Tag: Ruth O’Brien

Canberra Arts Action Group - who they are, why they help, how to get involved

Canberra Arts Action Group – who they are, why they help, how to get involved

[pictured above - Michael Sollis and Ali Clinch behind the scenes of filming Create Curious] Well, what a year. Bushfires, ...
I count at least 27 Reasons in this BMA Profile to engage with Kim Yang and her music

I count at least 27 Reasons in this BMA Profile to engage with Kim Yang and her music

"Kim’s clear tones hit you from the very first note she sings. Her voice reminds me of the timbre of ...
Sultry, sexy, down-tempo soul, Laura Ingram's 'Valentine’s Day' is a powerful reminder about self-worth

Sultry, sexy, down-tempo soul, Laura Ingram’s ‘Valentine’s Day’ is a powerful reminder about self-worth

Canberra ex-pat, Laura Ingram, is back in Canberra this weekend (Saturday, 14 March) to launch her new single, Valentine’s Day ...
Courter of Controversy and Bearer Of Soul - Amanda Palmer Comes To Canberra

Courter of Controversy and Bearer Of Soul – Amanda Palmer Comes To Canberra

By Ruth O'Brien (hero pic by Gabrielle Motola) I’ve got to admit, I didn’t go into my interview with Amanda ...
Katie Noonan and Australian String Quartet combine to find The Glad Tomorrow

Katie Noonan and Australian String Quartet combine to find The Glad Tomorrow

by Ruth O’Brien To our fathers’ fathers The pain, the sorrow; To our children’s children The glad tomorrow. These are ...
Flight Memory - Recorded For Posterity

Flight Memory – Recorded For Posterity

by Ruth O’Brien When thinking about some of the greatest human inventions, it’s easy for the most common things we ...
Locality July/Aug - Canberra new music bonanza! Citizen Kay, Endrey, Kopasetic, Pleased To Jive You, Sputnik Sweetheart, Teen Jesus and... (huff-puff)

Locality July/Aug – Canberra new music bonanza! Citizen Kay, Endrey, Kopasetic, Pleased To Jive You, Sputnik Sweetheart, Teen Jesus and… (huff-puff)

Hello and welcome to the Locality column for July and August! Shiteloads to get through so let’s jump straight in ...
[Gig Review] Karnivool, Southeast Desert Metal - Saturday, 1 June 2019 - Kambri, ANU

[Gig Review] Karnivool, Southeast Desert Metal – Saturday, 1 June 2019 – Kambri, ANU

By Ruth O'Brien, Photos by Gerard Jenkins - https://www.facebook.com/GerardJenkinsPhotography “I wouldn’t have thought you’d be into Karnivool, Ruth!” said a ...
Locality Column May/June - Canberra Live Music Festival, Moaning Lisa, and more!

Locality Column May/June – Canberra Live Music Festival, Moaning Lisa, and more!

With Ruth O'Brien and, to a lesser extent, Allan Sko Hello lovers of all things Canberra music! Has this town ...
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[Gig Review] – Elixir ft Katie Noonan – Sun Mar 31 – Spiegeltent

Review by Ruth O'Brien The bustling and excited crowd outside the Spiegeltent on Sunday afternoon reminded me of the calibre ...