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A tale of love, loneliness and family ties, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night is set in the fictitious locale of Bad City, a stunningly crafted black-and-white world riddled with random events and flawed people. The film premiered at this year's Sundance Film Festival and has been dubbed the first Iranian vampire western.
 
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night will screen at The Shadow...

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The Operatives and Brown Bear Entertainment have joined forces to bring Canadian producer and DJ Lunice to town this Valentine's Day.
 
One half of club anthem duo TNGHT, Lunice is known for his original take on bass-heavy trap. He'll be joined by the funky sounds of London's Redinho and JPS. 
 
Catch 'em at Howler on Saturday February 14. To win a double pass, tell us...

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How fucked up could you get at Fucked Up if at Fucked Up you could get fucked up? Canada’s most fucked up hardcore punk band, Fucked Up, are getting fucked up at Ding Dong Lounge on the most fucked up day of the week, Monday. If you wanna get fucked up and see Fucked Up live at Ding Dong Lounge Sidewave on Monday February 23, get the fuck over to, tell us about a time you fucked up. 
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There’s Lou Reed; the Godfather of punk, Don Corleone; the Godfather, and God; the father of Jesus but coolest of them all is Roy Ayers; the Godfather of Neo-soul.   Among the best-known, most-loved and highly-respected jazz/R&B artists on the world stage today, Roy Ayers is better than Ayers Rock and he could be rockin’ your world at Bennetts Lane this weekend. We’ve got a bunch of double...

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Why is it that shitty family get-togethers always fall on a Sunday? The only thing worse than a killer hangover and the prospect of Monday looming over your head, is a room full of distant relatives whose attention you can only avoid by locking yourself outside with the dog. Want a reason to ditch? How about the soothing sounds of Clare Bowditch with special guest Harry Brown? Clare Bowditch...

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It’s probably the most exciting thing to hit the little town of Kyneton since the Gold Rush days of the 1850’s. It’s the 2015 Kyneton Music Festival and with the event only a few weeks away, the lineup has gotten bigger and better. Joining the likes of Little Bastard, Money for Rope, Laura Jean and more are Immigrant Union, Brendan Welch and My Dynamite to name a few. The Kyneton Music...

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A cowboy, a construction worker, a cop, an Indian Chief, a guy in leather and an army man walk into the zoo. What comes next you ask? There’s only one way to find out. If there’s one reason to hit the gym this summer, it’s to catch the Village People when they take over the Melbourne Zoo as part of the Zoo Twilight Series 2015 on Friday March 6. Start searching for your manliest outfit and...

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Melbourne Theatre Company will present the world premiere of a unique new collaboration between You Am I's Tim Rogers and playwright Aidan Fennessy. What Rhymes With Cars and Girls weaves together songs from Rogers' debut solo album with words by Fennessy to create a contemporary Australian story of love across the class divide – complete with a three-piece band led by Rogers himself. The show...

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There’s a party in the paddock would you like to come? Then bring some tinnies of rum-tum-tum. (Can’t afford it?) Then pack your bags and get lost. But actually you can get down to Party In The Paddock next month because we’ve got a couple of double passes floating around the office. Party In The Paddock is happenin’ from Friday February 20 to Saturday February 21 in Burns Creek, Tasmania.   ...

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The final days of this superb exhibition are on. For the finale, the exhibition will be open from 6pm on February 7 until midnight, the second last day of the exhibitions run before it departs to Paris on February 8. Providing the soundtrack is Alex Murray-Leslie from Chicks on Speed (DJ set) and food and drink offerings will be available from 6pm right through to midnight. If you haven’t seen...

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Lions and Tigers and Bears and Dan Sultan. Oh my. Australia’s own Sultan of country soul rock'n'roll is playing as part of the 2015 Zoo Twilight Series. 2014 saw him support Bruce Springsteen and release his award-winning fourth album Blackbird. Dan Sultan plays the Melbourne Zoo as part of the Zoo Twilight Series, Friday February 13. If you wanna check him out, tell us which spirit animal you...

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One of the biggest drawcards on the 2015 Laneway bill has locked in a headline show in Melbourne. Flying Lotus, aka Steven Ellison, will be returning to our shores following the release of his latest studio record You're Dead! Flying Lotus hits 170 Russell on Friday January 30.
 
We have two double passes to give away - to win, tell us about the last time you rode the astral plane...

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One of the hottest electronic acts on the 2015 Laneway lineup has locked in a Melbourne headline show. The tour follows the release of the enigmatic Glaswegian producer's latest record Green Language. On his 2015 tour he'll also be debuting a brand new and highly-acclaimed live AV show.
 
To win our double pass, tell us your favourite Rustie track. 

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Enjoy spending those lazy summer afternoons with a good cat, some fish, a few bottles and four Welsh men? Enjoy them even more with indie-rockers Catfish and the Bottlemen’s debut album The Balcony. The record features 11 tracks that are unapologetically catchy, gritty, and full of swagger, best enjoyed on a balcony. For your chance to win a copy, tell us where you'll be when you first listen...

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Summer is the season of many backyard parties and plenty of glass in your feet. If you’re smart you’ll keep a first aid kit handy. If you don’t have one, we’ve got something even better. The Swedish duo First Aid Kit are sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg, whose vocal harmonies and woodsy, folk-influenced songwriting take influence from the likes of Fleet Foxes and Joanna Newsom. Their latest...

