Touring in regional WA

Touring really is an epic proposition for musicians. There are so many obstacles to getting out on the road. In a perfect world Comfort Inn, Ibis or one of these chain accommodation type setups would offer discounted rates for musicians…

Activating Spaces

It’s an interesting thing, activating venues and spaces that are not generally recognised as locations for Live Music. Castletown is home to one such venue. The Travellers INN Esperance has seen a lot of changes over the last 10…

Cleverest Name I've Heard in a While

Mt Cleverest hit the road for their first Southwest tour tying in Bunbury, Margaret River and our very own Esperance. 

Based out of Perth the lads recently released their first ep “Money” which is the true catalyst for…

The White Gretsch Hangover

I think all artists reach a point where they become disillusioned by their previous work. 

Old styles feel bland, lacking energy and just well and truly spent. 

My solo performance has been feeling a little like this of…

1 (uni) degree of separation

I studied Tourism Management with a minor in marketing at ECU. I scraped through with the bare minimum results as no doubt a lot of teens flung straight from Tee Exams into University have done. Wild weekends and bad choices…

Winter Musings

Do you ever feel the urge to just throw your phone, television, or computer directly at the wall? Imagine that initial emotion of relief as a device that systematically draws your productivity, motivation and social interaction splinters into a sprawling…

The Hunting Birds come to town

So I’ve been delving into The Hunting Birds sound and I must say I’m Impressed. They throw down a super cool groove, which is refreshing for a band that breathes in indie folk influences and exhales fluid rock. Their…

The Lineup - July 2018

You must remain creative to stay ahead of the game. 

Society is so fast paced these days people crave new and exciting experiences, new and exciting looks, new and exciting sounds. 

These things once so new quickly…

'Club 75' Launch

The Cannery Arts Centre and Kyza Presents bring you Club 75. Club 75 will be held in The Cannery Pop Up Lounge Bar within the main building, and will provide a classy and ultra chill, laid back atmosphere. Our…

Social Sounds

The Cannery Arts Centre have launched a group for musicians, songwriters, poets and other artists to collaborate and learn from each other. 

The inaugural Social Sound meeting was held on Tuesday, June 19. 

The event featured presentations…

Ash Grunwald Interview

It's been a while since we heard from Ash Grunwald. A household name in the noughties, his latest album 'NOW', came out in late 2015 before things went pretty quiet.

There's noone that silence was more deafening for than…