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Scandinavian Film Festival brings stories from across the globe

Scandinavian Film Festival brings stories from across the globe




Sammi Blood, directed by Amanda Kernell, may be located in Sweden but it is a tale of colonisation and alienation that is very close to home. Sweden’s indigenous population, the Samis (or Lapps), were nomadic reindeer herders and weren’t given any rights until the 1990s. Their children were sent to residential schools where they were […]

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Graves promises to bring the bass to Perth show

Graves promises to bring the bass to Perth show




Lovers of bass music will be excited to hear Hawaii’s Graves is coming back for his sophomore tour of Australia and New Zealand this September. Graves has just announced  shows in Newcastle, the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Adelaide, Auckland, Christchurch, Sydney and Perth. Graves has graced the stage at all the parties around the world including Holy Ship, […]

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Be transported to 1920s Paris in WA Opera’s The Merry Widow

Be transported to 1920s Paris in WA Opera’s The Merry Widow




The Merry Widow | His Majesty’s Theatre | Ends July 22 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Presented by WA Opera and commissioned by the Opera Conference, Australia’s national partnership of professional Opera companies, we are extremely fortunate in Perth with this new, refreshed production of The Merry Widow debuting in the grand style of […]

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Central Station: Fighting the Dance Wars

Central Station: Fighting the Dance Wars




A new book documents the 40 year history of Central Station and how the men behind the brand changed Australia’s music industry. In the late 1970s Giuseppe ‘Jo’ Palumbo bought a small record store in Melbourne, over the years it grew to be the independent chain Central Station. Working with his partner Morgan Williams, Jo […]

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Australian World Orchestra heads to Perth for the first time

Australian World Orchestra heads to Perth for the first time




The Australian World Orchestra’s AWO Chamber 8 will play in Perth for the first time later this month. Eight of Australia’s finest musicians are set to perform a captivating programme of Beethoven & Dvořák. The group comprise an ensemble of Australia’s finest musicians based in prestigious international and national orchestras. All exceptional soloists in their […]

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Sofi Tukker release new tune penned with Jake Shears

Sofi Tukker release new tune penned with Jake Shears




New York based duo Sofi Tukker have a new tune and it’s co-written  by Scissor Sisters frontman Jake Shears and Jon Hume from Evermore. We loved the band’s debut single Drinkee which went on to be featured in a few advertising campaigns around the world. The duo’s latest tune is Fuck They and it’s pretty catchy. […]

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Ryan Murphy drops clues for upcoming American Horror Story

Ryan Murphy drops clues for upcoming American Horror Story




Television mastermind Ryan Murphy is known for shrouding each season of American Horror Story in mystery before revealing the theme of the anthology series. The upcoming seventh season is no exception, and Murphy has been leaving a trail of breadcrumbs ahead of the season reveal on Thursday. So far, Murphy has suggested the upcoming season will star […]

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Meg Mac gives us the lowdown on her latest album

Meg Mac gives us the lowdown on her latest album




Meg Mac got everyone’s attention when she won Triple J’s Unearthed competition in 2014, but she’s taken her time recording her debut album Low Blows. The singer-songwriter told out in Perth she can’t wait for fans to hear her new record. Chatting over a drink at The Brisbane Hotel while on a recent promotional tour […]

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David Sedaris is returning to Australia to read you his diary

David Sedaris is returning to Australia to read you his diary




Best-selling American author and humourist David Sedaris has announced a highly anticipated fourth sojourn to Australia following his previous sold out tours. Having recently released his latest book Theft By Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) to critical acclaim and adoring reviews, the masterful writer with a cult following will visit Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Brisbane for […]

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Doctor Who casts its first female lead as Jodie Whittaker takes over

Doctor Who casts its first female lead as Jodie Whittaker takes over




The iconic TV series Doctor Who has cast a woman as its lead for the first time ever. The BBC has announced that Broadchurch actor Jodie Whittaker will take over the part of The Doctor from incumbent Peter Capaldi. It’s the first time that a woman will play the role of the planet saving Time Lord, the show […]

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