[Single Review] SPARE PAGES – Illuminate

Formed in 2016, Spare Pages sees Lake Macquarie songstress, Emily Rex partner up with American poet, Azure Antoinette. On their debut record, First, Listen, Spare Pages brought spoken word to pop music, and in turn received a Grammy Nomination in the Continue reading [Single Review] SPARE PAGES – Illuminate

[CD Review] BEN ABRAHAM – Sirens

On only the most rare of occasions do I find myself in love with music! In his debut mainstream effort, Sirens, Melbourne based singer-songwriter Ben Abraham offers a collection of songs that are beyond captivating. There is a depth to Abraham’s Continue reading [CD Review] BEN ABRAHAM – Sirens

[Live Review] COME TOGETHER 2013

Big Top, Luna Park, Sydney Saturday June 8, 2013 : As someone who grew up listening to hip-hop music, Come Together 2013 was in a lot of ways a rude awakening for me. I thought I had hip-hop down – Continue reading [Live Review] COME TOGETHER 2013

[Live Review] TENACIOUS D

Sydney Opera House Saturday May 11, 2013 : An elegant, architectural work of genius; a place of culture and Australian heritage. With great ballets and opera, poetry readings and political addresses, it holds a place as one of Australia’s most Continue reading [Live Review] TENACIOUS D

[Live Review] JASON MRAZ

Sydney Entertainment Centre Tuesday March 26, 2013 : To be totally honest, going to a Jason Mraz show isn’t my usual gig. I’m vaguely familiar with some of his stuff, and sure I’ve found myself singing along to his mellow pop Continue reading [Live Review] JASON MRAZ

[CD Review] MARTHA WAINWRIGHT – Come Home To Mama

Evocative as ever, Martha Wainwright’s third studio album, Come Home to Mama, is an emotionally charged, poetic record that showcases Wainwright’s vocals over simple melodies, designed by producer Yuka C Honda of Cibo Matto. The Canadian songstress sings of love, Continue reading [CD Review] MARTHA WAINWRIGHT – Come Home To Mama