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Monday, January 18, 2021

Why is it that most pop songs sound the same

why is it that most pop songs sound the same
Pop music has been a popular genre for decades. With many of the catchy melodies and bass lines largely taken and rehashed with variations, it isn’t unsurprising to hear how homogeneous pop music sounds. Have you found the pop hits from any given year to sound similar to each other? Unfortunately most smash hit songs follow the same formula. A...

Book review – Three Hours Past Midnight by Tony Knighton

Three Hours Past Midnight
About Three Hours Past Midnight His last job a disaster, a professional thief teams with an old partner eager for one last score – a safe in the home of a wealthy Philadelphia politician. But they are not the only ones set on the cash. His partner dead and the goods missing, he hunts for his money and the killer only to...

9 – 11 August

9 – 11 august
Xmas Near July @ Mamasita – a party for you all chucked by Maddawg Nicko the guy who owned a restaurant in Spain with Julian Lennon, and once had a bottle of Southern thrown at him by an Underbelly guy. Flinders Quarter Augmented Art Walk @ City – by iPhone to watch the streets come alive… with the sounds of the Metro...

Major outdoor dining fee reductions on the table

Lower outdoor dining fees are on the menu in Port Phillip, including a “revitalisation rate” for areas including the Fitzroy Street precinct. Mayor Dick Gross said the updated footpath trading fee policy, to apply from 1 July 2019, is aimed at boosting the vibrancy and atmosphere which al fresco dining brings to Port Phillip’s street-life. “We believe the new tailored rates,...


the performing arts needs you!
The Victorian Actors’ Benevolent Trust (VABT) has assisted  thousands of entertainers and performing arts professionals for more than 60 years and now, more than ever, needs public support. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a wide-ranging and devastating financial and psychological effect on the livelihoods of those in the arts and entertainment industry in Australia and worldwide with thousands of...


Liz Porter
Don't Make The Forensic Mistakes That Get Crims Caught How To Get Away With Murder EVENT: VENUE: DATE: TIMES: TICKETS: Liz Porter Liz Porter Liz Porter is a Melbourne-based writer best known for her prize-winning books about  “the real CSI”  – the way forensic science is used to solve crime.  Her latest book is Crime Scene Asia: when forensic evidence becomes the silent witness.  First published in Singapore...

Don’t wait until it’s too late

don’t wait until it’s too late
Australians are being warned not to play down or ignore medical emergencies or existing conditions during the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Australian Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance (ACDPA) is concerned some people are overlooking their existing chronic conditions and even failing to call triple zero (000) for an ambulance in an immediate life-threatening emergency. This delay could put them or...

Is “clean coal” a scam or a legitimate solution? – Part 1

is “clean coal” a scam or a legitimate solution? – part 1
Presents a series of grounded science based articles covering Evolution, Global Warming, Genetic Modified Organisms (GM's), Logic, Nature of Science, Vaccines/Alt.Medicines. “Clean coal” has once again become a hot topic. Yet most people don’t seem to know what it actually is or if it is even a real solution rather than just a marketing gimmick. Therefore, I want to talk about...