Category: Columns

Metalise Winter Warmer - Massive fests, local metal at its best, and a brutal gig calendar at your behest!

Metalise Winter Warmer – Massive fests, local metal at its best, and a brutal gig calendar at your behest!

With Josh Nixon The mercury is dropping faster than a Coalition capitulation over getting me vaccinated sometime this year, but ...
LOCALITY - Lucy Sugerman, Bec Taylor, Live at the Polo turns 10, Funding news, Exhibitions galore and much, much more!

LOCALITY – Lucy Sugerman, Bec Taylor, Live at the Polo turns 10, Funding news, Exhibitions galore and much, much more!

With Ruth O'Brien Hey loves, nice to be back here with you once again for another injection of hot local ...
Metalise May 2021 - Covering news from roughly 33 metal and metal-related things

Metalise May 2021 – Covering news from roughly 33 metal and metal-related things

With Josh Nixon Does it feel a bit weird that music is coming out of hibernation when it starts to ...
PUNK & DISORDERLY - CBR Punk Reviewed & Previewed

PUNK & DISORDERLY – CBR Punk Reviewed & Previewed

With Alice Worley Hey all! So what’s new? Well, heaps as it turns out. We are so chockablock with new ...
METALISE Mar/Apr - where we farewell an old friend of a Canberra band and usher in a new live calendar of doomy tidings

METALISE Mar/Apr – where we farewell an old friend of a Canberra band and usher in a new live calendar of doomy tidings

The cracks in the COVID gig freeze are big enough to put your hand in, what does this mean for ...
PUNK AND DISORDERLY - Is the DIY Scene set for a resurgence? This gig makes a bloody good go at it...

PUNK AND DISORDERLY – Is the DIY Scene set for a resurgence? This gig makes a bloody good go at it…

With Alice Worley Hey y’all! I’m pretty much just going to talk about one event this month because it just ...
LOCALITY - New Venues, New Opportunities, New Shows, New Newness!

LOCALITY – New Venues, New Opportunities, New Shows, New Newness!

By Ruth O'Brien Hey beautiful people! So good to be writing about the arts and events after whatever-the-hell last year ...
METAAAAAAAL!!! Covid Rants, Gigging Bants, And Album Slants

METAAAAAAAL!!! Covid Rants, Gigging Bants, And Album Slants

Wordage by Josh Nixon I was thinking the title "New Year, Same Shit" would suit but I don't want to ...
PUNK & DISORDERLY RETURNS to dish out gems of the genre, with st.sinner, Highland Light, Boysclub and plenty more

PUNK & DISORDERLY RETURNS to dish out gems of the genre, with st.sinner, Highland Light, Boysclub and plenty more

Brought to you by Alice Worley Well hello there, Canberra. Long time no see. What’s it been, like, two years ...
[Metalise] F%k This Year, Let's Look At 2020's Top Tunes and Celebrate Those Who Pushed Back

[Metalise] F%k This Year, Let’s Look At 2020’s Top Tunes and Celebrate Those Who Pushed Back

2020, you're over. Now pick up your shit and go and get the hell outta here. There has been a ...