Alex Osborne

Deputy Music Editor (2012/13)

Alex has written 50 articles for Nouse

The Playlist: The Green Man Beckons

In anticipation of her favourite festival of the year, Alex Osborne selects a taster of the line-up’s tracks to whet the appetite (and eardrums)

The Playlist: Terminus

Alex Osborne presents a selection of tracks to accompany term’s end and journeys home

Ardently Acoustic

Alex Osborne speaks to James Arden about showcasing York’s acoustic talent in his documentary film, Keep the Home-Fires Burning

Swaziland NUS President arrested

Maxwell Dlamini has been detained by the country’s government on charges of sedition

Going Solo

Joe Solo speaks to Alex Osborne about what makes a great singer-songwriter and the communal power of music

Political Socs react to referenda

Campaigning and voting for YUSU’s twice-yearly referenda has begun on campus with four proposed motions brought forward for discussion. Following a debate and AGM last Wednesday, voting opened for all students on Thursday with discussion and publicity now flooding social media

Hang Around an Inkwell

Independent Record Store Day draws out the dustiest corners of the music world. Hatti Linnell and Alex Osborne speak to Paul Lowman of the Inkwell about setting up his own store

Live Review: …And The Hangnails at the Inkwell

The gig saw a band play in the midst of an enthusiastic audience, amongst people who really knew and loved the duo’s work. Alex Osborne reviews

Live Review: Bison Coffee Stage at YO1 Festival

Alex Osborne revisits the highs and highs of the Bison Coffee Stage at YO1

As it happened: YO1 Festival

The Music and Food and Drink teams bring you the latest from YO1 Festival at York Racecourse: Reviews, news and pics from the likes of Rudimental, AlunaGeorge, DJ Yoda and more

Vote Yes to Living Wage

It’s a question of rights, it’s a question of quality of life; paying this wage would help to reduce poverty, debt, stress and illness

The Playlist: Electronic

In this week’s playlist, Alex Osborne and Steven Roberts take a wander through the broad church of electronic music