This Week's Cover Story

Phil Jamieson looks back on the highs and lows of Grinspoon in the ’90s

"I was wearing lipstick and nail polish - they didn't know what to do with me".

This week's issue

The Brag #718
Illawarra rock'n'rollers The Pinheads

Five Things with Jez Player from The Pinheads

I've got vivid memories of cruising around on day trips with my brother Luke (guitar) and our dadda and mumma...

Jay-Z AKA Shawn Carter, whose new album 4:44 drops on Tidal

How Jay-Z became the defining American artist of his time

If there was one thing that could have killed Jay-Z’s career, it was success.

NZ post-rock quintet Hiboux.

On The Record with Lester Litchfield from Hiboux

I was 13 and had just received a nylon-string acoustic guitar for Christmas.

Rats have taken over The Galeries food court in Sydney, and the footage is not pretty

Disturbing footage has emerged of an apparent rat infestation at The Galeries food court in the Sydney CBD.

super nintendo

Nintendo are releasing a Classic Edition Super Nintendo with 21 pre-loaded games

Last year, fans of their own childhoods were overjoyed by the NES Classic Edition, a compact version of the ’80s...

An audience at the Sydney Opera House enjoys a panel talk

The Sydney Opera House is hosting a new festival of ideas, Antidote

The newly launched Antidote festival will join Vivid LIVE, All About Women, Graphic and Bingefest on Sydney Opera House’s bulging...

Piccolo Bar in Kings Cross

Kings Cross’s oldest café Piccolo Bar has closed after 65 years

Another major blow — a coward punch if you will — has been delivered to what was once the buzzing...

UK power metal band Dragonforce, from left - Frédéric Leclercq, Vadim Pruzhanov, Sam Totman, Marc Hudson, Herman Li, Gee Anzalone

Dragonforce proved both their skill and their age

What can one expect going into a show by British power metal heavyweights Dragonforce?

“I never had expectations”: Josh Pyke looks back on his long road to songwriting success

It’s been a mere ten years since the release of Josh Pyke’s debut album, but he already seems like a...

Derek Smalls from Spinal Tap is playing the Opera House this October

Harry Shearer is currently in the midst of legal drama involving past Spinal Tap royalties, but despite this mucky mess,...