Wednesday 07 March, 2012

Iconic Albums: Nevermind.


By Natasha Coombes-Liddle/ Tha-one. Icon Writer   Released in 1991 Nirvana’s second album Nevermind became a classic record and the marching beat of the grunge movement. It was this album that brought us the iconic song Smells Like Teen Spirit, which epitomised teen angst and alienation. Rambling vocals and distorted, yet melodic guitar chords that […]

Tuesday 06 March, 2012

The Avengers Breaks iTunes Records


Stacey Cass/ Newness Writer The Avengers movie is a cleverly thought out attempt to tie together Marvel movies made in the last 5 years. Heroes introduced in previous movies such as Iron Man and Thor team up with previously unseen heroes such as Black Widow and Hawkeye. The first trailer stirred up its fair share […]

Sunday 04 March, 2012

Tha-Playlist Of The Week


By Shams Albadri / Tha-One.Music writer   Title says it all; consider the list below as a taster of how to start and end the week.   1.  Apollo Brown & O.C – “Prove Me Wrong.” Would you look at that, Apollo Brown and O.C are making a baby. This anticipated album is due for release […]

Sunday 04 March, 2012

Beat Box: Heymoonshaker


By Shams Albadri / Tha-One.Icon writer   This is what makes London what it is. Streets occupied with commotion, and well, beat boxing artists. Meet Heymoonshaker, the name deployed by Dave Crowe and Andy Balcon.   A couple of average Joes that take beat boxing to a whole new level. The fellas met on separate […]

Saturday 03 March, 2012

Step Back in Time!


By Natasha Coombes / Tha-One.Newness writer High-top trainers have been revamped and are the epitome of urban cool this summer. Whether you want to wear them old school in true 90s hip hop style or embrace the cool catwalk wedged version here are a few pieces to whet your appetite! These high-tops come from ASOS […]

Thursday 01 March, 2012

Floral Trousers!


By Olivia McLeod / Tha-One Newness Writer What with spring on the doorstep and prints being big news for spring/summer 12, floral trousers have hit the high-street in force. Olivia Palermo was spotted recently in a pair from Topshop and as such they are currently out of stock.  What power! They have been styled beautifully […]

The Ting Tings Sounds of Nowheresville

By Sadruddin Junejo / Tha-One.Music writer EDIT: I just found out about the death of the lead singer of the Monkees. R.I.P. Davy Jones, you will be missed!   Hey, look who’s back! After a horrific false start (back in 2010 they were set to release an album called Kunst….oh, man, thank God that never […]

Thursday 01 March, 2012

Say Goodbye to Winter Skin


By Natasha Coombes / Tha-one.Newness writer March is here and now that it’s officially spring it’s time to say goodbye to dry, scaly skin. With the sun coming out we all want to look our best and the easiest way to prepare skin is to exfoliate, moisturise and apply SPF. Step 1: Exfoliate After winter […]

Wednesday 29 February, 2012

DJ Cam: Jazz Meets Hip-Hop.


By Shams Albadri / Tha-One. Icon writer   The best hybrid known to man! Think Harlem Renaissance streaming back to the 1920’s and the flourish of Jazz through the African-American movement. DJ Cam takes the elements of Jazz and Hip-Hop on a whirlwind to create bountiful and mesmerising tracks that I place in a playlist […]