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You might not know the name P.P. Arnold, but you know her voice

You might not know the name P.P. Arnold, but you know her voice

P.P. Arnold admits when she was younger she had little desire to step into the spotlight. The US singer has made a career of being ’20 feet from stardom’ as is one of the most successful backing vocalists in the industry. Over the last fifty years she’s gone from being one of The Ikettes, backing […]

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Discovering the life and music of Patsy Cline

Discovering the life and music of Patsy Cline

Kerrie Anne Greenland delivered a stand out performance when she last appeared on stage in Perth. As Éponine Thénardier in Les Miserables she made audiences hold their breath night after night as she sang On My Own. The role in the big budget musical was the first part Greenland was cast in following her graduation from the West Australian […]

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Musician John Grant still believes love is magic

Since his alternative rock outfit The Czars broke up in 2006 John Grant has been on a journey of transformation. Musically he’s gone from indie rock to electronic art-house and his new record Love is Magic is quirky, unpredictable and enthrallingly interesting. As time marches on Grant is increasingly more open about his thoughts on […]

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Sister Bliss from Faithless is ready to fill the dancefloor at The Court

Faithless are presenting a DJ set at One Fine Day at The Court Hotel on Saturday 1 December, appearing alongside Heidi and Roland Tings. OUTinPerth chatted to Sister Bliss about their upcoming Australian appearances, what they band have been up to in the studio as they work on their seventh album, and the gender imbalance […]

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Musical theatre legend Elaine Paige chats about her life on the stage

Elaine Paige has had a remarkable theatrical career, she was the first actress to perform the lead role in Evita, was the first to play Grizabella in Cats, originated the role of Florence in Chess, which was written by ABBA’s Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, and she made her Broadway debut in Sunset Boulevard. After […]

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Suede are in fine form on ‘The Blue Hour’

Suede are in fine form on ‘The Blue Hour’

British rock band Suede are set to release their eighth album The Blue Hour on 21st September. It’s a luscious mix of dramatic tunes which see the band bringing in orchestral elements and working with acclaimed producer Alan Moulder. In the early 90’s they were dubbed ‘The Best New Band in Britain’ and released five […]

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Handsome shares the joy of embracing your identity on ‘No Cowards’

Handsome shares the joy of embracing your identity on ‘No Cowards’

Australian musician Handsome is about to release No Hat, No Play an EP filled with songs about coming out, embracing your own identity and looking after the people you love. Handsome chatted to OUTinPerth’s Graeme Watson while he was guest-hosting RTRFM’s Breakfast program earlier this week. Handsome is the performing moniker of Sydney based musician Caitlin […]

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Troye Sivan chats about shedding his hang-ups on new album ‘Bloom’

Troye Sivan chats about shedding his hang-ups on new album ‘Bloom’

Troye Sivan’s highly anticipated second album Bloom will be out tomorrow, OUTinPerth had a one on one chat with the musician about the new record. Your previous record touched on the topics of love, this album seems to be a lot of sexual. Was that something you were deliberately trying to do – make a more […]

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Il Divo’s David Miller on how the group chose their ‘Timeless’ tunes

Il Divo’s David Miller on how the group chose their ‘Timeless’ tunes

Operatic group Il Divo have just arrived in Australia for a quick promotional tour ahead of their concert tour in October. The four-piece have just released Timeless, the eighth album of their career, a collection of much loved songs from across the decades. The band released their first album back in 2004 unleashing their mix of operatic […]

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Getting Deep with local musician Rabbit Island

Getting Deep with local musician Rabbit Island

A brand new album from Rabbit Island, the musical project of Amber Fresh, is about to be released and it’s a rich, dense and beautiful collection of songs, it traverses the genres of dream pop, lo-fi ambient and psychedelic folk. Amber meets me for a coffee at Mr Fox on William, the cafe is packed […]

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