Category: Concert Reviews

February 22, 2020 / Concert Reviews

Blue Mountains Theatre, February 8 8.5/10 In fact there was an intermission, slicing the four hours in half. Otherwise it was one woman’s voice, piano and ukulele, leading us through the secret doors of her life: the ones behind which hide the memories most people try to forget. And this…

February 21, 2020 / Concert Reviews

Old 505 Theatre, February 6 8/10 Finding it on a map demands heavy use of the zoom function. The remote Italian island of Lampedusa actually lurks about half way between Malta and Tunisia – so nowhere near Sicily, let alone the main boot. But that’s where trumpeter/composer Nick Garbett recently…

February 14, 2020 / Concert Reviews

Concert Hall, January 25 9/10 You left Bunggul feeling both insignificant and elated, having been afforded a glimpse of a culture almost as old as time. We – that is, most Australians – have spent over 200 years ignoring that culture (when we haven’t been trashing it). Perhaps more of…