A Night in Finisterre

One cold November evening a few weeks back, surf brand Finisterre opened the doors to their latest store on Exeter High Street, welcoming in wholesome folk from all around the south west. The Exetera team were lucky enough to be invited to join in the celebrations of all things surf, style and sea – with […]

Back in May, Love Saved the Day

Our thoughts go out to the animals in residence of Eastville Park who have been spotted returning to ground zero to comprehend the happenings of May’s final weekend. Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture 1970-1979 is the title of a book by Tim Lawrence which captures the growth of American […]

Love Saves The Day 2017: A Preview

Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture 1970-1979 is the title of a book by Tim Lawrence which captures the growth of American dance music from the early New York loft scene and beyond. Since then, Love Saves the Day (LSTD) has found a new meaning in the West of England […]


Half a decade of Our House parties have been good to Exeter. The upcoming 5th Birthday event featuring Midland is preceded by its top five place in DJ Mag’s regional raves of the month. Ranked up next to Bristol’s Love Save the Day and Virgo Festival in Devon, Midland is a milestone booking for Exeter’s music […]

Cheddar Cheese, Polo Necks and Group Therapy with Marcel Lucont

Hi Marcel! Thank you so much for taking the time to answer these questions for Exetera Magazine. I am very excited about your show at Exeter’s Bike Shed Theatre on April 2nd, which kick-starts your UK tour “Whine List”.    CM: Do you think that performing as a Frenchman in England allows you to be more outrageous and broach […]

Poems for the Future

The End Finally, hell rusted over. The polymers don’t hold hands anymore Because it’s harder to get away. There is no medicine left. There are no mouths left. At its slow end when the sun throws out its arms It will be disappointed – There is nothing left here to die. Which was, of course, […]

2 Minutes with Comedian Tony Law

Clemmie Melvin spends 2 minutes with stand-up comedian Tony Law who has just kick-started his UK tour, “Tony Law: A Law Unto His-Elf What Welcome”’.    CM: If you could perform anywhere in the world, in any particular venue, where would you choose? TL: The Royal Albert Hall. I have performed there once before for the […]

Gallery Goers

Clemmie Melvin gives us an insight into to the kooky crazy world of morning gallery goers.  A crisp winter morning at The Royal Academy. The Abstract Expressionist Exhibition is in full swing. Pre-booked tickets are being collected from the front desk. Reserved viewing times are being wavered in order to pacify the burgeoning crowd. The crowd. […]

It Boy

Kwon Ji-Young, better known to the world by his stage name G-Dragon, first stepped up to the spotlight in 2006 as the leader of K-Pop band Big Bang. In the decade since, he has made his name as a multihyphenate with a veritable toolbox of skills: the producer and lyricist behind many of Big Bang’s […]

Our House 2017: Down to the Cellar

Harry Bowley chats to Harry Fox about Our House’s return to Exeter’s nightlife scene. Hi Harry Hello! How are you? Good thanks! You? Doing well, thank you. Talk us through the fire Cavern, we’re desperate to know. When did you find out, and when did you launch your plan to keep Our House on the move? The […]