Classic movie of the week: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953).

In 1984, Madonna was the hottest female music artist around, with her hit singles Like A Virgin and Material Girl […]

New Music Friday | Check out the best new albums released June 14.

Bruce Springsteen’s 19th album – Western Stars – his first studio release since 2014 is a sound investment for anyone […]

Interview: Anna Tivel talks about her stunning new album The Question.

Portland-based Anna Tivel just might be the most honest musician I have come across in recent years. Her gentle acoustic […]

Cinemas Greatest Scenes: The Seven Year Itch and that famous subway grate scene.

The notion of a husband cheating on his wife was considered a completely unacceptable action onscreen during the 1950’s. It […]

Niagara (1953): Revisiting the film noir classic starring Marilyn Monroe.

Of all of Marilyn Monroe’s most important early roles, it’s Asphalt Jungle which I would dearly love to talk about in […]

A selected film-by-film history of Warner Bros. Pictures: Strangers On A Train (1951)

At the end of his illustrious career, Alfred Hitchcock, had directed over 50 feature films. It’s truly an astonishing achievement […]

New Music Friday | Check out the best new albums released May 31.

Jimmy Barnes new album My Criminal Record is a triumphant return to form for the 63-year-old veteran. It contains a […]

Interview with indie rock outfit Little May.

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, your first port of call should always be what’s going on […]

On my stereo this week: ‘This is America’ by Childish Gambino.

Whether you are familiar with Donald Glover thanks to his music endeavours or his foray into film, and I’m specifically […]

Guitar Heroes: No bells and whistles here, just Kimbra and her guitar.

Kimbra is hard to forget, probably because like most of us, we all truly discovered her via her collaboration with […]