MUSIC

Dan Rumour & The Drift – Dan Rumour & The Drift

By Chris Peken In the mid-Eighties then Sekret Sekret guitarist Dan Rumour used to do impromptu gigs between gigs with whomever was available and play … Read more

Archie Roach – Journey

Journey – Archie Roach BY CHRIS PEKEN Archie Roach has cemented his place over the last decade as one of the pre-eminent voices of the … Read more

Kaki King – Dreaming of Revenge

Dreaming of Revenge – Kaki King By Chris Peken On her fourth album Kaki King has decided on an each way bet; with seven instrumentals … Read more

The Loved Ones – Distractions

Distractions – The Loved Ones By Aidan Roberts The Loved Ones have lived up to their name of late (a clever management choice’), gathering a … Read more

The Who – Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970

Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970 ‘ The Who By Chris Peken What budding young guitarists hasn’t stood in front of the mirror … Read more

Prodigy – Invaders Must Die

Invaders Must Die ‘ Prodigy By Sam Moginie Invaders Must Die isn’t any more intelligent or subtle than you would expect a Prodigy album to … Read more

Bon Iver – Blood Bank

Blood Bank – Bon Iver by Aidan Roberts It would seem a difficult task to follow up a surprise runaway success like Bon Iver’s debut … Read more

Laura Gibson – Beasts of Seasons

Beasts of Seasons – Laura Gibson by Aidan Roberts In the current explosion of excellent independent folk music from the States, a release as clear … Read more

Various Artists – Room Service

Room Service Deluxe‘ Various Artists By Chris Peken The sub-title to this double-disc compilation reads ‘The ultimate soundtrack for the seriously hip’. Now it … Read more

CONCERT: REMBETIKA – A NIGHT OF GREEK BLUES

Rembetika is a night of music and culture at The Factory Theatre featuring some of Sydney’s most talented Greek-Australian musicians. The show, which includes music, … Read more