Crikey InternJan 14, 20155 Comments
Why are young Australians shunning events like Big Day Out and instead flocking to multi-day music festivals out of the city? Crikey intern Mahalia Dobson explains.
CrikeyNov 20, 20141 Comment
Boom Crash Opera guitarist Peter Farnan decides to give prog another go.
Helen RazerNov 4, 2014
1989 is an ahistorical, destructive pastiche of a time Taylor Swift doesn't properly appreciate. Here's why ...
Sally WhyteOct 30, 20144 Comments
Gotye's party may not get the numbers for the Victorian election, but they say this won't be the last we hear from them.
Oct 24, 2014
U2 is one of the last giant rock bands. No wonder they don't know how to be cool in the age of the super-niche.
Guy RundleOct 10, 2014
Kurt Cobain's hometown of Aberdeen, Washington is trying to become grunge's Graceland, but the Cobain historical sites are across the river.
Helen RazerSep 16, 2014
Saint Bono has descended from on high to deliver us the fruits of his labours (without asking). But it was the slightly larger iPhone that got the groupies.
Helen RazerSep 11, 201410 Comments
The emotional incontinence of idiot tech journalists as they fetishise graven images (read: iPhones and Apple Watches) glorifies a god (read: cult leader) that is not as benevolent as it seems.
Aug 14, 2014
The construction of the David Bowie narrative continues with David Bowie is, a new exhibition celebrating 50 years of one of the era’s most influential artists, writes Peter Farnan.
Aug 4, 2014
At a recent music conference, composer, performer and teacher Peter Farman found himself entranced by abstract sounds that challenge how we understand, shape and interpret what we hear.