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MOVIE REVIEW: MEMORY – THE ORGINS OF ALIEN (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival)

MOVIE REVIEW: MEMORY – THE ORGINS OF ALIEN (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival)

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: MEMORY – THE ORGINS OF ALIEN (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival) Directed by Alexandre O Philippe Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 77% If ever a film deserved a deep analysis of its roots, it is Ridley Scott’s Alien, released in 1979. Written by Dan O’Bannon, the story of a relentless alien creature […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: THE GREAT BUSTER (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival)

MOVIE REVIEW: THE GREAT BUSTER (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival)

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: THE GREAT BUSTER (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival) Written & directed by Peter Bogdanovich Starring Peter Bogdanovich, Buster Keaton Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 100% I have to admit that I cannot recall ever watching a full Buster Keaton movie. For the record, yes, I am suitably ashamed and will endeavour to […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: TUMBBAD (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival)

MOVIE REVIEW: TUMBBAD (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival)

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: TUMBBAD (Screening as part of Revelation Film Festival) Directed by Rahi Anil Barve with Creative Director Anand Gandhi & co-director Adesh Prasad Written by Mitesh Shah, Adesh Prasad, Rahi Anil Barve & Anand Gandhi Starring Sohum Shah, Jyoti Malshe, Anita Date, Ronjini Chakraborty, Deepak Damle Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 84% Imagine a God […]

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BLURAY: THE INVISIBLE MAN’S REVENGE

BLURAY: THE INVISIBLE MAN’S REVENGE

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

BLURAY: THE INVISIBLE MAN’S REVENGE Shock Entertainment, September 2018 Written by Bertram Millhauser & H G Wells Directed by Ford Beebe Starring Jon Hall, John Carradine, Leon Errol Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 52% Filmed eleven years after Claude Raines’ excellent 1933 turn on The Invisible Man, this one fails dismally to live up to the […]

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BLURAY: LIFE

BLURAY: LIFE

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

BLURAY: LIFE Shock Entertainment, September 2018 Written by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone Directed by Ted Demme Starring Eddie Murphy & Martin Lawrence Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 67% Eddie Murphy’s main problem is self-indulgence – as evidenced by the likes of Norbit and the Dr Doolittle and Nutty Professor films, which never came close to […]

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BLURAY: THE GUARDIAN

BLURAY: THE GUARDIAN

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

BLURAY: THE GUARDIAN Shock Entertainment, June 2018 Written by Dan Greenburg, Stephen Volk & William Friedkin Directed by William Friedkin Starring Jenny Seagrove, Dwier Brown, Carey Lowell Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 57% William Friedkin made his mark with The Exorcist, Cruising and To Live & Die In L.A., all gritty, highly original and striking films. […]

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A QUICK DOZEN with DEVYN JUPP & JACKSON MACLEOD of SHANGRILA

A QUICK DOZEN with DEVYN JUPP & JACKSON MACLEOD of SHANGRILA

| 10 September 2019 | Reply

A QUICK DOZEN with DEVYN JUPP & JACKSON MACLEOD of SHANGRILA By Shane Pinnegar According to a recent press release, Perth’s WAM song of the year nominees Shangrila have made an impassioned return for 2019. Bursting forth from the melodic alt-rock territory they’ve been making themselves more than comfortable and renowned within since the release […]

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WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM AUSTRALIAN TOUR NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2019

WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM AUSTRALIAN TOUR NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2019

| 9 September 2019 | Reply

WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM AUSTRALIAN TOUR NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2019 The Black Metal of WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM is the sound of roaring Heathen fires on Beltane and cold rivers rushing down from the mountains. They are considered one of the most potent and highly regarded bands in heavy metal today. Thrice Woven, […]

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THEATRE REVIEW: THE BOOK OF MORMON

THEATRE REVIEW: THE BOOK OF MORMON

| 6 September 2019 | Reply

THEATRE REVIEW: THE BOOK OF MORMON Crown Theatre, Perth – 5 September, 2019 Starring Blake Bowden, Nyk Bielak, Tigist Strode, Tyson Jennette, Joel Granger Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 100% The Book Of Mormon has been wowing – and I mean WOWING – crowds around the world for the better part of a decade now, with […]

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Thirsty Merc release first ever Live! album and announce National tour

Thirsty Merc release first ever Live! album and announce National tour

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

Thirsty Merc release first ever Live! album and announce National tour With Spring in the air and summer(time) just around the corner, Thirsty Merc are heralding in the warm weather with a live album release and run of shows commencing on 5 October in Albury. Thirsty Merc Live! is the band’s first ever live album […]

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JAMES REYNE TO CELEBRATE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF BOYS LIGHT UP WITH NATIONAL TOUR

JAMES REYNE TO CELEBRATE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF BOYS LIGHT UP WITH NATIONAL TOUR

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

JAMES REYNE TO CELEBRATE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF BOYS LIGHT UP WITH NATIONAL TOUR NATIONAL TOUR DATES CONFIRMED FOR OCTOBER / NOVEMBER 2020 THE BOYS LIGHT UP, one of Australian Crawl’s most loved songs, will turn the big 4-0 in 2020 and to celebrate, James Reyne will tour the nation paying homage to this enduring tune. […]

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WACKEN METAL BATTLE HEADS TO AUSTRALIA FOR THE FIRST TIME! BAND SUBMISSIONS OPEN!

