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Hayley Elsaesser, 'Redneck Nostalgia'

Hayley Elsaesser is a Brisbane-bred, now Canada-based designer who's been hitting it out of the park since her grad collection. Her SS14/15 collection, &...

The Thousands Guide to Halloween

Isn't Halloween so great and also really weird? Like Hocus Pocus and Halloween H2o (<3 Jamie Curtis <3) are some of the greatest things ever to hap...

Halloween mini piñata by Kit Palaskas

Here's a guaranteed way to attain true Lord of the Lollies status this Halloween. You'll be worshipped by trick-or-treaters from far and wide when yo...

Jessilla Rogers

Jessilla Rogers' new studio space is a little hard to find. Go left down a North Melbourne side street, right into a laneway, and at a fork in the path i...

Pride

The true story that Pride is based on is really one worth telling, and to as many people as will listen. In 1984 a group called LGSM (Lesbians and Gays Suppo...

Proximity Festival Opening Celebration 2014

Three years on and Proximity Festival remains the only one-on-one performance festival of its kind. The opening night saw twelve intimate performances tailor...

Little Lefroy's

Every new establishment of late has jumped on the 'Little' bandwagon, maybe owners think it signifies that they're the local independent business...

Clique Arcade

Broadly and commercially the retail game is over. It could just be me but it is rare for a slo-mo sequence of emotions to come from anything spotted off the ...

Peter Carey, 'Amnesia'

National treasure tackles the up-to-the-minute world of hacking and leaks. Sounds promising, doesn't it? But for all its ambition, Peter Carey's new ...

Johnny's Burgers

Tucked away in downtown Canning Vale is Johnny's Burgers, known previously for serving homerun burgers out of a first-base hit venue. Now JB's has a ...

Beci Orpin, 'Make and Do'

Beci Orpin is one helluva woman. An artist, author, and designer of clothes homewares and textiles (including vibrant/vibe-y recent range Arro Home). She'...

You Beauty 'Jersey Flegg'

I like sprawling out on a mohair rug and listening to the The Wall as much as the next denim jacket wearing yahoo. But for me the punk backlash to prog rock ...

WA Beer Week 2014

The 13th annual beer week is back on in WA and it is probably a good thing you are reading this article because you might not of even noticed if your friends...

Corduroy Club, 'A Great Display of Schmukery'

In recent years, it seems that Australian hip-hop preferences have shifted on the spectrum of boom bap from commercial FIFO favorites to somewhat more ambiti...

Young George

Being a public transport bound twenty-something, it takes something pretty cool to draw me out of the built up areas of our city. Even though my fingers are ...

A mixtape by Low Life

Low Life are space punks from Sydney and Sydney punks from space. Their shows and releases are few and far between but they happen to be in Oz for Maggot Fes...

Whiplash

Alpha males are boring. Underdogs are interesting. In Whiplash, J.K. Simmons plays Fletcher, an overbearing teacher at the best music school in the U.S. who ...

Get Weird 2nd Birthday feat. Kito & Reija Lee

Boo-yah! The tiny tots of Get Weird has grown up and threw their second birthday in mega style. The crew took over Ambar for one memorable night of get-downs.

ALAS, 'Mountain of Light' pre-orders

Nowadays you never know when winter might be boiling and summer might be freezing so it a good thing ALAS's latest collection is as trans-seasonal as muc...

Thurston Moore, 'The Best Day'

Thurston I love you and it hurts to say this but Kim gets custody of my heart. I get that Sonic Youth “wasn't really surprising anymore”. I g...

Guide to Garage Sale Trail 2014

For every semi-functioning MIDI disc player at a garage sale, there is a piece of Harley Davidson merchandise c1994 that absolutely completes you and makes y...

Museum magazine

Laura and Matthew Bannister's parents must be pretty proud. Not only are their kids genuinely lovely people who hardly ever call each other names, they a...

Camp Doogs 2014: Shout Outs & Tag Outs

Camp Doogs happened over the weekend and was the second time that the now annual event has been held. The hard part prior to boarding the bus this year was t...

Rooftop Movies Summer Season 2014/2015

Summer nights are all about the Piña Coladas matched with the kickback. The team at Artrage is bringing back another summer classic, the Rooftop Movies. Once...

McKilroy

There’s something so pleasantly satisfying about stepping your life game up - looking back at where you’ve come from and how you refined yourself into a bett...

Andras & Oscar, 'Café Romantica'

Sure, we’ve all heard computer love, but considering the first steps, blushes and thrills of courting are now as likely to happen fiber-to-the-node instead o...

Kate & Abel, Perth City

Literally a year ago MANY 6160 flipped the switch on their sensors and those big ol' glass doors allowed customers to come into a somewhat semi-recovered...

House of Cards SS14/15 'Yatta'

Summer's coming and we could all use some extra cute. Lucky ultra-cool Brisbane-based label House of Cards has just dropped their SS14/15 collection, and...