We discuss a particular South By South West highlight – a special screening of the eye-opening film, The Chills: The Triumph and Tragedy of Martin Phillipps.
The album version of Mitski’s ‘Me and My Husband’ begins with a sigh, and so does her performance tonight.
Bob Dylan has always exuded authenticity. From refusing to be pigeonholed as a folk singer and donning an electric guitar, Dylan has become known as a musician who does whatever he wants whenever he feels like it.
A concept album of sorts, set in the ‘not too distant future colony’ of the album’s title, Tranquility Base is made up of lunar lounge music; a soundtrack to a life of human excess in deep space.
There is a particular understanding between Cat Power fans, of their much-adored singer-songwriter’s habits and idiosyncrasies.
Loads of like-minded people meet online. Few have already formed a band by the time they meet in person.
The Grammy Award-winning and stadium-filling Tinariwen left no-one guessing as to how their fame had them playing shows all over the world, with their reverential songs sung in the traditional Berber language of Tamasheq a true thing of beauty.
‘I’ve got the fucking Tall Grass in my backyard!’
Aldous Harding walks onto the Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent stage without fanfare.
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Saints debut record (I’m) Stranded, principle songwriter Ed Kuepper reformed his 90’s outfit The Aints to perform the golden age of the Brisbane group’s material.