Gotye and Amanda Palmer to be immortalised in outer space for Aphids’ Forever Now

4 March

If you could create one minute of art to be sent into outer space, what would it be? That is the question that Grammy Award winner Gotye and American vocalist Amanda Palmer will soon answer with their original contributions (in sound or audio visual format) to Aphids’ Forever Now project. Gotye and Palmer top the […]

Joey Sehee Presents “Up With Joey” For the First Time in Australia

27 February
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“Up with Joey,” a multi-media, music-comedy juggernaut featuring Melbourne-based American ex-pat Joey Sehee premieres Friday, March 28th at the LuWow in Fitzroy. The show journeys through Joey’s boyhood obsession with space travel while celebrating the hope, optimism, and recklessness of the performer and his former homeland. Set against an eclectic, uplifting backdrop of bossa nova, bugaloo, […]

Joe Creighton Performs Van Morrison at Ormond Hall at The Village

25 February
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Joe Creighton will unveil the magic behind Van Morrison’s music at Ormond Hall at The Village on Saturday, March 8. The world-class musician will give an authentic reading of Morrison’s music at the historic venue, paying homage to the Irish singer, songwriter and poet. The eight-piece line-up fronted by Creighton has been performing the show, […]

Grammy Award Nominated Hiatus Kaiyote to Debut New PA System at Ormond Hall, February 23

3 February
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Set to become the new home of live music in Melbourne, iconic music venue Ormond Hall at The Village has installed a brand new PA system this month, offering a much needed edition to Melbourne’s live music scene just east of the city. Melbourne band Hiatus Kaiyote will be the first to test the new […]

‘Yes Chef!’ – Daniel Sponiar Snaps Australia’s Top Chefs for Melbourne Food & Wine Festival

24 January
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Sydney based photographer Daniel Sponiar will soon launch his exhibition ‘Yes Chef!’ for Melbourne Food & Wine Festival. The photographic portrait exhibition showcases some of Australia’s most respected chefs, conceptualising elements of their lives beyond the restaurant kitchen and presenting fresh insight into the venerable men in white. The Exhibition reveals portraits of the recently […]

Spanky-ing New Performances at Ormond Hall at The Village January 25

19 January
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The historical Ormond Hall at The Village was once a place of formal orchestras, society dances and theatrical performances, entertaining the elite of Melbourne’s social scene.  But today, everyone is welcome as the iconic hall plays host to some of Melbourne’s top events and live music performances. From The Presets and Eskimo Joe to AC/DC, […]

Welcome to The Kelvin Club

19 December

In his lifetime, the esteemed Lord Kelvin did some important work.  The first to postulate the correct value of absolute zero (-273o Celsius, since then known as 0o Kelvin), the Baron made pivotal contributions to science that propelled him well into the public eye of his generation. His most important contribution to date (well, for […]

The Atomic Bombshells to Land This January

19 December
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American burlesque supertroupe The Atomic Bombshells make their Australian debut with their internationally celebrated spectacular, featuring very special guest host, the iconic El Vez (US), aka “The Mexican Elvis!” Currently celebrating their 10-year anniversary as a troupe, The Atomic Bombshells have taken the international burlesque scene by storm. Founded by original members of the illustrious […]

Melbourne’s Innovative New Arts Event: The 24 Hour Experience

19 December
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The 24 Hour Experience is Melbourne’s most exciting participatory live art event, on the horizon for the 29th – 30th of March 2014. A series of 24 live works developed by a team of ten artists and ordinary people who have been inspired by the poetic minutiae of everyday life, it is a ‘living documentary’ of […]

From the Curious to the Bazaar – Market lights up St Kilda

19 December

With the weather finally warming after what felt like an eternal winter, the launch of this year’s St Kilda Twilight Market signals the beginning of good times to come. On December 5, O’Donnell Gardens will light up and become a bustling hub of activity, just in time for balmy summer nights spent with friends. Each […]