• A POSTCARD FROM SYDNEY

    Greeting Sandgropers. It’s been a year since I was in Perth with my band RACKETT, alongside Amyl and The Sniffers, for Revelation Film Festival. I miss the smell of wheat ...
  • FRUIT'S OFF THE VINE

    For beloved Perth singer/songwriter, Abbe May, the release early this year of her latest album, Fruit, represented a labour of love and life that took some five years to create. ...
  • CITY LIMITS FESTIVAL

    The Aussie music behemoth that is City Limits Festival once again descends on Badlands Bar and its Carpark in 2019 – mark Saturday 2 March in your diary now! The ...
  • 17-HOUR PARTY PEOPLE

    A couple of weeks ago, Around The Sound spent time on the road with Melbourne’s The Bennies and Perth’s Axe Girl. It was pretty much exactly like the movie, Almost ...
  • ABBE MAY: HOWL & MOAN REVISITED

    As told to Bob Gordon… Abbe May performs her 2008 album, Howl & Moan, in its entirety for Hidden Treasures Fremantle’s Winter Music Series at the Navy Club on Thursday, July ...
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    BITCHCRAFT BREW

    Abbe May + Clamjam, Chevron Gardens, Wednesday, February 14, 2018 (Pic: Cam Campbell) You know you’ve made a mark on the tandem worlds of entertainment and refreshment when there is ...
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    AUSTRALIAN PIE

    Pic: Ed Fetahovic There is simply not enough time in the world of Abbe May at this juncture of her life, but the beloved WA singer/songwriter is embracing her time-poorness ...
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    RETROPERSPECTIVE – ABBE MAY

    Pic: Thom Perry In the first of our Retroperspective series - where an artist looks back on one of their older works - Abbe May gives us an insight into her 2008 album, ...