Category: Reviews

The tireless ILUMINATIVE continues his rap-driven spiritual call-to-arms with GENIUS CODE

The tireless ILUMINATIVE continues his rap-driven spiritual call-to-arms with GENIUS CODE

Review by Vince Leigh The fourth single from Iluminative’s ground-breaking, breakthrough album Kundalini Rising is the new hip-hop based rap ...
ALRIGHT, Alright, Alright... From NYC to CBR, MECHANISM OF ACTION aim to put the Capital on the map 'n' all with their tech wizardry & robust melodic core

ALRIGHT, Alright, Alright… From NYC to CBR, MECHANISM OF ACTION aim to put the Capital on the map ‘n’ all with their tech wizardry & robust melodic core

Review by Vince Leigh Canberra-based electronic group Mechanism Of Action has released their second single for the year, Alright. The ...
Bye Bye Morons [Adieu les cons] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Bye Bye Morons [Adieu les cons] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Suze Trappet (Virginie Efira)’s years-long quest to find the son whom she surrendered at birth has acquired fresh urgency with ...
MONA PATEL transmutes life pain into dancefloor gold with EDM-R&B-pop gem DREAM GUY

MONA PATEL transmutes life pain into dancefloor gold with EDM-R&B-pop gem DREAM GUY

Review by Vince Leigh Now and then, a new artist appears that surprises with an excellent track. Emerging Perth based ...
[Gig Review] A wealth of Canberra musical riches shine at Underground Roots and Reggae – The Basement, 5 Feb (with bonus state-of-the-industry rant!)

[Gig Review] A wealth of Canberra musical riches shine at Underground Roots and Reggae – The Basement, 5 Feb (with bonus state-of-the-industry rant!)

Review by David Caffery Instinctual excitement filled our ride to The Basement. It was like the Golden Years again, edging ...
[Gig Review] Waves of sound pound Canberra Theatre as Ocean Alley and Seaside celebrate the return of the live show

[Gig Review] Waves of sound pound Canberra Theatre as Ocean Alley and Seaside celebrate the return of the live show

Review by Rory McCartney Four-piece indie band Seaside from Byron Bay reputedly has a dream-pop vibe. However, the PA setup ...
Arab Blues [Un divan à Tunis] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Arab Blues [Un divan à Tunis] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

After living in Paris from the age of 10 and obtaining a psychotherapy degree, Selma (Golshifteh Farahani) moves back to ...
The Big Hit [Un triomphe] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

The Big Hit [Un triomphe] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Offered a chance to get prisoners involved in drama, Étienne (Kad Merad), an actor out of work and no longer ...
[Film review] Nomadland

[Film review] Nomadland

It’s winter in Empire, Nevada, and U.S. Gypsum’s plant there, which has provided work for most of the town, has ...
[Film review] The Truffle Hunters

[Film review] The Truffle Hunters

Deep in the Piemonte forests in northern Italy hides the highly prized fruiting body of a subterranean fungus: the Alba ...