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MOVIE REVIEW: THE SEAGULL

MOVIE REVIEW: THE SEAGULL

| 20 October 2018 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: THE SEAGULL Written by Anton Chekhov Screenplay by Stephen Karam Directed by Michael Mayer Starring Annette Benning, Saoirse Ronan, Corey Stoll, Elisabeth Moss, Billy Howle, Brian Dennehy Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 6 ½ /10 There’s a lot to like in this latest adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s 1896 play, but unfortunately most of it […]

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COOKBOOK: BAKELAND by Marit Hovland

COOKBOOK: BAKELAND by Marit Hovland

| 20 October 2018 | Reply

COOKBOOK: BAKELAND by Marit Hovland Greystone Books July 2018 Hardcover, $44.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Cookbook 10/10 At the risk of sounding over-privileged, when one gets a lot of cookbooks come through for review, most of them tend to blur into a bland, generic mid-range where inspiration and innovation rarely visits.       So […]

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COOKBOOK: MAZI – Modern Greek Food by Christina Mouratoglou and Adrien Carré

COOKBOOK: MAZI – Modern Greek Food by Christina Mouratoglou and Adrien Carré

| 20 October 2018 | Reply

COOKBOOK: MAZI – Modern Greek Food by Christina Mouratoglou and Adrien Carré Octopus Publishing Group March 2018 Hardcover, $39.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Cookbook 7 ½ /10 When Mazi restaurant opened in London in 2012 there were precious few Greek restaurants offering any kind of innovative take on Greek cuisine, but they soon enticed a […]

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COOKBOOK: SOUK by Nadia Zerouali & Merijn Tol

COOKBOOK: SOUK by Nadia Zerouali & Merijn Tol

| 20 October 2018 | Reply

COOKBOOK: SOUK by Nadia Zerouali & Merijn Tol Simon & Schuster Australia April 2018 Hardcover, $49.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Cookbook 8/10 Reviewing cookbooks when you’re on a diet is a horrible idea – but here we are. Subtitled Feasting At The Mezze Table, Souk is a celebration of the Middle Eastern equivalent of tapas […]

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LIVE: TAYLOR SWIFT – Perth, 19 October, 2018

LIVE: TAYLOR SWIFT – Perth, 19 October, 2018

| 20 October 2018 | Reply

LIVE: TAYLOR SWIFT – Perth, 19 October, 2018 Optus Stadium, Perth, Western Australia Reviewed by Trulie & Tia Pinnegar Photography by Damien Crocker  After skipping Perth on her 1989 tour in 2015, Taylor Swift’s return, this time playing the new and enormous Optus Stadium, meant pure excitement for her legions of fans, all 50,900 of […]

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BOOK: THE CROWN: THE INSIDE HISTORY by Robert Lacey

BOOK: THE CROWN: THE INSIDE HISTORY by Robert Lacey

| 19 October 2018 | Reply

BOOK: THE CROWN: THE INSIDE HISTORY by Robert Lacey Allen & Unwin November 2017 Hardcover, $39.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Hardcover, TV tie-in, biography 10/10 In this official companion piece to the first series of Netflix original series The Crown, royal biographer Robert Lacey picks apart each episode, illuminating the real history being practically every […]

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BOOK: YOUR SECOND LIFE BEGINS WHEN YOU REALISE YOU ONLY HAVE ONE by Raphaëlle Giordano

BOOK: YOUR SECOND LIFE BEGINS WHEN YOU REALISE YOU ONLY HAVE ONE by Raphaëlle Giordano

| 19 October 2018 | Reply

BOOK: YOUR SECOND LIFE BEGINS WHEN YOU REALISE YOU ONLY HAVE ONE by Raphaëlle Giordano Penguin Random House July 2018 Hardcover, $29.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Self-help/ Fiction 10/10 In the spirit of Sophie’s World, The Alchemist and other novelised self-help books comes Raphaëlle Giordano’s wonderful Your Second Life Begins When you Realise You Only […]

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BOOK: SABRINA by Nick Drnaso

BOOK: SABRINA by Nick Drnaso

| 19 October 2018 | Reply

BOOK: SABRINA by Nick Drnaso Granta July 2018 Hardcover, $32.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Graphic Novel 8/10 We live in strange, disturbing times. The internet – the greatest explosion of knowledge sharing seen in our species existence, has turned in on itself to create a plethora of people who wilfully ignore facts and instead choose […]

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INTERVIEW: FRANK SIDORIS, THE CONSPIRATORS – October 2018

INTERVIEW: FRANK SIDORIS, THE CONSPIRATORS – October 2018

| 19 October 2018 | Reply

INTERVIEW: FRANK SIDORIS, THE CONSPIRATORS – October 2018 By Shane Pinnegar Heading back to Australia in February with Slash, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, Las Vegas native Frank Sidoris says that despite the sarcasm inherent in the name of the band’s new album, he really is Living The Dream. “Yeah, I’m glad that you knew […]

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Slash Ft Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators Touring Australia & New Zealand 2019!

