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Music - 20-21 Dec

It's that glorious time of year again, when we welcome the return of Radio Community Chest Community Church Choirs' annual performance of Handel's choral masterpiece Messiah in benefit of disadvantaged...

Sydney music news & Interviews

Real Estate

Real Estate

We talk to Martin Courtney, frontman for the indie-rock poster boys

Perfume Genius

Perfume Genius

Mike Hadreas on making music that doesn't so much break the mould as shatter it into a million little pieces

MOFO 2015

MOFO 2015

Head to Hobart this summer for MONA's festival of art, music and weirdness

Roxette

Roxette

Hello, you fool, read our interview before the dynamic Swedish duo hits Sydney

Ariel Pink

Ariel Pink

Our interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential question about the very point of music journalists

Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright

The troubadour talks about his special love of Australia, why he writes operas and whether 'best-of compilation' is really just code for 'living obituary'

Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet

After nearly two decades of estrangement, they tell us about their reunion and upcoming Oz tour

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Classical & Jazz

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Gig Reviews - Did you go? Leave your own review...

Elbow

Elbow

Melancholic, sure... but in the end, Elbow won the night with a surge of optimism

The Preatures

The Preatures

Isabella and the boys prove they're more than worth the buzz with a polished show

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey

Mimi was in fine form... which these days means just good enough

The Lemonheads

The Lemonheads

Nostalgic fans puckered up for a warm night of tunes from Evan Dando and Co.

Sydney music festivals

Bluesfest 2015

Bluesfest 2015

Byron welcomes the Black Keys, Ben Harper, Mavis Staples and more

Good Life 2015

Good Life 2015

The music festival that's strictly for teens returns to Randwick, with Avicii in tow

Lost Paradise

Lost Paradise

A three-day dance party in the Glenworth Valley makes its long-awaited debut

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