Bill Cosby and the Court of Public Opinion

Art is commentary – we know this. We hear it in the dissections by art critics, and sometimes from the artists themselves. It’s on the little placards t …

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A breakdown of Laneway Festival 2019

Renowned as a festival for hosting up and coming artists and beloved indie icons, St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival has once again delivered an outstanding lineup for …

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Exploring Sexuality with Happy Lives

Sex sells, but sex is also something that you (still) don’t talk about easily. Although it’s no longer a taboo, it’s not really a subject you can talk about o …

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The power of language

At one stage bilingualism was frowned upon and seen to be detrimental to children’s cognitive development, however studies have shown that knowing at least one ot …

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Vince Staples is as razor-sharp as ever on ‘FM!’

Vince Staples has always been a man of deceptive versatility. Though his flows and vocal performances sometimes come across as familiar, there’s no denying that h …

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Love Must Trump Hate.

As I write this, I’m watching a torrent of people form in protest outside JFK airport. Others are assembling just as quickly at LAX, Dulles, Atlanta, BOC, SFO, O …

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Made in Iran.

The ways we consume film and television are changing. It’s all ‘on-demand’ — what you want, how you want it, when you want it. So it’s little surprise, th …

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We’ll Always Have Paris

I was talking to someone recently about why the hardest blow for many people, amongst all of the atrocities to have befallen the world of late, was the one that hit …

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Sigrid Launches New Video For ‘Raw’

On March 22nd, Norwegian singer and songwriter Sigrid released her latest music video for her song ‘Raw’. The video streamed via Sigrid’s Facebook page at 5: …

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Bleeding Knees Club Return With “Chew The Gum”

It’s been three years since we last heard from the boys of Bleeding Knees Club and on Monday night, the Gold Coast rockers finally finished their musical hibernat …

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A day at Laneway 2020

And another day at Laneway is done and dusted. In comparison to last year, this time we were treated to a much sunnier evening. Festivals often fall into the trap o …

A look back at Falls Festival 2020

Falls Festival finally came to an end in Fremantle, and it showed us once again why they are one of the best Australian Festival. The usually set up was a bit diffe …