MUSIC – GENERAL

THUNDERCAT Footloose in the danger zone

THUNDERCAT Footloose in the danger zone

Thundercat (Stephen Bruner) is gearing up for the release of his third studio album Drunk on February 24, featuring legends like Kendrick Lamar, […]

 

SCENE – LOCAL MUSIC

Black Stone From The Sun - Photo by Amber Bateup

BLACK STONE FROM THE SUN Cigarette Burns

Garage rock duet, Black Stone From The Sun, launch their new EP, the fantastically titled Death Threats And Cigarettes, at Jimmy’s […]

 

SCENE – DANCE

SKYE & ROSS @ Chevron Festival Gardens

SKYE & ROSS @ Chevron Festival Gardens

with Lilt, Elli Schoen and Benjamin Witt Chevron Festival Gardens, Perth Sunday, February 12, 2017 8/10 Despite a shaky start due […]

 

Volume – Music & Tech

GIGGER Airbnb For Bands

GIGGER Airbnb For Bands

Gigger is a new online booking platform which is set to revolutionise the way venues and bands interact, streamlining communications and […]

 

MUSIC

CD REVIEWS – Music

FOAM Coping Mechanisms

FOAM Coping Mechanisms

FOAM Coping Mechanisms MGM 8/10 FOAM are well known for their heavy, wall of sound grunge music, and debut album Coping […]

 

CD REVIEWS – Scene

LONDON GRAMMAR – Big Picture

LONDON GRAMMAR – Big Picture

Big Picture Dew Process 6/10 London Grammar’s new single Big Picture is the second release from their as yet unnamed, upcoming […]

 

CD REVIEWS – Local

THE MONEY WAR Stars

THE MONEY WAR Stars

The Money War Stars littleBIGMANrecords/EMI 8/10 Like Rainy Day Women before them, indie-rock outfit The Money War are made up of […]

 

LIVE REVIEWS – Music

ARCHIE ROACH @ Chevron Gardens Photo Gallery

ARCHIE ROACH @ Chevron Gardens Photo Gallery

It was a magical night at Chevron Gardens last night for Archie Roach’s Perth Festival performance, made even more magical with […]

 

LIVE REVIEWS – Scene

ARCHIE ROACH @ Chevron Festival Gardens

ARCHIE ROACH @ Chevron Festival Gardens

Archie Roach Chevron Festival Gardens Tuesday, February 14, 2017 8/10 On Tuesday night, Archie Roach sat me down and gave me […]

 

LIVE REVIEWS – Local

Dianas | Pic: Rachael Barrett

DIANAS

Rat Columns/Cold Meat  The Bird Saturday, June 13, 2015 For a few years now, Dianas have been an omnipresent fixture in […]

 

PRODUCT REVIEWS

Snark SN-2 All Instrument Tuner

GEARBOX

SNARK SN-2 ALL INSTRUMENT TUNER  Gaining momentum and popularity in recent years, neck tuners are proving to be a reliable and […]

 

PRODUCT REVIEWS

GEARBOX

GEARBOX

IBANEZ GWS100 POWER PAD WORK STATION The Ibanez GWS100 Power Pad is a portable workstation designed for re-stringing or repairing guitars […]

 

PRODUCT REVIEWS

GEARBOX

GEARBOX

FENDER YNGWIE MALMSTEEN SIGNATURE ACCESSORIES Touring Australia in June, guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen spearheaded the neoclassical guitar movement of the early […]

 

NEWS

RUBY BOOTS Back in Freo

RUBY BOOTS Back in Freo

Last year proved to be a massive year for Ruby Boots, winning the esteemed Australia Council Songwriting Residency and relocating to […]

February 23, 2017 ×

NEWS

WHO WILL LEAD THE NEXT 30-YEARS OF X-PRESS?

WHO WILL LEAD THE NEXT 30-YEARS OF X-PRESS?

SEEKING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST Publisher Joe Cipriani to retire from March 20, 2017          [Close Date 3.3.17] Columbia Press, publishers of […]

February 23, 2017 ×

NEWS

FLICKERFEST 2017 The home of great short film

FLICKERFEST 2017 The home of great short film

FLICKERFEST returns to Camelot Outdoor next week, celebrating 26 years of “the home of great short film”. Australia’s leading Academy Accredited […]

February 22, 2017 ×

NEWS

CLOCKWORK ORANGE Back to the future

CLOCKWORK ORANGE Back to the future

Direct from the shores of Ibiza to the stunning locale of Red Hill Auditorium comes CLOCKWORK ORANGE. Join DJs JEREMY HEALY, SEB FONTAINE and TALL PAUL […]

February 22, 2017 ×

NEWS

SOKO New Video

SOKO New Video

Stephanie Sokolinksi (aka Soko), French singer-songwriter-actress extraordinaire has released the official video to her new track Sweet Sound of Ignorance from […]

February 22, 2017 ×

NEWS

FAIRBRIDGE FESTIVAL Second artist announce

FAIRBRIDGE FESTIVAL Second artist announce

The second batch of celebrated international artists for Fairbridge Festival 2017 is upon us. Now totalling 15, it’s officially the highest […]

February 22, 2017 ×