Category: Music

Guitar Heroes: Nancy Wilson’s ‘Crazy On You’ Intro.

Classic rock fans might remember the band Heart as “the first hard-rock band dominated by women”. It’s an audacious remark, […]

On my stereo this week: The Blackheart Orchestra, Tracy Chapman and Echo Del Tusker.

The Blackheart Orchestra – Sebastian. Chrissy Mostyn and Rick Pilkington, the multi-instrumentalist duo from Manchester, who perform as The Blackheart […]

Interview with The Bambi Kills.

In another life, Vanessa and Elly Velinsky, both played in their own respective bands – Vanessa from indie outfit With […]

On my stereo this week: The Bambi Kills, Crowded House and Pearl Jam.

The Bambi Kills – Lust. Discovering new artists across Melbourne’s music scene is somewhat of a pastime. Often I don’t […]

My top 15 favourite female artists of all time. Part One – 15 to 11.

The idea of “Women in Music” was brought up in a conversation I had with a friend last year. She asked […]

On my stereo this week: ‘The Ride’ by Joan As Police Woman.

Joan Wasser began her musical apprenticeship playing piano and violin at a very early age. But in her late teens […]

Review: Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band live at the Forum.

It’s halfway through Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s Forum Melbourne show last Saturday night (October 6th) and I noticed that the crowd […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Nothing Else’ by Angus & Julia Stone.

I have a bit of a soft spot for Angus & Julia Stone. I won’t go on and on about […]

On my stereo this week: Lana Del Rey, Little Rêd & Wang Chung.

Lana Del Rey – Mariners Apartment Complex. When I heard Lana Del Rey had released two new songs a few weeks […]

Guitar Heroes: Ace Frehley’s ‘New York Groove’.

I think it was circa 1980 that I pestered my mum for my first Kiss record. I don’t remember much […]