Live Review: Boy & Bear + Art Of Sleeping + Montaigne – Festival Hall, Melbourne (23.01.16)
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Live Review: Boy & Bear + Art Of Sleeping + Montaigne – Festival Hall, Melbourne (23.01.16)

I first watched Boy & Bear at the tiny East Brunswick Club in 2010 on a beautifully adorned seaside-themed stage so I was apprehensive to see them on a much larger, theme-less stage six years on. I wondered if Festival Hall might swallow them up. Unlike most support acts who carry a sense of restriction … Continue reading

Live Review: Foals + Django Django – Festival Hall, Melbourne (07.01.16)
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Live Review: Foals + Django Django – Festival Hall, Melbourne (07.01.16)

In the midst of recording a debut album and touring overseas alongside Chvrches, Mansionair added to their rapidly growing repertoire by opening for Foals. Jack Froggatt’s vocals exquisitely dominated the venue. Along with current release ‘Speak Easy’, the trio showcased a collection of new songs and a beautiful down-tempo rendition of ‘Seasons’ by Future Islands … Continue reading

Live Review: Father John Misty + Cameron Avery – Forum Theatre, Melbourne (09.12.15)
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Live Review: Father John Misty + Cameron Avery – Forum Theatre, Melbourne (09.12.15)

On December 9th, Father John Misty took to the stage for the first of two Melbourne pre-Meredith-Festival shows beneath the starry ceiling of The Forum Theatre. Cameron Avery, known for his input with The Growl, Tame Impala and Pond, performed as a solo artist, interlacing his multi-instrumental talents with pleasant folk-bluesy vocals. Father John Misty, … Continue reading

Live Review: APES + Destrends + Dark Fair – Workers Club, Melbourne (05.12.15)
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Live Review: APES + Destrends + Dark Fair – Workers Club, Melbourne (05.12.15)

  Only weeks after supporting The Darkness on their national tour, APES were headlining a tour of their own, playing a winning show on Saturday the 5th of December at Melbourne’s Worker’s Club. Dark Fair had the tough task of playing as the doors were opening. The two-piece charged on with a strong collection of … Continue reading

Live Review: Naturally 7 – Hamer Hall, Melbourne (04.09.15)
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Live Review: Naturally 7 – Hamer Hall, Melbourne (04.09.15)

Naturally 7, an acapella group from the Bronx, New York is currently blowing away audiences around the country. Last Friday night, we were lucky enough to catch them perform in Melbourne in the beautiful Hamer Hall. Having watched a couple of videos of seeing them make incredible renditions of instrumental sounds using just their mouths, I was expecting … Continue reading

Sidewave Review: Incubus + Antemasque + Le Butcherettes – The Forum, Melbourne (25.02.15)
Festivals / Live Reviews

Sidewave Review: Incubus + Antemasque + Le Butcherettes – The Forum, Melbourne (25.02.15)

One of the mostly anticipated Soundwave sideshows this year has been one of America’s most loved rock bands, Incubus. Having blessed the world with music for over twenty years, it was no doubt going to be an incredible nostalgic performance but before they jumped onto stage, punters were spoilt to two fantastic support acts who … Continue reading