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Paul Mac celebrates 20 years of ‘Just The Thing’ with new remixes

Paul Mac celebrates 20 years of ‘Just The Thing’ with new remixes

Paul Mac is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his much loved tune Just The Thing with a swag of new remixes. When Just The Thing was released two decades ago it catapulted the underground dance pioneer to mainstream pop success. Written and produced by Paul and featuring the sublime vocals of Peta Morris the song changed everything for […]

SBS reveal three more artists vying for Eurovision 2021

SBS reveal three more artists vying for Eurovision 2021

SBS has revealed another three artists who’ll be lining up and hoping to represent Australia at Eurovision 2022. Queer favourite Sheldon Riley, girl group G-Nation and pop singer Andrew Lambrou are joining the Eurovision – Australia Decides line-up in February 2022. Sheldon Riley said he’d always been a big fan of the competition and would […]

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The return of William Orbit: where has he been for the last decade?

The return of William Orbit: where has he been for the last decade?

William Orbit has had a long career in the music industry, from making underground dance music to collaborating with Madonna, Pink, Blur, U2, Britney Spears, Beth Orton on chart-topping hits. As the millennium dawned he was one of the most in-demand producers in the world, and his collaborations with music’s biggest names brought him a […]

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Steps share black and white clip for ‘A Hundred Years of Winter’

Steps share black and white clip for ‘A Hundred Years of Winter’

Steps have shared another new video, A Hundred Years of Winter is the latest track from their album What The Future Holds Pt 2. While summer is about to start in Australia, the song is well timed in their native Britain where the snow will soon start to fall. The video sees the five members […]

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Needle on the Record: Infinite Coles, Courtney Barnett and Hoavi

Courtney Barnett delivers more delightful observational jangle pop Courtney Barnett | Things Take Time, Take Time | ★ ★ ★ ★ On her third album Courtney Barnett delivers another serve of jangly guitar based songs filled with casual observations about rubbish trucks and changing the sheets. The album has already been described by critics as “lackadaisical indie-rock” […]

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Summer Camp Festival is bringing Pride around Australia in 2022

Summer Camp Festival is bringing Pride around Australia in 2022

Announcing its debut with a bang comes the inaugural Summer Camp Festival – Australia’s first touring pride festival – bringing a celebration of freedom and diversity to Darwin, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth in February and March 2022. Founders Kat Dopper (Creator of Heaps Gay) and Grant Gillies and David Gillett have created a ‘summer camp’ for […]

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Courtney Barnett coming to Astor Theatre on 2022 Australian Tour

Courtney Barnett coming to Astor Theatre on 2022 Australian Tour

Four-time ARIA winner and Grammy and Brit Award nominee Courtney Barnett is performing her first live headline shows in over 3 years. The critically acclaimed Melbourne artist and her band will bring her fierce live band and universally adored millennial wit to audiences in Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane in March 2022. Today also sees the […]

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Documentary ‘Girl Like You’ shares an emotional journey of transition

Documentary ‘Girl Like You’ shares an emotional journey of transition

In 2014 Perth based musician Elle Walsh from popular band The Love Junkies shared that they experienced gender dysphoria by way of a personal and emotive letter published on music website Tone Deaf. At the time Walsh said they were unsure about their gender identity, and also that they were not set on any particular […]

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Needle on the Record: Duran Duran, ABBA, Sir Baby Girl and more

Forty years after their debut, Duran Duran are going strong Duran Duran | Future Past | ★ ★ ★ ½ Duran Duran have a new album, Future Past, it’s the fifteenth album of their career, a journey that began forty years ago. This time round their continuing their collaboration with Producer Mark Ronson, who they worked with […]

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Kylie Minogue and Jessie Ware share camp new video

Kylie Minogue and Jessie Ware share camp new video

Kiss of Life, the new collaboration between Kylie Minogue and Jessie Ware has been getting a lot of love since it was released last week, and now the duo have shared a camp video to go along with the dance tune. The video is set is a glamorous restaurant, Kylie enters as a customer gatecrashing a […]

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