Finn-less wonders

In a review of the recently released Anthology, the Toronto Star dubs The Clean “the most important and influential New Zealand band not to include anyone with the surname Finn […] A fascinating primer, from start to finish.” David Kilgour – former frontman for the Flying Nun stalwarts – made a cameo appearance with country-soul collective Lambchop in Melbourne recently in a “an unsettling but beautiful performance.”

 


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Taika Waititi Portrait Wins Packing Room Prize

Taika Waititi Portrait Wins Packing Room Prize

Sydney-based artist Claus Stangl has taken out one of Australia’s top art honours with his portrait of Academy Award-winning director Taika Waititi, The Guardian reports. Stangl won the packing room prize, a…