Author: Janelle Tai


About Janelle Tai

I enjoy spending way too much time making playlists with ridiculous names that reflect my mood like 'I feel angry and I just want loud music'. If you ask me what my music taste is, one day I can be into punk rock, another gypsy swing jazz.

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MGMT and Franz Ferdinand @ Hordern Pavilion 25/07/18

Words by Janelle Tai Photos by Josh Groom MGMT and Franz Ferdinand are revered as classics of the 2000’s era of mainstream indie, an insur


Imagine Dragons at Qudos Bank Arena

Live music has the uncanny ability to alter perceptions.   It makes you appreciate the art of the performance when the lead vocalists&#



The Lansdowne Hotel, 21/09/17. Photos by Josh Groom. A Celebration of Celestial 70’s Dream-Pop, Whatever That Means. Disclaimer: This revi


10 Albums From 2016 That Flew Under The Radar

Proof that 2016 wasn't the absolute shit-storm everyone says it was


Indie Pop Rocks When It’s Done By The Naked And Famous

The band stand by their decision to move into poppier territory


Essential Albums From 2001

Did the 21st century peak to early?


Watch The Rubens’ Sam Margin Crowd Surf In a Rubber Dingy

Photography by Josh Groom @JoshGroom ‘Indie’ can often serve as a trap for bands. It’s a broad term that seems to allow everybody in a


Our Music Memorabilia Wishlist

Got some spare money sitting around?


Welcome Back, The Temper Trap

The feeling was tense when The Temper Trap got up on stage. After some years in hibernation, we didn't know what to expect


The Unique Sounds of Iceland: Our 5 Favourite Bands

We break down our five favourite Icelandic bands which perfectly encapsulate the different musical styles that the country offers