MUSIC

The BPA – I Think We Are Gonna Need a Bigger Boat

I Think We Are Gonna Need  a Bigger Boat – The BPA By Chris Peken The “story” goes that The BPA (Brighton Port Authority) recorded … Read more

Gobotron – Tribute

Tribute – Gobotron by Aidan Roberts Local jazz experimentalist Alexander Hewetson has concocted this album with ensemble Gobotron, specifically to pay tribute to the artists … Read more

Neil Young – Sugar Mountain Live at Canterbury House 1968

Sugar Mountain Live at Canterbury House 1968 – Neil Young By Chris Peken With 10 disk’s promised in the near mythical Neil Young Archive Set, … Read more

The Reaston/Kay Effect – The Reaston/Kay Effect

The Reaston/Kay Effect – The Reaston/Kay Effect by Aidan Roberts Acid jazz. So thrilling, so inaccessible. The devil’s music, as some scholars have put it, … Read more

I Think We Are Goinna Need a Bigger Boat – The BPA

I Think We Are Gonna Need  a Bigger Boat – The BPA By Chris Peken The “story” goes that The BPA (Brighton Port Authority) recorded … Read more

BEST ALBUMS OF 2008

This year’s collection of last year’s best albums is characterised by its consensus and its diversity. Not to mention the list of luminary musical notables … Read more

MUSIC: XENAKIS & REICH BY SYNERGY PERCUSSION

With bongos, congos, bass drums, timpani and marimbas, this weekend Synergy Percussion will be sharing the energy, power and rhythmic dexterity of selected rare 20th … Read more

MUSIC: KRISTIN BERARDI BAND

Songstress Kristin Berardi has assembled some of the finest players in Sydney to record her band’s debut album, which will be unveiled this weekend. Berardi’s … Read more

MUSIC: BEAU MONDE

“No way! It’s not a pornstar name!” snaps Nancy Vice, mock-horrified at the suggestion. “It’s just a silly stage name. Nancy’s my grandma’s name, and … Read more

AC Newman – Get Guilty

Get Guilty – AC Newman By Chris Peken With so many different outputs for his musical talents, and an equally impressive record for releasing new … Read more