Friday, April 24 2015
Instead of a potent post-war drama, first time director Russell Crowe gives us a jumbled, often incoherent attempt at an epic.
Thursday, April 9 2015
The first album from one-time Go-Between Peter Milton Walsh plus attendant early material, spanning 1979-85. Moody and impressive. But loveable?
On these reissues of Kylie Minogue's first four records, the singer starts to figure out who she is, no matter how little her producers/hit-making assembly lines seemed to care.
Wednesday, April 8 2015
Watch a stripped-down performance of "Blue Skies", a reflective number by the Australian pop singer Lenka, taken from this year's South by Southwest music festival.
First volume of the Go-Betweens' box set series: four LPs, four CDs, with re-issued albums, rarities and a live concert – a completist’s reverie.
Friday, March 13 2015
A Place to Call Home is a period piece in the best sense in that it embraces its time period completely, all the while showcasing universal themes.
Monday, October 27 2014
Take an advanced look at the recording process behind the funky forthcoming album by the Australian soul outfit Emma Donovan & The PutBacks.
Friday, October 4 2013
Australian singer-songwriter Paul Conrad constructs a full sound drawing from indie and classic rock, topped with a Thom Yorke-esque voice.
Thursday, September 12 2013
More than a decade since attending her show, the not so behind-the-scenes tactics of day time talk still linger.
Thursday, August 22 2013
Australian trio Lace Curtain's debut 12" for Mexican Summer, Falling/Running, incorporates a wide range of influences from electronic music, spanning '80s synth pop and contemporary groups such as Light Asylum.