junction 2 – festival review"
Junction 2 recently took over a leafy London park for its second festival instalment. Paul Grace reported for Louder Than War and was blown away by a post-apocalyptic techno heaven.
Echobelly: O2 Academy Islington, London – live review"
Louder than War’s Naomi Dryden-Smith went to catch Echobelly’s O2 Academy Islington gig, and found the air thick with nostalgia. The excellent set featured some old hits and their first new material in 10 years from the recently released album Anarchy and Alchemy.
Various Artists – C88 – Album Review"
Various Artists – C88 Cherry Red 3CD/DL Released 30th June 2017 Follow up to the successful C86 and C87 collections, we move on another year in UK Indie-land to 1988, when the first signs of “Baggy” were beginning to make their mark…..Ian Canty remembers the final days of a truly Independent scene…………… Like it or […]
James Holt: Whatever Happened to John? – single review + video premiere"
Whatever Happened To John is the new single from Manchester’s James Holt – we also have a premiere of the video