WACKEN METAL BATTLE HEADS TO AUSTRALIA FOR THE FIRST TIME! BAND SUBMISSIONS OPEN!

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

WACKEN METAL BATTLE HEADS TO AUSTRALIA FOR THE FIRST TIME! BAND SUBMISSIONS OPEN! The world’s biggest heavy metal battle of the bands is coming to Australia for the first time ever! The legendary Wacken Metal Battle will be making it’s triumphant debut in the great southern land, giving unsigned Australian metal acts the opportunity to […]

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BLUES AT BRIDGETOWN 2019 SECOND ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT

BLUES AT BRIDGETOWN 2019 SECOND ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

BLUES AT BRIDGETOWN 2019 SECOND ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT The scent of spring is in the air and with it comes a hint of good times to come. Among them is WA’s favourite springtime musical escape, Blues at Bridgetown, and it gives us great pleasure to announce the second round of artists bringing their goodness for a […]

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WA MUSIC WAMCON AND WAMFEST ANNOUNCED

WA MUSIC WAMCON AND WAMFEST ANNOUNCED

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

WA MUSIC WAMCON AND WAMFEST ANNOUNCED 2019 PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE WAMFEST PRESENTED BY ACT-BELONG-COMMIT PERTH CITY & NORTHBRIDGE | FRIDAY 1ST & SATURDAY 2ND NOVEMBER MULTIPLE STAGES & VENUES – ALL FREE ENTRY One of the world’s largest celebrations of local original music, WAMFest presented by Act-Belong-Commit, returns in November for another multi-day feast of non-stop […]

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NAIDOC Music Awards to celebrate indigenous talent in Fremantle this weekend

NAIDOC Music Awards to celebrate indigenous talent in Fremantle this weekend

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

NAIDOC Music Awards to celebrate indigenous talent in Fremantle this weekend The NAIDOC Music Awards has been developed to recognise the importance of awarding our talented indigenous musicians across nine different categories that will see even unrecorded artists acknowledged for their talent: Best Song Best Album The Jason Bartlett Award for Best Vocalist Best Male […]

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The Floors New Album “Come Unstuck” is Out Now, Album Launch September 13th at Mojo’s Freo

The Floors New Album “Come Unstuck” is Out Now, Album Launch September 13th at Mojo’s Freo

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

The Floors New Album “Come Unstuck” is Out Now, Album Launch September 13th at Mojo’s Freo First release tickets sold out in just hours. Second release selling fast The Floors Third studio album “Come Unstuck” is released today, showcasing yet another floor thumping, chest tearing work for the band who speak about how the album […]

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John Butler to appear at Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival

John Butler to appear at Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

John Butler to appear at Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival Set in Margaret River – well known for its wine and fine arts – Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival is launching 11-13 October 2019. This one-of-a-kind event will attract guitar makers, distributors, players and enthusiasts from around the country to Margaret […]

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AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS UNVEILS 2019 CONCERT PERFORMERS, PROGRAM & KEYNOTE SPEAKER

AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS UNVEILS 2019 CONCERT PERFORMERS, PROGRAM & KEYNOTE SPEAKER

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS UNVEILS 2019 CONCERT PERFORMERS, PROGRAM & KEYNOTE SPEAKER OCTOBER EVENT TO SHOWCASE DIVERSITY AND TALENT, FEATURING RENÉE GEYER, KATIE NOONAN, CLARE BOWDITCH, MELINDA SCHNEIDER, NGAIIRE, KAYLAH TRUTH, CHERYL BARKER AND MORE With the countdown well and truly on for the 2019 Australian Women in Music Awards, the event has begun […]

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RANDY NEWMAN ANNOUNCES ‘AN EVENING WITH RANDY NEWMAN’ IN SUPPORT OF ACCLAIMED DARK MATTER ALBUM

RANDY NEWMAN ANNOUNCES ‘AN EVENING WITH RANDY NEWMAN’ IN SUPPORT OF ACCLAIMED DARK MATTER ALBUM

| 3 September 2019 | Reply

RANDY NEWMAN ANNOUNCES ‘AN EVENING WITH RANDY NEWMAN’ IN SUPPORT OF ACCLAIMED DARK MATTER ALBUM “Few songwriters can cut to the quick the way Newman does. He remains a great American songbook unto himself.” – Guardian “In Newman’s best music he leaves you wondering where you stand, what you think, what you believe, how the […]

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MARTIN BARRE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF JETHRO TULL IN NOVEMBER 2019

MARTIN BARRE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF JETHRO TULL IN NOVEMBER 2019

| 2 September 2019 | Reply

MARTIN BARRE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF JETHRO TULL IN NOVEMBER 2019 International guitar legend’s first solo tour of Australia SYDNEY Factory Theatre WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 20 NEWCASTLE Small Ballroom THURSDAY NOVEMBER 21 BLUE MOUNTAINS Blue Mountains Theatre FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22 BRISBANE The Zoo SUNDAY NOVEMBER 24 MELBOURNE Memo WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 27 MELBOURNE The Corner THURSDAY NOVEMBER […]

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