Grinderman (album giveaway)

Monday March 19, 2012

Would've loved to have been sitting at the kitchen table when Nick Cave turned to his bedraggled, bearded mate Warren Ellis, clapped him on the shoulder, and asked if he wanted to make a cosmic clash of classic rock and classic-al.

Life in 3D

Sunday March 18, 2012

Remember 20 questions? That maddening game of yesteryear where you tried to to guess the shape, size and composition of something? Well, the questions stop now because the future is here. 

Smith volume two review, by Frank

Saturday March 17, 2012

Frank, 57, is a judge, which means he’s no sap when it comes to making decisions. We asked him to weigh-up the evidence and share his thoughts about Smith volume two.

The Shutter Pirates

Friday March 16, 2012

Joe and Tim are a couple of mates who met through a spot of Facebook stalking (we've all been there). Turns out they have a lot in common. 

Ben's Books: Habibi

Friday March 16, 2012

Turns out Benjamin Law (he of book writing, television guesting and article penning fame) can also read like a champ so we've convinced him to file fortnightly lit reviews. First up is Habibi by Craig Thompson.

Bye bye Britannica

Thursday March 15, 2012

After 244 years of printing the world's brain trust Encyclopaedia Britannica's hardbound books are history.

Smith volume two review, by Bruce

Thursday March 15, 2012

Meet Bruce, 56, he's a biomedical engineer, mad inventor, entrepreneur, cauliflower hater and the latest Smith volume two reviewer.

Dish story

Wednesday March 14, 2012

The team at the Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld, Victoria, put only the freshest stuff own their plates and they've got the kitchen garden, producers and video to prove it.

In the right hands sushi is the apogee of humankind's culinary creations. Eighty-five-year-old Jiro Ono has the right hands.

Ye Rin Mok

Tuesday March 13, 2012

Seoul-born photographer Ye Rin Mok shoots for Apartmento, Tokion, Theme, Spin, Monocle – some of the best in the business (present company excepted!).