Category: Music

London summer

I’ve reflected on the last day of summer in South Australia. Here’s the London version. Friday afternoon, mid-September, it’s warm, the sun is shining and after a long lunch the weekend is upon us. The pubs are drawing in people like magnets, spilling out onto the streets. You have to pass through the beery throng

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Art, antiques and the age of vinyl

We wanted to breakfast somewhere different, maybe the Brown Dog Cafe in Goodwood? We ended up at Ginger’s Coffee Studio and Vintage Lounge Bar instead. Resembling an old school Chinese restaurant from the exterior, inside is pure hipsterdom: retro fittings, art spaces, breakfast burritos, eggs Bennie with black pudding, designer coffees, etc. Goodwood Road offered

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Brisbane four bar

Going out this weekend in Brissie? Here’s my experience of four contrasting bars from my recent trip. Thursday– the Royal Exchange, Toowong. Beloved of students at the nearby University of Queensland or UQ, not to be confused with QUT or several other combinations involving the letters U and Q. Terrible pop music blared from speakers

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