All posts by Robert Horvat

Robert Horvat is a Melbourne based blogger. He believes that the world is round and that art is one of our most important treasures. He has seen far too many classic films and believes coffee runs through his veins. As a student of history, he favours ancient and medieval history. Music pretty much rules his life and inspires his moods. Favourite artists include The Beatles, Pearl Jam, Garbage and Lana Del Rey.

Songs about overcoming adversity: ‘Goodnight, Mr. Moon’ by Karolina Rose.

Last month New York-based Karolina Rose hit an instant accord with fans of electronica and synth pop with her EP, […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Otherside’ by Red Hot Chili Peppers.

What could I possibly say about multiple Grammy Award-winning band the Red Hot Chili Peppers that hasn’t already been said? […]

Today in History: Adolf Hitler’s Trial for the Beer Hall Putsch begins.

The history books tell us that on November 9th 1923, Hitler marched on Munich at the head of a 3,000 […]

Interview: Karolina Rose and her game-changing move.

Karolina Rose, a former Philadelphia native, was born and raised to Polish parents, who like most European immigrants (and I […]

An exclusive track by track rundown of Echoes and Silence with Roses & Cigarettes

Roses and Cigarettes are back in a big way in 2019 with the release of their sophomore album Echoes and […]

Classic albums: The Beatles – ‘A Hard Day’s Night.’

There has been so much written over the past five decades about The Beatles music that I’m afraid I’m probably […]

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 […]

Songs about overcoming adversity: ‘To Be Brave’ by Bryde.

The rapid rise of Sarah Howell’s indie solo project Bryde can be put down to a lot of hard work, […]

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. […]