On my stereo this week: ‘Hail Mary’ by Skating Polly.

In truth, I didn’t know where I was going to head with this week’s instalment. I was actually torn between […]

The second coming of Roses & Cigarettes.

How we react in the face of adversity says a lot about us as people. Unfortunately, some people barely hold […]

There’s something about Meg Mac.

It’s been a while since we last featured former Triple J’s Unearthed Artist of the Year, Australia’s Meg Mac here. […]

On my stereo this week: Hurray For The Riff Raff, The Beatles & Harry Styles.

Hurray For The Riff Raff – Hungry Ghost. Hungry Ghost is a song that almost comes out of left field on […]

Julie Byrne – ‘Not Even Happiness’ album review.

Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness (Basin Rock). I stumbled across almost by accident a couple years ago the album […]

On my stereo this week: ‘The Sky Is A Neighborhood’ by Foo Fighters.

Almost a year and a half ago I wrote that the Foo Fighters had challenged me to reconsider my praise […]

Lifting the bar higher, effortlessly with ‘Zero Gravity’.

My readers might recall I recently featured Kate Miller-Heidke here a few weeks ago. You might also remember I was […]

A selected film-by-film history of Warner Bros. Pictures: White Heat (1949)

The heyday of gangster movies in the 1930s brought the best out of all the studios big stars and the […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Never Comin Down’ by Keith Urban.

I really enjoy the fact that Keith Urban stays true to his strengths, yet happy enough to push genre lines […]

A selected film-by-film history of Warner Bros. Pictures: The Big Sleep (1946).

Howard Hawks The Big Sleep is one of the greatest noir films ever made. It came at a time in film […]