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Kishi Bashi lights up Chevron Festival Gardens

Kishi Bashi lights up Chevron Festival Gardens




Kishi Bashi | Chevron Festival Gardens | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ With an electronic violin and banjo next to a set of drums and keyboard, Kishi Bashi was by far one of the ultimate live music experiences of my life and precisely my expectation for what all art should be working towards achieving: Giving. Perth International […]

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Methyl Ethel deliver knockout second album ‘Everything Is Forgotten’




Perth band Methyl Ethel will play a sold out show tonight at the Fremantle Arts Centre before heading off around the country to promote their second album. The bands new record, Everything Is Forgotten, will be released Friday 3rd March via Dot Dash / Remote Control Records. Latest single Ubu has been well received and […]

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Ludovico Einaudi brings elemental beauty to Perth Concert Hall

Ludovico Einaudi brings elemental beauty to Perth Concert Hall




Ludovico Einaudi: Elements | Perth Concert Hall | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Italian composer Ludovico Einaudi was seated centre stage as I entered the Perth Concert Hall, sat facing away from the audience at his piano in the spotlight. Flanked by his five accompanying players equipped with strings, guitars, percussion instruments and some less typical musical devices, […]

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December Album Reviews: Alicia Keys, Heiðrik and more




Alicia Keys Here ★★★★★ Here is Alicia Keys highly anticipated sixth album and it’s a honeypot for the ears. Colliding the sounds, tastes and people of New York City with a spiritual cornucopia of the RnB, hip-hop and soul movements and its intrinsic link to the civil rights movement and #blacklivesmatter. Like an old time, […]

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Culture Club deliver another sensational show




Culture Club | Fremantle Arts Centre | December 8th |  ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Many were surprised when Culture Club announced an encore Australian tour, the band had just delivered an amazing series of concerts around the country in early June. Last night the band returned for a show at the Fremantle Arts Centre that was […]

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Review: David Bowie – Nothing Has Changed




David Bowie: Nothing Has Changed | Riverside Theatre | 10 Nov  The passing of a popular music paragon earlier this year has given rise to no shortage of tributes that attest to David Bowie’s far-reaching, seminal and ubiquitous influence across a range of fields of creative practice. The Nothing Has Changed orchestral suite and tour, […]

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Fresh Tracks: New tunes for your weekend




Weakling – Elephant gentle techno tune with real Elephant sounds, tragically the elephant sample is from an animal sadly kept in close confinement in a Chinese zoo The Honeyfire – Replica folky dream pop sister duo from Bristol deliver a sweet tune Lapsley – Operator a tune that demands a sunset and a cocktail Tensnake […]

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CD Reviews: Callea, Streisand, Spears and more




Anthony Callea – Backbone ★★★★ Anthony Callea’s sixth album is predominantly covers. A friendly sing-a-long with an acoustic guitar and piano. Kicking things off with Michael Jackson’s ‘Man in the Mirror’, which is much more laid back than the original, Callea tackles songs by Wilson Phillips, Pat Benatar, Steve Winwood, Celine Dion, Britney Spears, Go West […]

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Fresh Tracks – new sounds to download

Fresh Tracks – new sounds to download




Every month the OUTinPerth office is sent hundreds of emails from record companies highlighting new tunes. Plus our team are huge music lovers always playing new songs they’ve found in the office. Here’s some of the songs we’ve liked in the last few weeks. Download these to your iPod and enjoy a new soundtrack to […]

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Punch Brothers deliver a magical performance

Punch Brothers deliver a magical performance




Punch Brothers | Riverside Theatre | Monday August 8th |  ★★★★★ American bluegrass act Punch Brothers played their first ever show in WA last night. The band from Nashville, Tennessee might not have a strong fan following on the other side of the globe, they would have certainly gained a room for of new devotees after […]

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