• Butter

    SMOOTH

    Butter is a six-piece group from Perth, a concoction of genres churned with the love of soul, jazz and 90s hip-hop.  This year’s appearances at Fairbridge will be their first ...
  • Lois Olney

    MELANCHOLY JAZZ

    Lois Olney was born in her mother’s country at Roebourne in the Pilbara region of WA, her father was a Yamatji man from Meekatharra. Olney’s performances at Fairbridge are not ...
  • Mànran

    GROWN UP FUN

    Hailing from Scotland, Mànran are one of the best-known “folk-rock”, “trad-rock”, “Celtic-rock” bands on the scene today.  Like a lot of bands, they have a recognisable musical core, but, really, ...
  • Mick Thomas

    REAL DEAL

    Generations of Aussies have grown up with the blue-collar folk rock of Mick Thomas and Weddings, Parties, Anything.  For a lot of us or a certain vintage, the songs from ...
  • AN ORGANISED REBELLION

    It’s long been acknowledged that there’s something in the water here in Perth.  We have bands and artists who create music so good it could make an angel cry.  You ...
  • Hamish Anderson

    CHAOS BALL

    U.S. guitar virtuoso, Gary Clark Jr. plays Perth Concert Hall on Saturday 27 April.  The multi-Grammy winning artist, acclaimed as one of the greatest bluesmen of his generation, is bringing ...
  • Aminah Hughes

    ON THE CUSP

    It’s easy to get locked into the boundaries of Perth.  We’re a small city on the far edge of a very distant land.  Most of the time, that’s just fine.  ...
  • Silver Hills

    THIS LIFE

    I’m speaking to Mark McGlue (lead vocals / guitar) and Nathan Tempra (keyboard / vocals) from Perth band, Silver Hills, and they’re trying to get their heads around how people ...
  • SALVATION

    There’s a kind of bleakness to the world these days.  It could be easy to think about giving up when mostly all we see on the news is brawling politicians ...
  • Emberville

    ENIGMA

    In their bio, Emberville describe themselves as, “Three dudes who put down the eyeliner and picked up some Yeezys.”  That’s them trying to explain how they took a sharp right ...