Tag: BMA Magazine

Dorothy-Jane's 'The Witness' uses hellish material to craft a powerful and vital album

Dorothy-Jane’s ‘The Witness’ uses hellish material to craft a powerful and vital album

Review by Vince Leigh Dorothy-Jane’s new album The Witness documents her harrowing journey through pain and grief following her experience ...
Izellah's 'No Hard Feelings' is a hooky, upbeat and light exploration of interpersonal relationships

Izellah’s ‘No Hard Feelings’ is a hooky, upbeat and light exploration of interpersonal relationships

Review by Vince Leigh Queensland-born musical theatre star Izellah has just released a new track No Hard Feelings. With a ...
Craft ACT – the gallery doors may be closed but "we are open to you"

Craft ACT – the gallery doors may be closed but “we are open to you”

One of Australia’s longest running visual arts membership associations, has closed its gallery and shop to help slow the rate ...
Mahmood Khan's 'Runaway' blushes with worldbeat sensibilities, finely laced with rock and pop flavouring

Mahmood Khan’s ‘Runaway’ blushes with worldbeat sensibilities, finely laced with rock and pop flavouring

Pakistani-born singer-songwriter and music producer Mahmood Khan is an intriguing artist with a long list of ticks on his resume: ...
Leea Nanos' Bad Girl is a good ‘dark’ RnB flavoured pop song eschewing categorization

Leea Nanos’ Bad Girl is a good ‘dark’ RnB flavoured pop song eschewing categorization

Review by Vince Leigh In 2019, the out-the-box success of Leea Nano’s self-penned track Set Me Free helped her become ...
Jack Biilman drops the 'Jack', adds three bandmates, and releases the cracking musicianship of 'Sink Like A Stone' EP

Jack Biilman drops the ‘Jack’, adds three bandmates, and releases the cracking musicianship of ‘Sink Like A Stone’ EP

Canberra’s Biilmann has just released their EP Sink Like A Stone, a blistering amalgamation of riff-laden rock, alt-metal and blues ...
BMA State of Play (subtext: We need your heeeeeeeeeelp!)

BMA State of Play (subtext: We need your heeeeeeeeeelp!)

A very good day to you. Allan the Publisher of BMA Magazine here, writing to you, dear reader, with an ...
Dismantle Punk 'n' Metal fest set to tear Tuggeranong Arts Centre a new 'un

Dismantle Punk ‘n’ Metal fest set to tear Tuggeranong Arts Centre a new ‘un

Hey punk/metal fans of Canberra, listen up! Tuggeranong Arts Centre’s Woden Arts Program is presenting a brand new music festival, ...
The Art, Not Apart 10th Anniversary Is Finally Here - What You Need To Know

The Art, Not Apart 10th Anniversary Is Finally Here – What You Need To Know

ART, NOT APART is finally here! After getting a tantilising tease from the Curators last issue, we now do a ...
Ska Tissue - community-minded Nicky Bomba reveals how the 25-piece Melbourne Ska Orchestra ticks

Ska Tissue – community-minded Nicky Bomba reveals how the 25-piece Melbourne Ska Orchestra ticks

The first thing that’s clear when you talk to Nicky Bomba, the commander-in-chief of the MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA, is his ...