Father John Misty + Angie McMahon – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne (24/07/17)

Angie McMahon’s powerful and surprisingly deep vocal filled the Melbourne Recital Centre, even if the majority of the seats remained unoccupied. The singer’s lyrical content and charmingly nervous between song banter revealed her youth, but this didn’t really matter once … Continue reading Father John Misty + Angie McMahon – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne (24/07/17)

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – AAMI Park, Melbourne (02/02/17)

There are certain elements that you expect going into a Bruce Springsteen concert; showmanship, musicianship, heart-on-the-sleeve and knees-to-the-floor pleas to your most uncomplicated emotions. Last night’s show at Melbourne’s AAMI Park provided all of the above in a huge, bombastic … Continue reading Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – AAMI Park, Melbourne (02/02/17)

Mulatu Astatke & The Black Jesus Experience – The Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne (08/06/16)

Mulatu Astatke has continued to be embraced by young generations of music fans, and not solely for the classic 1970’s records that laid the foundation for Ethio-Jazz. His collaboration with UK collective The Heliocentrics in 2009 was a resounding success, … Continue reading Mulatu Astatke & The Black Jesus Experience – The Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne (08/06/16)