No. 10 Vol. 60 (2014)

Review: Typical System – Total Control

By Kyle Redman It’s been three years since Melbourne post-punk, cult supergroup of sorts, Total Control released their debut full-length album Henge Beat to supreme under-hype – which was bizarre, to say the least. Total Control boasts Dan Stewart from UV Race acclaim, and Mickey Young of Eddy Current Suppression …

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Review: Still Alive – Exhibition

By Sarah Fernandes The Refugee Art Project is a locally run, not-for-profit collective that organises art classes for asylum seekers and refugees. Still Alive is an exhibition of original artworks created by participants from the Villawood Detention Centre, as well as from families and children who have been granted refugee …

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Review: Lucy – Luc Besson

By Lucia Watson Scarlett Johansson plays a highly evolved drug mule in this sci-fi action film from director Luc Besson. I must admit I don’t usually go for the mainstream box office hits, but the idea of a mainstream film that passes the Bechdel test piqued my curiosity. Lucy follows …

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An Ode to the Dyson Airblade

By Laksha Prasad @lakshaprasad Ten seconds is all it takes. Ten loud, glorious, whirlwind seconds and you’re ready to go again! Who the fig tree is this miracle worker? Well that’s the Dyson Airblade for you! As weird as it may seem, I would like to take 563 words of …

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The Urge to Jump

By Srestha Mazumder Have you ever stood at the edge of a cliff, or any high point for that matter, looked down and wanted to jump? Many people experience this urge to jump off high places just “to see what would happen”.  When explaining this urge to people, many misinterpret …

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