REVIEW: OKENYO LIVE w/ Price J & Rebecca Hatch

Amongst the wealth of new music we’ve been gifted with over the past months– OKENYO made a mark with her commendable debut EP WAVE.
And what better way to celebrate it than with a tour? Relive the memories as Gillian and Gianna transport us back!

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REVIEW: Lady Leshurr LIVE w/ Yemisul & Sophiegrophy

A sold-out crowd gathered at the iconic Oxford Art Factory to catch some vibes from grime queen Lady Leshurr. Touring the country with Groovin the Moo, Leshurr has been setting the stage alight around Australia, and it was about time she dropped by Sydney to show us what she can do. And what better way...
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ON Batch Festival: Brown Skin Girl with Ayeesha Ash and Emele Ugavule

We had the great privilege of sitting down with the Co-Artistic Directors of Black Birds- Emele Ugavule and Ayeesha Ash about their new show Brown Skin Girl showing for a very limited season at Griffin Theatre as part of the Batch Festival. Have a read of the vision that these incredible trailblazers have for their company and Australia’s cultural landscape.

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ON Going Down with Michele Lee and Catherine Davies

Having brought us RICE last year at Griffin Theatre, Michele Lee returns to Sydney with a new play–Going Down at Sydney Theatre Company. The winner of both the Queensland and Victorian Premier’s Awards for Drama introduces us to Natalie, a struggling semi-autobiographical  Melbournian memoirist who’s infuriated by the success of her rival Lu Lu. While Natalie refuses to write about her family experiences and culture, Lu Lu writes about nothing but hers. As Natalie doubles down with a vow to write a new memoir, 100 Cocks in 100 Nights, we’re asked the question: just what is the perfect migrant narrative

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Sampa The Great flexes her #blackgirlmagik in Premiere music video

Sampa The Great (Sampa Tembo) is amongst rap royalty in Australia; the Zambian-born, Melbourne-based artist has built a loyal fan base down under thanks to her high calibre performances and creative outputs. Her solo and collaborative efforts with the likes of Australian duo REMI and producer Godriguez have attracted serious attention from some of hip hop’s...
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On Jaycee Mentoor— Homecoming King

The choices we make around who is present, and more importantly, who is omitted in our presentations of beauty are quite often reflective of larger assumptions held within our social consciousness.
We had a chat to Jaycee Mentoor about this and his upcoming solo exhibition Homecoming King at Goodspace March 14th.

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