London Student

Gang of Youths at The Water Rats: ‘a tight unit’

Almost everyone in the room is Australian. There’s 200 of us, a capacity crowd at The Water Rats in King’s Cross. Broad accents, cold lager, and a slightly self-conscious atmosphere. We’re all over here – the...

Alice’s Adventures Underground: ‘a destined hit’

Returning from general mania and sell out performances in 2015, Les Enfants Terribles’ immersive production of ‘Alice’s Adventures Underground’ at The Vaults is surely a destined hit. And no wonder – with new...

Lewis Watson: ‘it means so much that people still care’

The young and incredibly talented Lewis Watson from Oxford is the ideal example of a student who turned his dream into a reality. Lewis started his first Youtube channel under the alias ‘Holy...

Goan Dogs at the Lexington: ‘like Calexico fighting with Fleet Foxes’

Stumbling across Goan Dogs at a Sofar Sounds secret gig in a beautiful East London flat, I was pleasantly surprised by the energy the five piece generated in a room full of people who had never heard their...

Stories On Our Plates: A Celebration of Greece

SOOP is a new project, launched in 2016 by ex-SOASians, where refugees, ex-refugees and migrants share their stories through food. The monthly events, held at various locations around London, consist of chefs...