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Ariel Pink dropped by record label after attending Trump rally

Ariel Pink dropped by record label after attending Trump rally

Record label Mexican Summer has dropped indie musician Ariel Pink from it’s roster. The musician had recently voiced his support for US President Donald Trump and had attended the rally that preceded protesters rampaging through the Capitol building earlier this week. Ariel Rosenberg, who performs under the name Ariel Pink has been a vocal supporter […]

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Five tracks to remember the amazing artistry of David Bowie

Five tracks to remember the amazing artistry of David Bowie

Today marks five years since the world reeled in shock at the death of iconic musician and actor David Bowie. Back in 2016 Bowie released his 25th album Blackstar on the 8th of January, his 69th birthday. Two days later the news broke that the singer had died from liver cancer having kept his condition private. His […]

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Duran Duran mark five years since the death of Bowie with ‘Five Years’ cover

Duran Duran mark five years since the death of Bowie with ‘Five Years’ cover

Duran Duran have marked the fifth anniversary of the death of David Bowie by releasing a cover of his tune Five Years.  The British band have always cited Bowie as a major influence and they’ve previously covered several of his tunes including Fame, Diamond Dogs and Boys Keep Swinging.       On Friday Duran Duran performed for at A […]

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Gay and Lesbian Singers of WA rebrand as Perth Pride Choir

Gay and Lesbian Singers of WA rebrand as Perth Pride Choir

One of Perth’s most beloved LGBTQIA+ community groups has announced an all-new name to ensure they are more inclusive of their members and our communities. The Gay and Lesbian Singers of WA (GALSWA) has officially become Perth Pride Choir as of the first day of 2021, after 27 years of bringing LGBTQIA+ voices and stories […]

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Amyl and the Sniffers deliver their take on ‘Born To Be Alive’

Amyl and the Sniffers deliver their take on ‘Born To Be Alive’

Melbourne band Amyl and the Sniffers – who potentially have the best band name ever – have released a version of the disco classic Born to Be Alive.  The tune was a massive hit for French artist Patrick Hernandez at the height of disco fever. When he headed off on a worldwide tour in 1980 he went […]

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Janis Ian’s lockdown project is the perfect vibe for the year ahead

Janis Ian’s lockdown project is the perfect vibe for the year ahead

Musician Janis Ian spent 2020 developing a special project that has the perfect vibe for the year ahead. The legendary musician behind hits like  Society’s Child (I’ve Been Thinking), At Seventeen and Fly Too High, will celebrate her 70th birthday this year, and she’s always busy writing new songs for her legions of fans. Over the last year hundreds […]

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Wham! Make it to the top of the British charts with ‘Last Christmas’

Wham! Make it to the top of the British charts with ‘Last Christmas’

Five years after the death of George Michael, and 36 years after the tune was first released, Wham! have taken out the top spot on the British charts with their song Last Christmas.  When it was first released the song was kept off the top spot by the charity single Do They Know It’s Christmas by BandAid, which […]

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Harry Styles dancing with Phoebe Waller-Bridge is totally adorable

Harry Styles dancing with Phoebe Waller-Bridge is totally adorable

Harry Styles has released Treat People With Kindness as the sixth single from his 2019 album Fine Line and the accompanying video featuring Phoebe Waller-Bridge is a joyful throwback to the Hollywood’s golden days. The stylish black and white clip sees the musician and actor wearing matching outfits and launching into a dance routine. The song’s positive […]

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David Bowie’s life celebrated at ‘Mindwarp Pavilion 5’

David Bowie’s life celebrated at ‘Mindwarp Pavilion 5’

The life and creativity of musician David Bowie will be celebrated at Perth’s fifth annual celebration of the artist. Mindwarp Pavilion 5 will be presented at The Rechabite on Saturday 9th January and is set to feature over 50 local artists. The evening will be hosted by local music journalist Bob Gordon, who will be […]

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WA Opera has an exciting program of events for 2021

WA Opera has an exciting program of events for 2021

The program for West Australian Opera’s 2021 season offers audiences a range of experiences from outdoor free events through to grand opera in His Majesty’s Theatre. The year celebrates a return to live performance with world premieres and new productions. West Australian Opera Music Director, Chris van Tuinen, said “WAO 2021 will celebrate a milestone […]

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