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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | December 18, 2017

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AboutNisha Fernandez, Author at The Creative Issue

Nisha Fernandez

Nisha Fernandez

I’m going to be real with you, writing is hard work. I’ve been writing my whole life and it’s never easy; however, there’s something about the way a combination of the right words can evoke emotion and resonate with another individual that encourages me to keep writing. Here you’ll find me writing about my second love - music. My appreciation for this particular style of expression especially lies in the chords and harmonies of rock and roll gods, but mostly just a bunch of dudes who jam in their parents garage.

Posts By Nisha Fernandez

Amanda Parer’s ‘Fantastic Planet’

July 17, 2016 |

Australian visual artist, Amanda Parer, challenges the notion of scale through her enchanting pieces that explore the environment and the role of human beings in it. Amanda’s work often takes form as a painting, a sculpture or a public installation. Read More

What’s on at the Maroochy Music and Visual Arts Festival

July 5, 2016 |

Sunshine Coast’s Maroochy Music and Arts Festival calls all creatives to come on down for a celebration of creative talent and expression. The past year of the festival was an abundance of local music and artistic culture that left the audience coming back for a second round at the epic location of the Holton Park Golf Course. Read More

Unify 2017 line-up boasts the best of bands

June 27, 2016 |

Last week the UNIFY 2017 lineup was released to the nation, and took the rock scene by storm. The bill includes a number of great Australian bands including Violent Soho, Northlane, and The Getaway Plan. And to make things a … Read More

The Paper Kites hit Australia’s biggest cities with ‘Midnight’ tour

June 20, 2016 |

Following the release of their second album, twelvefour, Melbourne based indie-rock gems, The Paper Kites, have been busy on the road and behind the scenes; they’ve completed tours from North America to the United Kingdom, released a music video for single, ‘Renegade’, and have recently returned home to Australia to embark on their national ‘Midnight’ tour. Read More

Camp Cope: a band with a purpose

June 16, 2016 |

There has got to be something special about a year-old band who has already released a self-titled album, scored a spot on the ARIA album chart, and developed a fan base that continues to flourish incredibly. And there definitely is. This band is no other than Camp Cope. Read More

Brisbane’s accidental blues and indie-rock talent: Deena

May 31, 2016 |

There comes a time in life when certain events lead us to discover our calling- for Brisbane artist Deena it was music. Read More

Sneeky Picnic: the girls are back

May 18, 2016 |

It’s been a while since Sneeky Picnic have hit the stage, but the girls are back and ready to party harder than ever to celebrate a whole lot of hard work. Read More

Treat your sweet tooth at Sonder Dessert in Sunnybank Hills

May 14, 2016 |

There is nothing better than a hot cup of a tea and a slice of cake on a chilly afternoon, and with the cooler weather around the corner, Sonder Dessert has everything you need for a sweet afternoon pick-me-up.  Read More

Dining in at Yeronga’s latest hot spot: Seven South

May 4, 2016 |

If you’re wondering where your next Sunday brunch spot should be, then look no further than Seven South in leafy Yeronga. Read More

Melbourne’s High Tension are aiming high and punching low

April 30, 2016 |

Channeling some emotional energy is as simple as combining an open space, a good sound system, and Melbourne thrash metal band, High Tension. Jamming as a band since 2012, High Tension have confidently produced their own unique (and completely badass) sound with vocalist, Karina Utomo at the helm.

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The Brave’s ‘Searchlights’ tour hits Crowbar

April 21, 2016 |

 Brisbane folks, if your calendar is looking dull on April 22nd then head to the Crowbar to celebrate The Brave’s new single, ‘Searchlights’. The night will be packed with great Brisbane bands, a great vibe and a few great drinks- sound alright? Read More

Keeping it real (and weird) with Melbourne’s Ocean Grove

April 18, 2016 |

The greatest thing about music is that there are no boundaries, and Melbourne experimental hardcore band Ocean Grove are completely revelling in that fact. Read More

TriBeca: the New York food connoisseurs

April 14, 2016 |

On the South coast and hankering for a good ol’ American burger? Look no further, because TriBeca has everything you’ve ever dreamed of. Shannon, Brandon and Carolyn are wizards when it comes to creating traditional American dishes, offering meals that are full of flavour and passion.  Read More

Getting to the core with Felicity Lawless

March 30, 2016 |

When we listen to music we search for a connection between ourselves and the music that we love, for something that’s going to evoke emotions in us that connects us to the artist. Read More