I enjoy having no frame of reference. Well, little. This is from a tradition of music that I have little familiarity with. Having lived here in Brisbane for close on seven years now, I am of course aware of certain musical irregularities in this country’s past. Sharpies. The boogie scene that spawned AC/DC and the […]
Part 2/3 of photos from this year’s Laneway Festival in Brisbane, featuring Ratking, Andy Bull, Highasakite, Vic Mensa, Angel Olsen, Royal Blood, Seekae and Courtney Barnett.
There was life before Kate Bush and there is life after Kate Bush. The live shows I’ve been to in the last couple of months just haven’t do it for me and it’s all La Bush’s fault for putting on the greatest show ever. Some words have been written about those few August days in […]
Courtney Barnett & The Courtney Barnetts play the last show on their current tour at The Zoo in Brisbane, with support from D.D Dumbo and Mosman Alder.
Everett True’s 100 Favourite Songs of 2013. Yes, one hundred, and every last fucking song is genius.
Maybe that’s why I’m increasingly turning to Tasmania. I know what it’s like to be ignored.
I actually thought that great Australian music begins and ends with the twin cultural hotspots of Hobart and Brisbane
‘Beverly’ is total emotional obliteration. Turn up, switch off, cry, cry, cry.