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Ronen Givony

Not for You: Pearl Jam and the Present Tense, 2020

7.0 / 10

Almost three decades after Pearl Jam’s career-changing album Ten catapulted them from an independent act with a knack for channelling their alchemy in fusing their angst and alienation with a ...

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Lenny Kravitz

Let Love Rule, 2020

7.0 / 10
Book Review

Sometimes one thinks you got what an artist is about, even if his oeuvre only was only on the periphery of your radar, then upon further inspection and stripping away ...

Sakevi Yokoyama - Oppressive liberation spirit Volume 1 album cover

Sakevi Yokoyama

Oppressive liberation spirit Volume 1, 2020

9.0 / 10
Book Review

An essay I penned a couple of years ago will help to set the scene to describe the influence Sakevi Yokoyama and G.I.S.M. had on me as a juvenile delinquent.In essence, ...

Einstürzende Neubauten - Alles in Allem album cover

Einstürzende Neubauten

Alles in Allem, 2020

8.0 / 10

It’s a fairly long story as to the exact circumstance, but a couple of years ago on a rainy winter day in Tasmania I found myself as the only passenger ...

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Rome

Interviews Rome

Posted Nov. 14, 2020, 7:44 a.m.

Luxembourg has always been a country that has tried to reinvent its own future, not unlike Rome, a sovereign act that is based in the landlocked country which has not ...

Laibach

Interviews Laibach

Posted Jan. 27, 2020, 3:11 p.m.

Prior to Laibach's incarnation on terra australis, which saw them performing their idiosyncratic take on The Sound of Music, we had the chance to catch up with bandleader and ...

Dark Mofo Festival 2019

Music Dark Mofo Festival 2019

Posted July 2, 2019, 3:52 p.m.

In its seventh year, it should by now be firmly established that the annual Dark Mofo Festival is hard to rival when it comes to pushing the envelope in every ...

Hip-Hop vs Punk

Regular Columns Hip-Hop vs Punk

Posted May 26, 2019, 11:58 a.m.
era vulgaris

Hmmm, anti-authoritarian views and addressing social concerns and issues related to the government and public affairs? Tick! DIY ethic? Tick! Attire that deliberately deviates from society’s norms? Tick! Rebellion ...

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G n' R coming to Australia 2021

Tours G n' R coming to Australia 2021

Posted Nov. 24, 2020, 7:53 p.m.

Welcome back to the jungle, baby! Incarnating with their classic line-up of Slash, Duff McKagan and Axl Rose first on the Gold Coast, Guns N’ Roses will descend on terra ...

Tour Dates:
Saturday 6 November: Metricon Stadium, Gold Coast
Tuesday 9 November: Adelaide Oval
Thursday 11 November: Melbourne Cricket Ground
Sunday 14 November: ANZ Stadium, Sydney
Tuesday 16 November: Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Wednesday 24 November: Optus Stadium, Perth
Tickets on sale from Thursday 26 November 2020.  

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Fire Fight Australia fundraising festival

Music News Fire Fight Australia fundraising festival

Posted Jan. 16, 2020, 10:22 p.m.

Australia is burning and ravaged by blazing bushfires that have left more than a billion animals killed and around eleven million hectares of bushland scorched in its wake. To provide ...

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Tours Terror and Malevolence in Australia

Posted Jan. 7, 2020, 8:05 a.m.

Despite coverage constantly touring, it has been quite a while since the never not stage diving inducing energetic hardcore force of nature that is Terror has held court in the ...

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IRON MAIDEN to incarnate on terra australis in 2020

Tours IRON MAIDEN to incarnate on terra australis in 2020

Posted Nov. 10, 2019, 12:36 p.m.

With what is touted to be their biggest production to date - which is quite something if you are familiar with the spectacle that is an Iron Maiden show -- Iron Maiden ...

The Iron Maiden Legacy of the Beast tour dates are: Friday 1st May - Perth - RAC ArenaSunday 3rd May - Adelaide - Entertainment CentreTuesday 5th May - Brisbane - Entertainment CentreThursday 7th May - Sydney - Qudos Bank ArenaSaturday 9th May - Melbourne - Rod Laver ArenaMonday 11th May - Melbourne - Rod Laver Arena
Updated Nov. 18 with an additional show (May 9).

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Thus Let Us Drink Beer – Green Beacon

Posted Dec. 1, 2020, 8:11 p.m. by T

Thus Let Us Drink Beer – Green Beacon   I vividly remember the first time I came across the hoppy emissions of Green Beacon: It was at Sydney’s Wild Rover ...

Timepieces and Underground Cultures

Posted Nov. 28, 2020, 7:18 p.m. by T

High Adventures in the Great Outdoors Timepieces and Underground Cultures   Despite many youth cultures and specifically those rooted in underground scenes having their idiosyncratic “uniform”, there are very few ...

Tate: Project Print book review

Posted Nov. 27, 2020, 11:04 a.m. by T

Tate: Project Print: 30 projects to spark your creativity Ilex Press   Printing in all shapes and forms has been an integral part of DIY culture from the get go ...

Water of Life - Hine Cognac

Posted Nov. 24, 2020, 8:35 p.m. by T

Water of Life - Hine Cognac   Similar to Champagne, Cognac is a region in the South Western part of France and the specific type of brandy going under the ...

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