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Paul Stanhope: A New Requiem

After over 20 years award-winning composer and former Sydney Chamber Choir Music Director Paul Stanhope is set to unveil his latest work, a requiem dedicated to Richard Gill and Russell Mills. Creating such a large, momentous and important piece has certainly been a passion of love for Stanhope, and one which he has taken great […]

Chase Atlantic – Beauty In Death

Australian-born trio Chase Atlantic deliver their third album, Beauty In Death, from the glitz and glam of Los Angeles. With this new record the trio once again blur the lines between pop, R&B, trap and alt-rock. Beauty In Death represents the groups first outing on their new label, Fearless Records, which is incredibly apt as […]

Sydney Theatre Company Granted ‘100% Capacity’ Exemption

Sydney Theatre Company venues have been granted an exemption which allows them to return to 100% capacity by NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard. The news comes almost exactly one year after the industry was forced to shutter all performance spaces die to COVID-19. The exemption comes into effect just in time for the current season […]

Midnight Drags – Bad Business

Melbourne rocker Midnight Drags is set to drop their latest album, Bad Business, tomorrow and it is overflowing personality and rock goodness. Bad Business is far from that as it delivers classic rock elements fused with glam-rock, and pop-rock all with a modern twist. For fans of bands such as Cheap Trick, Catfish And The […]

The Smith Street Band

With all of the restrictions that have been imposed on live music performance we as the general public have had to come to terms with the changes, but we are not alone. The bands and artists that are performing during this period are also coming to terms with what this means for the atmosphere and […]

Boss Level

A time looping action flick which takes inspiration from the likes of Groundhog Day, Happy Death Day, Palm Springs & various video games. Boss Level follows Roy Pulver (Frank Grillo), a retired special forces soldier who must survive through the day as a series of assassins attempt to murder him & prevent him from saving […]

Hillary Geddes

Over the last few years the concept of slow TV has become quite the phenomenon, in large part thanks to SBS and their multi-hour long rail journey productions. In March this concept takes a new twist thanks to jazz guitarist Hillary Geddes and SIMA. On March 11 Geddes and her quartet will be performing improvised […]

Ruby’s Summer Socials

Over the course of the last 12 months the live entertainment industry has had to rapidly evolve and innovate in order to find a means to simply be able to perform. One area in particular which has shown promise is with outdoor performance spaces, and Sydney now has a new one to utilise. For this […]

Boysclub

Music has always, and will continue, to have a message behind it. Whether that message is politically or emotionally charged or is simply a message of enjoyment it all comes down to the lived experiences of those musicians creating it. For all-female punk rockers Boysclub their message came from years of experiencing the 'boysclub' that […]

Luca Brasi – Everything Is Tenuous

Luca Brasi fans can rejoice as the band returns with their fifth album, Everything Is Tenuous. Spurred on by friends amidst the height of the COVID lockdown the band have returned with a renewed vigour and creative spark with this new album. Once again the band deliver a pop-punk/pop-rock showcase filled with beautiful melodies and […]