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THE JACKSONS | INTERVIEW

THE JACKSONS | INTERVIEW

Luke Owain Boult speaks with Marlon and Jackie Jackson about growing up as the Jackson 5, coping in the music industry, and their 50th anniversary in the music business. “We just love performing. We’re really enjoying the music, so we just love doing it,” Jackie Jackson beams when asked about the Jacksons’ decision to get […]

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JANE EYRE | STAGE PREVIEW

JANE EYRE | STAGE PREVIEW

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay Tue 27 June – Sat 1 July Based on Charlotte Brontë’s classic Gothic narrative, and following an acclaimed season at the National Theatre, Sally Cookson’s Jane Eyre will be arriving at the Wales Millennium Centre this June. Devised as part of a collaboration between the National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic, the […]

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SPAMALOT | STAGE PREVIEW

SPAMALOT | STAGE PREVIEW

Sophia Gardens, Cardiff Thurs 22 June – Sat 1 July You know Summer is on its way in Cardiff when theatre talk turns to Everyman’s Open Air Theatre festival. Stalwart of the Cardiff theatre scene with their combinations of Shakespeare, comedy family shows and of course the musical. And could there be a more perfect […]

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JUBORAJ LAKESIDE | FOOD REVIEW

JUBORAJ LAKESIDE | FOOD REVIEW

Lakeside Road West, Cardiff. 029 2045 5123 / www.juborajgroup.com Food ***    Atmosphere **** The Juboraj Restaurant Group count among their curry houses some of the oldest Indian and Bangladeshi restaurants in Wales, with their beautiful Lakeside building arguably being the most attractive of the lot. Nestled between the Roath Park Lake and the Roath Pleasure […]

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THE SPACE LADY | LIVE PREVIEW

THE SPACE LADY | LIVE PREVIEW

Transport Club, Cardiff Mon 19 June Colorado native Susan Dietrich Schneider is the living embodiment of an Outsider Artist. She’s been making music since the early 70s, when her and her then husband moved to a cave in Mt. Shasta in order to evade being drafted. They dropped off grid totally, destroying their ID and […]

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ERASURE | INTERVIEW

ERASURE | INTERVIEW

Iconic British synthpop duo Erasure recently celebrated their 30th anniversary as a band and have a new album, World Be Gone, fresh on the racks (or download sites of your choice). They’re also set to tour Europe this summer, as unlikely foil to Robbie Williams – including a roof-raising appearance at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium. Buzz […]

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BBC SINGER OF THE WORLD | FEATURE

BBC SINGER OF THE WORLD | FEATURE

It’s a busy month for Cardiff, and joining Justin Bieber and the Champions League Final this month is the BBC Singer of the World Competition 2017. With recitals taking place at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama between Sun 11 and Sun 18 June, the final is being held at St David’s Hall […]

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MAMPI SWIFT AND CRISSY CRISS | CLUBS PREVIEW

MAMPI SWIFT AND CRISSY CRISS | CLUBS PREVIEW

Concrete Junglists @ Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff Fri 16 June Drum’n’bass and Clwb Ifor Bach are an inseparable Cardiff institution, the walls of the building shaking with the sound of sub-bass and snares since the 1990s. For this instalment of their parties, the Concrete Junglists crew welcome true don Mampi Swift and relative upstart Crissy […]

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OPTIMO / SASSY J / DJ OCTOBER | CLUBS PREVIEW

OPTIMO / SASSY J / DJ OCTOBER | CLUBS PREVIEW

TEAK presents Miami Vice, Jacob’s Market / Blue Honey Night Café, Cardiff Sat 10 June Once in a city’s club generation a promotion comes along which ends up defines a particular era in its history. Older inhabitants of the capital might talk in hushed reverence of names like Time Flies, Cool House, Sumo, Studio 89 […]

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FIESTA BOMBARDA’S HOT CAKES BBQ | CLUBS PREVIEW

FIESTA BOMBARDA’S HOT CAKES BBQ | CLUBS PREVIEW

The Flora, Cardiff Saturday 10th June Touring carnival scallywags Fiesta Bombarda are pitching up in the unassuming environs of the Flora pub in Cathays – still looking and feeling fresh after a much-needed renovation last year – for an all-dayer of hefty proportions, conveniently located within stumbling distance of bed if you live in and […]

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