MUSIC

THE LEMONHEADS – VARSHONS

Love him or hate him (and the later might currently outweigh the former) Evan Dando has had a colourful career thus far. The Lemondheads began … Read more

ALEXISONFIRE – OLD CROWS/YOUNG CARDINALS

Old Crows/Young Cardinals is so heavy it feels like someone is punching you in the head (Friday evening in the Cross, anyone?), and simultaneously riff-ier … Read more

MEGAN WASHINGTON

The Winter Wonderland series at the Sydney Opera House provides at least some respite from the freezing evenings as it showcases some fine local and … Read more

KING TIDE – ROOTS POP REGGAE

King Tide have crystallized their niche in the music world, starting out as a collective jam band and progressing to a fully-fledged, slickly-packaged reggae powerhouse … Read more

FIRE ON FIRE – THE ORCHARD

It is an appropriate name for this band Fire on Fire – for their Appalachian tales of justice and family and lost love and life … Read more

GRIZZLY BEAR – VECKATIMEST

Grizzly Bear really are a melting pot  of talent, never once resting on their laurels since the release of their phenomenally well-received second album Yellow … Read more

THE ENEMY – MUSIC FOR THE PEOPLE

The Enemy – the new darlings of the NME. This young band from Coventry, England, had a runaway success with their first album We’ll Live … Read more

SKY LARKIN – THE GOLDEN SPIKE

How is it that a three piece alt-rock band from the UK – from Leeds of all places – sounds like the beautiful, over-driven offspring … Read more

THE DOLLY ROCKER MOVEMENT – OUR DAYS MIND THE TYME

The cruelest thing I’ve heard said about The Dolly Rocker Movement is that they inherited the crown of best Sydney psychedelic band from The Moffs. … Read more

BROKEN RECORDS – UNTIL THE EARTH BEGINS TO PART

There is definitely a little bit of gypsy in Scottish seven-piece Broken Records; that and a large mill-stone hanging around neck of their debut album … Read more