Far And Wide: Underworld In Conversation

Steve Wide catches up with both Karl Hyde and Rick Smith of legendary British electronic outfit Underworld to celebrate their new release, Drift Series 1. They discuss the evolution of their craft…

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The Good, The Dub and The Global: A Brief History of Ifriqiyya Électrique

According to The Good, The Dub and The Global host Systa BB, Ifriqiyya Électrique are “a band that challenges notions of music and collaboration”. Performing at the upcoming WOMADelaide music festival, Ifriqiyya Électrique…

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Out on the Patio: Grace Cummings’ Story So Far

Local folk singer/songwriter Grace Cummings tells Out on the Patio host Monique Sebire about how she got started playing tunes, signing to Flightless Records, gaining confidence, and what she has in store for…

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Breakfasters: Getting to Know Local Charity Organisation Pets of the Homeless

Pets of the Homeless is a local volunteer-run, not-for-profit organisation that works with social service agencies to provide support to the pets of people currently experiencing or at risk of homelessness. Founder Yvonne…

Amrita Hepi and Samira Farah on The Rap

The Rap: Opening the Body’s Archives via Allegory with Choreographer Amrita Hepi

Amrita Hepi is a Bundjulung (Aus) and Ngāpuhi (NZ) woman and award-winning dancer and choreographer. She joins The Rap with fill-in host Samira to discuss her residence at the Melbourne Immigration Museum, where…

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Room With a View: How to Talk to Your Kids about Out-Of-Control Fires

Karen Young is a child psychologist who has recently co-authored the guide How to Talk To Your Kids About Out-Of-Control Fires in collaboration with Plan International, which you can download for free here…

Holly Herndon and Colin Self on Double Bounce

Double Bounce: Holly Herndon and Colin Self Explain How AI Is Being Used to Make Music

Berlin-based composer and sound artist Holly Herndon joins Double Bounce, alongside her friend and collaborator Colin Self, following her shows at MONA FOMA and ahead of her Melbourne Recital Centre show. They…

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The Grapevine: Understanding the Second Draft of the Religious Discrimination Bill

Want to get your head around the second draft of the Religious Discrimination Bill? Monash University Constitutional Law Associate Professor Luke Beck is a scholar in the field of separation between religion and…

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Suddenly Last Summer with Simona Castricum

Simona Castricum spins synth/wave/UG pop/goth/dark techno/melancholy/queer tunes; new/recent releases with a few throwbacks.

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James ‘The Hound Dog’ Young Returns to the Airwaves!

James ‘The Hound Dog’ Young makes his return to the airwaves for the first time in over a decade. Guest hosting Respect the Rock, the Triple R Legend chats to LA band…

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FIERCE: A Longform Interview with Lidia Thorpe

Former Greens MP for the seat of Northcote and Gunnai and Gunditjmara woman Lidia Thorpe sits down for a wide-ranging conversation with FIERCE host Tracee Hutchison. They discuss the increase in the incarceration…

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Nicole Thibault Delivers Her Formative Five on The Golden Age of Piracy

Tristen returns to the airwaves, ready to get stuck into 2020 and The Golden Age of Piracy. His first guest of the year, Nicole Thibault from the band Minimum Chips and now…

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SmartArts: Celebrating 50 Years of Craft Victoria

From the craft hype of the '70s to today’s makers markets, we all seem to have a love of homemade objects. Craft Victoria is the body that provides advocacy and networking for makers…

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Suddenly Last Summer: A Deep-Dive Interview with Drab Majesty

Deb Demure, founder of LA-based dark wave project Drab Majesty, catches up with Simona ahead of their show at Howler in February. They discuss the romanticisation of LA in relation to the Drab…

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The Rap: Getting to Know The Ripple Effect Band

Meet Ripple Effect, an all women's rock band from Maningrida in Arnhem Land. They chat to The Rap fill-in host Samira Farah about how they got started, the origins of the band name…

Kangaroo Island Jan 2020

Uncommon Sense: New Matilda Editor Reports from Kangaroo Island

“I’ve been a journalist for many years, and covered many bushfires, but I’ve never seen anything like this.”

New Matlida editor Chris Graham, who is currently on Kangaroo Island, known as the world’s…

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Analysis Paralysis: Five Hosts, 50 of the Greatest Albums of the Decade

Five hosts, each with a list of their favourite ten albums of the past decade. That’s fifty albums to go over in an hour’s time! Can the Analysis Paralysis team – Tess Lawley…

Penelope Spheeris

Caught in a Celluloid Jam: From Mass Comedy to LA Punk with Iconic Filmmaker Penelope Spheeris

Plato’s Cave regular Sally Christie talks to iconic independent filmmaker, producer and screenwriter Penelope Spheeris. Penelope describes how her filmmaking lane for punk documentaries and dramas comes from a wider interest in human…

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Breakfasters: An Update from Animals Australia

Director of Development at leading animal protection organisation Animals Australia Louise Bonomi tells fill-in Breakfasters Dan Teitelbaum, Steph Teitelbaum and Jason Moore what Animals Australia’s role has been during the bushfires, and what…

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Where Yo Is?: Bruce Milne and Clinton Walker Reflect on Their Early Years at Triple R

Bruce Milne and Clinton Walker lock in for a very special episode of Where Yo Is?, where the old pals reflect on broadcasting together at Triple R in the late ’70s and…