Article Archive

October 25, 2014

One On One Interview With The Living End

17/10/2014 by Jen Taylor

Over the last 20 years The Living End has dominated the Australian music scene. They’ve seen and heard it all before, but they’re still doing what they love; touring and making music. The band’s drummer, Andy Strachan, confirms they are still going from strength-to-strength. I loved it when I first joined the band - we were spending so much time over in America on tour. If we weren’t in America, we were in Australia. We were just following the sun – we never saw winter for what seemed like years.


THE JUDGE - Movie Review

14/10/2014 by Sam Tremayne

I'll be honest, the main reason I chose to review The Judge was because the coolest man in the world, Robert Downey Jr, is the protagonist. That was enough of a selling point for me.


H.I.P Night at Lucky's

07/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Hospitality Industry Party Night is launching at Lucky’s thanks to QT Canberra and the Australian Hotels Association on Monday, 13 October 2014 and you’re invited! The launch of H.I.P night means you can indulge in complimentary beverages, entertainment and ‘electric food offerings’. Every Monday night thereafter, you’ll be excited to know that, once again there is a dedicated night to hospitality!


5 Things To Do This Weekend.

03/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

Here's a bunch of fun things to do if you are looking for inspiration and something to brighten up your three days of leisure in Canberra this long weekend! 1. Wine, Dine & Explore at Lerida Estate Vineyard, Cellar Door & Café Lerida Saturday, 4 October 2014 - Monday, 6 October 2014 Make the most of this second long weekend by enjoying a day, or three, out in the sun at Lerida Estate Winery.


Farewell Interview with Bluejuice!

02/10/2014 by OutInGroup

We recently had to opportunity to chat with Jamie Cibej - bassist and 1/3 of Bluejuice who recently announced they'd be calling it quits at the end of 2014 after 13 years together. In true headlining fashion (and not always for good reason!) the band has embarked on one last KILLER farewell tour called, Retrospectable. Warning: Language & wet-your-pants-laughing responses... Q: What won’t you miss about touring and being in Bluejuice?


A Most Wanted Man - Movie Review

02/10/2014 by Sam Tremayne

There's something quite sombre about watching a film posthumously after an actor's death, and its tragic when that lead actor is someone as brilliant as Philip Seymour Hoffman. He stars and dominates as a determined spy in 'A most wanted man' and despite his character being a depressed, alcoholic chain smoker, he is as convincing in the role as he is with his German accent.


Gig Review: Kingswood

30/09/2014 by Jen Taylor

Melbourne’s Kingswood are arguably Australia’s closest answer to America and Europe’s Rock music scene, and they decided to show Canberra what that means at ANU bar on Thursday night. The Sinking Teeth started with an unexpectedly loud clash of drums that sounded like gunshots. With their screaming vocals and screeching guitars, they seemed an odd fit with Kingswood, but there were some nice harmonies that featured occasionally through tracks.


Recap: ONE DAY live at ANU Bar

30/09/2014 by Jen Taylor

Canberra was the last stop of the One Day tour, and if the party that took place at ANU Bar is any indication, what a tour it must have been! This gig was destined to be something a bit special – 4 of Sydney’s biggest upcoming hip-hop acts playing separately, then uniting as the supergroup One Day for the final act.


Atlantis Awaits Unleashes New Video

23/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

OutInCanberra favourites Atlantis Awaits certainly aren’t keeping quiet these days. Fresh off the plane following a promotional trip to Indonesia (which included a lot of foraging for contraband beer), the quintet are pretty excited to unleash their latest clip on the world. The video for Hourglass was filmed at Canberra’s biggest fashion event, FashFest in May and features the band performing as well as behind the scenes action and shots from the runway.


Five things for the Weekend

19/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

The sun is shining and the weather is sweet. Despite a couple of cool mornings, the days are looking glorious. Get out-and-about this weekend and see the best of Canberra. 1. Style Oasis at Canberra Centre Friday from 12.00pm. Shows and sessions all weekend There’s no time like the present to go and splurge a little more than you should on a new wardrobe for spring. If you’re looking for inspirations, go no further than Canberra Centre this weekend as a series of parades and personal styling sessions show you the very best on offer for Spring/Summer 14/15.