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The Insincerest Form of Flattery - Vice offshoot Noisey has come up with a very original idea. It's a series of stories about music scenes and culture outside the capital. They're calling it Fuck London. And we're a bit upset.

Marmalade Sky Praying To The Mantis – Experiments With Consciousness Pt. 1: Mind and Matter - The mysterious Leo Leo shares dispatches from his psychedelic journey to find himself, and to meet The Mantis.
polling How much of the Left is left? Crunching the election numbers. - There could be more of an appetite for progressive leadership than you might think - and stay at home voters could have swung the election. Here's the maths.
bullingdon Five years of the Tories? They’ll be lucky - Yes, the Tories have a majority, the first they’ve had for 18 years. But it's a poor one. Stuart Davies thinks this could all be over before we know it.
Five Lamps 24 Hour Film Challenge 2015 The 2015 Five Lamps Films 24 Hour Film Challenge! - Derby's Five Lamps Films challenged 15 teams of film-makers to shoot, crop, and cut a three minute film in the space of 24 hours. The entrants were screened - and the winners were announced - at the close of the 2015 Derby Film Festival.
Electric Boogaloo Film Review Electric Boogaloo – Film Review - A must-see for anyone who values films that're so bad, they're good. Electric Boogaloo had a UK preview at the 2015 Derby Film Festival.
Survival Instinct Film Review Survival Instinct – Film Review - A local film for local people - Survival Instinct was shot, cropped, and cut in Derbyshire, and had its world preview at the 2015 Derby Film Festival.
Clouds of Sils Maria Film Review Clouds of Sils Maria – Film Review - Olivier Assayas's latest cements its lead as a legend, and her support as a major talent in her own right. Clouds of SIls Maria had a UK preview at the 2015 Derby Film Festival