Category: Music

Archie Roach: The man who helped open our eyes to the plight of Indigenous Australians through song.

For most Australians, the first time they had heard of the name Archie Roach, can be traced back to the […]

Songs about overcoming adversity: ‘Harden My Heart’ by Quarterflash.

Some of the best songs embody a real sense of nostalgia and often find a permanent place in our hearts […]

Overcoming a lack of confidence in oneself is something that Ali Barter could probably give us a short life lesson on.

Ali Barter’s debut album A Suitable Girl was one of 2017’s standout records, which most music critics and enthusiasts here […]

On my stereo this week: The Blackheart Orchestra, Beck & Thunderpussy.

The Blackheart Orchestra – ‘Violet’. After almost two years of writing and recording, Manchester progressive pop duo, Chrissy Mostyn and […]

On my stereo this week: Karolina Rose, Kim Gordon and Big Thief.

Karolina Rose – ‘Greytopia’. The idea of living in a perfect world somehow just seems too far-fetched. But I guess […]

Songs about overcoming adversity: ‘Temporary Madness’ by SLO.

UK singer-songwriter Jess Mills aka SLO started her Solace project a few years ago, but before she was able to finish it, […]

On my stereo this week: Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Purple Pilgrims & Angel Olsen.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – ‘Ghosteen’. Nick Cave has been on my radar on and off for years. […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Seventeen’ by Sharon Van Etten.

I get excited when musicians branch out into a different musical genres or styles. Of course, sometimes it can be […]

On my stereo this week: The new Bethlehem Steel track ‘Govt Cheese’.

Last weekend I didn’t have the time to properly immerse myself in New York band Bethlehem Steel’s new self-titled album. […]

On my stereo this week: Emeli Sande, Charli XCX & Joseph.

Emeli Sande – ‘Shine’. Singer sonwriter Emeli Sande is a breath of fresh air this week with the release of […]