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Against The Current Lily Allen All Time Low Anaal Nathrakh As It Is Bazzi BEEA BLACKPINK Delilah Bon Bring Me The Horizon BTS ... Read More...
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BeLLa: bEsT ArtIsTs eVeR

It's impossible to pile all the music we LOVE at Sound of Pen into one genre. And yet there IS a thread that joins all our favourite music together. It's somet... Read More...

aDeLa: iNtO ThE WooDs

The first piece of student work has arrived! Adela was tasked with summarising her A-Level 'Love' learning. No one could have expected what came next - this... Read More...

YoNaKa: ToNe

YONAKA's delivery is key. Theresa and the gang use different tones to convey a whole range of emotional states and ideas. https://youtu.be/HnkY2oTwnm8 ... Read More...
Holding Absence A-Level GCSE

HoLdiNg AbSeNcE: LoVe

It's pretty hard to find a text which doesn't explore ideas about love in some way or other! Where - in the texts you're studying - can you recognise the ch... Read More...
Holding Absence A-Level GCSE

HoLdiNg AbSeNcE: dUaLiTy

You might have discussed duality once or twice (or a thousand times) in class!! In which texts, can you spot both the quieter and louder sides of a person's... Read More...