Tag: Canberra

Locality Apr/May - An old venue gets new life; Skywhales get musical; opportunities for artists galore, 'n' plenty-plenty more

Locality Apr/May – An old venue gets new life; Skywhales get musical; opportunities for artists galore, ‘n’ plenty-plenty more

With Ruth O'Brien Alright everyone, I’m excited! It might have something to do with having a new little kitten in ...
Canberra's SLOW DIAL turn it up to capture the energy of that chaotic part of a night with YOU DON'T TALK MUCH

Canberra’s SLOW DIAL turn it up to capture the energy of that chaotic part of a night with YOU DON’T TALK MUCH

Review by Vince Leigh The third single in for Canberra’s Slow Dial sees the band fulfilling the promise of its ...
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 ...
[Arts Review] Music-Nature-Dance combine to deliver a beautifully staged yet strongly stated message in Symbiosis @ Australian National Botanic Gardens (7 March)

[Arts Review] Music-Nature-Dance combine to deliver a beautifully staged yet strongly stated message in Symbiosis @ Australian National Botanic Gardens (7 March)

Review by Rory McCartney Run as part of this year’s Enlighten Festival, Symbiosis is an environmentally themed performance run by ...
[Gig Review] E-Gads! They're back! With as many instruments as they've had years performing - The Gadflys @ Smith's Alternative, 6 March

[Gig Review] E-Gads! They’re back! With as many instruments as they’ve had years performing – The Gadflys @ Smith’s Alternative, 6 March

Review by Rory McCartney The Gadflys were channeling a bit of the Derelict look, taking the stage in a kaleidoscope ...
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 ...
[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 ...
[Review] The Umbilical Brothers battle theft and tech to put on a new show @ Canberra Theatre Centre, 1 February

[Review] The Umbilical Brothers battle theft and tech to put on a new show @ Canberra Theatre Centre, 1 February

Review by Rory McCartney Kitty Flanagan did it in Canberra! Now The Umbilical Brothers are doing it, that is running ...
Canberra's THE RAVEN'S ROCK continue their soar with high-energy, raw-edged indie rock track SMOKED A CIGAR

Canberra’s THE RAVEN’S ROCK continue their soar with high-energy, raw-edged indie rock track SMOKED A CIGAR

Review by Vince Leigh The Raven’s Rock has followed last year’s social conscience charged track 6 Minutes to Midnight with ...
SHAW up your vote for this beloved Canberra teacher!

SHAW up your vote for this beloved Canberra teacher!

Article by Ruth O'Brien It’s not everyday you get a video call from Jimmy Barnes telling you that you’ve won ...