Although we’re well into the second week of 2022, I think I can still just about get away with wishing everyone a Happy New Year. I think we all need 2022 to be a better year than the last couple of trips around the sun. As 2021 came to an end I really started to […]
Although it’s almost five years since Sigur Rós last played in Melbourne, memories of the second ‘Harvest’ festival remain strong. Back in November 2012, Sigur Rós headlined a brilliant line up on the great lawn sprawling before the historic Werribee Mansion. That night was perfect and emotionally resonant. My partner didn’t make that festival; he […]
The first rule of Collapse Board was “No news” and having content that’s not PR email-after-PR email obviously makes us better than all those other Australian music website sites. You know the ones, the ones where 40% of their content is copy and pasting PR emails, 40% is copying and pasting from social media and 10% […]
The Smith Street Band and The Grates play a sold-out, secret warm-up show for Splendour In The Grass at Crowbar, with support from Deafcult.
It was all about one album this week.
I enjoyed this year’s Splendour, as I always do.
Let’s get leotarded, shall we?
The reason Splendour hasn’t sold out instantaneously, as it normally does, is that the line-up doesn’t justify the price.