Category: Music

In-depth fan review: Veruca Salt live in Melbourne.

Back in the mid ‘90’s, Veruca Salt was one of the hottest acts. Two headstrong young women, Louise Post and […]

“Music can travel, music has no borders”: Interview with Michal Elia Kamal of Light in Babylon.

It’s probably safe to say Turkey’s culture has its roots in Istanbul. And if you’re looking for world music to […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Shutterbug’ by Veruca Salt.

Veruca Salt has been on my mind of late, especially because I am seeing them play live in Melbourne next […]

Review: David Duchovny live in Melbourne.

David Duchovny is a man of many talents. For most of my life I have known him as agent Fox […]

5 Florence + the Machine tracks you must listen to.

In another life, the stunningly beautiful Florence + the Machine frontwoman, Florence Welch used to drink heavily, especially before she […]

Remembering Dolores O’Riordan and the songs that helped define her musical legacy.

Music fans and contemporaries were saddened and shocked to hear that Dolores O’Riordan, who found fame as the frontwoman of […]

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 […]