Larry Bartleet

Larry Bartleet

Freelance journalist.

Freelance writer at NME, Edinburgh Fringe Editor '15 at Broadway Baby. Published by The Guardian, The Sunday Times, DIY Magazine, Screen Daily, Broadcast, easyJet Traveller.

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Cover Story: Making A Masterpiece

The three-year story behind Kanye West's seventh album 'The Life Of Pablo'

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The Sunday Times

Review: Comet | The Sunday Times

Realistic conversations turn up as seldom as the Hale-Bopp in this painfully self-aware, overacted two-hander from Sam Esmail..

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Rhye: "I don't know if it even matters who I am - it should be about the music"

Ahead of playing London’s Mirrors Festival - a rare UK gig - a semi-concussed Mike Milosh puts the record straight on what Rhye is really about.

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Lifestyles Of The Superstar DJs – How Calvin Harris, David Guetta & More Live

DJing is such a lucrative business these days that the likes of Calvin Harris, David Guetta and Tiesto can earn more in a year than Jay Z or Beyoncé. But what does this new generation of playboy DJs do with its cash?

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Jo Whiley: XCity Interview

Appeared in XCity Magazine 2015, for journalism alumni of City University

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Thought Transformers 3 Was Bad?

So Does Shia LaBeouf...

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Echo Lake, on avoiding shoegaze tags and "trying to test ourselves" | DIY

Echo Lake, on avoiding shoegaze tags and "trying to...

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Review: John Grant - Grey Tickles, Black Pressure | DIY

Grant has a fascinating combination of wisdom, world-weary cynicism and righteous anger; it never grates.

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The Guardian

On the TV tourist trail: from Game of Thrones to Downton Abbey

Whether you're a fan of Thrones' Ned Stark, or Broadchurch's Ellie Miller, there's a location tour to take. Here's Larry Bartleet's pick of the latest television tourism...

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8 Famous Clashes Between Musicians And Security Guards At Gigs

8 Famous Clashes Between Musicians And Security Guards At Gigs

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14 Essential Nirvana B-Sides, Demos And Rarities | NME.COM

14 Essential Nirvana B-Sides, Demos And Rarities

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10 TV Shows Cancelled Before Their Time That Netflix Should Resurrect

Last week it was announced that long-running Canadian drama Degrassi, which once famously starred charismatic hip-hop mope Drake, has been revived by Netflix, with new episodes to air in 2016. Here's 10 we'd resurrect if we had the chance.

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John Grant: "What got me into addiction was the constant need to escape from my reality"

John Grant is one of the most honest musicians around. His songs mix observations about being HIV positive with wry jokes. Larry Bartleet finds him at the top of his game.

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15 Hilarious And Calamitous Appearances By Musicians On Kids TV Shows

15 Hilarious And Calamitous Appearances By Musicians on Kids TV Shows

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NME Reviews - Field Music - 'Commontime' Review | NME.COM

NME Reviews - Field Music - 'Commontime' Review | N...