The Specials (Melbourne Zoo)

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Reviews |

A lovely evening out in the zoo air, as the heat of Saturday slowly cooled. The threatened storms had passed us by and the skies were mostly clear. The zoo arena space was busy; picnics everywhere and the collection of pork pie hats, two tone black and white outfits and the odd pair of Doc Martins

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Amanda Palmer (NGV, Melbourne)

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Live, Music, Reviews |

The last in this summer series of NGV Friday night shows last night was both a triumph and a disappointment. The organisers did extremely well in securing Amanda Palmer for the finale on the heels of her MONA shows. The night was warm, fiesta was in the air for the long weekend and the Great Hall

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Camp Cope (NGV, Melbourne)

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Live, Music, Reviews |

It was street festivals everywhere on Sunday (February 26), making navigating a bit tricky with road closures in the city for Antipodes. This time of February can almost mostly be relied upon for great weather and everyone is out in the sun. I’ve wanted to see every one of these Sunday arvo free gigs at the NGV, but I’ve

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No Zu review (NGV, Melbourne)

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Another NGV Friday in Melbourne – it’s a very refined sort of gig this one; relaxed yet artsy. As always, there is a wide maxi of people here – from the NGV regulars in  suits and dressy clothes to the t-shirt wearing crowd just here for a band and a drink. Pretty much anything goes. Tonight (February

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