Sufjan Stevens at Brighton’s Great Escape

Undoubtedly one of the main draws of the Great Escape this year, Sufjan Stevens played to a long-since sold out Dome on the final night of the festival. Andy James went along for… Read More

Scream 4 offers a disappointing climax

As a fan of horror movies, I absolutely loved Scream in 1996 and enjoyed Scream 2 a year later. Admittedly, I didn’t see Scream 3, owing to my firm belief that sequels get… Read More

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