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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | November 17, 2018

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Sam Perry Reflects On Life After “The Voice”

September 27, 2018 |

I got to catch up with Sam Perry, who has gone from reality TV winner to touring artist. He’s embarking on a national tour starting in Melbourne in November.  Read More

Nice Biscuit Discuss Shows And A New Record

September 13, 2018 |

I got to speak to the lovely Grace Cuell while she was traipsing through Fortitude Valley, a couple of days after she and her band had hit the stage for BIGSOUND 2018. We talked about Nice Biscuit’s latest shows, their new record, which comes out this Friday the 14th September, and their incredible, quirky DIY costumes.  Read More

Review: Kingswood at The Zoo

August 27, 2018 |

As of last Friday night, Kingswood have taken the top spot in my brain for “Most Laid-Back Gig I’ve Ever Been To”. The band from Melbourne graced the stage at The Zoo halfway through their national tour, and boy, were they a delight.

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Slowly Slowly Brings Down The Basement

May 31, 2018 |

Slowly Slowly have built a dedicated following in their home town of Melbourne, but last Friday night it was their Brisbane show that went off with a bang. “This is like a home show” declared frontman Ben Stewart. “Thank you so much everyone for coming out, this is crazy”.

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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

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

Fight The Sun to Play Ric’s Bar

March 1, 2018 |

Melbourne rockers Fight The Sun recently dropped their self-titled debut EP, packed with aggressive rock. The EP is taking the band through Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane on an EP launch tour. On Friday March 9th, Fight The Sun’s tour will be dropping in to Fortitude Valley’s Ric’s Bar.

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Dots + Loops Companions Festival At Cupo

September 18, 2017 |

Whilst the majority of Brisbane was rocking out to BIGSOUND, Fortitude Valley was playing host to another music festival. Read More

Meet the Artists playing Best Before the Fest

September 4, 2017 |

If you’re looking for the perfect way to warm up for this year’s BIGSOUND, look no further than Best Before the Fest.

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Brisbane Venue Guide

July 20, 2017 |

On the hunt for a new venue to hit up? Look no further, here’s your very own guide on some of Brisbane’s hottest gig spots…

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BIGSOUND Adds Big Names, Tech and Visual Arts to 2017 Program

May 15, 2017 |

BIGSOUND Festival and Conference has just announced its massive first list of speakers, as well as a new tech and visual arts program.

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Calling Visual Artists – BIGSOUND Wants You

April 27, 2017 |

BIGSOUND is extending an opportunity for Australian visual artists! Read More

Christopher Doyle’s Litany to Launch This Friday

April 24, 2017 |

Ever had a burning need to go to a snazzy art gallery on a Friday night? Well now here’s your chance. Read More

Bigger, Better, BIGSOUND To Hit Fortitude Valley

April 10, 2017 |

There’s little that can be said about Australian music festivals. They’re loud, rambunctious and unforgettable. BIGSOUND 2017 promises to be all that and more.  Read More