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Faith and Freedom: A one night celebration of George Michael




Beginning with the iconic saxophone solo from Careless Whisper, the Perth Symphony Orchestra and the WAAPA gospel choir recreated a selection of George Michael’s considerable back catalogue at the Astor Theatre. At the beginning of the evening a fairly sedate audience who weren’t afraid to shush some of the rowdier patrons in the audience during […]

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Perth International Jazz Festival weaves together global talent

Perth International Jazz Festival weaves together global talent




The Perth International Jazz Festival is an annual weekend long event that showcases over 40 jazz performers from all corners of the globe. What unites this disparate group of artists seems to be a common thread of the desire to tell stories through the medium of a musical language that to a novices ears can […]

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Review | Björn Again and Village People brought the classics to Crown

Review | Björn Again and Village People brought the classics to Crown




Björn Again and Village People | Crown Theatre | May 21 | ★ ★ ★ ★  Zaccaria Concerts brought the Village People and special guests Björn Again to the Crown Theatre last night; a fun-filled evening with their hits from the 70’s and 80’s, some you remember well, and some you didn’t know you knew all […]

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Petula Clark shares tales from decades of performing




Petula Clark | Perth Concert Hall | Wednesday 17 May | ★ ★ ★ Petula Clark took the stage in Perth this week for an afternoon concert. While the rest of her Australian tour is billed as ‘An Evening With Petula Clark’, Perth audiences were offered an afternoon delight. The odd timing of the show probably […]

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Fresh CDs – The Magnetic Fields, Zara Larsson, ANOHNI and more




50 Song Memoir The Magnetic Fields ★ ★ ★ ★ In 1999 The Magnetic Fields released their epic album 69 Love Songs, now they’ve got another multi-disc album that is equally as impressive. Featuring five discs and one song for each year of songwriter Stephin Merrit’s life. It begins in 1968 and works it’s way through to […]

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Looking for new tunes – download these fresh tracks

Looking for new tunes – download these fresh tracks




We’ve checked out some of the latest tuners to be released and given each our short and sharp review. Looking for some cool tunes to add to your playlist? Try these on for size. Perfume Genius – Slip Away OMG it’s amazing Bright Lights , Bright Lights – Causing a Commotion lovely version of long […]

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Review | A one night stand with The Tommyhawks at Mojo’s

Review | A one night stand with The Tommyhawks at Mojo’s




Full disclosure, due to personal matters I had to duck out of the Tommyhawks’ single launch halfway through said single. My apologies to the band and OUTinPerth for delivering a review based on this relatively sparse experience. However, in defence of my wayward professionalism, I have seen the band play before and I did do […]

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CD Reviews: Brian Eno releases musical app, Syd no longer Tha Kid




Brian Eno Reflection ★ ★ ★ ★ Reflection is Eno’s 26th solo album. Like his 2016 offering The Ship, it’s a record well and truly in the ambient genre. It’s one 54-minute long track it, muted blurry tones that make the perfect background for meditation or concentration. More interesting is the downloadable app version which […]

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Technotronic and 2 Unlimited deliver 90’s memories

Technotronic and 2 Unlimited deliver 90’s memories




Mega ’90s delivered a party high with nostalgic party vibes on Friday night at Technotronic, 2 Unlimited, The Real McCoy and Dr Alban took an enthusiastic audience back in time. Dr Alban took to the stage at Metro City, warmly welcomed by a crowd who were already dancing to well known ’90s pop hits thanks […]

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L-FRESH The LION, Kucka and Aristophanes at Chevron Festival Gardens

L-FRESH The LION, Kucka and Aristophanes at Chevron Festival Gardens




Aristophanes, Kucka & L-FRESH The LION | Chevron Festival Gardens | ★ ★ ★ Friday night at the Chevron Festival Gardens saw an eclectic triple header with Sydney rapper L-FRESH The LION and local experimental-electronic favourite Kucka opening for Taiwanese internet star, Aristophanes. L-FRESH The LION was the highlight of the night. Despite playing to […]

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