REVIEW: Kelly Clarkson – Greatest Hits – Chapter One

My teenage years summed up in two words would be: Kelly Clarkson. I spent hours upon hours singing my little heart out to her ‘Breakaway’ album, thoroughly believing she had written every single word directly to me. I saw her in concert and got a t shirt which I still occasionally squish into to relive […]

REVIEW: Ke$ha – Warrior

That P-Diddy feelin’, city hittin’ wild child Ke$ha is back and she doesn’t disappoint. Her latest album Warrior, is a definite improvement on her previous albums but layered with all the same beat pumping, body shaking dance tunes.  Ke$ha’s debut album, Animal, hit the no.1 position on the US Billboard chart for nine consecutive weeks. […]

Sports Personality of the Year 2012

The BBC recently announced the candidates for this years Sports Personality of the Year and with the fantastic year of sport Britain’s had, the panel increased the shortlist from 10 to 12 super sportsmen and women. However, if you weren’t watching the Olympics, you probably won’t know who the majority of them are so we […]

Why Reality TV Is Better Than Reality

‘Tis the season to be jolly! ‘Tis also apparently the season to don your onesie and not move from the sofa ever. I quite simply refuse to believe I am the only one engaging in some serious slobbery during this festive season, and I can tell you exactly why the sofa is so appealing: reality […]

REVIEW: Rise of the Guardians

Santa Claus (Alex Baldwin), the Tooth Fairy (Isla Fisher), the Easter Bunny (Hugh Jackman) and the Sandman make up the team of mythical creatures referred to as The Guardians in the animated adaptation of William Joyce’s book, Rise of the Guardians. The myths of these characters build off our preconceptions to establish an imaginative world […]

Not so little any more…

When they were first thrown together at X Factor boot camp, little did we know that Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jesy Nelson and Jade Thirlwall could be the coolest, freshest girl band the charts had seen for years. A year on, Little Mix have a couple of number one singles under their belts, a sell-out […]

REVIEW: Girls Aloud – Ten

Girls Aloud are back with their greatest hits collection Ten. The girls have reunited to celebrate the ten year anniversary of their forming on reality show Popstars: The Rivals – remember that one?! It’s hard to believe it’s been a over a decade since Cheryl, Nadine, Kimberley, Nicola and Sarah burst on to the scene […]

Exploring Central America

After finishing his sixth year at Dunblane High School in 2011, Alastair Spray packed his bags and headed to Central America for a year of volunteering as an English teacher through Project Trust. The 18-year-old Aberdeen Uni student fills us in on his incredible gap year… What inspired you to take part in Project Trust? […]

Change the Future of Gaming

Time is running out to join the revolutionary gaming initiative which will see one gamers’ vision put into production, and a new gaming concept launched to the gaming community. Gioteck, the fastest growing console peripherals brand in Europe, is looking for someone with an idea for a peripheral never seen before, that will enhance gaming […]