University: Tips for Freshers

Heading into her final year at University,’s Kirstie Newman feels adequately qualified to deliver some useful tips for freshers. Here goes… Get involved with as much as you can handle. Join societies you wouldn’t… Read More

Getting To Know Mighty Oaks

We talk to Mighty Oaks about life on the Autobahn… Mighty Oaks is a Berlin-based folk-rock band comprised of three guys from three different countries: Ian Hooper (US), Claudio Donzelli (Italy), and Craig… Read More

Kate Miller-Heidke interview

Fresh from smashing all records in Australia for the fastest and most successful crowd-funded album ever, Kate Miller-Heidke is hitting the UK for a series of dates. We grabbed a few words with her:  Hello… Read More

Film Review: Lucy is daft but fun

Bobby Townsend reviews the moderately ludicrous new Luc Besson flick: There is enjoyable irony to the fact that a film about the potential capabilities of the human brain requires absolutely minimal thought from its… Read More

Greta Bellamacina magnifies her soul

Critically-acclaimed London-based poet and actress Greta Bellamacina tells us that, if you want to write good poetry, you have to be brave… Hello Greta! Thanks for talking to us. First up, how did your love… Read More

Getting to Know Mammals – Interview

Dreamy Sydney act, Mammals, have recently unleashed their latest record, ‘Animalia’ into the world. The EP from the Northern Beaches outfit follows their gigs to sell out crowds with The 1975 and precedes their turn at Bigsound… Read More

Childhood memories: what you want back

Feeling nostalgic, we decided to ask the Something You Said team to recall the one thing from their childhood they would like back. Here are their childhood memories: I want Degrassi Junior High back. Not the… Read More

The New Pornographers: Brill Bruisers

Lisa Says checks out the latest longplayer from the Canadian act: Have a look at the packaging. There you see something that reminds you of a typical North-American billboard, a somewhat Las-Vegian neon… Read More

Music: Jack Colwell – Seek The Wilde

With great pleasure we bring to your ears the newest song from remarkable Sydney-based singer/songwriter and contributor to this very website, Jack Colwell. Carol Bowditch reviews her colleague… Jack’s newest release has the feel… Read More

Mixtape – For The Sake of Song

  A great philosopher once remarked, “It’s the freakin weekend.” And everyone knows the best way to celebrate the end of the working week is with an epic mixtape, right? So’s Neil Martin… Read More

Hofesh Shechter’s Sun – Dance Review

Something You Said’s Carol Bowditch checks out Hofesh Shechter’s latest contemporary dance production.  We are told that everything will be just fine, we are shown the ending at the beginning for the reassurance that the… Read More

Kingswood, The Sinking Teeth live

We sent photographer/reviewer Damon Collum along to Newtown Social Club in Sydney to check out Melbourne alt-rockers Kingswood and support act The Sinking Teeth: After having seen some ‘lighter’ acts of late I… Read More