- Urban Life Magazine
- London, United Kingdom
- Urban Life is a London-based luxury lifestyle magazine. It is a hard-copy publication; A4 in size with a glossy finish. Our regular features reflect the tastes and aspirations of our discerning readership, thus cover fashion, beauty, travel, technology, high-jewellery, luxury watches, motoring, art & culture, restaurant reviews, nightlife and celebrity profiles and interviews. This blog is mainly for those things we would like to cover in the magazine, but due to publication schedule, may not always be able to. We will also highlight what's in the magazine from time to time, drawing attention to specific articles, competitions and reader offers etc...
Thursday, 25 June 2009
We are receiving unconfirmed reports that Michael Jackson has died of cardiac arrest.
We are all watching the developing news for updates. Our thoughts are with Michael and his family at this time...
It is now confirmed that Michael Jackson has passed away.
Aged 50, Michael leaves a legacy of being the biggest selling artist of all time and a global musical icon who's influence has shaped modern popular music across all genres.
He was an inspiration to generations of people from all walks of life, all over the world. A true musical genius, he will be remembered for his showmanship, generosity and humanity.
Our thoughts are with Michael's children and family.
Rest in peace Michael, you will remain in our memories forever...
Wednesday, 24 June 2009
All pictures courtesy of AP
The Capital Radio Summertime Ball was held recently at the Emirates stadium (Arsenal). Artists on stage included: Katy Perry, Alesha Dixon, Ciara, The Saturdays, Enrique Iglesias, Leona Lewis, Akon and the legendary Lionel Ritchie
Thursday, 4 June 2009
And for those who fancy taking lessons, Escuela de Baile are organising summer trips out to Jerez de la Frontera, the home of Flamenco in Spain. Tuition is given by professionals and open to all levels of competency.
We have secured a generous 15% discount for anyone who wishes to go, so do quote Urban Life when making your booking.
Full details of dates and itinerary is available on the website.
Juan Ogalla image courtesy of Ivan Garcia (www.igdimages.co.uk)
Tuesday, 2 June 2009
Last night's lingerie show by The Modern Courtesan, was hosted by the Mint Leaf Lounge, sister restaurant to Mint Leaf Restaurant on Haymarket. The event was organised in association with the Button Club, which saw an invited guestlist of city types and west end socialites, all happily sipping on
A catwalk was created through the length and breadth of the restaurant, utilising both levels, which gave all guests and diners a ‘front row’ viewing position.
Entertainment was provided by a live percussionist/DJ, a belly dancer and a video art installation by Dex Addicts.
Enough of the boring details, here are the pictures…