Articles

 

StreetX & Good Shepherd's Easter Weekend Block Party...

· April 21, 2014

You know it's gonna be a good party when you can hear it from three streets away. That was StreetX & Good Shepherd's Easter Weekend Block Party o...

Ethel & Leo

· April 21, 2014

Literally nothing is out of bounds for local label Ethel & Leo: if you can dream it, you can wear it. And you’re sure to look goddamn beautiful in it, at...

Pageant Women's ‘Fiber Optics’ AW14

· April 17, 2014

Pageant's Amanda Cumming and Kate Reynolds have had a rather eventful year. The launch of their first womenswear collection sent dozens of girls into a s...

Only Lovers Left Alive

· April 17, 2014

With the blood moon still howling somewhere in the galaxy, it was the perfect week to release Only Lovers Left Alive, Jim Jarmusch’s new beauty of a dark dre...

Yowza, 'King of Filth'

· April 17, 2014

So did you know they’re turning that empty street corner opposite the empty drycleaners into a smoke shop? Cloud9’s going to be stocking everything from ince...

Fargo

· April 17, 2014

For a state full of seemingly sunny-dispositioned people, bad things seem to happen an awful lot in Minnesota. From the opening shot of new FX series Fargo -...

Anastasia Grace

· April 17, 2014

The sight of a perfect triangle, to the true lover of geometry and form, is like seeing into the future. Or being whispered the meaning of life. Or maybe it&...

YEAH, Tinned Succulents!

· April 16, 2014

Let's be honest, you're not going to finish off that mouldy tin of tomatoes any sober night soon, so strap on waste-proof gloves, shovel the remnants...

The Black Sheep’s Guide To Easter

· April 16, 2014

Easter’s a weird holiday. If you’re not particularly religious, and have long gotten over the novelty of buying your own Crème Eggs, you'll know that the...

Hot Cross Bun Hunt - Perth's Best Hot Cross Buns

· April 15, 2014

I have never ordered ‘Fruit Toast’ on a menu, it seems like the only reason that fruit toast is on a menu is so when your ‘in-between-jobs-student-on-break-f...

Alpha60 Perth

· April 15, 2014

As a Perth girl born and bred, the first time I visited Melbourne was at the age of 21. One shop I’ll never forget visiting was Melbourne label Alpha 60, in ...

Feel The Future

· April 15, 2014

Renee Warne and Gibson Fox (the two we know from Billy Bride, in addition to - respectively - doing a million other things) have been feeling their way aroun...

'Ssex' Issue 4

· April 15, 2014

I read Ssex for the articles. And the articles are damn good! The latest issue took two years in the making and is a true labour of love for Melbourne musici...

The Souvenir Society

· April 15, 2014

What would motivate someone to design boutique gift paraphernalia? The market is already saturated. Randomly sized and off-colour buttons sewn onto recycled ...

PUBLIC Salon Opening / PUBLIC House

· April 14, 2014

Man, PUBLIC has made us really excited to be living in Perth these last couple of weeks. Waiting for a coffee lately, you look up, and there's a giant fi...

Assemble Papers

· April 14, 2014

Why should you care about Assemble Papers? Because they care about you, and they really care about future you. The parent of Assemble Papers is an architectu...

Chet Faker, 'Built On Glass'

· April 11, 2014

The first thing I wanna say is this: the next time you're drunk and sick of someone/everyone's shit, go and dance it out to '1998' - one of t...

Thai chilli with Cook-Off Champion Suwisa Phoonsang

· April 10, 2014

Chilli competitions are like a flavour rainbow: every bowl representing a strand of the spicy spectrum, all shining together for one brief moment of liquid t...

PUBLIC

· April 10, 2014

If you’ve ever looked longingly at pictures of Buenos Aires, the streetscapes littered with massive murals, whimsical painted figures, and moody graffiti; an...

BLVCK SCVLE

· April 10, 2014

Everyone knows that the only thing cooler than the cool thing is to hate on the cool thing. With the resurgence tie dye, pastel palettes and general colour a...

Any Day Now

· April 10, 2014

Parenting is the most important job in the world. Don't confuse that with the oldest job in the world, or you'll be hiring hookers to look after your...

Nun self titled album

· April 10, 2014

Nun present a dark and foreboding aesthetic that takes cold Goth, punk and electronics then filters it through synths and the scathing lyrical vision of Jenn...

B GOODS AW14

· April 10, 2014

I had a dream the other night where I was on a runway at Sydney Fashion Week and everyone was looking at me because I was a model. I felt empowered and not s...

B.Box Korean BBQ

· April 10, 2014

Been driving up Beaufort recently and noticed that abandoned odd triangular car yard corner space suddenly seems to have turned into a two-storey restaurant ...

Body Horror, 'Odd Filth'

· April 10, 2014

On their first tape, Adelaide’s Body Horror toss aside the sex-and-denim glam and freewheeling collective vibe of their live set for a barer and more viscera...

Toddy Cold Brew System

· April 10, 2014

Why hasn’t cold brew been a thing until now? This method of brewing is practically from the dark ages, drawing on the origins of coffee making before frothy ...

Cadia Belante Morph Jackpacks

· April 9, 2014

I know I've been drawing a lot of parallels between clothes and bedding lately, but leave me alone - sleep is my boyfriend and other people (read: heroes...

‘Dust and Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting’

· April 9, 2014

Collecting is often seen as an isolated pursuit, people locked away with their fixation of choice. But record collecting is actually quite communal, whether ...