All posts by Paola Laforgia


Preview: Field Day @ Victoria Park [London, 3rd June 2017]

Preview: Field Day @ Victoria Park [London, 3rd June 2017]

Field Day Festival returns for its 11th year this coming June. Held in Victoria Park, East London as has become its tradition, this time however it will take place on the Saturday only, rather than lasting for two days as it has in the past. Fear not though, as despite...
Preview: Miyavi @ O2 Academy Islington [London, 7th May 2017]

Preview: Miyavi @ O2 Academy Islington [London, 7th May 2017]

Japanese guitar virtuoso and singer-songwriter Miyavi currently has North London in his creative sights. Miyavi, pseudonym of Takamasa Ishihara, is a guitar virtuoso, singer-songwriter, record label founder/owner, and actor from Japan, who has been on the scene since 1999. Famous for his finger-slapping style of playing guitar, he has created...
Preview: Arca + Jesse Kanda @ The Roundhouse (London, 28th April 2017)

Preview: Arca + Jesse Kanda @ The Roundhouse (London, 28th April 2017)

Venezuelan London-based producer Arca, renowned for his long time collaboration with Björk, as well as for producing songs for the likes of Kanye West and FKA Twigs, will perform at the iconic London Roundhouse on Friday 28th April, backed by his visual collaborator and friend Jesse Kanda, who is responsible...
Interview – Yamato Drummers (March 2017)

Interview – Yamato Drummers (March 2017)

Following a successful tour in 2015, the Yamato Drummers of Japan returned to the UK this spring, ditching the blossoming cherry trees for the theatre stages of British towns and cities. The tour kicked off in London, where they played each night for over 10 days, between the 14th to 25th...
Preview: Keith Ape @ Scala (London, 15th April 2017)

Preview: Keith Ape @ Scala (London, 15th April 2017)

When he released 잊지마” (It G Ma) on January, 1st 2015, the South-Korean rapper Keith Ape  instantly became a sensation. A great number of articles heralding him as the next rap and trap star and declaring that he was making rap history, appeared on the web soon after. He is...