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Fringe World's Sunday Club

So we've received about 1000+ emails about Fringe World and there is a heap of stuff in there. We couldn't however shy away from a portion that we...

Daphne

“Daphne”: that name always makes me think of two things - 'pretty white girls wearing lace on a riverbank', which is also a line from an ...

Pizza Hut's new Vegemite stuffed crust pizza

Pizza Hut introduced their 'stuffed crust pizza' in the mid nineties and for a solid decade they kept their stuffed crusts simple, lining the edge of...

The Theory of Everything

There's a time and a place for an against-all-odds biopic, and the life of a famous physicist/cultural icon is – against all odds – a good place to start...

Maxine Beneba Clarke, 'Foreign Soil'

Maxine Beneba Clarke is an Australian poet, essayist and author from an Afro-Carribean background. With Foreign Soil she's produced a debut of collection...

Twerps, 'Range Anxiety'

The other week I declared that indie rock was dead. I was, of course, talking shit. As long as the image of the lovesick articulate outsider remains appealin...

Chips On Chips

If you don’t like chips, DO NOT read on. This article has nothing in it that is not chip related. It’s about chips on chips: the highbrow activity of putting...

A YouTube mixtape by Marlon Williams

New Zealand-born songbird Marlon Williams is garnering a reputation for leaving audiences in a bit of a stupor, thanks to his uniquely sombre and nostalgic s...

Mister Saturday Night (with Rok Riley and Andrew Sin...

The Bakery felt the heat on Saturday night with the Good Company and {MOVE} fellas hosting NYC's Mister Saturday Night. Technically the venue was called ...

Wild

Within the early minutes of Wild protagonist Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) pulls a Hank Scorpio and says goodbye to her shoe. Strayed is hiking North Am...

The Other Side

Heaps of people have started doing one great thing - venturing into a new field, and operating a disaster. With that in mind I am glad to broadcast to you th...

The Blackmail Offline issue #3

The Blackmail have been pairing cultural luminaries since their inception in 2009, first as a monthly online magazine and graduating to a paperback released ...

Pond, 'Man, It Feels Like Space Again'

Due to work commitments and a niggling chest infection I am yet to get stoned out of my mind and listen to Man, It Feels Like Space Again. But you what? The ...

Birdman

Fame, art, spotlight, performance and magical realism - that's what we talk about when we talk about Birdman, the unique summer dazzler from director Ale...

Bubble O'Bill print bike shorts

Bubble O'Bills are the greatest ice cream you can pull out of the milk bar freezer. Screw Magnums or Drumsticks, pink cowboy-shaped ice cream is where it...

Cider Spiders

If you're looking for a drink to define the summer, here it is in all its foamy glory. It's the 'Cider Spider'. Cider is best in summer. Ice ...

Mountain & Moon

Occasionally you'll find your life's passion in some who-woulda-thought places. For local gal Audrey Allen that gemstone moment came whilst travellin...

Drop Death Disco

The team behind Lad & Lass Clothing threw a party of epic proportions. The Freo-bound secret location hosted some of Perth's finest up-and-coming ban...

MONA FOMA 2015 Tops and Bottoms

Tops Swans going back in time and enlisting an actual viking to play percussion for them. Watching Beijing artist Li Binyaun destroy 250 hammers one-by-one...

The Thousands presents Client Liaison tour and exclu...

Smooth movers Client Liaison have just announced an Australian tour — and we're presenting it! Their live performance is hotter than Daryl Braithwaite c....

Omar Souleyman makes us a mix of his favourite femal...

Wedding-singer-turned-global-phenomenon Omar Souleyman has spent the last few years enlightening Western audiences about the profound joy of getting down to ...

A mixtape by the Coathangers

Atlanta punks The Coathangers have just put out a stomping new record called Suck My Shirt and are touring this wide brown land of ours. Good golly these lad...

Kelly Link 'Get in Trouble'

Nobody writes stories like Kelly Link. Sure, you can trace her twistedly funny, darkly strange tales back to Margaret Atwood and Jorge Luis Borges, but a qui...

Sunday Ganim's blankets for adults

Melbourne-based textile designer Sunday Ganim has the right idea; stylish blankets made for wearing around the house, in the park, or just walking down the s...

Pizza Towels

Summer just got a whole lot greasier. I've been following the long journey of Pizza Towels for almost two years, ever since Grant Barnes, owner of the D...

South Beach Cycles

Everyone’s neighbourhood has that old abandoned place. For anyone who frequents South Fremantle it’s quite likely the first place that pops to mind is what w...

Chelsea Hopper, 'Chelsea Stories'

Sometimes talented folks are just so switched on that they need to pull the ripcord on Perth and bail over to Melbs to do some temp work and hit up Pony-come...

Illustrated Calendars 2015 by Amber Fresh

There is no doubt Amber Fresh is one of those supremely talented people of this town, if the name isn't familiar then you might have heard her tunes as R...