Top 5 Things To Do This Week

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  • 14 August 2009
Top 5 Things To Do This Week

Bloody Beetroot
Electro anarchy from the dark minds of Italian masked duo Bloody Beetroots as they lay waste to Death Disco. The Arches, Glasgow, Sat 22 Aug.

Inglourious Basterds
Quentin Tarantino returns to the film fold to vent his spleen with suitable pizzazz, this time with a war movie starring Mr Jolie, Brad Pitt. We speak to the main man. Out on general release on Wed 19 Aug.

Emergent Artists
Fourth exhibition in the GSA’s emergent artists series, showcasing the works of Yvonne Mulloch, Michael Hill Johnson & Karen Cunningham. Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Fri 21 Aug–Sat 19 Sep.

Gravelly voice-for-hire Mark Lanegan gets in cahoots with English electronica production duo Soulsavers with explosive effects. Oran-Mor, Glasgow, Tue 25 Aug.

Christopher Brookmyre
Brookmyre’s latest opus hits the shelves. Pandaemonium is about a group of pupils coming to terms with the murder of a fellow student. Out now, published by Little Brown.

Death Disco

Electro, house, disco and gauche party tracks at the Arches' most lurid monthly party, with residents Hush Puppy, Josh Jones and Wavy Graves.

Chris Brookmyre

Brookmyre discusses his newest book Places in the Darkness, a crime novel set in space. Christopher Brookmyre is the author of novels starring investigate journalist Jack Parlabane, counterterrorism officer Angelique de Xavia and crime duo Jasmine Sharp and Catherine McLeod, a private detective and a police…

Emergent artists: Yvonne Mullock, Michael Hill Johnson & Karen Cunningham

The fourth exhibition in the GSA's emergent artists series.

Inglourious Basterds

  • 4 stars
  • 2009
  • US / Germany / France
  • 2h 32min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
  • Written by: Quentin Tarantino
  • Cast: Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Michael Fassbender, Eli Roth, Diane Kruger, Daniel Brühl, Til Schweiger, Mélanie Laurent

Pitt's Lieutenant Aldo Raine and his band of Nazi-bushwhacking Jewish-American GIs provide the film's 'Dirty Dozen' element, but their bloody antics are only one of the plot strands of this multiple narrative romp through occupied France. Plenty of action, a good deal of black humour and a number of superbly staged set…

Soulsavers featuring Mark Lanegan

Downtempo electronica featuring Screaming Trees frontman Mark Lanegan.

Christopher Brookmyre

THE HIGHLAND PARK EVENT Scotland's sharpest and most relentlessly satirical voice returns with Pandaemonium. A secret military experiment run amok is about to literally unleash the forces of hell on a group of unsuspecting Glasgow teenagers. The ever popular Christopher Brookmyre is on top form with this fast, funny…

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