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The story behind Unknown Festival – Croatia’s newest party, Arts

The story behind Unknown Festival – Croatia’s newest party

This September, hundreds of electronic music fans will descend on Rovinj, North Croatia’s sun-kissed coastline for the inaugural Unknown Festival.

By | Arts, Music | Tuesday, 25 June 2013 at 4:35 pm

Review of Doctor Who ‘Arc of Infinity’ (Series 20), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘Arc of Infinity’ (Series 20)

Out of all the classic Doctor Who serials I’ve written about so far, Arc of Infinity is the most surprising for a number of reasons.

By | Arts | Sunday, 9 June 2013 at 12:33 am

Doctor Who star Matt Smith is leaving: A review of the Eleventh incarnation of the Time Lord, Arts

Doctor Who star Matt Smith is leaving: A review of the Eleventh incarnation of the Time Lord

He entered the world of Doctor Who yelling and bemoaning the fact that he wasn’t ginger (again) before crashing the Tardis (again). But now it’s time for Matt Smith to leave – how will the Eleventh incarnation be judged?

By | Arts | Saturday, 1 June 2013 at 10:50 pm

Review of Doctor Who ‘Black Orchid’ (Series 19), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘Black Orchid’ (Series 19)

It wouldn’t be Doctor Who without a bit of science fiction or fantasy and maybe that’s the reason this serial is so poor.

By | Arts | Wednesday, 17 April 2013 at 5:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘State of Decay’ (Series 18), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘State of Decay’ (Series 18)

Series 18 is Tom Baker’s final one as the Doctor but before he bowed out he had some exciting adventures as the Time Lord, unfortunately, State of Decay is not one of them.

By | Arts | Saturday, 2 February 2013 at 4:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘City of Death’ (Series 17), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘City of Death’ (Series 17)

Another year in the Tom baker era and a new companion joined the Doctor, well sort of.

By | Arts | Saturday, 26 January 2013 at 4:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Ribos Operation’ (Series 16), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Ribos Operation’ (Series 16)

As Doctor Who continued to evolve each series of the show brought something new to the viewing experience. Series 16 was no different in this sense and featured an over-arching storyline linking all the adventures – rather than several standalone serials. Critics of Steven Moffat’s series-long arcs should take note of this.

By | Arts | Saturday, 19 January 2013 at 4:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Sun Makers’ (Series 15), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Sun Makers’ (Series 15)

Written by the excellent Robert Holmes, The Sun Makers is essentially a satire of the British tax system in the Seventies.

By | Arts | Sunday, 13 January 2013 at 4:46 pm

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Talons of Weng-Chiang’ (Series 14), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Talons of Weng-Chiang’ (Series 14)

The Talons of Weng-Chiang was aired in 1977 and saw the Doctor donning a tweed cape and deerstalker hat to investigate the disappearance of several young ladies in Victorian London.

By | Arts | Monday, 31 December 2012 at 4:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Android Invasion’ (Series 13), Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Android Invasion’ (Series 13)

With elements of The Stepford Wives and Invasion of the Body Snatchers, The Android Invasion was a sinister Doctor Who serial and a classic slice of the Tom Baker era.

By | Arts | Monday, 22 October 2012 at 4:00 am

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