Slash Ft Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators Touring Australia & New Zealand 2019!

| 19 October 2018 | Reply

Slash Ft Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators Touring Australia & New Zealand 2019! Grammy Award-winning, American rock guitarist Slash returns to Australian shores in January/February 2019 with Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators in tow. The Australian Tour will support the release of Slash’s fourth solo album, Living The Dream released on Slash’s own label Snakepit […]

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Sexual Assault Resource Centre BENEFIT CONCERT announced for Fremantle

Sexual Assault Resource Centre BENEFIT CONCERT announced for Fremantle

| 18 October 2018 | Reply

Sexual Assault Resource Centre BENEFIT CONCERT announced for Fremantle A benefit for Sexual Assault Resource Centre Featuring Felicity Groom, Moonlighter, Dan Howls, Sealamb, Pukka (DJ) A massive lineup of local bands have put together put together a special benefit show for S.A.R.C (Sexual Assault Resource Centre). These people are an amazing agency that support victims […]

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LIVE: FOREIGNER ORCHESTRAL – Perth, 16 Oct 2018

LIVE: FOREIGNER ORCHESTRAL – Perth, 16 Oct 2018

| 18 October 2018 | Reply

LIVE: FOREIGNER ORCHESTRAL – Perth, 16 Oct 2018 Riverside Theatre, Perth, Western Australia Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Photography by Damien Crocker “I want you to have a good time. I want you to feel free to get out of your mother fucking seats – let’s rock this place!” said lead singer Kelly Hansen in an […]

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LIVE: THE PRETTY THINGS with DATURA4 and The Rockin’ Hendys – Perth, 14 Oct 2018

LIVE: THE PRETTY THINGS with DATURA4 and The Rockin’ Hendys – Perth, 14 Oct 2018

| 18 October 2018 | Reply

LIVE: THE PRETTY THINGS with DATURA4 and The Rockin’ Hendys – Perth, 14 Oct 2018 The Charles Hotel, Perth, Western Australia Photography by Damian Crocker Cult R&B legends The Pretty Things made their first and last visit to Perth on their final world tour with support from local boogie merchants Datura4 and The Rockin’ Hendys. […]

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Support Act fundraising campaign for Ausmusic T-Shirt Day

Support Act fundraising campaign for Ausmusic T-Shirt Day

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

Support Act fundraising campaign for Ausmusic T-Shirt Day Support Act is appealing to all those who love Australian music – and who care about the people who make it – to join them on Friday 16 November for Ausmusic T-Shirt Day to raise funds for artists and music workers who are experiencing financial hardship, ill […]

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IAN MOSS ANNOUNCES NEW REGIONAL SOLO ACOUSTIC SHOWS!

IAN MOSS ANNOUNCES NEW REGIONAL SOLO ACOUSTIC SHOWS!

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

IAN MOSS ANNOUNCES NEW REGIONAL SOLO ACOUSTIC SHOWS! After sold out shows across Australia, guitar and rock legend Ian Moss has added more dates to his National Solo Intimate and Acoustic Regional Tour in 2019 including wrapping up the tour with a special show in his home town of Alice Springs. Respected as one of […]

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BRYAN FERRY RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA IN FEB & MAR 2019 WITH I’M TALKING, DIED PRETTY AND MODELS

BRYAN FERRY RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA IN FEB & MAR 2019 WITH I’M TALKING, DIED PRETTY AND MODELS

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

BRYAN FERRY RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA IN FEB & MAR 2019 WITH I’M TALKING, DIED PRETTY AND MODELS Since the release of his first record with Roxy Music in 1972, BRYAN FERRY has been internationally acclaimed as one of the most innovative and stylish musicians, songwriters and singers to emerge in pop and rock music. With […]

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THE MAGIC NUMBERS ANNOUNCE 2019 AUSTRALIAN TOUR & NEW ALBUM ‘OUTSIDERS’

THE MAGIC NUMBERS ANNOUNCE 2019 AUSTRALIAN TOUR & NEW ALBUM ‘OUTSIDERS’

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

THE MAGIC NUMBERS ANNOUNCE 2019 AUSTRALIAN TOUR & NEW ALBUM ‘OUTSIDERS’ UK indie royalty The Magic Numbers return to Australia for the first time since their 2010 Splendour in the Grass appearance and 2006 Big Day Out tour. Their critically acclaimed album ‘Outsiders’ will also be released in Australia for the first time on Friday, […]

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Nick Cave brings CONVERSATIONS WITH NICK CAVE speaking events to Australia & New Zealand

Nick Cave brings CONVERSATIONS WITH NICK CAVE speaking events to Australia & New Zealand

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

Nick Cave brings CONVERSATIONS WITH NICK CAVE speaking events to Australia & New Zealand Earlier this year in the US and Ireland, Nick Cave debuted a series of speaking events combining music and open discussion with the audience.Cave now brings these special evenings to Australia & New Zealand, where he will take questions from the […]

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EMINEM IS TOURING AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND IN 2019!

EMINEM IS TOURING AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND IN 2019!

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

EMINEM IS TOURING AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND IN 2019! The wait is finally over! Eminem will grace our shores for four massive Australian stadium shows in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and for the very first time Perth in February 2019. Eminem will also travel to New Zealand performing for the first time in Wellington in March […]

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MICK THOMAS’ ROVING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES NEW EP & CHRISTMAS 2018 DATES

MICK THOMAS’ ROVING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES NEW EP & CHRISTMAS 2018 DATES

| 17 October 2018 | Reply

MICK THOMAS’ ROVING COMMISSION – NEW VIDEO, EP & CHRISTMAS 2018 DATES Treasured Australian alt-folk outlier Mick Thomas and his band The Roving Commission have just announced the new EP Boxing Day Drive, and his traditional string of pre-Christmas dates across the country. From the forthcoming EP, the single of the same name is out […]

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