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The Kite Machine takes flight with funky EP

Geelong funk-rockers The Kite Machine had as many Spotify listeners “in Chicago as Melbourne at one point”, according to Lara frontman Levi Anderson. “I don’t...

Dyed-in-the-wool rocker returns

Iconic Aussie pop singer Issi Dye had his first taste of retirement during COVID-19 – and hated it. “It was absolutely the worst taste I’ve...

Tribute to music royalty

Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne, George Harrison and Tom Petty were already music royalty before joining together in the 1980s to form the...

Scott lights up film festival

Bellarine Lighthouse Films is holding a three-day mid-winter film feast in Queenscliff. The program offers five fine-art films, special guests and the chance to mingle...

Winter escape in two-act Solstice series

At age 75, Jack Price is set to play his first major role in his onstage debut as a playwright, Oldie Locks, this month. The...

Former Goanna muso serves up Homemade Jam

Former Goanna singer and Voice contestant Marcia Howard hopes to serve up a Homemade Jam – of the musical variety – this month at...

The sounds of adventure await

A “grand adventure” to the other side of the world – and the galaxy – awaits in a new radio play series for locals...

Steve’s busked everywhere man

ARTICLE WRITTEN PRIOR TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF VICTORIA'S SNAP LOCKDOWN. TODAY'S PERFORMANCE CANCELLED.   From New York City’s Times Square to Marrakesh, Morocco, Steve Thew has...

Folk sisters say ‘hey baby’ to Potato Shed crowd

Melbourne folk sisters The Maes will bring their sweet harmonies to Drysdale’s Potato Shed for the very first time next Friday. “We’ve never played in...

Cosentino faces the axe in death-defying show

ARTICLE WRITTEN PRIOR TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF VICTORIA'S SNAP LOCKDOWN. EVENT TO BE CANCELLED OR RESCHEDULED. Cosentino’s magic might be a well-crafted illusion, but the...

Stubbs heads to Shed for laughs

ARTICLE WRITTEN PRIOR TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF VICTORIA'S SNAP LOCKDOWN. EVENT TO BE CANCELLED OR RESCHEDULED. A good comedian is like a duck, according to...

Geelong’s soul Sweethearts join big names in CBD

ARTICLE WRITTEN PRIOR TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF VICTORIA'S SNAP LOCKDOWN. EVENT TO BE CANCELLED OR RESCHEDULED. Geelong’s sisters of soul, the Sweethearts, and big-time Aussie...

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Festival May’d to shine a light on local creators

A festival shining a light on Geelong creators, like lampshade artist Rachel Burke, is set to go ahead next month after organisers postponed the...

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