Woodfordia - photo courtesy of Woodford Folk Festival

How folk music went from daggy to cool

Only about a decade ago, any serious young musician in Australia would run a mile from being labelled as “folk”. But among the new beards in the inner city, along with a returned desire for the organic over the urban, th...
Black Quantum Futurism - photo by Bob Sweeney

Black Quantum Futurism

The radical Philadelphia-based collaboration Black Quantum Futurism, consisting of musician and poet, Camae Ayewa (aka Moor Mother); and writer and activist Rasheedah Phillips, perform their politically charged combinati...
Silvie Paladino O Holy Night

Silvie Paladino: O Holy Night

Just in time for the festive season, Silvie Paladino – one of Australia’s most talented musical performers, has released her first full-length Christmas album O Holy Night, featuring The Royal Melbourne Philharmoni...
From Broadway to La Scala Greta Bradman, David Hobson, Lisa McCune and Teddy Tahu Rhodes

From Broadway to La Scala

Soaring with the exuberance of the great stage musicals and enriched with the passion of grand opera, From Broadway to La Scala will hit a new high note for all lovers of fine entertainment when it performs across Austra...