Category: Music

On my stereo this week: ‘Star City’ by Olympia.

Here in Australia, pop music is going through a new renaissance and in the forefront dominating the scene are an […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Cemetery’ by Missy Higgins.

There are some artists who have difficulty switching between genres or they simply just often choose to stay in a […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Warhol” by Lisa Mitchell.

Lisa Mitchell and her indie pop folk vibe and in particular her soft girly vocals hit an accord with me […]

The Beatles painting Images of a Woman, Tokyo, 1966.

Images of a Woman, also known as The Tokyo Painting is one of those rare Beatles memorabilia pieces that not many […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Words’ by Kate Miller-Heidke.

With her outrageously beautiful voice, together with her flair for witty humour and poignant insight, Kate has drawn comparisons to, […]

The Paul is dead rumour.

I found myself, as I often do, looking over my vinyl collection of Beatles records the other day, in particularly […]

The 10 Best Albums of 2018.

Looking back over the past twelve months I’ve been in an eclectic head space musically speaking. That said, you will […]

The Weather Station’s Tamara Lindeman’s extraordinary short essay on climate change.

A few days ago, fifteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg addressed the U.N. plenary in Katowice, Poland, denouncing global inaction […]

My music highlights of 2018.

What you will notice instantly here is that I have made some notable omissions of some of the most popular […]

Guitar Heroes: Courtney Barnett’s ‘Need A Little Time’.

Courtney Barnett’s refreshingly candid approach to songwriting and playing the guitar makes her an absolute star. Her unique approach to […]