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Matilda Battersby

Bio
Matilda has worked at The Independent online since 2009 and is also a regular contributor to Viewpoint magazine. She writes about art, theatre and new music.

Articles By Matilda Battersby

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theartsdesk Q&A: composer and conductor Carl Davis

 

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Album: Jack Savoretti - Europiana

“Dance like its ’76”, Jack Savoretti (born 1983) sings on “Too Much History”, one of many upbeat synth-driven tracks on his new album ...

Under Milk Wood, National Theatre review - Michael Sheen at...

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Framing Britney Spears, Sky Documentaries review - the rolle...

She became one of the most successful pop stars in history, but...

Album: The Grid & Robert Fripp - Leviathan

With his band King Crimson laid up, the only chance to check out Robert Fripp's...

Raya, Hampstead Downstairs review - a richly fraught reunion

Thirty years on, Alex and Jason meet at a university reunion and cab it back to Jason’s old student house where Alex is thinking “probably…” and...

Album: John Grant - Boy From Michigan

While recognisably a John Grant album, Boy From Michigan brings on board something new and unprecedented – an outside producer. Welcome,...