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Daily Archives: 24th October 2016

Photo: Album Artwork

Album: Kings of Leon – ‘WALLS’

The one-time ‘biggest band in the world’ have little to lose or prove with their seventh output: Will the Nashville boys regain their title?

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Bloody chokers, they’re back in fashion again!

Whilst chokers adorn many necks of the Manchester student body, Sophie Billington takes a look at their grim and gruesome origins from 18th century France

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How about decolonisation ‘debates’ fall down, instead?

Arguments about the decolonisation of higher education courses have reached a new low, with the suggestion that science is racist

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Tracks of the week: 24/10

Bowie’s ghost haunts this week’s crop of new tracks

Photo: Comma Press

Review: The Book of Dhaka

Danielle Kosky reviews The Book of Dhaka, a new collection of short stories from Comma Press

Photo: Grumpy-Puddin @Flickr

Life after Fabric: What’s next for the future of British clubbing?

When it comes to clubbing and drug culture in post-Fabric Britain, many questions have been left without reply. Miranda Bunnis searches for answers

dark magik. Picture: illamasque.com

Vamp it up: Halloween inspired makeup

Shannon Winterbone reveals the top makeup collections, from low budget to high end, that will get you Halloween ready

Photo: Kyle Taylor@Flickr

Great Barrier Reef dying from climate change damage

Popular environmental journalist declares Great Barrier Reef officially ‘dead’

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The art of the penalty

In an age of increasing innovation, and often uncertain results, Toby Webb analyses the current state-of-play when it comes to penalty kicks

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Live: Death Grips

Death Grips performed as well as could be expected, leaving the crowd exhausted but satisfied

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Hello healthy, hello cheap, HelloFresh

Getting bored of eating pasta night after night? Deputy Lifestyle Editor, Araddhna Patel, explains that now you don’t have to; spice up your mealtimes with a HelloFresh food box subscription

Photo: HBO

TV Catch Up: The Night Of

The Night Of is a compelling study of the judicial system in post 9/11 New York