Entertainment

Katy-B

Katy B

From feature vocalist to established star, Katy B’s dramatic rise has been nothing short of impressive. Adding natural glamour and new identity to dance music, ... Read More...
Stephen-Merchant

Stephen Merchant

BAFTA Award winner in 2002, ‘03 and ‘04. Emmy and British Comedy Award winner in 2006, followed by a WGA Award in 2007, this man needs no introducing. With a ne... Read More...
Mobile-Phone-Apps

Top 10 Student Apps

Have you jumped on the Apple bandwagon yet? Don’t worry; it’ll only be a matter of time. In 2011, Apple Mac’s App Store hit a staggering 10 billion downloads fo... Read More...
Darwin-Deez

Darwin Deez

Did you go to university? I went to a couple of universities and tried to take as many philosophy classes as possible. I wasn’t interested in studying anything... Read More...
Russell-Howard

Russell Howard

Let’s start from the beginning, can you tell me how you first got into stand up comedy? I started when I was at university in Bristol actually. There was a lit... Read More...

Professor Green

Mike Skinner signed you up to his label after your victory at the MC battles. How did things progress from there? It was cool but the whole Mike Skinner situa... Read More...

Take That

It is one of the most compelling stories in all of British pop history. To say that the reunion of Take That as a fully fledged five-piece is wholly unexp... Read More...

Eddie Halliwell

The Student Pocket Guide | Eddie Halliwell Interview So Eddie…what are you up to now? I’m at home catching up with some general things. I haven’t had a grea... Read More...

Plan B

Fresh from his acclaimed and applauded assault on the festival circuit this summer, The Student Pocket Guide talks to the man of many talents... Plan B. Let’... Read More...

Tinie Tempah

Not so long ago, Patrick Chukwuem Okogwu Jr. was writing verses in his bedroom. These days co-manning Glastonbury’s main stage with the hip-hop God Snoop Dogg i... Read More...
Huw-Stephens

Huw Stephens

Huw Stephens interview (Radio 1) by Gary Pounder So you’ve just come off the back of hosting the main stage at this year’s Reading Festival. How was it? It ... Read More...

Ellie Goulding

The past year has been nothing short of a whirlwind for Ellie Goulding. With the BBC’s prestigious ‘Sound Of... award’ and the BRIT’s ‘Critic Choice’ gongs unde... Read More...

Chase and Status

Chase & Status are a  Drum n Bass production duo from London consisting of Saul Milton and Will Kennard. Their own releases have made serious headway in the... Read More...

Pixie Lott

Pixie has talent to burn, stunning good looks and the voice to back it all up. A modern day pop star at just 19 years old, she has been singing for as long as s... Read More...

Beachbreak Live secret party

Touted as four days of sun, sea, (white) sand, surf and music – it’s not hard to see why Beachbreak is one of The Student Pocket Guide’s favourite summer festiv... Read More...

Michael Jackson Tribute

Michael Jackson may be gone, but he will never be forgotten. The Student Pocket Guide pays tribute to the ‘King of Pop’. The Basic Steps for Thriller. Stage ... Read More...

The 90s

The wind-down of Woolworths and the subsequent £15,000 ‘last-ever’ bag of flumps, shrimps and cola bottles has got me thinking about the Pic N’ Mix glory days: ... Read More...

Example

27-year-old Elliot Gleave, better known as Example, is emerging as one the biggest up-and-coming talents in the UK music scene.  With his smart couplets and amb... Read More...

La Roux

SPG caught up with Ellie Jackson, better known to you and I as La Roux. The lady with the soprano voice and huge rise to fame still has her feet firmly on the g... Read More...