Froggyland: Adventures in Croatia’s Tom Spooner spends some quality time with 507 taxidermy frogs: The old town in Split is beautiful. It helps that the bluest of skies spreads above it like a giant unblinking Scandinavian eye.… Read More

Hanson live in Sydney – Photos

American MMMBoppers Hanson are all grown-up now and in their third decade as musicians playing together. They are currently on a tour of Australia, about which drummer Zac (who’s 28, by the way) told… Read More

JPS Africa Music Retreat in Tanzania

Are you a Musician, DJ, Producer or MC wanting to share in yours/others love of music whilst having the African adventure-of-a-lifetime? Yes? Then JPS Africa may just have exactly what you are looking for.… Read More

Eastbourne Pier: post-fire photos

Last week, Eastbourne, a sleepy seaside town on the South Coast of England, favoured by blue-rinsed holiday-makers, became national news when fire ravaged one of its main attractions. The 150-year-old Pier, which penetrates… Read More

Haldern Pop Festival: Who not to miss

Set in the heart of the countryside of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany’s legendary small-and-staying-that-way festival Haldern Pop is about to blossom upon the pastures for the thirty-first time. Its roots reach down to an… Read More

The Dictators NYC – Live in Vienna’s Julia Boyle checks out the cutest bromance in rock’n’roll: If you remember my review of the Night Beats show here in Vienna, you might already have some sort of picture in your head… Read More

New Music: Astronauts, etc. – Fuss

Oakland-based artist Anthony Ferraro, better known as Astronauts, etc. unleashes his new single Fuss off the upcoming EP Sadie, which is due out in September on Hit City USA. A dreamy blend of psych-pop,… Read More

Gretel Scarlett interview

Gretel Scarlett is currently playing the lead-role of Sandy in the Australian tour of Grease The Musical and, after electrifying seasons in Brisbane and Sydney, Grease is now showing at Her Majesty’s Theatre in… Read More

Interview: Jared Cohn on Buddy Hutchins

We talk to writer/director/actor Jared Cohn (pictured, below) about his new movie, Buddy Hutchins, which stars a particularly unhinged Jamie Kennedy and a chainsaw: Hey Jared! How did the idea for Buddy Hutchins… Read More

China and institutionalised amnesia

I’m standing at exit A of the Second Worker’s Cultural Palace metro station and it’s 3pm. All the details are correct, I’ve checked three times in the last 15 minutes. Sweat is sliding… Read More

Meredith Music Festival 2014

With Meredith Music Festival announcing The War on Drugs as its first performer, and with the ballot still open,’s Neika Lehman starts to get excited: What’s the best thing about music and… Read More

Slowdive in Singapore – Live Review

Singapore-based Something You Said correspondent, Desmond Chan, checked out Slowdive who are touring in their original lineup after a 20-year hiatus [long live the 90s]: Lately, Singapore has seen a real boom in… Read More