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live @ Chapel off Chapel

concert review by Lisa McGuire Saturday January 21st 2006 – Midsumma Festival In the searing heat of a Melbourne January evening the city’s biggest GLB&T community arts festival known as Midsumma Festival got underway in various parts of a town in a total summer meltdown. The festival has run for close to 20 years and Read more…

live @ the kitten club

  photograph by Carly Haddad concert review by Michael Prichard Tony Starr’s Kitten club is nestled in a tiny lane in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD and has played host to a whole subculture of Melbourne’s alternative musicians over the past few years. People come here to listen to something different and that was exactly Read more…

live @ the palais

concert review by Alley Cohen The historic Palais Theatre is deep in the heart of the Spa Country in Hepburn, about an hour out of Melbourne. During the Boite Singer’s Festival, I was lucky enough to see Amarevois perform outdoor opera in an intimate setting in the rear courtyard of  Frangos in downtown Daylesford (see Read more…

live @ boite festival

concert review by Damien Lamont The Boite Singer’s Festival is a veritable feast of singers and musicians held in January across many venues in and around Daylesford, a popular tourist region about an hour out of Melbourne. One of the more intimate shows I got to see was Amarevois live in the Mediterranean courtyard of Read more…

live @ aquarium

concert review by Chris Milano Driving to the gig on a splendid April evening. “…we’re just two lost souls swimmin’ in a fish bowl….year after year….” Pink Floyd gets me in the mood as I pull up to The Aquarium, Melbourne’s newest cabaret club for ‘alternative’ (read: ‘weirdo’!) musicians in the famous and groovy Brunswick Read more…

live @ darkbeat (scrambler)

photographs by Miki Oikawa concert review by MC Smash Christmas 2003. 2 a.m and hot as hell. Darkbeat, a special Xmas breakbeat night in a little laneway in the main Melbourne grid, plays host to something special. Over the past year or so, Scrambler’s seminal breakbeat track ‘Free’ featuring the beautiful vocals of Amarevois has Read more…

live@ the convent gallery

labium ensemble photographs by Ollie concert review by Damien Lamont Being a bit of an Early Music nerd, I copped my fair share of flack during high school, even from the classically inclined people, which numbered many in my prissy private school. But in recent times, some of those same people have cropped up at Read more…

Photograph courtesy The Convent Gallery