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Semi-Decent Fundraiser (with Mining Tax, Solar Barge...

New fortnightly street press/zine Semi-Decent held a little fundraiser over the weekend at Good Company Records. The result saw local bands Mining Tax, Solar...

Chu Bakery

Genius – open a bakery facing the William Street side of Hyde Park. Seriously, the deli that's been on the corner opposite Hyde Park has existed for 100 ...

Lawrence English: 15 Years In The Night Of The Wilde...

Lawrence English, composer, artist, and genius behind experimental label Room40, is celebrating 15 years of bringing glorious sounds to the masses. Room40 wi...

You're reading this in the enemy's playground – an i...

Lydia Lunch is one of the world's truest badasses. For nearly 40 years she's worked across music, poetry, film and art – travelling, collaborating an...

Bahasa Malay, 'Balkans'

“The thing I really like about Perth is the really, really unique characters.” Andrew Sinclair from Good Company Records said this recently in a ...

lé Club X with Antal & Murat Tepeli

Good Company, The Monarchy and Move returned to Connies with the 10th lé Club! Of course the dudes took it to the next level, hosting Rush Hour's Antal a...

Camp Doogs 2015: Launch Video

Camp Doogs is creeping up on us once again. It's the third consecutive year for the festival and in a business sense this one is make-or-break. Of co...

'Thank God For My Body' is one of the most compellin...

Thank God for My Body is Lehmann B Smith's sixth album. This is a pretty remarkable feat considering how – in classic Melbourne style – he divides his ti...

Sometimes ear-grafted rats give sound advice

Advice Comics is an online advice column where readers' questions or worries are tackled by the creations of some of Australia's best underground com...

Ribs & Burgers

Back at 140 William, again. Tried to avoid this for so long but a midweek night out with the crew led easily into the meat-eater heaven of the succinctly tit...

Noap Studio Winter '15

The wilderness – it's almost ridiculous how cinematic it is compared to the suburbs. Club nights and trying to make some $$ usually see a lack of adventu...

Kuwaii 'Microcosm' SS15/16

Kuwaii's latest Spring/Summer collection 'Microcosm' is a clever homage to plant cells under a microscope. Designer Kristy Barber, in collaborati...

Jack Rabbit Slim's Launch

It's open! Who would thought you'd end up on Aberdeen again… or even for a first time? JMSN, Koi Child and Dream Rimmy took to the stage. Let ...

Soggybones Perth

Purveyors of Filth – that's the A-grade tagline representing Soggybones. If you haven't come across Soggybones before you should know that the brand ...

Robin Sharee is totally psychic

I worry, yaknow? My family, my hare-brained small business, my DOA love life. The trouble is that none of these worries are crippling enough to warrant treat...

Pet People issue 01

Pet People is a Swedish magazine that profiles people and their pets. It's adorable, it's beautifully photographed, and it's channelling a heart-...

Raw by Chris

Carlisle – the most unlikely of suburban hosts to house Perth's latest raw food café. Raw by Chris is by no means new – Chris has been selling her delici...

GC & GWC invites Sui Zhen

Record hustlers Good Company and fashionistas Girls Who Chat teamed up to bring one of Melbourne's best pop performers of right now - Sui Zhen. Sui playe...

Blundstone Urbans

Blundstones. Your dad wore them when he taught you how to ride your bike (aka pushed you into a wood pile). The chef that smokes your bacon wears them. You w...

The Huxtaburger Book

Making the annual party trip to Melbourne always has guarantee's; 1. The casual celebrity spotto, the latest featuring Rose Byrne, 2. Hearing Melb locals...

Stampede Gelato

Sometimes when you're feeling unsatisfied the best advice comes from disco-funk outfit Ashford & Simpson – get up and do something. That's precis...

An interview with Thomas Rennie

When my friend Thomas Rennie’s dad Andrew passed away in 2012, he decided he was going to make a solo road trip around North and Central America on a motorbi...

Harvest Clay

Lisa Benny lives in Tugun on the Gold Coast, where she throws heavy, durable stonewear clay by hand, dries it, and fires it in her own kiln to create the tac...

Chocolate Jesus 4th of July Party

Red, white and blue! So many celebrated the US-of-Ayye on the West Coast (of Australia) at Chocolate Jesus over the weekend. Groovin' with a Bud' was...

Homegirl zine, issue one

Ingrid Kesa’s Homegirl opens on part of a quote by Drake (AKA Jesus 2.0) – “live without pretending”. The whole quote, which he posted to Twitter a few years...

Take a peek inside the Two Thousand Apartment

Last month the 2T team opened an apartment, a two bedroom space in Paddington above Alpha60. Everything inside the apartment was curated by them - the furnit...

Emlyn Johnson, 'Quendlandian'

Emlyn Johnson knocks out the hits like a teenager knocking out their first fifty mazzes. Easily! And almost in secret usually. When he emerges with those h...

We went to Sizzler one last time so you don't have to.

“So why is this place closing down?… Did everyone just get smorgasBORED of Sizzler?” - just one of the many lols my dining companion says to me as we walk in...