Dec 10, 2014
The release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies marks the end of an era for Gabby Hutchinson-Crouch. So Standard Issue’s given her one last chance to show her Peter Jackson love.
Dec 02, 2014
A stage version of Pedro Almodóvar’s Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown launches in the West End this month. Sadie Hasler went to a special performance and found herself falling in love with its stars.
Nov 24, 2014
Amy Poehler’s autobiography makes good old-fashioned hard work remarkably entertaining says Elaine Malcolmson.
Nov 13, 2014
Mockingjay Part 1, the latest Hunger Games film is out now. Gabby Hutchinson Crouch explains the franchise’s huge appeal.
Nov 12, 2014
Tate Liverpool is hosting Transmitting Andy Warhol, the first solo exhibition in the North of the work of one of the most influential artists of the 20th Century. Alice Fleetwood took a look.
Nov 10, 2014
Standard Issue writers are revisiting a film/book/TV series to see if it’s stood the test of time. Will Pretty Woman’s polo matches and prostitutes succeed in seducing Sarah Kendall?
Oct 31, 2014
Everyone’s got a favourite horror, even Standard Issue. Here, three of our contributors tell us theirs. Be afraid, be very afraid.
Oct 23, 2014
Every week, Myf Warhurst shines a spotlight on women who should be peppering your playlist. This week it’s husky Lebanese electro-dabbler Yasmine Hamdan.
Oct 16, 2014
Every week, Myf Warhurst shines a spotlight on women who should be peppering your playlist. This week it’s classically trained Danish import Agnes Obel.
Oct 06, 2014
A new exhibition explores the life and work of the determinedly private Virginia Woolf. Laura Macdougall throws open the curtains.