Day: March 23, 2017

Win: Dinner for 2 this weekend at Bar Tozino

Win: Dinner for 2 this weekend at Bar Tozino

To celebrate Calcot season in true Catalan style The London Economic has teamed up with Moritz the original Catalan beer (supplied through online drinks store, drinks21.com) and Bar Tozino in trendy Maltby Street, SE1 (a barcelona-style tapas bar) to offer one lucky reader the chance to win dinner for two at Bar Tozino where we’ll be offering a special ...

Review: Run – The Bunker

Review: Run – The Bunker

Continuing on as normal yesterday felt bizarre. I was at work near St Paul's when one of my colleagues first floated that some alleged…something, some horrible thing, might be happening outside the Houses of Parliament. It was 2:50pm. We spent the rest of the day in a contemplative blur; heads ...

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Bar of the Week – Mr Fogg’s Residence

Heavily-themed around the adventures of Phileas J. Fogg - the protagonist of Jules Verne’s ‘Around The World in 80 Days’ - Mr Fogg’s Residence in Mayfair is just one of the Inception Group’s venues based around the character. Mr Fogg’s Tavern near Covent Garden is essentially a pub with a ...

Aquarius: Film Review

Aquarius: Film Review

By James McAllister Those who are familiar with Kleber Mendonça Filho’s 2013 debut feature, Neighbouring Sounds, will no doubt recognise the impassioned socio-political discourse that emanates from the narrative ornamentations of his intriguing but inconsistent sophomore effort. Returning to his hometown of Recife in northeast Brazil, Aquarius sees the critic-turned-director ...

Don’t let the far right make it about them

Don’t let the far right make it about them

Of all the disturbing photos, live video reports and sensationalist news accounts of the shocking events at Westminster yesterday satirist site News Thump was the rag that got it right this morning. The people of London, it reported, showed their defiance by "stoically remaining unfriendly and really quite impatient" on ...

Playlist: Best of MARCH 2017

Playlist: Best of MARCH 2017

Maybe it's something to do with the arrival of spring, but March has been pretty chill compared to the big releases of January and February. This month's playlist is all about dream pop, bedroom rock and the softer side of R&B. Kicking us off is Frank Ocean, our cover star ...