Live Review: The Jungle Giants @ Fortitude Music Hall

The line-up for tonight’s gig has some patrons scratching their heads with many, including this reviewer, unfamiliar with the opening and support acts. In particular the supporting slot from Adi Toohey. If you aren’t familiar with Toohey, here’s what you need to know: she’s one of the most prominent DJs in Sydney’s club scenes, has […]

Live Review: Sampa The Great, Jesswar @ Woolly Mammoth

Local MC Jesswar gets the room geared up as the first of tonight’s two forceful displays of rap prowess. A good number of bumpin’ hip hop heads are seen showing their support on the dancefloor as she raps through a solid set with a commanding attitude. Just three weeks on from treating her Brisbane fans […]

Live Review: Yours & Owls @ Stuart Park

Another October long weekend means another Yours & Owls Festival! Every year these guys work tirelessly to ensure there’s something for everyone to enjoy, and every year they deliver – special shout out to the Das Schmelthaus stage, which was essentially a mini bush-doof going on in the far corner of Stuart Park. The early […]

Live Review: TORA – Can’t Buy The Mood Album Tour @ The Northern Byron Bay 27/09/19

Live Review: OneRepublic, Thandi Phoenix @ The Forum

“The crowd lose themselves in the moment and Tedder joins them in the mosh pit.”OneRepublic The Forum is packed for tonight’s sold-out show and fans are still queuing up around the block waiting to get in as Thandi Phoenix kicks off. Her infectious, upbeat energy gets us moving as she delivers a confident and dynamic […]

Live Review: Kamasi Washington @ Sydney Opera House

The opportunity to watch a full-blown jazz show at Australia’s greatest venue brought out music lovers, young and old, keen to immerse themselves in an ocean of sound at the Sydney Opera House last night. Kamasi Washington has made modern jazz music accessible while not only maintaining the aesthetic of the craft but enhancing it. […]

Lime Cordiale, Approachable Members of Your Local Community, Teenage Dads @ Astor Theatre

Teenage Dads took the red-carpeted stage at Perth’s Astor Theatre with some serious geeky dad energy. The band wooed the crowd and encouraged us to sway our hips along to psychedelic ’70s melodies and beachy guitar, complemented by vocals reminiscent of The Strokes. We had to remind ourselves we weren’t watching a ’70s prom band […]

L-FRESH The LION, Dexter Seamus, Nicole Tania @ Grace Darling Hotel

With the eager revellers making their way upstairs to the Grace Darling bandroom, DJ Nicole Tania is already spinning a heady mix of old-school throwbacks and ’00s rap favourites. Returning to the decks for the interlude between acts, Tania threads a perfect line of hip hop tunes throughout the evening. Next up is up-and-coming local producer Dexter Seamus, […]