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Julia Michaels

In regards to music, the most powerful element is always the lyrics. When a song has a strong emotional story underpinning the melodies and rhythms it can connect on a deeper level than perhaps any other entertainment medium. Nobody understands this line of thinking more than acclaimed songwriter turned performer, Julia Michaels. When Michaels first […]

Jay Pharoah

On his debut Australian tour, Saturday Night Live alumni, stand-up comedian, actor, rapper and impressionist Jay Pharoah will be heading to Sydney’s Factory Theatre as part of the Sydney Comedy Festival. Bringing his brand new show with him, Jay Pharoah’s stand-up performances are set to take the comedy festival by storm. After six huge seasons as […]

Technological Ticket Terror

“During the recent Justin Bieber tour we had a whole family travel from New Zealand to Sydney who couldn’t get access to the sold out event because they had purchased fake tickets. To hear the story of a family standing there with their kids in tears and suffering the embarrassment of being turned away at […]

Why we need to stop complaining about the ice bucket challenge

The ice bucket challenge has attracted harsh criticism from all corners. It has been accused of stupidity, vanity, and even moral depravity. It’s critics to date have included WIN news reporter Lincoln Humphries, Oxford philosopher William MacAskill and LA Times column Michael Hiltzik. Mr Humphries refused to take the challenge when nominated, and instead challenged […]

NAKED CITY: CRISWELL PREDICTS FOR 2014!

  In March of 1963 the American psychic Jeron Criswell King, better known as the ‘Amazing Criswell’, appeared on the Jack Paar TV program and predicted that John F. Kennedy would not run for re-election in 1964 because something was going to happen to him in November 1963. We should also point out that he […]