Monthly Archives: January 2014

Trevor Noah – The Racist revisited

Trevor Noah – The Racist revisited ***** Shepherds Bush Empire, London W12 Friday 24th January 2014 Trevor Noah enjoyed a stunning breakthrough year in Scotland and England in 2012 and a record breaking start to 2013 with a run of … Continue reading

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Kojo Chat Show II

Kojo Chat show II ***** Hackney Empire London E8 Saturday 18th January 2014 The second of Kojo’s chat shows at Hackney Empire had a top quality line up including Jamelia, Kanya King, Noel Clarke, Ricky Norwood, Rudi Lickwood, Thanyia Moore, … Continue reading

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RIchard Blackwood – Now here’s the thing

Now here’s the thing Richard Blackwood – Live and Uncut ***** Indig02 London SE8 Saturday 11th January 2014 Kat B Slip sliding away Kat B opened the show with a high energy performance that had him dancing all over the … Continue reading

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Top 10 Black Comedians to look out for in 2014

Top 10 Up and Coming Black Comedians to look out for in 2014  1. Trevor Noah South Africa’s biggest comedy star Trevor Noah, first came to prominence in Britain in 2012 with sell out appearances at The Edinburgh Fringe for … Continue reading

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Reginald D Hunter Live

Reginald D Hunter Live – DVD ***** Eventim Hammersmith Apollo June 2011           Reginald D Hunter is in his element as he tackles a wide range of challenging subjects and at times has the audience laughing away … Continue reading

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Good Hair

Good Hair Film ***** Released: 2009 Good Hair is directed by Jeff Stilson and presented by Chris Rock. With contributions from Maya Angelou, Al Sharpton, Nia Long and Tanya Crumel. Afro-hair. Straight. Weaved. Curled. Blonde. Blue. Yellow. Short. Long. What … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad & The Cockney

The Good, The Bad & The Cockney DVD 2012 Quincy *** 3/5 Stratford Circus London E15 Released: 2012 Review Great title. Good show. Its easier for a reviewer when a show creates its own headlines and chapters. The Good This … Continue reading

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