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It's a painting special as Aisha does a mini deep-dive into an art heist back in the 80's. In 1986 the “Australian Cultural Terrorists” stole Picasso’s Weeping Woman from the NGV, their ransom note urging more funding into the arts sector; In Young and Jackon's hangs the infamous Chloe painting. A young naked parisian women, which caused such scandal and uproar back in the 1800's.

Playlist for Mystifying Melbourne – 9 April 2021
  • Harlem RiverKevin Morby
  • TrainspottingPrimal Scream
  • Fortune Teller (Remastered)Benny Spellman
  • DonaysBad Boy
  • TamsDisillusioned (Remastered)
  • MathildaCookie & The Cupcakes
  • Call Me A FoolValerie June
  • The realm of shadesTuatara
  • Curtain of NightMichael Beach
  • PushermanCurtis Mayfield
  • Famous Last WordsThe True Loves
  • Stuck In The Middle With YouStealers Wheel
  • Gum GumHailu Mergia
  • Walk On The Wild SideJimmy Smith
  • Mad About You (Orchestra version)Hooverphonic
  • Trio élégiaque No. 2 in D minorSergei Rachmaninoff and Giedre Dirvanauskaite
  • DiabolusThe Cinematic Orchestra

About this program

A penchant for the weird and mysterious? Spooky and unusual? Tune in to Mystifying Melbourne, a show dedicated to exploring the more quirky and oft-overlooked aspects of Melbourne/VIC.