Authors Posts by Rachel Coombes

Rachel Coombes


Review: Trophy Wife – Bruxism

Rachel Coombes reviews Bruxism, the latest EP from up-and-coming indie trio Trophy Wife

Rioters’ delight

Rachel Coombes discusses August's riots in London and their ties to status-seeking hip hop culture

And the rest is art history

Cherwell talks to art critic and Christ Church alumnus Andrew Graham-Dixon

Interview: Jamie Woon

Cherwell chats with the up and coming singer-songwriter.

Review: Mitsuko Uchida

Rachel Coombes is spellbound by the world famous pianist.

Festive generosity

A few belated Christmas gifts..

Here comes the beat, all kitsch and sweet

What can we expect to hear at the royal wedding this coming April?

Here Comes The Beat…

Rachel looks ahead to the royal wedding with a little musical dread.

Embrace your naked ambition

Rachel Coombes on how to get involved in Oxford’s art scene

French Pop Music Today

Rachel Coombes sorts the wheat from the Piaf


The Witching Hour

A séance themed photo shoot

Overlord combines fun, gore, and flaws galore

An entertaining yet terrifying film that will keep you on the edge of your seat

Sufjan Stevens: Saying is believing

Everything about Stevens’ work is an attempt to love right, and to believe right

How to beat the fifth week blues

Brownies, smoothies and good-old chicken nuggets: this is your guide

Journey’s End preview – a play about brotherhood

Bessie Yuill finds an emphasis on WW1's individual soldiers and their relationships in this Remembrance Day production