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Master Cheng — Palace Cinemas — July 2020

Master Cheng — Palace Cinemas — July 2020

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. Cheng (Pak Hon Chu) travels with his young son, Nunjo (Lucas Hsuan), to a remote ...
The Last of Us Part II: An important step for queer representation in video games

The Last of Us Part II: An important step for queer representation in video games

Review by Jessica Conway The Last of Us is first and foremost a story. The fact that it’s a video ...
The Smell of The Grease; The Roar of The Paint; Canberra REP reopens

The Smell of The Grease; The Roar of The Paint; Canberra REP reopens

It's literally a Tale of Two Cities right now. Whilst Victoria is perched on the verge of another lockdown, Queensland ...
Model musician Aneesa Sheikh delivers a pop-rock track with a massive chorus and a convincing message with 'Tough Times'

Model musician Aneesa Sheikh delivers a pop-rock track with a massive chorus and a convincing message with ‘Tough Times’

Review by Vince Leigh The young American singer-songwriter Aneesa fell in love with music when she was only eight when ...
Melissa Lukin's 'On The Water' strikes a balance between overt pop and something with more aesthetic depth

Melissa Lukin’s ‘On The Water’ strikes a balance between overt pop and something with more aesthetic depth

[Checked Label Services] Review by Vince Leigh On The Water is the new single for Queensland based singer-songwriter Melissa Lukin. Melissa’s latest ...
LGBTQI+ hero Drake Jensen returns with Rob Preuss on 'Burn The Floor'

LGBTQI+ hero Drake Jensen returns with Rob Preuss on ‘Burn The Floor’

Review by Vince Leigh Not only is Drake Jensen a rising country music star but he’s also a leader in ...
TSTY bring a vigorous power-pop ode with a slight emo bent in 'Broken'

TSTY bring a vigorous power-pop ode with a slight emo bent in ‘Broken’

Review by Vince Leigh Perth-based TSTY has just released an alt pop-rock track called Broken, taken from their EP Stuck ...
Muddy Wolfe 'Volume II' presents a tougher sound yet maintains the core elements of blues and folk

Muddy Wolfe ‘Volume II’ presents a tougher sound yet maintains the core elements of blues and folk

2019 was a good year for Canberra band Muddy Wolfe. They released their debut EP Volume I, received triple j ...
Northbourne Flats deliver a simmering, epic meditation on personal discovery with 'Kindred Spirit'

Northbourne Flats deliver a simmering, epic meditation on personal discovery with ‘Kindred Spirit’

Review by Vince Leigh Northbourne Flats has been steadily developing their sound and style since 2005, recording and performing shows ...
Larger-than-life MC KREWD's 'Single Mother Malady' dissects as it digresses and decrees in feral fashion

Larger-than-life MC KREWD’s ‘Single Mother Malady’ dissects as it digresses and decrees in feral fashion

Review by Vince Leigh MC KREWD’s experimental theatre background has come in handy. The Canberra based artist utilises this, along ...