Music

TOP FIVE: BASENJI NAMES HIS OWN FIVE FAVOURITE FASHION MOMENTS

Sydney producer Basenji delivers wonderfully glitchy electronica that’ll make you want to live inside a pixelated universe filled with robots. His latest single ‘Petals’ showed diversity behind the boards, and 130,000 plays on Soundcloud proves that the hype is real for his incoming EP – set to be released on the illustrious Future Classic label. He’s also currently on tour with the legendary Hermitude, holding down his duties as their main support act across the... read more

WATCH: TINASHE ‘COLD SWEAT’

After releasing our favourite 2014 single in ’2 On’, Tinashe unleashes yet another R&B gem from her stellar album Aquarius. This time, she proves that she’s not only equipped for club jams – taking things down-tempo for ‘Cold Sweat’. The video also sees her take a darker turn, featuring trippy nocturnal effects on close-ups of the West Coast vocalist. It all pairs... read more

QUEEN SET TO RELEASE ‘BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY’ BEER

Queen will introduce their own lager to coincide with the 40th anniversary of their seminal hit ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’.

Fittingly called Queen Bohemian Lager, the beverage follows their 2014 endeavour into alcohol, Killer Queen Vodka. This beer will be brewed in the Czech Republic, and according to NME, it “was was born out of Plzen in the western half of the country and was previously part of the of Bohemian... read more

KANYE WEST KIND OF APOLOGISES FOR COMMENTS ABOUT BECK

It’s been a few months since Kanye West nearly interrupted Beck’s acceptance speech for Album of the Year at the Grammys, but while he managed to refrain himself from taking the microphone onstage, his post-show comments made his stance very clear: “If they want real artists to keep coming back, they need to stop playing with us. Flawless Beyoncé video, and Beck needs to respect artistry and he should have given his award to Beyoncé. And at this point, we tired of it!... read more

BAD DEEP: ENTROPICO NAME THEIR TOP 10 TUNES FROM THE INTERNET

Oh yes, it’s that time of the month again: Entropico‘s bangin’ all-night box social Bad Deep will be hitting The Sly Fox Hotel in Enmore once again. In case you haven’t heard, these guys and girls are throwing the biggest and best themed parties in the Inner-West, kicking off at 8:00pm this Friday and running until the early hours of the morning. Plus, no lockouts! This month, relive... read more

PUFF DADDY ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT ON FOOTBALL COACH WITH A KETTLEBELL

Rap mogul Puff Daddy aka P Diddy aka Sean Combs has landed himself in hot water after an alleged assault at the University of California, Los Angeles. He was arrested and charged after an altercation at a football summer workout at the Acosta Athletic Training Complex, allegedly involving a football coach and a deadly weapon in the form of a kettlebell. Puffy’s son, Justin is  a member of the UCLA Bruins football team. A statement from UCLA read: “Shortly... read more

BEYONCE IS REPORTEDLY IN TALKS TO JOIN ‘THE AVENGERS’ MOVIE CAST

Beyonce is already a superhero to many of her cult fans across the world, so it makes perfect sense that she’s reportedly in talks to take the role to the next level by joining the cast of The Avengers. “We would love to have Beyoncé on board, almost certainly as a newcomer to the screen from Marvel’s existing catalogue of comic book characters,” a senior executive at Disney told ... read more

WALTER WHITE CRASHES EDC FESTIVAL

Fans despaired when Breaking Bad concluded its epic, celebrated series last year, but Walter White made a surprise – albeit awkward – appearance at the EDC festival in Las Vegas over the weekend.

While he may have got his lines crossed about the popularity of drugs at the festival – crystal isn’t exactly the substance of choice for the tens of thousands... read more

TAYLOR SWIFT JUST MADE APPLE CHANGE ITS RULES

Taylor Swift was recently named one of the world’s most powerful people, and she just proved it by single-handedly forcing a change to the business plan of a $400 billion company.

T-Swizzle penned a blog post overnight criticising Apple for not paying artists during the three-month trial period of its Apple Music streaming service, and the company has just backed down and... read more

MADONNA ANNOUNCES FIRST AUSTRALIAN TOUR IN 23 YEARS

It’s been a long wait, but the rumours have been confirmed: Madonna will be visiting Australia for the first time in 23 years as part of her Rebel Heart global tour. It’s still a few months until the 56-year-old wonder arrives, but the pop icon will be gracing stages along the East Coast in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane in March 2016 – giving punters from other states plenty of time to organise flights and accomodation.

The tour will be part of Madonna’s... read more