Day: 3 October 2013

Eating with the AU: Janus Italian at Westfield Sydney

October 3, 2013

Since the Centrepoint Tower’s shopping centre remodeled and re-opened its doors a few years ago as Westfield Sydney, the emphasis on quality food has been as much a priority as the hosting of the hottest international clothing brands. Their food court is widely regarded as the best in Sydney – with upmarket restaurants providing many […]

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the AU interview: Danny Harley aka The Kite String Tangle (Brisbane)

October 3, 2013

Danny Harley is making some pretty special music under the moniker of The Kite String Tangle, this much is true. We sent him some questions about the musical fields he’s dabbling in currently, how he got into electronic sounds and what we can be expecting from him as he prepares for a November tour! Tell […]

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Opinion: What does the future hold for festivals in Australia?

October 3, 2013

With the recent cancellation of the second date of Big Day Out, we’re once again shown that even the most ambitious of festival promoters are having to… well, reconsider their ambitions. It’s more than safe to say that Big Day Out isn’t going anywhere, especially with the management shuffle, but what of the rest? Summadayze […]

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the AU interview: Nicky Bomba of the Melbourne Ska Orchestra (Melbourne)

October 3, 2013

Over the years I’ve had the opportunity to catch up with the amazing Nicky Bomba under several guises. From his solo material, to his work with John Butler and now the 26-piece Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Nicky has been a very busy man in the Australian music industry. Focusing much of his attention at the moment […]

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TV Review: Parks and Recreation – Season 6 Episode 1 “London” (USA, 2013)

October 3, 2013

Dear Parks and Recreation, I don’t think you quite realise how much I’ve missed you.   I’ve missed you more than Tom Haverford misses 90s RnB!  More than Ron Swanson misses the days when the government didn’t exist [despite not being alive then].  More than Andy is going to miss Champion, now that he’s hanging out […]

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The Iris News Weekly: 3rd October 2013

October 3, 2013

In this issue: Box office news for We’re the Millers, a new release from Madman, Metallica at Imax, lineups announced for Austin Film Festival and Greek Film Festival, callouts for entries from Edge and Studio, watch Pandora’s Promise to meet Robert Stone, plus much more… The Greek Film Festival is coming to town The Delphi […]

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