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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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Disco Never Dies: Boney M’s Maizie Williams on keeping it alive

Disco Never Dies: Boney M’s Maizie Williams on keeping it alive

Maizie Williams is heading to Australia with her band Boney M for what promises to be a series of very fun shows. We chatted to Maizie from her home in the UK, which was a late night call for the singer and a frightfully early one for the OUTinPerth team. Williams told us her Boney […]

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Kaki King is bringing her multimedia guitar sensation to the Rosemount

Kaki King is bringing her multimedia guitar sensation to the Rosemount

Kaki King has been described as one of the greatest guitarists playing today. For her most recent album The Neck is the Bridge to the Body she has been performing a show which includes a multimedia presentation being projected on to her guitar. Kaki King chatted to OUTinPerth form her home in NYC late one […]

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Samantha Jade is ready to bring her disco party to town

Samantha Jade is ready to bring her disco party to town

Samantha Jade’s latest album is a trip back in time as she tackles some of the biggest disco tunes of all times. “I was pretty nervous about it” Samantha said when she caught up with OUTinPerth. “I felt like I was taking on a lot, the disco era is so loved and these tunes are […]

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Get to know the songs of Joni Mitchell with Queenie van de Zandt

Get to know the songs of Joni Mitchell with Queenie van de Zandt

Cabaret singer Queenie van de Zandt has just been nominated for a Helpmann Award for her show that explores the music of folk singer Joni Mitchell. “I’ve always loved Joni Mitchell, every since I wa sin my early twenties.” Queenie told OUTinPerth. “I discovered her through a friend who forced me to listen to her, […]

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Quiver: Shoeb Ahmad steps out with a new sound

Quiver: Shoeb Ahmad steps out with a new sound

Australian musician Shoeb Ahmad is heading to Perth this month for three special gigs, launching her new album Quiver, and performing at the Revelation Film Festival. Speaking to OUTinPerth, Ahmad explains how her latest project in her long career is her most personal, entwined with her own experience as a transgender woman. “The music for […]

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Sampology on his new Ep ‘Mt Glorious’

Sampology on his new Ep ‘Mt Glorious’

Sampology, aka Sam Poggioli, has just released the title track to his new EP Mt Glorious and it’s a catchy collection of beats and field recordings that have been melded into fabulous tunes. The EP is out in early August. We’ve had a listen to it and instantly fallen in love with Sampology’s newest offering. He’s playing  […]

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Salafi Secrets: Local artist ZĀN is telling his own story

Salafi Secrets: Local artist ZĀN is telling his own story

ZĀN has a secret to share. The local musician has dropped an all-new single that absolutely oozes queer sensuality with its soaring vocals, inspired new soul sound and just a splash of Beyoncé. The young artist and WAAPA graduate are gearing up to release their first EP this July, so we sat down with Zain […]

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Hi Viz Wizards: The Presets are back!

Hi Viz Wizards: The Presets are back!

The Presets return with new album Hi Viz; an acid-soaked circle jerk of rave nuggets, cyber croons and pub techno. We caught up with Jules to find out all about the new LP ahead of their Australian tour. It’s been six years since your last album was released, that’s a long time in EDM years, […]

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