Category: Reviews

[Album Review] Clarity of Chaos - Self-titled

[Album Review] Clarity of Chaos – Self-titled

Review by Vince Leigh The self-titled debut album from Canberra’s Clarity of Chaos has just been released, and if you ...
[Film Review] X-Men: Dark Phoenix

[Film Review] X-Men: Dark Phoenix

In the closing of this trilogy the X-Men must band together to save one of their own – Jean Grey ...
[Film Review] Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile [Netflix]

[Film Review] Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile [Netflix]

Extremely Wicked… is based on the biography The Phantom Prince: My Life with Ted Bundy by Elizabeth Kendall, Bundy’s long-term ...
Henry Fiat's Open Sore - Fiat Currency [Dustward]

Henry Fiat’s Open Sore – Fiat Currency [Dustward]

There’s a couple of heavily inspired by '80s/'70s punk releases floating around this issue. Normally, as a parochial supporter of ...
The Radiators @ Royal Hotel Queanbeyan, Friday 7 June

The Radiators @ Royal Hotel Queanbeyan, Friday 7 June

The golden age of Aussie pub rock returned to the region, with The Radiators playing in Queanbeyan. The venue was ...
[Book Review] 'Dayglo: The Poly Styrene Story' by Celeste Bell and Zoë Howe [Omnibus Press; 2019]

[Book Review] ‘Dayglo: The Poly Styrene Story’ by Celeste Bell and Zoë Howe [Omnibus Press; 2019]

From punk-rock rocket to Hare Krishna diva, the Poly Styrene story was a wild ride with a lithium-fuelled interlude. Oh ...
[Film Column] Godzilla Remains A Political Monster

[Film Column] Godzilla Remains A Political Monster

There’s more to Godzilla: King of the Monsters than giant creatures punching each other ...
[Gig Review] The Proclaimers @ The Playhouse, Thursday, May 23

[Gig Review] The Proclaimers @ The Playhouse, Thursday, May 23

Thirty years after their first sold out show here, The Proclaimers were back in Canberra, playing once again to a ...
[Gig Review] The Whitlams, Bob Evans @ The Playhouse, Friday, 24 May

[Gig Review] The Whitlams, Bob Evans @ The Playhouse, Friday, 24 May

Kevin Mitchell, front man of rockers Jebediah, was in troubadour mode as his alter ego Bob Evans. He loved the ...
[Album Review] Opelousas  'Opelousified'

[Album Review] Opelousas ‘Opelousified’

A keen love of the music of the deep south drew together three of Melbourne’s top blues artists to form ...