Monthly Archives: May 2011

Gig review: The Dandy Warhols, Enmore Theatre, 29/5/2011

All Dandys shows should come with a disclaimer: choose your own ending. Pick whether you want to leave on the ultimate high, or the unfortunate, outstayed the welcome but saved it with the last song high.

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Gig review: Spiritualized, Sydney Opera House, 28/5/2011

It began with that all too familiar female voice, saying the unforgettable words: “Ladies and gentlemen, we are floating in space.” Everything to follow was as close to perfection as a live performance recreating a seminal album can attempt to … Continue reading

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Record review: The Antlers, Burst Apart

The one word employed by all to describe The Antlers’ breakthrough 2009 concept record Hospice was ‘cathartic.’ Burst Apart carries on the tradition of heart rendering lyricism and soundscapes, focusing less on an interweaving narrative and more on densely textured … Continue reading

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