mon 16/05/2022

Steven Osborne

Articles By Steven Osborne

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Vondráček, LSO, Tilson Thomas, Barbican review - mixed messa...

Conductor and pianist came at Liszt from opposite directions last...

Andy Zaltzman, Soho Theatre review - satire on the hoof

Andy Zaltzman comes on stage to deliver a short preamble to his show Satirist For Hire. Much of the hour is suggested by the audience as...

Dandy, BBC Philharmonic, New, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester...

Saturday’s concert by the BBC Philharmonic was in large measure about the Mahlers – Gustav and Alma. The former’s First Symphony formed the...

Album: Mavis Staples and Levon Helm - Carry Me Home

There is so much gospel out there that it’s not easy to stand...

Music Reissues Weekly: 999 - A Punk Rock Anthology

“Ramonic buzzsaw impressionism guitars lovingly poured like a truckload of Quaker Oats over the indecipherable lyrical content that sounds like a...

Blu-ray: Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

The Driller Killer, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer form a self-descriptive yet...

Julius Caesar, Shakespeare's Globe review - the Bard bu...

With tyrants licking their lips around the world and the question of how to respond to their threat growing ever more immediate,...

Transgressive Records showcase, The Great Escape, Brighton r...

Onstage at The Old Market in Hove, New York’s Mykki Blanco has been waving around a knot of garlic bulbs as if it were a wand or occult...

The Patient Gloria, Brighton Festival review - an electric e...

The psychology of female desire in 1960s California, was a field awash with voyeurism and exploitation. This...