Michael Hutchence

New Michael Hutchence film reflects on singer’s life, loves and career

Mystify: Michael Hutchence, out next week, provides a behind-the-scenes view of the INXS frontman’s early life, rise to fame and the troubled final years. Filmmaker Richard Lowenstein draws heavily on archive footage shot by Hutchence’s family and those close to him including Kylie Minogue to create a moving, and somewhat tragic, portrait of the late […]

New music from Darrin Bradbury

Folk + satire = Darrin Bradbury

Check out new music from Darrin Bradbury, a self-confessed folk satirist who observes life, love and microwaves in small town America. Road trips, road kill, beer, baseball, addiction and depression – Darrin Bradbury writes about the minutiae of life in modern America. He’s an old-fashioned storyteller, a troubadour who searches for humour and poetry in […]

African artists, Mr Eazi

Ten African artists to watch

A project set up to nurture Africa’s rising stars has identified ten artists as ones to watch Africa’s vibrant emerging music industry received a boost this week when YouTube announced its support for talent discovery and development scheme emPawa. The initiative was set up last year by Nigerian artist and record label owner Mr Eazi […]