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Christmas lunch debate: Vegans vs Carnivores

For me, Christmas Day is just an excuse to eat as much ham as possible, while still leaving enough room to be able to eat leftover ham on toast for at least ...

The Thousands' Christmas Day survival guide

It's the most wonderful time of the year - for intrusive questions about your love life, airing of family laundry, and abrupt conversational transitions ...

A YouTube playlist by Twerps

Twerps are about to launch into an extensive American and Canadian tour, now with Gus Lord (of The Stevens and Boomgates) on bass. Before they do, and in ant...

Holly Childs, 'Danklands'

Some luddites aren't against technology, just the human use of it (guns don't kill people etc). Holly Childs, far from a luddite, would argue differe...

Willie Wagtail

It's really hard to get a good coffee in the city. There are a few places around but they still don't get the full admiration they deserve, even so t...

Probably the greatest Christmas giveaway of all time

What's the best bit about Christmas? Is it getting daytime drunk with your distant relatives or shovelling leftover ham into your mouth from your parents...

An A-Z Christmas gift guide mostly under $50

A - Alarm Clock iPhone dock ($55) It's a little kitschy but we're into it. Dad's gonna love it (or not get it). B - Boob pillowcase by ...

'Basic Needs, Summer 2015'

Copywriter, baker and cupcake maker Bobby The Baker (AKA Bobby Ly) has been prepping Basic Needs Cookbook since 2011, way back when Julia Gillard was prime m...

A YouTube playlist by Klo

Let's all just take a minute out of our hecka days to swoon over the Melbourne-based indie electro/pop dreamboat duo that is Klo. They've knocked out...

Marfa Girl

“Prepare to visit a town you'd never want to call home” - says the blurb on a DVD of Gummo. I don't necessarily blame the poor drone tryi...

A mixtape by Factory Floor

Righto rave-ohs. Take all your clothes off. Keep the vaseline at the ready because London's Factory Floor are about to get weird. They're currently t...

Lo-Fi x Ebbets Field capsule collection

Sometimes Christmas really does come early. It hasn't even been a year yet and the Lo-Fi boys here in Perth have been hustling some of the finest collect...

Yardstock 6.0

Yardstock 6.0 was on the weekend and this time round it took over the streets of Fremantle. Good vibes pulsed all day and all night long with bands like Eras...

Wireheads, 'Country Space Junk'

Following on from their debut LP 'The Late Great Wireheads', released earlier this year, the ever-working, ever-evolving Wireheads return with their ...

A YouTube playlist by Andras Fox

Andras & Oscar are getting ready to tour their latest release Cafe Romantica around this sunburnt country of ours. With summer hanging heavy in the air, ...

Lonely

It's about that time of year when the freezer is exclusively stacked with icy poles. Unlike the advertised summer of slo-mo, sexy volleyball soft drink c...

The Green Prince

The premise is just about as unlikely as they come – Palestinian turned Israeli informant and political refugee. Nadav Schirman's documentary The Green P...

Julie White, 'Straya Daze'

Most of you reading this will know exactly what this is about. We grew up in the safe snowglobe of suburbia, maybe in the country, maybe in the big city. We ...

Methods of Movement (with Tom Trago)

Netherlands spinner Tom Trago hit up the latest edition of Methods of Movement, filling out the floor with beats in a glorious smokey haze. Oh and the sung...

Jack & Jill

For the second time this year my car did the hard yards and barely made the vertical zig zag climb to Kalamunda. It was only five months ago that the car mad...

Sky High NYE 2014/15 (with Fatima, Alexander Nut, Sa...

Woah, just when you thought that New Years was shaping up to maybe being a gig or a bangin' house party this one drops – Rooftop Movies, Good Company and...

Rookie Yearbook 3

It's been just over three years since Editor-In-Chief (and life inspiration) Tavi Gevinson launched Rookie Mag, an online publication aimed at teenage gi...

Joe's Juice Joint

It's a pretty horrible feeling when the final drinks bell rings at The Bird and you were just starting to get your boogie-beer combo in full swing. If no...

Nightcrawler

Meet Lou Bloom. He's energetic, efficient and willing to go the extra mile for a job well done. He'd be handsome too, if his oversized 'sad kid p...

Liam Kenny, 'A Kenny For Your Thoughts'

Surely we all know who Liam Kenny is by now (if you don't, listen to the catchiest downer song of 2012 here). What we don't know is who he isn't,...

Christmas cards, calendars and scarves: Georgia Perr...

If Georgia Perry was a colour, she would be all of them. Her vibrant and bright style is equal to every episode of Yo Gabba Gabba! condensed into one splash ...

YEVU SS14/15

It’s back! No longer will the wind whistle through the empty halls of YEVU’s 'sold out' sign emblazoned online store. Anna Robertson, the genius crea...

Pressed Earth

Pressed Earth should be like a model for a lot of beverage companies. While I really like those juice boxes in my lunch box with that cartoon apple on them, ...