Jo's soujourn in California for Coachella has come to an end, culminating in a meteorite shower as Radiohead wooed the audience into rapture.

off to coachella - #3

9:00am Monday, 23 Apr.

Spiderman should take up macrame. However, with Coachella hitting 46 degrees this year, Spiderman should not take up festival going in lycra onsies. However, our editor Jo has, and the journey continues.

off to coachella - #2

2:00pm Friday, 20 Apr.

Installment numero duo from our editor Jo, whom is currently being fed fairy floss mojitos by monkeys in California pre-Coachella.

byron bay blues festival

3:00pm Friday, 13 Apr.

This year Byron Bay Blues Festival brought the goods once again, hauling together a crazy-good lineup of acts from the '70s and '80s who proved they were not past their use-by-dates.

tunesday - new order

9:00am Tuesday, 21 Feb.

Goody goody goody! New Order is coming back to Australia for the first time in a decade!

golden plains competition closing

9:00am Thursday, 02 Feb.

Camping at festivals can be so 'meh': dealing with dirty clothes, wet socks and a packet of corn thins that is now somehow crumbled at the end of your sleeping bag. Well, not anymore.

perth festival

9:00am Monday, 30 Jan.

Perthlings! Did you know that Perth Festival is starting next week?

tunesday - portugal. the man

9:00am Tuesday, 24 Jan.

We hand over full-heart ownership to these boys and their jangly guitars and hyper-coloured lyrics.


9:00am Wednesday, 04 Jan.

Oh yes. If you're like us and can get a little restless during a mammoth movie session, then Flickerfest, Bondi's short film festival, may be for you.

suitcase royale

1:00pm Wednesday, 09 Nov.

We have a little chat with Jof from 'junkyard theatre' purveyors The Suitcase Royale as he limbers up for Harvest Festival.

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