This week's issue

The BRAG #714

Chris Martin

All posts by Chris Martin

The 50 best coffees in Sydney, part five

Y’all know what time it is. Over the past month we have been ruthlessly delineating the caffeine boundaries of our fair city, on our way...

Andrew Bird let his music do the talking at the Sydney Opera House

How the indie folk genre’s most beloved introvert made it on to the Sydney Opera House main stage is a mystery, but we can be...

The Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater soundtrack reviewed, 18 years later

For many, the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series marked the first time they were introduced to bands via a video game soundtrack. Pro Skater was...

Life as a young carer: introducing Piperlain’s concept album about a difficult subject, Mother Mourned

Rebecca Voorn-Knight always knew her home life was unusual. “I grew up in a very unpredictable household where my mother was often emotionally unavailable,” the...

Sydney Film Festival announces the world premiere of four new Australian short films

The winners of the first ever Lexus Australia Short Film Fellowship will have their films premiered at a special event as part of the Sydney Film...

There’s a Daria themed party happening in Sydney this weekend

I don’t like to smile unless I have a reason. But now Hudson Ballroom has given us one, with a Daria themed party taking place this Friday...

The new Aussie film Berlin Syndrome takes its audience captive, but is hardly captivating

Style can be blessing or curse, and for acclaimed Aussie director Cate Shortland, it’s quickly becoming a crutch. While Berlin Syndrome fits neatly into her...

WATCH: Sydney’s Lansdowne Hotel is set to host live music again, and here’s a sneak peek inside

We take an exclusive look inside one of Sydney's most famous live venues, which is set to reopen this year.

Vivid LIVE announces a series of free artist talks with Nick Murphy (Chet Faker) and more

As part of the bulging Vivid LIVE program of live music at the Sydney Opera House, organisers have announced a series of free artist talks...

Australian Music Week tickets are on sale, and you could win a Fender by attending

Tickets to annual music industry conference and live show, Australian Music Week, are now on sale. Touted on the global stage as a must-attend event,...