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Sex Tape

Politicians and outraged conservative fuddie duddies are wasting their energy pointing at Frozen, queers on the telly and teaching in schools for pushing a h...

A shoegaze mixtape by Lowtide

Ahhh shoegaze. Rest with your skull in a comfortable place, let it drift through your body and mind like a reverb-heavy cloud, always with a storm threatenin...

PUBLIC Urban Art Walks

Not-for-profit crew FORM snagged 45 of the best urban and digital artists from every pocket of the globe back in April and filled 30 ol’ brick and mortar wal...

Woolio Knits

Beanies are the essence of winter. The most important of all accessories from a health standpoint (extremities be warm) and made of wintery materials, often ...

An interview with Alejandro Jodorowsky

Cult filmmaker and spiritual guru Alejandro Jodorowsky is having a resurgent cultural moment. Known for his esoteric movie classics El Topo and The Holy Moun...

P.A.M. x Crumpler Bags

A bag made from the same thing as a yacht sail that also doubles as an Art. Yeah they did. P.A.M. continue their collaboration with Crumpler in the form of a...

Liam Pieper, 'The Feel Good Hit of The Year'

There’s something hugely reassuring about a stranger’s misfortune. Like, sure, adolescence was lonely, but few of us ever had to ride a pushbike to an addict...

Doctopus, 'Wobbegong'

Somehow I was lucky enough to be at Doctopus's first show – one of the only people over the age of 11 to witness it – at a Nedlands after school day care...

Arro Home

Because being Melbourne's most popular graphic designer, mum, and all-round awesome champion wasn't enough for her, Beci Orpin has also gone and star...

Ka'ribbean Corner

Before you're paying taxes there's a Hollywood dream lingering inside that makes you want to pull a Clooney-Pitt style heist then split to the Caribb...

Motel Six

Driving down to Motel Six saw sweat driven moves that dripped between sliced pineapple '00 classics and future guava rhythms.

Westons Barbershop

The slashie is so ubiquitous now that even PerthNow are wise to the wonder that is the full-time multitasker. Considering he drops records at the pace Clive ...

Hot bacon smoker

A smoker is one of those items that implies an extravagant life. Oh no. Really it’s a means to preserve and flavor the world around you in new and exciting w...

Scandinavian Film Festival Guide for the Disorganised

Clogs? Tick. Pinterest board of mid-century Danish furniture you can't afford? Tick. Weakness for mulled wine aka glögg/gløgg/glögi? Tick. A weird obsess...

The School of Life Perth Pop-Up

Unless you are striving on your own endeavors to read the Power of Now or are a subscriber to New Philosopher, your existential quota is most likely made up ...

How to nail Christmas in July

Christmas in Australia might be the most obvious example of our ingrained desire to be wholesome American sitcom families fighting against the natural limita...

Hysteria Mag #4

Recently I was listening to a podcast with pro skater Alex Olson (with whom I am minor league obsessed), where he commented that young skateboarders today do...

Guerre, 'Ex Nihilo'

When you've been waiting for something for a while, sometimes you wait so long that you forget, or sometimes you get so annoyed that you don't really...

Natasha Khan (Bat For Lashes) for YMC

Natasha Khan is a delight. YMC is a delight. The two, both hailing from the UK, have spoken of a mutual appreciation for one another so it's only right t...

A mixtape by Tuff Sherm

We first met Tuff Sherm when he was wearing his Dro Carey name badge. His real name is Eugene Hector and he makes this kind of music that can simply be descr...

Pitz Bodyboard Culture

It's hard to go past a sport where you don't even have to get up while doing it. Bodyboarders are the chillest members of the waterworld – prone and ...

Sugar & Nice

Perth's Internet baking Queen Marnee, aka Made By Marnee has been tantalizing us poor schmucks with her rainbow cakes and donut macrons for the past year...

Death Is Not the End: The Art of Alexander Heir

Alexander Heir is more than just a ‘punk artist’. The Brooklyn illustrator is also a silk screener, musician and clothing brand owner. But he’s best known fo...

Winterland

Being part of the generation brought up with the attitude of 'you can be whatever you want to be' sometimes has its advantages - it makes go-getters ...

Perth Revelation Film Festival 2014

The opening night of Revelation Film Festival was on Thursday. Sporting the first screening of the festival being Under The Skin, one of the films in our top...

Calvary

If you had just seven days left to live, would you quit your job and turn into one of those bucket list assholes? Probably. Chances are you'd at least re...

HTRK x PAGEANT interview

Melbourne fashion label PAGEANT have collaborated with noise-rockers HTRK to produce a capsule collection to coincide with their latest album Psychic 9-5 Clu...

Ichi Knee

Not since some legend started writing people's names on grains of rice and inserting them into clear necklace pendants full of coloured liquid have I wan...