guns n' roses

Guns N’ Roses: Slash & Axl Rose Friends Again

Rumours of a Guns N’ Roses reunion have exploded across the internet in the past week after it was revealed that guitarist Slash and front man Axl Rose are now finally speaking again. The two haven’t been on...
starting college guide

Advice for Starting College

It’s that wonderful time of year again where colleges all over Ireland reopen their doors to old, new and foreign students alike. For all those first time college students, here is some useful advice to help yo...
stage times

Electric Picnic Stage Times Released

The official stage times for Electric Picnic 2015 has been released, allowing guests to optimise their time and see as many acts as possible. Check out the full list of stage times below. Friday Main Stage 1...
trainwreck movie review 2015

Trainwreck Review

Director: Judd Apatow. Cast: Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Tilda Swinton. Running Time: 125 Minutes. When the raunchy romantic comedy first gained popularity in the '90s, they were seen as a ...
j1 blog new york

My New York J1 Experience

I couldn’t reach the overhead storage on the plane and I wasn’t strong enough to lift my suitcase up over my head. After a couple of strangers rose from their seats and helped me, I sat down in a slump, wonderi...
the wolfpack movie review

The Wolfpack Review

In day-to-day life, it’s common enough that a friend or family member will say something along the lines of ‘It’s like that bit in The Simpsons when…’ The reference may be to a movie or book or any cultura...
mike scala world tour

Mike Scala: World Tour Comes to Ireland

Independent musician Mike Scala will be returning to Ireland for 4 shows around the country as part of his 2015 world tour. Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Mike began touring his music in 2009 and has...
dismaland

Dismaland: Banksy’s Bemusement Park

Banksy is one of the most well-known and beloved artists of our day, and while he has always pushed the limits of what art is, what it can mean, and where it can be found, this certainly takes things to a whole...
vacation movie review

Vacation Movie Review

Vacation is a remake, no wait, a sequel, no wait a continuity reboot? What’s it called when you take the plot of the first Vacation, but set it after the events of that film, with new-but-not-that-new charact...