Greg Thorpe

Greg Thorpe

Journalist, copywriter, editor. Manchester-based journalist, copywriter, editor, DJ, promoter and event organiser. Writing about art, music, design, theatre, food, culture and city living.

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The Quietus | Film Reviews

Beta Bandidos | John Maclean's 'Slow West' reviewed by Greg Thorpe.

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The Quietus | Features | The Byline: Wild Beasts' Hayden Thorpe On Newcastle United

Wild Beasts' singer and adopted Geordie Hayden Thorpe speaks to Andrew Fenwick about the joys, sorrows and injustices of supporting Newcastle United under Mike Ashley and Alan Pardew. Hayden Thorpe photographed live by Valerio Berdini...

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The Quietus | Features | A Quietus Interview | From Mercury Rev To Variety Lights: David Baker Interviewed

Eighteen years since his last album, Mercury Rev founder David Baker has returned with his new band Variety Lights. Stuart Huggett hears him lay some myths to rest...

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The Quietus | Features | A Quietus Interview | Of Music & Men: Hayden Thorpe Of Wild Beasts Interviewed

As Wild Beasts release brilliant new album Smother, Luke Turner sits down to Hayden Thorpe to explore the darker side of masculinity...

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The Quietus | Features | A Quietus Interview | Pulling Son House From A Burning Building: Mark Lanegan Interviewed

Rob Hughes talks to Mark Lanegan about not being able to say no to collaborations and unlikely disco songs...

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The Quietus | Features | A Quietus Interview | Shock To Your System: Tegan Of Tegan & Sara Interviewed

As Tegan and Sara Quin release their latest LP, Erin Lyndal Martin speaks to Tegan about a new pop direction, Riot Grrrl, that open letter over Tyler The Creator, and involvement in queer politics...