L B-H’s Artist Profiles: Rachel Howard

“I don’t see myself as a ‘female painter’ – I see myself as a painter.”
As Rachel Howard’s most recent exhibition opens at the Newport Street Gallery, Luke Bromage-Henry introduces us to one of of Britain’s most powerful living artists.

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 […]

OUR HOUSE 5TH BIRTHDAY: MIDLAND

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 […]

Dark and Twisted: A Reflection on Black Mirror

Charlie Brooker’s award winning show Black Mirror has become the latest British TV show to make the ambitious leap across the Atlantic. Netflix released its new six episode long series last week, with all the hype and ceaseless Facebook ads that seems to follow most Netflix originals. Considering the brief yet crisp three episodes of […]

An Evening with Marvin Gaye Chetwynd

Bizarre, absurd and confused might be some of the impressions you will leave with after experiencing one of performance artist Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’s films. The British artist is famed for taking iconic moments in cultural history, such as Michael Jackon’s Thriller music video or the film Born Free and re-working them into improvised, spontaneous performances. […]

The Fourth Phase: Review

Over hundred people were spotted crowding into the upper level of Exeter’s Hole in The Wall this Sunday evening for a spot of late summer apres courtesy of Redbull. Familiar faces from the university Snowsports and Surf club amongst others mingled together civilly; that was until the food came out. Quickly, the drinks which had […]

Our House Presents Breach: Preview

Happy 4th Birthday, Our House! Exeter’s leading electronic music brand has had one massive year. Our House generation ‘15/’16 presented Boiler Room sensation Dan Shake, Glaswegian maestros Denis Sulta and Jasper James, and Redlight’s Lobster Boy protégé, Mella Dee. The 2015 management team, Harry Fox, Harry Gordon and Marek Skibinski have enjoyed the class backup […]

WAREHOUSE NAMES WITH A PERSONAL TONE: MOXIE AND SHENK AT OUR HOUSE

Harry Bowley and Emma Croft take a look at Our House, the progressive night at the forefront of Exeter’s burgeoning electronic music scene.

REVIEW: SIMON AMSTELL’S “TO BE FREE”

Simon Amstell’s impresses in his new stand-up comedy show To Be Free

CINEMA: SPIKE JONZE’S ‘HER’

Our review of Spike Jonze’s hotly anticipated new film ‘Her’.

CINEMA: THE LEGO MOVIE

Our review of The Lego Movie. It’s much better than it sounds.

CINEMA: DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

The Dallas Buyers Club “true story” reveals a truth or two about the film industry.

EXETERA REVIEWS ‘AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY’

Charlotte Si
mpson reviews EUTCo’s production of ‘August: Osage County’ at the Northcott Theatre.