MUSIC

The Five O’Clock Heroes – Bend to the Breaks

Bend to the Breaks – The Five O’Clock Heroes By Chris Peken If you look sharp, and your aim is true, then there is a … Read more

Toumani Diabaté – The Mande Variations

The Mande Variations – Toumani Diabaté By Chris Peken I may have grown up wishing i could play the guitar like Jimi Hendrix (and bat … Read more

Grand Salvo – Death

Death – Grand Salvo By Aidan Roberts Here is a curious and noble idea in this digital era: a narrated concept album, concerning the fates … Read more

Machine Translations – Seven Seven

Seven Seven – Machine Translations By Aidan Roberts Seven Seven, as the title suggests, is the seventh album for DIY musical explorer J. Walker, … Read more

Jeff Lang – Half Seas Over

Half Seas Over – Jeff Lang By Chris Peken Jeff Lang is a true musical troubadour, crossing the length and breadth of this country (and … Read more

The Last Shadow Puppets – The Age of the Understatment

The Age of the Understatement – The Last Shadow Puppets By Chris Peken Were it not for the constant PR billing of this album as … Read more

Man Man – Rabbit Habits

Rabbit Habits – Man Man By Aidan Roberts When asked what hip Philadelphia outfit Man Man sound like, it’s hard to pin down an appropriate … Read more

The Presets – Apocalypso

Apocalypso ‘ The Presets By Aidan Roberts Right now, if there were a flagship band to herald the next wave of Australian electronic hipster genius, … Read more

MUSIC: TANGLED UP IN BOB DYLAN

BY JASMINE MCLENNAN Bob Dylan, the elusive, talented, revolutionary, musical activist, is being celebrated this May in a reinterpretation of his words and music at … Read more

Cajun Dance Party – The Colourful Life

The Colourful Life – Cajun Dance Party By Chris Peken One of my favourite Sci-Fi plots involves the sucking of life from the youth to … Read more