Upbeat Geek

Your destination for music, movies, comics, audio delights, and a world of captivating entertainment.

Music. From artist breakdowns to hot music news, we try to cover a wide array of hip-hop, pop and mainstream music topics for you to read. Alongside pushing out content on our favorite artists and genres, we also keep you in the loop with what music our team are listening to. Try our breakdown of the best MCs or read about the true impact The Beatles had on the World. Start your read today with some of our top picks.

Movies. With a keen eye for storytelling, we strive to bring you comprehensive reviews, insightful analyzes, and engaging discussions that delve deep into the essence of great films. From timeless classics to the latest releases, we curate a diverse range of content that celebrates the magic of cinema in all its forms. Whether we’re unraveling the hidden symbolism in a thought-provoking indie film or celebrating the grandeur of a blockbuster spectacle, our aim is to ignite your passion for movies and foster a community of film enthusiasts who share in the joy of cinematic storytelling.

Comics. We dive deep into the vibrant world of comics, celebrating the incredible storytelling and artistic brilliance found within the pages of graphic novels, comic book series, and webcomics. We believe that comics have the power to inspire, provoke thought, and challenge conventions, and we are committed to showcasing the diversity and innovation found within this dynamic and ever-evolving medium.

Audio. We cover the crucial questions and specifications, ensuring you get the very best headphone or earbud experience possible. Whether it’s comparing open-back vs closed-back headphones or finding out how noise-canceling works, we’ve got you. Our team of tech enthusiasts know exactly what to look out for when shopping for high-quality speakers. If you’re looking to kit out your surround sound, hosting an event or wonder whether you should get a soundbar or speaker, we’ve got you covered.

Vinyl. Explore everything from how a record player works to inspiring turntable setups. There are all sorts of topics for all types of vinyl fans, delivering thoroughly researched guides that will improve your listening experience from start to finish. Want to know why vinyl sounds better? How to identify the best second-hand vinyl, or just looking for the best vinyl to collect? You’re in the right place from the moment you pick up your first vinyl to the second it spins on your record player.

Television. Your ultimate destination for all things television! From gripping dramas to hilarious comedies, thought-provoking sci-fi series to captivating documentaries, we cover a wide range of genres and styles to ensure there’s something for everyone. Whether we’re dissecting the narrative arcs of beloved characters, discussing the social impact of groundbreaking shows, or uncovering hidden Easter eggs, we’ve got something for everyone!

Editor, avid aficionado of movies, tv, hip-hop, and comic books

Writer, devoted vinyl collector, pop culture & music fanatic

Writer, design maestro & audio tech mastermind

Writer, record player & retro music researcher