Category: Music

The lasting legacy of Fiona Apple.

Marking the end of 2016, Fiona Apple performed an impassioned version of her Anti-Trump Christmas parody “Trump’s Nuts Roast on an Open Fire”, […]

The 10 Best Albums of 2017.

To curate my top 10 best albums, I combed through a sizable list of records from an almost obsessive compulsion […]

It’s All About The Bass: Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament.

A Bassist’s importance in a band is on occasions overlooked by music enthusiasts in favour of lead guitarists and drummers. […]

Greenlight on Lorde’s Melbourne show.

A turbulent weekend of storms and lightning threatened to drench and dampen Lorde’s final show of the Australian leg of […]

Baring her soul and music to the world: Interview with folk singer songwriter Anna Tivel.

From the outset, Portland-based Anna Tivel has been a singer songwriter with an explicit goal of telling her captive audience […]

Cut Above The Rest: Interview with classical pianist Anna Fedorova.

Whether it is the thrill of rock n roll or the magical overtures of the great composers, I couldn’t imagine […]

Interview with Jazz Bassist Linda May Han Oh

Born in Malaysia and raised in Perth, Western Australia, as a teen Linda May Han Oh discovered the upright bass. […]

Review: Pearl Jam’s ‘Let’s Play Two’.

Incredibly this year Pearl Jam have been in the news quite a bit thanks to their Rock And Roll Hall […]

‘O’ is for Olympia: The Rise of Olivia Bartley.

For an artist like Olympia with a relatively young career, she seems to have very quickly asserted herself with poise […]

It’s All About The Bass: Melissa Auf der Maur.

A Bassist’s importance in a band is on occasions overlooked by music enthusiasts in favour of lead guitarists and drummers. […]