Day: 6 November 2019

Film Review: Last Christmas wears its tinsel-laced heart on its sleeve with an unashamed abandon

November 6, 2019

As much as Last Christmas is selling itself on the notion that it’s “inspired” by the musical catalogue of the late, great George Michael – or more specifically the Wham! festive classic that this film’s title has lifted as its own – it’s ultimately not as formidable as it wishes to be. That’s certainly not […]

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Track of the Day: Hey Baby! “Love and Drugs” (2019)

November 6, 2019

When Brisbane band Hey Baby! describe themselves as surf rock they’re not kidding – they make waves both as musicians and as avid surfers! Currently teasing their forthcoming second EP, the gang have just dropped latest single “Love and Drugs“, and we’re stoked to be naming it today’s Track of the Day! Drawing comparisons to […]

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Download 2020 welcomes The Black Parade, with headliners My Chemical Romance

November 6, 2019

Emo legends My Chemical Romance damn near broke the internet with their recently announced reunion. And fans Down Under won’t have long to practice their eyeliner, with Download today announcing that the New Jersey band will headline its 2020 festivals, in their only Australian live shows. Alt-metal band Deftones and MCR’s fellow emo/alt icons Jimmy […]

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Supanova Adelaide 2019 Round Up: John Travolta, Deborah Ann Woll, Jason Isaacs and more brought the star power

November 6, 2019

Every year, in November, the Adelaide Showground¬†springs to life with colourful characters when the¬†Supanova¬†Comic Con & Gaming Expo rolls in and offers a chance for Adelaide‚Äôs creative community to come together, show their art or cosplay and meet some of the biggest Film & TV stars out there. Sunday morning began with¬†Julie Benz¬†of¬†Buffy the Vampire […]

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Track of the Day: imbi the girl feat. Genesis Owusu “peaches & scream” (2019)

November 6, 2019

Non-binary neo-soul artist imbi the girl is gearing up to release their new EP, back then, and we’ve got a little taste of what’s to come in today’s Track of the Day, “peaches & scream“. back then will see imbi delve into their past, exploring the childhood experiences that have brought the artist to where […]

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Tia Gostelow & Noah Dillon among acts announced for The New Colossus Festival in NYC 2020

November 6, 2019

Earlier this year we had the pleasure of attending the first ever New Colossus Festival in New York City, a boutique showcase festival sitting in the city’s Lower East side in the days before SXSW. It gives travelling bands from Australia, Canada and around the world the opportunity for an extra showcase on their trip […]

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Gin Palooza, the festival celebrating all things gin, returns to Sydney this November

November 6, 2019

For those of you who are passionate connoisseurs, growing gin-thusiasts or just looking to learn more about the botanical spirit, Gin Palooza is this month’s event worthy of your attendance. After a successful first event earlier this year, the¬†Australian Gin Distillers Association¬†is returning the celebration of gin to Paddington Town Hall from¬†23 to 24 November. […]

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Are Budget Flights in Europe Really That Bad? We fly easyJet from Amsterdam (AMS) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF)

November 6, 2019

Back in September, I flew with the Luton based budget airline easyJet from Amsterdam to Berlin’s budget terminal,¬†Schoenefeld. It’s putting it mildly to say that budget airlines in Europe get a bad rap – but unlike a lot of other places on the planet – I’m looking at you North America – the price difference […]

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Aussies Abroad: Divide and Dissolve embark on massive North American tour as they drop “Prove It”

November 6, 2019

Aussie duo Divide and Dissolve¬†(Takiaya Reed & Sylvie Nehill) have been making impressive moves overseas, and tomorrow they’re set to embark on an absolutely massive tour of North America – as well as throw in a couple of support slots with¬†Unknown Mortal Orchestra. The shows come as the “Ambient drone duo” release the first single […]

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