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Gavin Dixon

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Gavin Dixon is a writer, journalist and editor specialising in classical music. He teaches at the University of Kent and is a Curator of Musical Instruments at the Horniman Museum. He is also Music Editor of Fanfare Magazine.

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CD: DJ Hell - Zukunfstmusik

Helmut Geir has been around the block multiple times but, like an electro-sonic Batman, always pops up just when he’s needed. Never much moved by...

Swans, Asylum, Birmingham

There are not many bands who are obtuse enough to begin a gig with a 45 minute unrecorded song, especially when they are preparing to go their...

Paula, BBC Two review - Denise Gough's the real thing

Playwrights have long migrated to the small screen in search of better pay and room to manoeuvre. Most don’t leave it as long as Conor McPherson,...

Deposit, Hampstead Theatre Downstairs review - capital'...

Matt Hartley's personal take on London's housing crisis returns to the...

The Other Side of Hope review - Aki Kaurismäki at his tragic...

It takes real skill to make a film about a desperate Syrian refugee and a dour middle-aged...

theartsdesk on Vinyl 28: Manic Street Preachers, Joep Beving...

While the 36 records reviewed below run the gamut of Wreckless...

Sachin: A Billion Dreams review - the incredible feats of cr...

There are great sportsmen, and on top of those there’s a handful of...

DVD/Blu-ray: Lino Brocka - Two Films

With some re-releases, the fascination is not only discovering the work of a...

Twelfth Night, Shakespeare's Globe review - Emma Rice g...

The Globe’s artistic director Emma Rice has made no secret of her desire to go out with a bang, in this, the final season of her brutally...

White Gold, BBC Two review – rattling pace and razor-edged d...

In the dog-eat-dog world of White Gold it’s 1983,...