Distortion and Control

For those of you who don’t yet know, the theme for the next issue of Razz is ‘Distortion and Control‘. Deadline for submissions is midnight Sunday 10th February. So get going! As always we are looking for the usual submissions: Feature Articles, Creative Writing, Poetry, Photography, Illustration, Profiles, Reviews, Interviews, Comments, and Models/Actors for Photoshoot. Now we want to go a little darker and political with this one but please keep the arts and creativity in … Continue reading Distortion and Control

Kinky and Quirky

Kinky and Quirky are a Devon based burlesque company, and Razz reporter Stephanie Cross was lucky enough to see their latest performance in Exeter, ‘Burlesque and Boogie,’ as well as catching up with the founders of Kinky and Quirky- Sarah and Mark. Why the names ‘Kinky and Quirky’? The names Kinky and Quirky came out of a conversation with a friend who was describing himself and Sarah. It … Continue reading Kinky and Quirky


Razz writer Dan Squire found out what we can expect from EUTCO’s upcoming Amadeus… When I first found out I was going to be writing a preview of Amadeus for Razz, I was thrilled. Not only is this EUTCO’s biggest show, and the first at the Northcott this year, but beyond that, Peter Shaffer’s play itself is brilliant. I had seen the Hollywood adaptation, and … Continue reading Amadeus


Vote Fest 2013 is happening February 1st in the Forum and February 5th at the Lemmy. Live music to support the Guild Elections #ExeterVote votefest.blogspot.co.uk facebook.com/votefest @votefest What is Vote Fest? Vote Fest is two nights of live music to raise interest and support in this years guild elections. BOTH EVENTS ARE FREE! When is it happening? The first event is happening on the day … Continue reading VoteFest


Exeter’s Laughing out Loud Tony Law, Katherine Ryan and Rich Peppiatt head up Comedy Festival at Exeter Phoenix Exeter’s comedy festival, Laugh Out Loud kicks off this month and headlining the event are some hilarious award-winning comedians who have recently been raising chuckles on such TV shows as 8 Out of Ten Cats, Have I Got News for You and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. Tony Law brings some gloriously absurd, loud and … Continue reading L O L

Brave Fashion

Fatima Lopes SS13 The provocative Amazon-inspired Spring Summer 2013 collection: Did Fatima Lopes’s collection shock the audience? Well, we’re not sure, but maybe it will shock you. Futuristic cuts, low cut décolletages, beautifully flower-detailed accessories, and Amazonian-inspired patterns; this is what the Portuguese-born fashion designer presented at the Théâtre du Chatelet, in Paris during this year’s Fashion Week. Some of the swimsuits from her collection are barely … Continue reading Brave Fashion

We Are What We Remember

J Patrick Boyle is based in the UK, having spent the last few years working as an artist, producer and curator in Bristol.  Using an array of media, he re-appropriates ephemera he finds, such as seemingly random texts from Tumblr feeds, to single lines from chart songs of the ‘80s and ‘90s, in order to explore the debris of popular culture. He displays these lines removed from … Continue reading We Are What We Remember


ArtStack gives art a social home online! ArtStack announced today that over 45,000 artworks by over 12,000 artists have been shared by its community from across 150 countries worldwide. The platform, which launched in late 2011, now has almost twenty times the number of works than The National Gallery Collection inLondon. ArtStack is the social platform for art, where everyone can share art and comment … Continue reading ArtStack!