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Gaby Hoffmann: ‘I really love my job, but I don’t want to do it that often’
Despite being a child actor and having her own sitcom at 12, the star of Transparent and new film C’mon C’mon is happiest out of the spotlight

Leonie Cooper

27, Nov, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Heartbreak and horror: eight of the best subversive beach scenes
Forget the Beach Boys, the most memorable depictions of the beach are strange and unsettling. Our writers head to the shore’s dark side

Leonie Cooper, Michael Cragg, Joel Golby, Jonathan Jones, Laura Snapes, Keith Stuart, Graeme Virtue & Kate Wyver

14, Aug, 2021 @9:00 AM

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This week’s new tracks: Wunderhorse, Josie Man, Digga D
This week we’ve got a Gen Z theme tune, a paean to unrequited Love Islander love, and a furious drill belter

Leonie Cooper

13, Aug, 2021 @10:00 AM

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‘I’m double-vaxxed and won’t spit on you!’ Six standups on returning to live comedy
Andrew Maxwell, Olga Koch, Sadia Azmat and more reflect on the return of audiences after a year away – plus offer up some new jokes!

As told to Leonie Cooper

31, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Green Lung: the folk-horror heavy metallers inspiring cult-like support
Despite their love for 70s rock and all things pagan, the south London five-piece have recently found a new lease of life via Instagram

Leonie Cooper

30, Jul, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Chapter and verse: what makes the perfect lyric?
From Nick Cave to Courtney Love, brilliant songwriters use a host of techniques to make the listener think, feel, and – in the case of Enya – sail away

Leonie Cooper

05, Jul, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Unknown treasures: the forgotten women of Manchester’s Factory Records
A new exhibition shines a light on the female creatives and managers who helped turn the home of Joy Division and New Order into a three decade-long powerhouse

Leonie Cooper

22, Jun, 2021 @8:00 AM

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This week’s new tracks: Squirrel Flower, Automotion, Yola
This week we’ve got some dreamy grunge-folk, grubby post-punk, and a blast of powerhouse vocals

Leonie Cooper

11, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Molly Lewis: the professional whistler on everyone’s lips in Hollywood
She performed at Harry Dean Stanton’s deathbed, and is a member of John C Reilly’s roller-skating club. Now the Australian-born star is capturing LA noir with her new EP

Leonie Cooper

14, May, 2021 @12:00 PM

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10 of the best summer anthems, picked by Metronomy
Chris Rea to Len, Stereolab to Finley Quaye – to celebrate a decade of their classic summer album The English Riviera, Metronomy founder Joe Mount shares a sun-soaked playlist

Leonie Cooper

07, May, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Art, gigs, theatre: 100 must-see events to book as Britain reopens
From David Hockney to Die Walküre, Sindhu Vee to The Suicide Squad – here’s the best cultural events to book this summer

Rachel Aroesti, Andrew Clements, Leonie Cooper, John Fordham, Steve Rose, Skye Sherwin & Chris Wiegand

17, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Allison Ponthier: ‘I’ve started making sculptures of little alien people’
The jazz school dropout on her rise from professional Snapchatter to making claymation movies and country music

Leonie Cooper

16, Apr, 2021 @12:00 PM

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