Tag: Review

CALAMITY JANE combine the candour of country with the bounce of pop while LOOKING BACK

CALAMITY JANE combine the candour of country with the bounce of pop while LOOKING BACK

Review by Vince Leigh Nashville's Calamity Jane distil an interesting prospect in music. A familiar refrain has coincided with the ...
RUSTY GEAR delivers prize package of crafted country

RUSTY GEAR delivers prize package of crafted country

Review by Vince Leigh American country singer-songwriter Rusty Gear has just released his new country EP Delivery Man. Recorded in Nashville ...
Canberra's ARCHIE unearth GREENER pastures

Canberra’s ARCHIE unearth GREENER pastures

Review by Vince Leigh ARCHIE formed in late 2018 while studying at the ANU School of Music. Since their launch ...
ORBITS' release LIVING SOULS; an insomniac’s limp to the ocean’s grey mouth (ie great)

ORBITS’ release LIVING SOULS; an insomniac’s limp to the ocean’s grey mouth (ie great)

Orbits - Living Souls review by Vince Leigh Melbourne based ex-Canberrans Orbits has released Living Souls, taken from their forthcoming ...
[Photobook Review] Billie Eilish by Billie Eilish [Wren & Rook]

[Photobook Review] Billie Eilish by Billie Eilish [Wren & Rook]

Billie Eilish Photobook review by Cara Lennon Why are photobooks so goddamn fun? Try to make me follow your Insta ...
Canberra's FUTILITY take the nuanced approach of classical music and slam it into heavy, ear-demolishing doom metal on new album ANHEDONIC

Canberra’s FUTILITY take the nuanced approach of classical music and slam it into heavy, ear-demolishing doom metal on new album ANHEDONIC

Review by Vince Leigh There’s something mischievously ironic about calling your album Anhedonic, the adjectival form of anhedonia—a psychological condition ...
Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Review by Vince Leigh / Pic by rAwesome imagery The new track from Canberra-based Chins is an unsuspecting dose of ...
JAI LARKAN creates emotional alchemy on Springsteen-tinged new track ONLY LOVE

JAI LARKAN creates emotional alchemy on Springsteen-tinged new track ONLY LOVE

Review by Vince Leigh Well, this track is certainly a breath of refreshed air, despite its tendency to reflect a ...
SHED MY SKIN is a rebirth for BEC TAYLOR AND THE LYREBIRDS in more than just subject matter

SHED MY SKIN is a rebirth for BEC TAYLOR AND THE LYREBIRDS in more than just subject matter

Review by Vince Leigh Canberra outfit Bec Taylor and the Lyrebirds have just released Shed My Skin. The new track, ...
The gallant JOEY PAUL extols the giddiness of love, bringing CLARE MUNNINGS along to espouse a WILD HEART

The gallant JOEY PAUL extols the giddiness of love, bringing CLARE MUNNINGS along to espouse a WILD HEART

Review by Vince Leigh Australian indie-pop singer-songwriter Joey Paul has been releasing singles since 2019. His new one, Wild Heart, ...