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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | May 24, 2018

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Your Man Alex Smith talks Disney, Positivity, and Powder Kegs

May 24, 2018 |

Local musician Alex Smith has become something of a cult figure in the Brisbane arts scene. Read More

Jeremy Loops Starts His Australian Tour

May 22, 2018 |

Jeremy Loops plays the Zoo this Saturday May 26th. Read More

WHARVES Are High School Heroes

May 21, 2018 |

We spoke to WHARVES’ Matt Collins about their latest single ‘High School Hero’. Read More

The New Culture at Australian Gigs and Festivals

May 17, 2018 |

Recently it seems assaults and live music go hand-in-hand with an increasing rate of violence and unsafe behaviour at gigs and festivals. Read More

Oh My My Takes us to Animal House

May 14, 2018 |

Growing up playing in a lot of bands in high school, Sam Thomlinson had an obsession with the process of recording, from drum looping samples to tracking his own guitar work, Sam learned how to record by recreating and recording other artists’ work.

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Xavier de Maistre: Sexy Harpist Extraordinaire

May 12, 2018 |

It’s official. The world’s sexiest Classical Harpist will be hitting QPAC’s stage early next week. Read More

April in retrospective: A handful of great local releases

May 4, 2018 |

As we wave goodbye to April and say hi to May, let’s reflect on what an interesting month it’s been for the Brisbane music scene. Here’s some hand picked goodies from April.

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Review: The Killers

May 1, 2018 |

This month saw the return of Las Vegas rock band, The Killers, to Australian stadium stages for the first time in 11 years. Opening to the packed out Entertainment Centre, with their 2004 classic, Mr Brightside, the band proved they were here to perform a show worth the wait.

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Misogyny and the Australian Music Industry

April 27, 2018 |

In late March it was announced that Sticky Fingers were the surprise headliners for Sydney music festival Bad Friday. This reveal was to some predictable, and to many controversial.

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An evening in Macquarie’s fractured chamber: QSO, Luka Lesson, Heather Shannon

April 23, 2018 |

As part of WAVE Festival, we had the chance to experience one of the shows that was part of the festival’s semi-experimental conclave of modern profundity and storied classical sound. Read More

City Calm Down’s Jack on Echoes in Blue

April 13, 2018 |

“It’ll be interesting to see what the response is! It’s definitely the most personal songs that we’ve released, or the most personal to me, writing the lyrics. I wouldn’t say that my experience is uncommon, taking this sort of uncommon challenge. I think a lot of the things I’m writing about, are quite common to a lot of people.”

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Ocean Alley’s Biggest Headline Shows

April 13, 2018 |

Ocean Alley kick of their Australian tour this weekend with two sold out shows in Brisbane. Read More

Splendour in The Grass Drops 2018 Lineup

April 12, 2018 |

Tent? Check. Gumboots? Check. A killer lineup announcement? Check!

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BIGSOUND Returns in 2018!

April 10, 2018 |

BIGSOUND have just announced this year’s dates and opened artist applications. Read More