#meNOmore – The Fight against Sexual Violence in the Music Industry

Recently, a light has been shone on sexual harassment and assault within the film and television industry, exposing the horrific behaviour (and in some cases crime …

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There’s Something Old (In A Good Way) About ‘Something New’

ALXNDR look like a threesome of boys out of a teen catalogue circa 1996. They’re all distressed jeans, dishevelled hair, flannel shirts, paisley and leather jacke …

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Palmyra: What You Need to Know

Palmyra – it’s all over the news. It’s been recaptured. It’s damaged, but how badly? What are we going to do about it? Is it really safe? How long will …

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Melbourne Music Week 2017

Back for its eighth year, the Melbourne Music Festival has released the first details of its mammoth schedule. Including the annual music summit Face the Music, The …

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We Need to Talk about Orientalism

Following the days of the annual Victoria’s Secret (VS) fashion show held in Paris on the 30th of November, pictures surfaced that caught the attention of far and …

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Elöise – alt R&B’s new lovechild

If you haven’t already noticed, we are currently in the midst of an era dominated by extraordinary alt-R&B/pop female talent. The genre has experienced a rena …

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Emily Beasy’s Beautiful Beasts

How would you describe a passion that is powered by another passion? Alive. Vibrant. Wild. Well, all of those words and many more like them go well towards describi …

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Album Review: Little Mix – Glory Days

The girls are back! Spreading girl power, with this “Glory Days” album that is strong and powerful throughout; Little Mix proves that they are still one of the …

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Lorde’s Going on Tour

With exactly one week until the release of Melodrama, Lorde has just announced that she’s going on tour and entering our Aussie shores in November. Are you fr …

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Melanie Martinez’ Sophomore Album Update

Alternative pop singer songwriter Melanie Martinez had a flying start to her music career with her debut album Cry Baby arriving to a huge amount of success. The al …

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André Brasilier: In New York.

André Brasilier is enjoying a renaissance. The 88-year old French artist has been the subject of renewed fandom in recent times, with prices for his works increasi …

Getting To Know: Barek.

October is a good month for spooks. The best, some might say. So, with Halloween firmly on the horizon, street artist and lover of all things ghostly, Barek, is bri …

Getting to Know: Liam Snootle.

Melbourne-based Liam Snootle (a.k.a. Liam Stewart) is perhaps best known for his work as a commercial and street artist, but his gallery shows are a hit, too—so m …

‘TERRA’ at BEA.

It’s always a thrill when we get to cover an exciting new exhibition from the talented slate of artists at Beatriz Esguerra Art and TERRA, the gallery’s newest …