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Monument, 2018

9.0 / 10

The last few years have seen a good amount of great German hip-hop albums, however, now there is Monument. Kollegah’s previous emissions are outstanding, but the way he bookended the ...

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Jesse Fink

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

7.5 / 10
Book Review

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 ...

Daniel Miller and Terry Burrows - Mute: A visual document from 1978 – tomorrow album cover

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”) ...

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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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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 ...

Audio = ground zero

Music Audio = ground zero

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 1:14 p.m.

Audio = ground zero First instalment - Sonos. Unfamiliar with Sonos yet you enjoy listening to music? Shame on you. They make speakers. They also make smart speakers. You know, “smart” as ...

Musings on the need to be ...

Regular Columns Musings on the need to be ...

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 12:02 p.m.
era vulgaris

Afterimages Wreckages of the pastEternally damned to repeat it.Exploded views incinerated by the electricity of truthPierced by the arrow of time keeping everything from happening at onceWhile the tombstone ...

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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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Mandatory Attendance World Tour

Tours Mandatory Attendance World Tour

Posted Oct. 13, 2019, 9:35 a.m.

A tour with “mandatory” in its title. No really. Tim and Eric, AKA creators of Adult Swim’s best shows (Tom Goes to the Mayor, Tim & Eric’s Bedtime Stories ...

Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim Tour Dates:
Wed. Jan. 15 - Sydney, AU @ Enmore TheatreThu. Jan. 16 - Brisbane, AU @ The TivoliSat. Jan. 18 - Perth, AU @ Astor TheatreMon. Jan. 20 - Adelaide, AU @ The GovTue. Jan. 21 - Melbourne, AU @ Hamer HallMon. Jan. 27 - San Diego, CA @ Balboa TheatreTue. Jan. 28 - Phoenix, AZ @ Orpheum TheatreThu. Jan. 30 - Dallas, TX @ Majestic TheatreFri. Jan. 31 - Austin, TX @ ACL Live at the Moody TheaterSat. Feb. 1 - Houston, TX @ Cullen Performance HallMon. Feb. 3 - New Orleans, LA @ The Joy TheaterTue. Feb. 4 - Atlanta, GA @ TabernacleWed. Feb. 5 - Nashville, TN @ War Memorial AuditoriumFri. Feb. 7 - Durham, NC @ Carolina TheatreSat. Feb. 8 - Washington, DC @ Lincoln TheatreMon. Feb. 10 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Met PhiladelphiaTue. Feb. 11 - Brooklyn, NY @ Kings TheatreThu. Feb. 13 - Boston, MA @ Orpheum TheatreFri. Feb. 14 - Albany, NY @ The EggSat. Feb. 15 - Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music HallMon. Feb. 17 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Carnegie Music Hall of OaklandTue. Feb. 18 - Cleveland, OH @ Agora TheatreWed. Feb. 19 - Detroit, MI @ The Masonic - Jack White TheaterThu. Feb. 20 - Indianapolis, IN @ Clowes Memorial HallFri. Feb. 21 - Columbus, OH @ Express LiveSat. Feb. 22 - Chicago, IL @ Chicago TheatreSun. Feb. 23 - Madison, WI @ Orpheum TheaterTue. Feb. 25 - Minneapolis, MN @ State TheaterFri. Feb. 28 - Seattle, WA @ Moore TheatreSat. Feb. 29 - Vancouver, BC @ Vogue TheatreMon. March 2 - Portland, OR @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert HallWed. March 4 - San Francisco, CA @ The WarfieldFri. March 6 - Los Angeles, CA @ Theatre at Ace HotelSat. March 7 - Los Angeles, CA @ Theatre at Ace Hotel

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Water of Life – Rest and Be Thankful

Posted Jan. 20, 2020, 12:47 p.m. by T

Water of Life – Rest and Be Thankful   So far we have our focus mainly set on covering distilleries, which makes sense as they make the spirit. However, given ...

Tim and Eric @ Enmore Theatre

Posted Jan. 19, 2020, 9:24 a.m. by T

Tim and Eric Enmore Theatre Sydney, Australia January 15, 2020 For the uninitiated, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, “Tim & Eric” is a comedy duo that has garnered a cult ...

Life – The Show

Posted Jan. 18, 2020, 8:56 a.m. by T

Life – The Show Spiegeltent Sydney, Australia January 9, 2020 Given that the creative entity that is Strut & Fret is known for assembling superbly talented performers for their productions ...

Mclusky @ Oxford Art Factory

Posted Jan. 16, 2020, 10:11 p.m. by T

Mclusky Oxford Art Factory Sydney, Australia January 12, 2020   Mclusky…rings a bell, huh? I remembered that they were one of the better bands in the 1990s that emerged out ...

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