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This band came from nowhere. One minute they were virtually unknowns, the next, global stars. Such was the speed of their rise to fame from first record, Boys & Girls, that they barely had time...

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They Might Be Giants

Album Review: They Might Be Giants – Glean

April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

They Might Be Giants may well be the most adventurous alternative rock band born out of the 90’s, a decade renowned for its musical experimentation. Indeed, the only thread tying together the group’s myriad of...

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Stan Walker

Album Review: Stan Walker – Truth & Soul

April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Stan Walker has been one of my favourite finds from the various talent shows that have come and gone on Australian television. With an impeccable voice, I still remember his rendition of Purple Rain that...

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One could be forgiven for coming to Untethered Moon, the new release from alt-rock giants Built To Spill, with a healthy dash of trepidation. After all, it’s been six years since the band’s last album,...

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San Fermin

Album Review: San Fermin – Jackrabbit

April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

San Fermín is both the name of the famed annual festival in Pamplona and a Brooklyn-based baroque pop band that has been active for about half a decade. What both have in common is a sense...

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Allie X

Album Review: Allie X – CollXtion I

April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Allie X is a bit of an enigma. She’s been around since early 2014 with the release of her first single Catch, and offered teases of what’s to come throughout the year with no full...

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Latest Singles & EP's

British singer-songwriter Charlene Soraia’s synaesthesia allows how to see sound as colours. The blending of senses is particularly palpable on I’ll Be There, the lead single off her upcoming second LP Love Is The Law. Co-written...

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Jack Garratt

EP Review: Jack Garratt – Synesthesiac

April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Featured Interviews

Ace of Base

Interview: Ace of Base

April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over the past few decades there have been many acts from Scandinavia that have made a successful mark on the international stage. ABBA, Roxette and more recent acts like Robyn and Say Lou Lou have...

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Say Lou Lou

Interview: Say Lou Lou

April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since their debut single Maybe You which saw its release way back in 2012, Swedish/Australian sister duo Say Lou Lou have made it onto just about every Ones to Watch list in the music sphere....

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Interview: Beth Hart

March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over the best part of the last 3 decades, singer-songwriter and one of the most talented pianists in the music industry, Beth Hart has solidified her place as the true queen of the blues. She...

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sam beeton

Interview: Sam Beeton

March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sam Beeton was first discovered at the tender age of 14, meaning that the now 26 year old singer songwriter has significantly more experience than most musicians his age. It’s that very same maturity and...

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Latest Live Reviews

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Live Review: Olivia Newton-John & John Farnham – 19th April 2015 – Qantas Credit Union Arena, Sydney, Australia

April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

When you think of Australian music icons there are a couple of superstars that spring to most people’s minds almost instantly – Olivia Newton-John and John Farnham. Olivia began her...

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Latest Films

Avengers Age of Ultron

Film Review – Avengers: Age of Ultron

April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Avengers: Age of Ultron is the follow-up to 2012’s hugely successful, box office record-breaking hit The Avengers.  Joss Whedon again both writes and directs the film, which reunites  “Earth’s Mightiest Heroes”, including Iron Man, Captain...

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BanksyDoesNY

Film Review – Banksy Does New York

April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

You’ve probably already heard of the prolific British street artist who goes by the name of Banksy, and if you haven’t, you’d probably recognise his work. Remaining largely anonymous, Banksy the man manages to fly...

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Film Review – Age of Adaline

April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

A story about love and freedom – with timeless, sweeping, vintage elements – Blake Lively (Gossip Girl) stars as Adaline, a young widow who’s ageing process has been halted due to a freak car accident....

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Testament of Youth

Film Review – Testament of Youth

April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Based on one of the most famous and moving WWI memoirs, Testament of Youth is an autobiographical recount of the Great War as seen through the eyes of a young Vera Brittain. The film begins...

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Red Carpets

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Red Carpet: Paddington Australian Premiere

December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was a family affair in Sydney, Australia yesterday for the Australian premiere of the StudioCanal film Paddington. Adapted from Michael Bond’s universally beloved books, Paddington follows the journey of an optimistic and...

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Red Carpet: Paddington Australian Premiere

December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
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