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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | July 20, 2018

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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

QSO REVIEW: Why You Should Watch A Symphony Orchestra Solo

April 10, 2018 |

The idea of “solo dates” is not a new one. To me, asking for a table for one is less lonely and more introspective. Going to see a movie or a gig by yourself allows for a greater immersion in the art.

It seems so much more intimidating, however, to get dressed up and go to see the Queensland Symphony Orchestra by yourself. Read More

Taking the World by Storm with Pretty City

April 7, 2018 |

Last time we caught up with Pretty City, we spoke to Johnny, the band’s bassist and vocalist. You might remember that they’d just wrapped up a European tour, released an album, and a single.Now, they’ve released a new single, Simone, and are heading back on tour. We caught up with Hugh, Pretty City’s lead vocalist to talk about their crazy few months.

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Ruby Fields Talks Debut EP and Tour

April 6, 2018 |

Ruby Fields released her debut EP Your Dad’s Opinion For Dinner in March ahead of an Australian tour this month. Read More

Press Club Discuss Their Debut Album Late Teens

April 2, 2018 |

Press Club released their independent debut album two weeks ago and are currently on tour with The Smith Street Band. Read More

Monthly Gig Guide: April 2018

April 1, 2018 |

Here’s your gig guide to live music in Brisbane this month! Read More

INTERVIEW: Kacper from Hey Baby! talks about the tour for their new single: “Kids”

March 28, 2018 |

When I spoke to Kacper Majchrowski, the guitarist and vocalist of local Brisbane band Hey Baby!, he was making himself at home in a hostel in Wollongong. Read More

Donnarumma’s Louis on Alien, Touring, and Tattoos

March 27, 2018 |


Adelaide trio Donnarumma recently released their single, Alien. We caught up with vocalist Louis from Donnarumma, to talk about the new track, their upcoming tour, and to learn a bit more about the team behind their indie sound.  Read More