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John Fullbright

Album Review: John Fullbright – Songs

July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Growing up in the small country town of Bearden, Oklahoma can have its limitations if you want to be a musician. Without a local music scene to be inspired by, John Fullbright listened to records...

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Jon Allen

Album Review: Jon Allen – Deep River

July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jon Allen’s new album Deep River has been adequately praised by Folk Radio as the “bucolic summer haze and muted orchestration of Nick Drake, the urban spit and sawdust noise of Ray Davies and the...

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Andy Bull

Album Review: Andy Bull – Sea of Approval

July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s been a long five years since Australian singer-songwriter Andy Bull’s last album, We’re Too Young. But the highly anticipated release of Sea of Approval has been well worth the wait. His latest record is...

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Spoon

Album Review: Spoon – They Want My Soul

July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Texas indie-rock outfit Spoon has flown under my radar, but I decided to investigate the band’s output prior to reviewing their latest album They Want My Soul and I do feel like I’ve missed out...

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Latest Singles & EP's

British singer-songwriter Charli XCX’s recent penetration of pop radio has been swift. It is her voice that dominates the iconic chorus on Icona Pop’s I Love It. She also steals the show from Iggy Azalea...

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1975

Single Review: The 1975 – Chocolate

July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Featured Interviews

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Interview: Kim Cesarion

July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kim Cesarion is quickly becoming one of 2014′s hottest Scandinavian exports. The Swedish singer, known for his seductively unique and highly skilled vocals, found himself in the international spotlight following the enormous success of his...

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Tori Amos

Interview: Tori Amos

July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

It can be universally agreed that singer-songwriter Tori Amos is one of the most iconic artists in music history. With a catalogue consisting of thousands of emotionally charged and vocally rich songs, the singers 1992...

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DJCassidy

Interview: DJ Cassidy

June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

He’s performed for the President, Oprah Winfrey and Beyonce. He has toured with Robin Thicke and supported Justin Timberlake and Jay Z’s 2013 Legends of the Summer tour. DJ Cassidy has been considered one of...

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Sophie Delila

Interview: Sophie Delila

June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 2010 Sophie Delila erupted onto the pop scene with the release of her impeccable debut, Hooked. The record boasted a string of truly unique and flavoursome pennings, carried by the memorable and Motown inspired...

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Latest Live Reviews

Bastille

Live Review: Bastille – 14 June 2014 – Hordern Pavillion, Sydney, Australia

June 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

What a difference nine months makes! Since this reviewer’s mixed opinion of Bad Blood last September, Bastille have soared. The band earned a UK #2 hit with the mashup of iconic...

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Latest Films

Sex Tape - Film Poster

Film Review: Sex Tape

July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

With previous feature films including Orange Country and Bad Teacher under his belt, Director Jake Kasdan has delivered another comedy to his growing portfolio and has enlisted the help of Bad Teacher lead Cameron Diaz...

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Venus In Fur

Film Review – Venus In Fur

July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

A raining night in Paris, a stage, two actors, four roles and an expertly crafted script Venus in Fur is satisfying and stylish film that will leave you bewildered as the lines of reality and...

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Reaching for the Moon

Film Review – Reaching for the Moon

July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Based on the life of famous American poet Elizabeth Bishop, Reaching for the  Moon dramatizes Elizabeth’s passionate but destructive love affair with Brazilian architect Lota de Macedo Soares in the early 1950s. After struggling with...

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Charlies Country

Film Review – Charlie’s Country

July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

It begins with the implementation of laws, commands reinforced by signs that read ‘NO ENTRY’, ‘WARNING’ or ‘NO ALCOHOL BEYOND THIS POINT.’ These laws are “whitefella” laws and their clash with traditional Indigenous culture is...

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