Allo Darlin’ + Monnone Alone @ Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, 07.10.12
Such a wonderful night out. My third gig of 2012.
Ben Salter – The Cat (self-released)
The Cat deserves a home because it struggles to conform. It’s the appeal of the outsider.
17 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 29.05.11 – 04.06.11
Pop music that shits all over the tired, tepid male rock posturing of the other nine videos from a wonderfully giddy height.
Everett True reviews Brisbane, pt 1: Epithets, Ben Salter
THIS WEEK: we’re not off to a good start.
Ric’s Big Backyard Festival
Iconic/shambolic Valley bar Ric’s has decided to join the dubious ranks of the festival circuit.
Song of the day – 71: The Gin Club
Nice single. Very nice single, in fact. I was listening to a recording of (band-leader by default) Ben Salter, playing solo at Ric’s Bar a few weeks ago, and was once again struck by what an extraordinary, evocative drawl he has. He’s not singing on this – the first track released from The Gin Club’s […]