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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | March 11, 2018

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Psychedelic Porn Crumpets End Their Year With A B-Sides Tour

December 29, 2017 |

We spoke to Jack McEwan about their B-Sides album and upcoming tour. Read More

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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INTERVIEW: MCKC & FeelsClub Go Head-to-Head

July 15, 2017 |

The Foundry has become renowned for their support of local musicians and this Saturday is their second Amp vs Amp event in their backroom. Read More

Brisbane’s locals going big at BIGSOUND

September 9, 2016 |

A Brisbane institution itself, BIGSOUND went down for the fifteenth time this year, featuring the best and brightest bands from Brissie and beyond.  Read More

BIGSOUND celebrates 15 with a bang!

September 1, 2016 |

For must of us, 15 is a pretty uncomfortable year, but for Brisbane’s annual BIGSOUND conference and festival, its fifteenth year only marks the continuation of a remarkable upwards journey. Read More

Interview: Skipping town with Skegss

September 1, 2016 |

Byron Bay trio Skegss are on the road touring their latest EP – and they’ve definitely found something they’re good at.

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What’s On: Ziggy Plays Guitar

February 19, 2016 |

If you’re like me and have been spending the past month paying tribute to David Bowie in karaoke bars, then you’ll be excited to know that Brisbane is getting a dedicated Bowie tribute night at The Foundry. Read More

The Foundry returns with new club night in tow

September 3, 2015 |

Following its much hyped launch back in March, The Foundry slipped into a quietly vegetative state as it was closed for a structural construction issue. Returning with a grand re-opening on August 20, The Foundry 2.0 brings with it the announcement of a monthly club night christened Pesci’s.

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Potential Abounds at The Foundry

March 14, 2015 |

The Foundry was officially opened to the public on Friday, March 6th, with a killer performance from Velociraptor, following a curiously low-key lead up. Read More

All Shiny And New: The Foundry Launch

March 9, 2015 |

Rumour had long circulated about the multi-purpose space and creative hub developing in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley; the stripped out four walls and ceiling of an old backpacker’s hostel designed to channel an ever-growing stream of Brisbane musical talent into something distinctly palpable.
With an additional cunning title:
“Oh, ‘The Foundry?’ As in like, it makes things? Nice.”
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Brisbane to expand local music opportunities with new creative hub

February 24, 2015 |

Brisbane’s music scene is about to receive a new addition to its list, The Foundry. A performing arts venue and creative hub with a hostel that will give inspiring musos direct contact with booking agents, community radio, managers and recording space.

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