Mall Culture, Reviews, Features & Nostalgia!

It is sometimes hard to emerge from the shadow of a hugely successful sibling, particularly if you both choose the same profession in which to tussle. However, when you hear Solange Knowles speak and see how she carries herself, it is clear that she is perfectly content just doing her own thing - it...

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Today, one of the greatest artists to have ever lived would be 59 years old had he not died tragically back in 2009. He changed the face of popular music and his pioneering style - of singing, music production, song writing and dancing - lives on in most popular artists around today. It’s no secre...

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Swedish fashion phenomenon H&M (Hennes & Mauritz) can be found in Malls across 62 countries. Incredibly, the relatively close island of Iceland was not one of those countries until last weekend, when the Scandinavian store opened for the first time in a Reykjavik Mall. On Saturday, Iceland’s first...

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Whilst we find spending a good ten hours wandering around a Shopping Mall gives us good, stiff legs the next morning, some people want to go to the next level - they want to build their bodies, trim those loins and burn that fat while emptying their wallets. We would prefer seeing a good film, but M...

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We have covered many land-based Malls on this site, but never the ones floating the seven seas. I’m not sure how many people out there are aware, but many cruise ships nowadays have entire Malls inside them. They have become ever more mammoth, like floating apartment blocks - and if I didn’t kno...

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‘The Big Sickie’ is the second instalment of classic Canadian Mall cartoon 6teen, based entirely in the Galleria Shopping Mall. This great episode from the first season aired on November 14th, 2004. Having all found Mall jobs, the gang all come to the same conclusion - work sucks! Well, all but...

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Just your regular day at the Mall - pick up some socks from JCP, have that tray of sushi you’ve been thinking about all week, catch the latest blockbuster, grab the new Regina Spektor album, schmooze with Elvis, Swifty and RiRi and maybe write a song with Bruce Springsteen. Well the first few are...

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Take the Goonies, add a dash of Fast Times and throw in some Spartacus and there you have The Legend of Billie Jean. This 1985 classic was by no means a huge success, and its reception remains mixed to this day, but those who love the film, really love it! Much like the Goonies, it is as 80’s as a...

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Lusting after that handbag you saw at Armani Exchange? Coveting your best friend’s new limited edition Apple Watch band? Did you eat far too many double-choc almonds from the cookie stand? Well, now you can redress the balance and save your soul without ever leaving the Mall! This is because the Gr...

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The grand Quahog Mall in Rhode Island has been a favourite for the Griffin family since the beginning of Seth Macfarlane’s classic animated series way back in 1999. Like so many modern American families - no year is complete without a few family visits to the local Shopping Centre, and Quahog Mall...

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