Alex D Jones

Hey! I’m Alex, an arts marketeer and lover of film, music and books

On this site I want to share my experience as I grow and learn knowledge and skills in my field. I also write essays about films and other media for fun, and make detailed notes on books in case they’re helpful to someone.

Sad Night Dynamite – Mixtape Review

With their debut mixtape, Sad Night Dynamite have carved their own space in the upcoming British musical sphere. Hailing from Glasgow, the duo of Josh Greacen and Archie Blagden grew up together, and continued making music despite their separation when they went to different universities. Thankfully, this long-running chemistry shines through. The opening track IcyContinue reading “Sad Night Dynamite – Mixtape Review”

Interview with the Vampire: Abuse and Coercion

TRIGGER WARNING: Discussions of domestic abuse. Interview with a Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (try saying that quickly), received a lukewarm reception upon its release in 1994. The gothic sets, period costumes, and ghoulish makeup may fool viewer’s into believing the film is a typical, gothic-horror thriller, and it’s more literal implications can be smothered behindContinue reading “Interview with the Vampire: Abuse and Coercion”