Live Music in and after Lockdown

In the middle of March, hardcore punk and industrial metalcore outfit Code Orange released their third studio album Underneath. They had invested all of their time and money over the past year into this album,…

Easing Out of Lockdown

The condition we are in now is likely to drag on for many more months to come; instead of thinking “I will do this and that after lockdown”, try thinking “I’m going to find a way to do it now.”

Date Tonight Cafe Review

Date Tonight Cafe is an online dating service, specifically for lockdown. You sign up, answer a few questions, and get sent a Zoom link to click on at a specific time. Unlike RAG Blind Date, …

The Country Kitchen: Picnics, Pies and Goodbyes

Do not despair, as all good things (and all not-good things too, depending which category you place this column) must end. If only the producers of Killing Eve and the organisers of the annual Dalston Show Scarecrow Competition would learn from this. I’d much rather be a Fleabag than a Suits.