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WA'S Finest Vol.1 Wrap Up Vol.2 & 3 Launch

WA’S Finest kicked off on Saturday Fep 9th with a fantastic workshop presented by Myles Mitchell. Myles brought a plethora of experience to the table in his discussion of performance technique. A great turnout of 11 locals representing different age…

WA's Finest - Series Announcement!!!

WA’S Finest  Series Announcement 

  

WAM is WA’S peak industry body responsible for supporting and nurturing all forms of contemporary music in WA. Each year they run the WAMAwards which recognises achievement across multiple categories. 2018 saw Esperance

Grand Casual Tour Update

Has been a super hectic fortnight for my good self, some absolutely golden ups and downs. But that’s life, constantly evolving quick to change. Like the late great Bill Hicks said “it’s just a ride”.

 

November on the…

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…

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…

'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…

WAM Esperance/Goldfields Tour Wrap up

Local music acts and regional communities both felt the positive impacts of WAM’s new Goldfields-Esperance Touring Circuit, which saw over 600 people attend four free entry shows headlined by Lenora-based act The Tapping Stickz and Esperance three-piece Grand Casual in…

The Bridge - April 2018 Pt 1

 

The Easter school holidays are upon us // Photo: Jon Carlson

Oh man, The weekends just keep getting more and more amazing. Long weekends see regulars leave town only for event numbers to be filled out by the…

The Bridge - March 2018

HAPPY EASTER FROM EVERYONE AT KYZAPRESENTS // IMAGE: GOOGLE.COM

Easter is always a fantastic time of year in Esperance. Our weather tends to hold up and allow for some quality, suiting a great deal of local and short…

The Lineup - March 2018

VALENTINE DAZZLING THE CROWD AT BALMY NIGHTS // PHOTO - PROUD MOUTH MUSIC

Balmy Nights was absolutely amazing. Thank you so much to everyone who came along to enjoy some great tunes in a fantastic setting, thank you…

The Lineup - February 2018 Part 2

Grand Casual // Photo: Jonty Scoble

CanJam Volume.2 was successful beyond our wildest imaginings. The Cannery Arts Centre Gallery is a sublime space for live music, and all in attendance experienced a thoroughly intimate vibe. After a hectic…

The Bridge - January 2018 Pt2

Grand Casual & ROOBS - L-R: Kyron Smithson, ROOBS, Matt Cooper, Joe Franzone

Recently returned from a cracking few days on the road with Grand Casual and the maestro Roobs. Absolutely invigorating and racked up three of the…

The Bridge

New Years Eve @ Taylor's St Quarters  - Photo: Proud Mouth Music

Wow so the festive season has sprung itself upon us in a flurry of hectic activity. KyzaPresents offices are left in a slight disarray, a mess…

The Lineup

Such an amazing amount of fantastic live music on the horizon, so much so that its difficult to fit all into one column, I shall do my best. WAM nominated artist Tracey Barnett will be back in town over the…

WAMCON


 


Had the most amazing week in Perth. Headed up on Wednesday the 1st of November in time to attend the WAM regional roundtable on Thursday followed by WAMCON and an amazing three days of live music. Great networking opportunity…