Category: Bands / Music

Unmasking "romance": Shoeb Ahmad Finds Strength In Vulnerability

Unmasking “romance”: Shoeb Ahmad Finds Strength In Vulnerability

I wouldn't be writing what I do without Canberra's melancholic autumns or blooming springs, that's for sure. City pressure just ...
National Live Music Awards: ACT Nominees

National Live Music Awards: ACT Nominees

We are beyond excited to announce the ACT nominees for the 2017 National Live Music Awards. The official announcement doesn't ...
The Last Exposure Are Back, Twice

The Last Exposure Are Back, Twice

Sydney-based alternative rock band THE LAST EXPOSURE are loading up the car for another tour this September, and they’re gracing ...
History's Grrrl: Ali Barter One Foot In

History’s Grrrl: Ali Barter One Foot In

With a voice that soars to melodic heights before grinding to bruising standstills, ALI BARTER has masterfully married her choirgirl ...
Kim Salmon Is On A Folk Bender

Kim Salmon Is On A Folk Bender

On the menacingly titled opening track ‘I’m Keeping You Alive’ from the classic KIM SALMON AND THE SURREALISTS 1991 psych-rock ...
Back To The 80s: Go West

Back To The 80s: Go West

“It was just a time where there was a lot of money around; I don’t know what it is. People ...
Shut Up And Listen To Yeo

Shut Up And Listen To Yeo

Melbourne-based multi-instrumentalist YEO has had a pretty solid foothold in Australian music for over a decade. He’s just released his ...
Death From Above Rage Against Rage Itself On New Album 'Outrage! Is Now'

Death From Above Rage Against Rage Itself On New Album ‘Outrage! Is Now’

Bass-drum duo and Toronto outsiders DEATH FROM ABOVE (formerly suffixed with “1979”) used to savour outrage; now they’re frankly sick ...
Royale With Cheese Bring Rotating Wheel Of Hits

Royale With Cheese Bring Rotating Wheel Of Hits

Each decade throws up its share of icons. But somehow the 90s feel different, as though they are particularly saturated ...
Emily Barker Is A Sweet Kind Of Blue

Emily Barker Is A Sweet Kind Of Blue

I first met Emily Barker when she and collaborator Dom Coyote bought their UK-based project Folk in a Box to ...