Articles by: Miles Hardman
Currently studying English Literature with English Language at Bangor University in pursuit of a career in journalism.

Top 10 Greatest Gaming Moments

May 26, 2014 12:15 pm0 comments
Top 10 Greatest Gaming Moments

As a pastime enjoyed by many all over the world, gaming has offered us some of the most impactful moments ever experienced. Whilst TV and film are perhaps still the more popular forms of entertainment these days, video games allow us to engage with characters, events and stories in a […]

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Review: Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’ (2013)

September 9, 2013 7:48 pm0 comments
Review: Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’ (2013)

AM is the fifth studio effort from Los Angeles Sheffield-born indie Godfathers Arctic Monkeys, and, as with any album pushed out by a band these days, it’s leaked about two weeks early. But after polarising listeners with a new direction in recent years, does this new record have the same […]

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Biffy Clyro: Saviours of the UK festival

September 8, 2013 10:19 pm1 comment
Biffy Clyro: Saviours of the UK festival

On Sunday night (August 25th), Biffy Clyro closed Reading Festival’s main stage to millions of adoring fans and couch potatoes alike around the world. As one of the Scottish trio’s most awe-inspiring nights, they didn’t only offer flaming guitars and thrashing anthems; they reinvigorated a flailing franchise in the process. […]

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Only God Forgives: Why Refn’s latest picture is a misunderstood masterpiece

August 7, 2013 11:18 am4 comments
Only God Forgives: Why Refn’s latest picture is a misunderstood masterpiece

Only God Forgives is the latest film entry from Danish director Nicolas Winding Refn, and while it’s getting almost universally panned by critics for being dull and overly ultra-violent, its true brilliance lies not in its content but in its cinematic execution. I’ll try and keep this as spoiler-free as […]

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Breaking Bad: “Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!”

August 5, 2013 1:29 pm0 comments
Breaking Bad: “Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!”

Spoilers ahead – you’ve been warned! August 11th; the one date other than Christmas and family birthdays that is surely in everyone’s calendar by now. The day that our beloved Breaking Bad returns to our TV sets (or our laptop screens, for us unlucky Brits) for one last adrenaline handout. […]

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Review: The Killers – ‘Hot Fuss’ (Nine Years On)

June 18, 2013 1:37 pm0 comments
Review: The Killers – ‘Hot Fuss’ (Nine Years On)

The turn of the twenty-first century saw a boom in alternative rock culture; bands like The Hives and New York’s finest, The Strokes, were starting out strong and building an army of Converse that took their pet ‘indie’ kids everywhere with them. A whole new sub-culture was born, albeit a […]

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