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Melbourne Now Countdown – day 70

Wired for Melbourne Sound opens 28 September, an exhibition that will see NGV Studio transformed into a recording space where a new EP will be recorded by a ‘super group’ of Melbourne musicians. The EP produced will feature in Melbourne …  More

Q&A with Jae Laffer

If your music was an artwork what would it look like? Russell Drysdale’s The Cricketers (1948).     Who’s your favourite artist/artwork? Some that come to mind are great Australian artists Sidney Nolan, Arthur Boyd, Albert Tucker and Brett Whiteley. …  More


Describe your sound in 5 words or less? Gallows gospel blues.     If your music was an artwork what would it look like? A Sidney Nolan faked by Clive Palmer.     Who’s your favourite artist/artwork? Dead heat between …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 96

Melbourne has long been recognised for its diverse independent music scene. A major strength is the relationship between local musicians and visual artists. Many musicians are also practising artists, and artists from both genres often inform and inspire one another’s …  More