Tuesday, December 11The Voice of London

Tag: indie

Overheard in Shoreditch: We eavesdrop on hipsters milling about The Old Truman Brewery

Arts
Hipsters are an intriguing creature when allowed to flourish in their natural habitat, and are renowned for providing fascinating soundbites. We swung by The Old Truman Brewery's "Martyrs & Matryoshkas" exhibition to listen in on the in-crowd's take on the artwork.  Reporter: Yasmin Jeffery I Sub-Editor: James Brookes   We all know the negative connotations associated with the word “hipster”. London’s indie darlings are so despised barely anyone would admit to adopting the hipster way of life in this day and age. This is easy to understand; no one would consciously choose to label themselves as a vacuous, superficial person who routinely prizes aesthetics over basic functionality, or the alternative over the mainstream just for the sake of it. Because art is avant-g
Top artists in 2016

Top artists in 2016

Music
A look back at some of our favorite music in 2016 Reporter: Martina Di Gregorio | Sub-editor: Cecilia Peruzzi   Indie, rock, pop, popular, up and coming. We have seen it all this year, this dreadful 2016 that has shook many people in so many different ways. But hey guys, it's December and the year is almost over, so why don't we look back at the good that this year has brought onto us: the amazing new artists, the great songs, and the albums that have served as soundtrack to our life events. Below is a little podcast about The Voice of London's favourite seven artists in 2016, and a little snippet of their songs. https://soundcloud.com/user-321299851/top-artists-in-2016   Noah Cyrus Emeli Sande https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9TqUlGyWSEk Norma Je...
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