Category Archives: Music

Live Music – Joshua Radin at the Corner Hotel

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I love seeing my favourite singers and bands live, particularly ones who play in intimate venues, and especially ones I’ve seen once or twice before. Joshua Radin is no exception – I saw him about six years ago at The Espy, and then four years ago at The Forum, and both shows were fantastic. Last night Radin played at the Corner Hotel in Richmond and it was great to see him play a small venue with a cosy crowd of loyal fans.

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Album Talk – Top 11


It’s been a busy couple of weeks for new music, as I noted here. New Mumford & Sons, new Florence + the Machine, and new Of Monsters and Men, all some of my favourite bands. It makes me hopeful that their new albums are super awesome (but no pressure, guys), because I’ve loved their previous… Continue reading ->

Music – Sara Bareilles Live in Melbourne

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Photo credit: Take 40 Everyone has a singer that they love, that they would recommend to people over and over again, that they wait years and years to see live in concert. For me, that’s Sara Bareilles. I started listening to her music in about 2007, when I saw someone recommend that week’s free iTunes… Continue reading ->

Music – Cover versions


I ended last week with music, and I’m starting this week with it as well. Sometimes you just need a lot of music to block out all the other stuff, am I right? This post is, as you can tell from the title, all covers. I love cover songs. When they’re done well, they’re often… Continue reading ->

Music – Ellie Goulding


I am so torn as to whether I should buy a ticket to go and see Ellie Goudling in Melbourne in May. This song, which I only heard for the first time on the weekend, is slowly tipping me into the “yes” column. So sweet. Until next time,