Photos from Laneway 2016 at the RNA Showgrounds in Brisbane of Good Boy, The Goon Sax, Ali Barter, High Tension, Banoffee, Blank Realm, East India Youth and Majical Cloudz.
So The Rubens won this year’s Hottest 100 with another slice of triple j-approved beige rock. Back in 2013 I had the bad misfortune to see the band play at the Brisbane leg of the Laneway festival. This is what I wrote. The Rubens are easily the worst band of the day, a country mile […]
Part 3/3 of photos from this year’s Laneway Festival in Brisbane, featuring Pond, Mac Demarco, Banks, Future Islands, St Vincent and FKA Twigs.
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.
Part 1/3 of photos from this year’s Laneway Festival in Brisbane, featuring Peter Bibby, JOY., Mansionair, Perfect Pussy, Eagulls, Eves The Behavior, Connan Mockasin, Raury, SOHN and Tkay Maidza.
Words: Sophie Blackhall-Cain Photos: Reuben Beer For the first time in recent memory, Laneway’s line up this year failed to grab me. Megastars Lorde and HAIM made the relatively low ticket price seem worth it, but I was dubious as to whether each of the acts could pull off strong performances. So it was with […]
If everything has gone to plan, I’ll be at the Brisbane leg of this year’s Laneway festival by the time you read this. This year’s line-up is another strong one and I’ll be looking to catch a number of acts we’ve written about on Collapse Board, both favourably and less so – Lorde, Savages, Warpaint, […]
Adalita Srsen has been a mainstay of the Australian music scene for almost two decades, first as a member of Magic Dirt and as a solo artist since 2010. We spoke to her about the influences on her most recent album, All Day Venus, and the challenges of being a solo artist.
I was reading your Wikipedia page and it mentioned mythology and in particular Joseph Campbell as key influences in your songwriting. In what ways did his writing influence you for All Day Venus? I kinda feel that I take things in by osmosis. I will get immersed in something and get obsessed with it for […]
This isn’t guitar masturbation. It’s guitar blue balls. It’s guitar priapism. All build up, no release.