Why Ásgeir turned away from the spotlight to deliver his refreshing second album, Afterglow

The Icelandic artist has found peace after being thrust onto the international stage in 2014.

This week's issue

The BRAG #710

Allday’s Speeding is an assured second album, bolstered by star collaborations

In a recent interview, Adelaide born and bred Allday revealed his desire to work only with people he admires, and...

This week’s new movies are a gauntlet of Guardians, guns, girls and godawful accents

Welcome to the BRAG’s weekly rundown of what’s hot in the coming seven days of cinematic releases.

Sam Sparro shares his fondest memories of George Michael ahead of an all-star SSO tribute

From the days of “Choose Life” shirts and major hairdos to his turn-of-the-century comeback and all the way up to...

The death of Prince, one year later: what fan culture means in 2017

They all remember where they were when they heard the news.

Out & About: Where do Sydney’s lesbians go at night?

Evidently hell froze over last night, and I ended up bar slumming on King Street.

How White Australia and Picnic At Hanging Rock have tarnished the legacy of a sacred Aboriginal site

Picnic At Hanging Rock is one of the most celebrated novels and film adaptations in modern Australian history.

Why Ásgeir turned away from the spotlight to deliver his refreshing second album, Afterglow

The Icelandic artist has found peace after being thrust onto the international stage in 2014.

Here’s what A-ha’s ‘Take On Me’ sounded like before its famous chorus was written

It actually sounds like A-ha tried really hard to fail with this song.

Tim Rogers’ An Actor Repairs is a concept record about the end of a career (but not his own)

Tim Rogers’ new solo album, An Actor Repairs, follows the story of an elderly actor as they’re coming to terms...

Phill Jupitus is ready to share his personal secrets in his new stand-up show

Describing his latest show Juplicity as "low-energy chaos", Jupitus will be heading to Sydney this Comedy Festival season with a...