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A short interview with Doug Stanhope

Doug Stanhope's brand of dark, wry, no-bullshit comedy has seen him appear on Louie and a weekly segment on Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe, as well as...

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...

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...

What To Do When Your Precious Holiday Is Ruined

You've booked a hotel, or a cabin. You're getting out of the city. You're going to do all kinds of feel-good activities like nature walks and swi...

Makeshift

Perth Fashion Festival is on and even though there is no Alexander Wang to sit next to there is still a filled Birkin of things for you to get up to. For tho...

The School of Life: Spring Classes

You probably heard a while back that Alain de Botton’s The School of Life is due to hit Perth. Well the time has come where book lists and enrolment lines ha...

The Creatives – Workshops

Turning yourself into a Swiss Army Knife of pocket-talent skills is quickly becoming a must, as former 9 – 5 club members quit their jobs and are proclaimed ...

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...

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...

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 ...

Circó 2014: Shout Outs & Face Palms

Shout Outs: Printing the playing times on the wristbands, genius! Boogying down to Beneath at the front of the Red Rooster Stage with Rok Riley and the 420...

The Poor Loser's Guide To Wine

Wine is great, but you are broke, and no-one ever taught you your shiraz from your pinot grigio. Time to quit your twice-weekly from-the-bottle binging? HELL...

Vanishing Elephant guide to the World Cup

As one of our two favourite hosts of The Bugle, John Oliver would say, “I am both excited and extremely conflicted about it“. Protests in Brazil, alleg...

MANY 6160, Winter Weekends

If there’s anything I’ll love until the day I die – it’s ACHIEVING THINGS! It’s really fantastic when I can accomplish a whole bunch of great stuff, under on...

Cut your own hair

Hairdressers charge exorbitant sums for what usually amounts to two weeks of hat-wearing, and y'know, that ain't it. Things are dire right now, money...

CIRCO Festival Second Line Up Announcement

BOOM! CIRCO Festival have dropped their second lineup announcement, and local 'Perf' stage announcement. Added to their already killer first drop com...

State of the Art Festival

The best thing about the WA music scene is that there is literally something to please everyone. We're a very likeable, diverse, lot, eh? Which is why an...

Sports Modelling

Professional athletes are in many ways our culture's holy men; they give themselves over to a pursuit, endure great privation and pain to actualise thems...

How to have fun after the budget

If you've seen any form of social media over the last 24 hours, you might have an inkling that the budget was announced recently! Woo! It is a great time...

Live Below The Line

“World is fukt” was an ingenious summary thanks to some delightfully breezy editing at the Australian Financial Review. Let us continue to simpli...

Studios Available At Paper Mountain / Studio Open Day

Sick of working at the kitchen table? Need a kick up the butt to get your creative project going? Shared creative space Paper Mountain have studios available...

Video - StreetX & Good Shepherd Easter Weekend Block...

Local videographer Sean Finney's got chops - he took some ballin' party footage at Street X and Good Shepherd's joint the other week and made it ...

CIRCO II Festival - first acts line up announcement

Want a thought-provoking party? Wanna dance for hours THROUGH light and sound to mind-melting music, before slipping back out into the fresh air for jabberin...

Total Lunar Eclipse

These days you'd be forgiven for thinking a lunar eclipse is some kind of cosmic new breath mint. They can so easily slip by unnoticed. Lucky we're h...

Esplanade Fremantle Youth Plaza

With a recent run of artistic summer successes, Fremantle is finally beginning to shake to stigma of being 'that scary place at the end of train-line'...

The School of Life Perth Pop-Up - Volunteer Call Out

The Alain De Botton masterminded 'School of Life' is a social enterprise dedicated to developing emotional intelligence. The UK cult institution rece...

Card games that don't suck

Things are getting to look pretty grim outside. You may want to hibernate in bed with caramelised popcorn and Gilmore Girls or whatever. It's not a terri...