ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

MODERN TIMES

As part of the Sydney Design festival opening next month, the Powerhouse Museum is hosting Modern Times:The Untold Story of Modernism in Australia, an … Read more

UNCOVERING THE MU MESON ARCHIVES

BY AMELIA GROOM Up a steel staircase at the back of King Furniture on Parramatta road, Mu Meson Archives salvages obscure films that the culture … Read more

DARREN SYLVESTER: OUR FUTURE WAS OURS

BY AMELIA GROOM ‘The Carpenters are the main sort of parable that I aim towards,’ says Melbourne photographer Darren Sylvester. ‘Richard Carpenter liked very polished … Read more

THEATRE: WAITING FOR GARNAUT

BY AMELIA GROOM Drew Forsythe, Jonathan Biggins, Amanda Bishop and Phillip Scott are The Wharf Revue ‘ a quartet who’ve been delivering annual doses of … Read more

The Boat People – Chandeliers

Chandeliers – The Boat People By Chris Peken “You got a light of love / A shining, shinning light of love.” My aren’t these Brisbane … Read more

New Estate – Out of the Ground

Out of the Ground – New Estate By Chris Peken Depending upon their mood, Melbourne’s New Estate can be soothing and hypnotic or raucous and … Read more

THEATRE: THE VALLEY SONG

  PREVIEW BY MICHAEL FARRELL   The Seymour Centre presents Merrigong Theatre Company’s production of The Valley Song, by famed South African playwright Athol Fugard. From … Read more

Sigur Rós – With a Buzz in Our Ears We Play Endlessly

With a Buzz in Our Ears We Play Endlessly – Sigur Rós By Chris Peken Perhaps you missed them live, or this release passed you … Read more

MUSIC: KRISTIN BERARDI BAND

PREWIEW BY WYATT MOSS-WELLINGTON Songstress Kristin Berardi has assembled some of the finest players in Sydney to record her band’s debut album, which will be … Read more

X-FILES: I WANT TO BELEIVE

X-Files: I Want to Believe takes the horror / sci-fi series back to its glory days, with a stand-alone story that will appeal to X-philes … Read more