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Hometown Heroes Hands Like Houses go hard, and go home (for a big Canberra show, that is)

Hometown Heroes Hands Like Houses go hard, and go home (for a big Canberra show, that is)

By Josh Eckersley Local rock legends, Hands Like Houses, are set to unleash their stadium-sized rock show at the UC ...
PUNK & DISORDERLY - a hyped debut show, a final ever performance, beloved CBR band single launch, and much more besides

PUNK & DISORDERLY – a hyped debut show, a final ever performance, beloved CBR band single launch, and much more besides

With Alice Worley Hey lovelies, corona is kicking up again so let’s see how many shows I’m about to hype ...
Potted Potter — The Playhouse — Tuesday 13 to Sunday 18 July 2021

Potted Potter — The Playhouse — Tuesday 13 to Sunday 18 July 2021

Starring talented New Zealanders Tama Jarman and Adam Brown, Potted Potter begins at the beginning with book one: Harry Potter ...
Call Mum! [Ring Mamma!] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Call Mum! [Ring Mamma!] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Niki (Sanna Sundqvist) has a complicated and essentially unhappy relationship with her mother, Sofia (Nina Gunke). Each in her own ...
Canberra's SKINNY WOLF utilise their lo-fi dreaminess and cathartic sounding ethereality to highlight the eco plight

Canberra’s SKINNY WOLF utilise their lo-fi dreaminess and cathartic sounding ethereality to highlight the eco plight

Review by Vince Leigh Last year, Canberra act Skinny Wolf released their debut Fever, a well-received alluring folk-blues roots and ...
Canberra's FUTILITY take the nuanced approach of classical music and slam it into heavy, ear-demolishing doom metal on new album ANHEDONIC

Canberra’s FUTILITY take the nuanced approach of classical music and slam it into heavy, ear-demolishing doom metal on new album ANHEDONIC

Review by Vince Leigh There’s something mischievously ironic about calling your album Anhedonic, the adjectival form of anhedonia—a psychological condition ...
Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Review by Vince Leigh / Pic by rAwesome imagery The new track from Canberra-based Chins is an unsuspecting dose of ...
The beauty and pain of Dr G Yunupingu and his song lives on in Sydney indie-rock band Josh Orange's latest I FEEL LOVE

The beauty and pain of Dr G Yunupingu and his song lives on in Sydney indie-rock band Josh Orange’s latest I FEEL LOVE

Review by Vince Leigh The Sydney indie-rock band Josh Orange is about to release I Feel Love, the fourth single ...
JAI LARKAN creates emotional alchemy on Springsteen-tinged new track ONLY LOVE

JAI LARKAN creates emotional alchemy on Springsteen-tinged new track ONLY LOVE

Review by Vince Leigh Well, this track is certainly a breath of refreshed air, despite its tendency to reflect a ...
[Film review] The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard

[Film review] The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard

Bodyguard Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) is trying to come to terms with the demons haunting him since his assignment as ...