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Barney Harsent

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Writer, editor, and author of Music Top 10s (Bounty), Barney is a music and television fanatic. He also hosts a radio show on boxfrequency.fm, and is a surprisingly capable barman.

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Bach Weekend, Barbican review - vivid and vibrant celebratio...

John Eliot Gardiner was 75 in April, and to celebrate, the Barbican Centre staged a weekend devoted to his favourite composer. Gardiner himself...

Blu-ray: Force of Evil

Force of Evil is much more than a stunning film...

Falstaff, Garsington Opera review - Sir John under pressure

All those pranks, set-ups, fake letters and disguises, they just keep coming thick and fast in...

Scorpions/ Megadeth, O2 Arena review - by turns lavish, sill...

Scorpions stepped on stage wearing leather jackets and shades, and launched straight into "Going Out With a Bang". For a...

Ocean's 8 review – half-cocked caper

Perfectly timed, in theory, for the advent of #MeToo and ...

Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, Opera North, City Variet...

Peer at the small print and it’s clear that Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill is actually a spruced-up repackaging of a...

Paloma Faith, Bedgebury Pinetum review - positive pop in a w...

There is a real festival ambience to this quintessentially English field-gig, set amidst the stunning forests of Bedgebury Pinetum as part of the...

CD: Jim James - Uniform Distortion

How great is Uniform Distortion? As great as Greg Sage’s Straight Ahead or Neil Young & Crazy Horse’s Ragged Glory...