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Jesse Fink - Bon: The Last Highway: The Untold Story of Bon Scott and AC/DC's Back in Black album cover

Jesse Fink

Bon: The Last Highway: The Untold Story of Bon Scott and AC/DC's Back in Black, 2017

7.5 / 10
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Ronald Belford “Bon” Scott.Lyrics, the personality and presence – it is not merely because of his vocal range and the band he headed that he is considered to be one ...

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Daniel Miller and Terry Burrows

Mute: A visual document from 1978 – tomorrow, 2017

9.0 / 10
Book Review

For the uninitiated, and if you are, you might want to look at changing that immediately – shame on you: Mute Records (commonly known, referred to and stylized as “mute”) ...

NOFX - NOFX: The Hepatitis Bathtub and Other Stories album cover

NOFX

NOFX: The Hepatitis Bathtub and Other Stories, 2017

8.0 / 10
Book Review

NOFX: The Hepatitis Bathtub and Other Stories is a comprehensive autobiography from one of the world’s most prominent punk bands that worked its way up. New aficionados as well as die-hard ...

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Mark Lanegan

I Am the Wolf, 2017

8.0 / 10
Book Review

I came late to the party when it comes to Mark Lanegan and his career. It was him opening for Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds in 2013 and I ...

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Dark Mofo Festival 2018

Music Dark Mofo Festival 2018

Posted July 2, 2018, 3:44 p.m.

Hobart, Tasmania Australia Dark Mofo is unlike any other festival on this earthround. Never merely l’art pour l’art. Dark. Weird. Sexy. Transcendent. Joyous. Provocative. Unapologetic. Curious. Challenging. Surprising ...

Review: Iron & Wine (Sydney Opera House)

Music Review: Iron & Wine (Sydney Opera House)

Posted May 29, 2018, 12:22 p.m.

Alright. Full disclosure: While the moniker Iron & Wine blipped here and there on my radar and your humble narrator thinking that it would not be the worst name for a ...

MONA FOMA Festival 2018

Music MONA FOMA Festival 2018

Posted Feb. 6, 2018, 4 p.m.

19-21 January 2018 Hobart, Tasmania – Australia Nine is fabled to be the number of completion and fulfillment. After nine incarnations in Hobart and not only adding spark but providing much ...

Guest Column: T (Vegas) - Portable Loudspeakers

Regular Columns Guest Column: T (Vegas) - Portable Loudspeakers

Posted Nov. 23, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
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As the good ole shock jock Plato so eloquently put it, music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue. Loudspeakers are instrumental ...

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Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley in Australia

Tours Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley in Australia

Posted Aug. 6, 2018, 5:44 p.m.

After postponing his first ever Australian solo tour, Maestro Simmons a.k.a. the long tongued 4-string demon of the legendary KISS, will incarnate down under in August and September ...

Tuesday, 28 August 2018, Entertainment Centre Theatre, Adelaide.
Thursday, 30 August 2018, Festival Hall, Melbourne.
Friday, 31 August 2018, The Enmore Theatre, Sydney.
Saturday, 1 September 2018, Tivoli Theatre, Brisbane.

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Bruce Dickinson Australian Tour 2018

Tours Bruce Dickinson Australian Tour 2018

Posted Aug. 5, 2018, 10:01 a.m.

If Andrew W.K.’s empowering message is not inspiring enough to become a more ambitious being that is trying to escape the confines of fate, the following gentleman and ...

BRUCE DICKINSON | 2018 TOUR DATES
SYDNEY: Thursday 18th October – Enmore Theatre (All Ages) 
MELBOURNE: Friday 19th October – Palais Theatre (All Ages) 
CANBERRA: Sunday 21st October – Llewellyn Hall (All Ages) 
NEWCASTLE: Tuesday 23rd October – Civic Theatre (All Ages)
BRISBANE: Wednesday 24th October – Eatons Hill Hotel (All Ages) 

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Andrew WK Australian Tour 2018

Tours Andrew WK Australian Tour 2018

Posted Aug. 5, 2018, 9:42 a.m.

It is official: The riddle hidden inside an enigma, i.e. Andrew W.K., will hit the shores of Australia to incarnate with the one-man fireworks that embodies in an ...

Tour dates::
SATURDAY 25 AUGUST – CORNER HOTEL, MELBOURNE 18+
SUNDAY 26 AUGUST – MANNING BAR, SYDNEY 18+

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Come Together Recharged 2018

Shows Come Together Recharged 2018

Posted May 12, 2018, 10:07 a.m.

Come Together returns on Queen Elizabeth’s long weekend to Big Top Sydney at Luna Park. Sydney Festival Come Together returns in 2018 on June 10 featuring, Spiderbait, The Superjesus ...

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Rembrandt's Roughness by Nicola Suthor

Posted Aug. 19, 2018, 11:09 a.m. by T

Rembrandt's Roughness Nicola Suthor Princeton University Press   Ah, roughness. It was not only Benoit Mandelbrot who discovered that there is at least some roughness everywhere. Now, focussing merely on ...

High Adventures in the Great Outdoors - Part 4

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 3:16 p.m. by T

High Adventures in the Great Outdoors Performance Enhancing Gear, Digestive Health and Moisturisation Alight, are you firmly in touch with your feminine side? Gird your loins, alpha males – this ...

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Political Writings

Posted Aug. 17, 2018, 7:54 p.m. by T

Jean-Jacques Rousseau Fundamental Political Writings Broadview Press   A philosopher – both in the realms of politics as well as morality and psychology. The influence Rousseau has exerted cannot possibly ...

Spirit of the Wild - Wild Turkey Pop-up

Posted Aug. 16, 2018, 8:18 p.m. by T

Spirit of the Wild - Wild Turkey Pop-up Sydney, Australia There are pop-ups abound. There is hardly a multi-national brand that has not at least dabbled in providing an experience ...

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