Category Archives: Live Reviews

Hail to the Tribute Review

I really like Radiohead. Maybe you’ve figured that out already. So when I heard a bunch of bands were going to play Radiohead covers at the Rosemount Hotel, I was super keen despite already having tickets to the real thing … Continue reading

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In the Pines 2012

Watching a band at a festival is rarely as enjoyable as watching that same band at their own show. Blame it on the light-show-ruining daylight, the shorter sets, the long lines at the bar, the inevitably inferior sound from the … Continue reading

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Dresden Dolls + Deerhoof + Sons & Daughters Review

International acts come toPerthall the time but I care little about the vast majority of them. Yet last weekend, three acts that I really dig visited within three days (or four acts if you count PJ Harvey, who I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Portishead & Mercury Rev Review

I arrived early enough to take in the surrounds of Belvoir Ampitheatre in the daylight (my first time at the venue) and I was glad I did. Sure it’s inconveniently far from the city but the field setting, neighbouring bushland, … Continue reading

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On the Bright Side Review

A couple of Saturdays ago I headed to ‘On the Bright Side’ – the first music festival I’d been to in a long time. Conditions on the Perth Esplanade weren’t ideal (a downpour during set up had turned the ground … Continue reading

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