Category: Columns

METALISE - the Canberra Metal flame still flickers

METALISE – the Canberra Metal flame still flickers

Canberra Metal column brought to you by Josh Nixon It's pretty rad living in the bubble of the ACT. While ...
Canberra comic CHRIS MARLTON has four-year fever!

Canberra comic CHRIS MARLTON has four-year fever!

By Chris Marlton Every four (five) years we Aussies are blessed (cursed) with an event that takes hold of our ...
CHRIS MARLTON's Lockdown Tips and Tricks To Ward Off Boredom

CHRIS MARLTON’s Lockdown Tips and Tricks To Ward Off Boredom

By Chris Marlton Finding entertainment is easier than ever in today’s world of smart TVs, smartphones, smart watches and endless ...
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 ...
Metalise Wintery Edition - The Basement is dead, long live The Basement! - Lots of locals light up the gig calendar - 2-day CBR metal fest announced

Metalise Wintery Edition – The Basement is dead, long live The Basement! – Lots of locals light up the gig calendar – 2-day CBR metal fest announced

With Josh Nixon To kick off this edition of Metalise, Australia's longest running continuous metal column stretching back to the ...
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 ...