Eets: Brown Ale Braised Venison Shoulder with Black Pudding Hash Browns

Brown Ale Braised Venison Shoulder with Black Pudding Hash Browns, Honey Parsnips, Blackened Pepper Salsa and Beetroot Crisps to warm your January woe.


Valentino: Master of Couture at Somerset House

This winter, Somerset is host to Valentino: Master of Couture, a major new exhibition celebrating 50 years of haute couture created by legendary designer, Valentino Garavani.


First World Problems, Facebook

In the 21st century activists around the world rely on satellite phones, the internet, and especially social media to deliver their message. In the west, its primary purpose is butt-hurting your way towards free pizza.

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In talks with – photographer Edward T. Cooke

Edward T. Cooke is a photographer & model from the Hills of Surrey. With a ton of rad work already under his belt, both in-front of and behind the lens, Edwards works appear to be going from strength to strength.


Bellly Kids: Slowclub

Belly Kids caught up with Sheffield’s Slow Club to talk tour food


5 Reasons to (re)Read Portnoy’s Complaint

Recently the American writer Philip Roth announced he was quitting literature. We look back over his neurotic, sacrilegious and puerile 1969 novel, Portnoy’s Complaint.



Eets chicken and chorizo gumbo with chicken wings and beetroot batons might lead to you to believe that you don’t need a job.


Album Review: Stubborn Heart Debut LP

A sustained fragility and tenderness dominates this subdued record, priding itself on silky pop vocals and spacious sound palettes.


The Mint Magazine New Music Podcast

Our new music podcast featuring tracks from Carousels, Wild Belle, Joey Fourr, Haim, Lust for Youth and One Circle

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Tour Diary: Playlounge

Our buddies from Playlounge went on tour last month with Johhny Foreigner. Sam wrote up the experience and took some disposable snaps along the way. A story of Travelodge nights, pizza, video games and punk rock.


The Hangover of Obamarama

When liberalism looks like this you will have to forgive me for not joining the sycophantic chorus of blind praise for Obama’s victory. This is why.


Beer and Loathing: Evans and Peel Detective Agency, Earl’s Court.

A goat spraying fecal matter over a range of disabled children’s finger paintings is, much like a private detective agency themed bar, something you have never even thought about. Until today.


The Mint Magazine Guide to the 2012 US Presidential Election

It’s a fine line between winning the vote, manipulating the fears of General Public and buying the race, so we got a relative expert on the complexities of US politics to explain how the system works. Enter Grace O’Byrne.


The Super Adventure Club: Gala Bingo Kingston

The Super Adventure Club photographers took a visit to the disused Gala Bingo Hall in Kingston. The architecture, space and surroundings give you a sense of the atmosphere which was once present in the 30s.


Album Review: Egyptian Hip Hop – Good Don’t Sleep

More than a few eyebrows were raised this year when acclaimed dance label R&S Records announced that they were releasing an album by Egyptian Hip Hop. Here are our thoughts on the offering.



The Final Solar Bears Video Wall

After an interesting couple of months of curation Solar Bears present their final video wall, we can't thank them enough for the time they have spent with us here at…



Chloe Hardwick-Old time Collage.

there's also something really unsettling about this set of work, i mean check out the kid with Hitlers eyes and a tash done mascaraed masked ball style! Thats really what…



Mint Mixtape: Volume 4 – Movin’ and a Groovin’.

I know we're supposed to be promoting new music and all that, but we haven't done a mixtape in a while, so instead of giving you a load of new…