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At a young age, frontman of Welsh rockers Van McCann met a busker by the name of Catfish the Bottleman. He hasn’t detailed the full story but we imagine it was something similar to the moment when Lisa Simpson met Bleeding Gums Murphy. McCann moved to Wales and formed the Llandudno quartet known as Catfish and the Bottlemen. They’re heading Down Under to play some shows off the back of their...

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No fucking around this week. Here’s the deal. You really don’t get much for free anymore, so be quick to snap up these fucking awesome giveaways. SOHN is playing the Corner Hotel on Friday January 30 and Ratking will hit Ding Dong Lounge on Thursday February 6. If you want a chance to win one of two double passes to both of these shows, tell us which one you'd prefer and why

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Heading to SugarMountain over the Australia Day weekend and feeling like something a little more appetising than a sausage in bread? We’re giving away a $100 voucher for   – one of the super sick food offerings at Sugar Mountain. Sugar Mountain 2015 goes down on Saturday January 24 at VCA (VictorianCollege of the Arts). So tell us what's you guilty food pleasure? My sister used to heap a...

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The Operatives have announced their latest espionage mission, Outfield, bringing together a host of electronic artists from around the globe this January.
 
Outfield will combine everything from the radical underground UK movements to Detroit’s breakneck training tempos to Los Angeles’ soulful sonic twists and of course, Melbourne’s own elite.
 
Leading the way is...

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Canadians and Americans often take offence when you get their accents confused. American-Canadian singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright is probably pretty chill about the whole thing because he has a dual citizenship to both countries. Rufus Wainwright is playing an all ages show at the Palais Theatre Wednesday March 4. For your chance to win a double pass and a copy of the Vibrate: The Best Of...

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In 1958, a rhinoceros was a candidate in the city council elections in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Not only did she win but by a landslide. Sadly the election officials nullified all her ballots and a new election was held. Among other great things to come out of Brazil is singer-songwriter Seu Jorge. His warm husky baritone is instantly recognizable, but nonetheless flexible enough for samba, reggae,...

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If your summer dreams of a beautiful even tan are spoilt by the raw Australian sun never fear, we’ve got something better. Turn your summer of burn into a Summer of Soul with The Cat Empire, Paul Kelly presenting The Merri Soul Sessions, Perch Creek, Marlon Williams, Mojo Juju and the Melbourne Ska Orchestra. Grab some sunscreen and one of those ridiculous sized hats because Summer of Soul...

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The latest product from Swedish headphone maker JAYS, the a-JAYS Five, are the world’s first earphones in three versions for iOS, Windows and Android.
 
They are also the first earphone in the world with a focus on smartphones with a remote control in conforming design and full functionality without compromise for iOS, Windows and Android platforms. a-JAYS Five offers enhanced...

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UK disco legend Greg Wilson will bring in 2015 when he headlines Warehaus' New Year's party this December. Wilson is set to play an exclusive four hour disco-inspired set. He'll be joined by an assortment of Melbourne's best local disco and house DJs including CC: DISCO!, Edd Fisher and more. It all goes down at Little & Olver in Fitzroy on Wednesday December 31. We have a double pass to...

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A lot of girls these days sport black lips. This is very confusing because from a distance they look like an early ‘90s Marilyn Manson lookalike and I get excited because I think I’ve discovered the love of my life. None of the members of The Black Lips have black lips. But they are the Dirty South's finest rock’n’roll gang and who knows, they could be the loves of your life. Don’t miss your...

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Off Ya Tree is Australia’s premier alternative retailer. Off Ya Tree has gone from humble beginnings selling bongs at Vic Market back in the early ‘80s to what it is today, with 29 stores across Australia. They sell everything from clothing to body jewellery, smoking paraphernalia, makeup, accessories, giftware and a heap more. Each store also has a Punktured Body Piercing studio and piercer...

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The Cameo Outdoor is fully licensed, and serves Victorian wine and beer. Outdoor guests can purchase a four pack selection of our boutique beer and bottles of Yarra Valley wine at a discounted rate. 
We encourage guests to relax on our deckchairs and enjoy a picnic in the cinema space prior to screenings.
The Cameo Outdoor cinema is a hidden treasure of the Dandenongs where the...

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Returning for round three, Let Them Eat Cake have locked in a gargantuan lineup of underground electronic talent.
 
The 2015 festival will feature performances from Alexander Nut, Axel Boman, Ben Pearce, Bob Moses, Carl Craig, Cashmere Cat, DJ Sneak, DJ Vadim, Dov1, Fatima, Goldie, Hudson Mohawke, KiNK, Midland, Mr. Carmack, Psychemagik and Todd Terje. It takes place on New Year's...

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Summer's coming which means it's officially festival season. Meredith, Falls, Beyond The Valley, NYE on the Hill, Golden Plains, the list goes on. If you're spending all of your hard-earned cash on tickets, mosquito repellent, food and grog, then you might need a hand with camping supplies. Luckily for you, we've teamed up with Aussie Disposals to give away some of their killer four-piece...

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Melbourne-based trio free have made a name for themselves in the Aussie hip hop scene ever since their first single, Hard As Hell, made its debut back in ‘98. What are the 1200 techniques they used to do this? Find out when they take over Howler on Wednesday, December 17. So tell us what technique you'd use to win tickets to their show.

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