Cloud Control own Thursday’s Great Escape

Brighton on a sunny Thursday played host to The Great Escape, where loads of bands descend on the city for three days of utter madness. Early on, PVT sure sounded great from where… Read More

RWB at Rosemount Australian Fashion Week

  Nicole Dora casts her eye over the Romance Was Born Collection at RAFW: For Rosemount Australian Fashion Week,  it seemed this year it was all the rage to show your S/S 11-12… Read More

Yuck’s debut is fresh and exciting

Hailing from London and including Daniel Blumberg and Max Bloom, both of whom used to be in Cajun Dance Party, Yuck land on the indie scene sounding at times like they hail from… Read More

Get to Know Bridge Stehli

Sydney based artist Bridge Stehli tells us about what inspires her, and also about her battles with spiders and her peculiar phobia: Art is difficult to describe in words that do it justice. I would… Read More

Get To Know Chicks Who Love Guns

I would describe Chicks Who Love Guns’ sound as something that spawned from boredom, then evolved into something a little more thought out. It’s got a real brash element to it which is… Read More

Where’s The Respect?

Everybody has seen Wayne Rooney’s down-the-camera effing and everyone has their opinion on it. Here is mine. I think Wayne Rooney is an idiot. Let’s look at the evidence. Rooney emerges a few… Read More

The Strokes’ Angles offers disappointment

I had a disagreement with some fellow music critics once about the impact The Strokes had on the indie music world. It was largely over my claim that their arrival changed everything. It’s… Read More

Get to Know Mae Martin

We chanced upon the affable and very funny Canadian comic Mae Martin at That Comedy Thing and liked her so much that we simply had to find out more about her: Comedy is a constant… Read More

Get to Know Erin Marshall

Sydney musician and all round lovely human being, Erin Marshall, talks to us about her music, her home city and how David Bowie’s tights really scared the heck out of her when she was a kid.… Read More

Sleigh Bells live

Any relatively hard-working music reviewer sees a whole lotta live acts in the course of a year. Some are good, some are not. Almost always, their sets are toooooooo lonnnnng (I’m looking at… Read More

The Bravery at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

  You have to feel a bit sorry for The Bravery. Massively hyped in late 2004 and 2005, they were one of the pioneers of the sound that has come to currently dominate… Read More

A Young Person’s Guide To Kyle Bobby Dunn

Before researching Kyle Bobby Dunn’s A Young Person’s Guide to Kyle Bobby Dunn, I never knew there was a genre known as “drone”. It’s not exactly a term that fills me with confidence.… Read More