ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

DANCE: UNDERGROUND

BY STEPHANIE-KATE BRATTON An energetic new dance theatre piece created by Gavin Webber, in collaboration with Townsville-based company DanceNorth, Underground opens this month at Performance … Read more

Pico – Morning Sun

Morning Sun – Pico by Aidan Roberts Earnest is the word to describe this album from low-key song-man Pico, a collection of cross-seasonal musings and … Read more

GIG: JOAN AS A POLICE WOMAN

BY AMELIA GROOM A Brooklyn-based singer, songwriter, guitarist, pianist and violinist, Joan Wasser started out in the 90s in alternative rock groups like The Dambuilders … Read more

EXPLORATIONS ’08 AT GAFFA GALLERY

AMELIA GROOM An artist-ran space upstairs from the fabulous Ding Dong Dang karaoke parlor behind Central Station, Gaffa is one of the few galleries in … Read more

Photojournalism Festival: Reportage

BY LINDA DANIELE Now in its eighth year, Reportage is one of Australia’s premier showcases for outstanding photojournalism. This year’s festival features cinematic projections, an … Read more

‘TOON TIME! AT THE CHAUVEL CINEMATHEQUE

BY AMELIA GROOM One of few surviving cinematheques in Sydney, Brett Garten’s weekly program at the Chauvel Cinema in Paddington has been giving local movie … Read more

DANCE: ASZURE BARTON

BY AMELIA GROOM One and half weeks away from the opening of her new commission for Sydney Dance Company, I caught up with Canadian-born New … Read more

Toni Childs – Keep the Faith

Keep the Faith – Toni Childs By Chris Peken A decade is a long time in the music industry where out of sight is very … Read more

The Woods Themselves – (C’mon) Do The Beach Thing

(C’mon) Do The Beach Thing – The Woods Themselves by Aidan Roberts Here we have it – the second album from The Woods Themselves, a … Read more

Grafton Primary – Eon

  Eon – Grafton Primary By Chris Peken Pop has eaten itself, regurgitated its meal, and someone is consuming the same meal again. “There’s no future, … Read more