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On my radar: Marika Hackman’s cultural highlights | Culture

On my radar: Marika Hackman’s cultural highlights | Culture

Born in Hampshire in 1992, Marika Hackman released an EP of covers in 2012, followed three years later by her debut album, We Slept at Last. Since then, her releases have included 2017’s I’m Not Your Man and 2019’s Any Human Friend, which was described in the Observer as “her most accomplished record to date”. She lives in east London with her partner, Polly Louise Mackey, AKA the electronic musician Art School Girlfriend. Hackman’s fourth album, Big Sigh, is out on 12 January via Chrysalis Records; she is touring from 12 January in Brighton to 21 March in London. 1. Film Bottoms Ayo Edebiri, left, and Rachel Sennott in Bottoms. Photograph: Album/Alamy It’s a classic high-school comedy, directed by Shiva Baby’s Emma Seligman and starring Rachel Sennott. It’s nostalgic but has a queer thread running through it, where these two lesbian students who are the butt of the joke at the school start a fight club to try to get their cheerleader crushes interested in them. And then all hell breaks loose, basically. The whole …