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Abel Raise the Cain

Abel Raise the Cain

Self proclaimed ‘post rock influenced indie pop’ this alternative band produces indie rock songs with epic sound. The Teesside born band consists of Adam Hicks, Gary Murray, Ash Walker, Richard Boden, Steven Wilson, and Sean Crichton. Inspired by the likes of Coldplay and Sigur Ros, Abel Raise the Cain offers inspirational music that is filled […]

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The Illustrations of Alexis Marcou

The Illustrations of Alexis Marcou

It is no secret that drawing with pencils seems very old school in the art world of today. Given all the new technology, it’s possible for an artist to make amazing works of art digitally without ever knowing how to draw on paper. Alexis Marcou’s work combines the best of both worlds with his detailed […]

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Ellen Winter: Enthusiastic Curious Open

Ellen Winter: Enthusiastic Curious Open

A songwriter since age four, Ellen Winter is a creative soul unlike any other. She views music as a type of storytelling, a way to artistically and inherently express every feeling and impulse. With style similar to that of Regina Spektor but a sound all her own, Ellen’s music and extremely powerful voice have the […]

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Paddington Arts Poetry Slam: Wisdom from the mouths of Babes

Paddington Arts Poetry Slam: Wisdom from the mouths of Babes

Many local talented youths come out to participate in Paddington Art’s Poetry Slam. Eighteen courageous eleven to seventeen year olds stood in front of an audience and recited their original poetry. The event hosted by Slambassador Ambassador and OBE, Chris Preddie was an exciting showcase. In case you are not familiar with the art of […]

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Reincarnation: The Ability to Live On

Reincarnation: The Ability to Live On

The recent exhibit at the londonprintstudio ‘Reincarnation’ used various forms of media and concepts to represent the idea of new life. When one thinks of reincarnation, they usually think of the idea of something dying and being reborn. The exhibit not only took this idea and looked at it in terms of human life, but […]

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‘Don’t try to break into the music industry, just make your own.’ Words of Wisedom from International Musician Roxanne de Bastion

‘Don’t try to break into the music industry, just make your own.’ Words of Wisedom from International Musician Roxanne de Bastion

It takes a lot of guts to leave home and move to a new country with nothing but a guitar and your hopes and dreams. Luckily, for young artist Roxanne de Bastion, she has much more than just courage. Armed with years of practice, and a fierce desire to make her dreams come true, Roxanne […]

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Unsung Lilly: The Soul of Tomorrow

Unsung Lilly: The Soul of Tomorrow

As if one leading lady wasn’t enough, this “quirky pop” band has two sultry lead vocals. Their sound combines soulful blues with a pop undertone that marries old school rhythm with a modern twist. This little band with big sound hails from Surrey, consisting of lead vocalists Sera Golding and Frankie Young alongside musicians Allan […]

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The Casitas: What’s not to love?

The Casitas: What’s not to love?

Pop bands are not what they used to be. No more matching outfits, high pitched tunes, or cheesy choreography. The Casitas are five great looking guys, not all about the glam but about the music. All around feel good music, the band produces party beats that you can’t help but dance to. The techno pop […]

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B-Boyz: The Next Generation

B-Boyz: The Next Generation

A group of young B-boyz (and girlz) have been breaking and popping in a west London business district for several months now. Their diligence has paid off as they caught the attention of ReelTalk and told us all about their motivations and ambitions.

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Nicole Shana’e Gordon-Harris: Passion for Fashion

Nicole Shana’e Gordon-Harris: Passion for Fashion

Nicole Shana’e Gordon-Harris has started her own fashion business with the support of just her family. We learn her inspiring story