Taking things up a notch since their last Adelaide performance at HQ, the Aussie electro legends, better known as Peking Duk brought the heat to Thebarton Theatre with their ‘Biggest Tour Ever’.
Rising star Kira Puru opened the night, warming everyone up with funky-pop tracks such as Molotov and her fresh new single Everything Is Better Without You.
Next up was last year’s Triple j Unearthed Artist Of the Year, Kwame. As the atmosphere grew, the high energy of his raps, particularly from banger WOW, proved just enough to segue into the main attraction.
Cue the rumble of thunder and an intrinsic lightshow bouncing off the menagerie of instruments and mix boards, Adam Hyde and Reuben Styles and their drummer graced the stage, opening their set with Fake Magic.
The synth-electro sound signature to the duo set the party vibe. The venue exploded with momentment from the sound pulsing through the walls, with the help of shots of fire spewing from the stage into the air.
They weren’t alone though - both support acts as well as fellow radelaidian singer Chris Sebastian joined Hyde and Styles on stage periodically to cover tunes such as Say My Name, Song 2 and huge hit Take Me Over.
Leaving the crowd hyped and tuckered out, the finale was brought by the Aria award-winning song High, leaving their performance on just that.
Hydra is a delicate, heart-wrenching tale of the cost of pursuing a dream, and what it means to be, and to love, an artist.
On Friday the 5th of April, The Gov hosted Mallrat for her Nobody’s Home tour
The Beer & BBQ Fest is back! Head along to the Adelaide Showground July 12-14 for a weekend of never before tasted beers and a selection of international, and local, BBQ stars.
Good tunes, visual arts, live painting and creative workshops – Flip-Side Festival is back for their second year!
His latest film The Image Book is a fragmented, often overwhelming collage of images and sounds from disparate contexts.
A genre-blending thriller, drama and romance, exploring the phenomenon of catfishing from the catfish’s POV. Who You Think I Am is masterfully carried by veteran actress Juliette Binoche, who somehow manages to elicit sympathy to an unsympathetic cause.
The film could’ve very well devolved into the kind of old-man-yells-at-cloud platitudes we hear all the time about technology, but Assayas is a more deft handler of these conversations than most.
The power of theatre to realistically, yet conceptually tackle taboo topics in society is proven by local company Velvet Chase Productions in their performance of Daniella Candida’s #nofilter, a unique, expressive and emotive exploration of mental illness, its causes, its effects, and the many faces of it.
Rose Callaghan’s comedic listicle is a welcome addition to the Rhino Room’s cracking line up.