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Kim Boekbinder live on 26 February 2015

Well, finally. We have someone to show us the future of pop music. Space-Pop. The final frontier. On 26 February, Kim Boekbinder took us to the stars at The LoWow. Rocketship Boekbinder. Destination: The Heavens. This was definitely Space-Pop. And we’re not entirely sure why it’s not everywhere, because it’s utterly fabulous. And in these…

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Yeo live on 8 November 2014

Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in the 80s anymore. On 8 November, Yeo gave us some of the most delicious electro-pop this side of the CBD. Celebrating the launch of his single ‘Secret Powers’, Yeo put on an extraordinary gig to a packed room at Shebeen. Forget what you think you know about electro-pop.…

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Sweets live on 26 June 2014

This is pop music you won’t be embarrassed to be seen with. On 26 June Sweets showed The Retreat how it’s meant to be. Sweets understand pop. They really understand it. And they put on a show that’s effortless and fun and inclusive, without being diluted or saccharine. There was real fun on stage. This…

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Amber Isles live on 13 June 2014

These boys don’t belong on a stage. They belong in the back seat of your car. In the middle of nowhere. Three days into the best road trip to anywhere. Unfortunately on 13 June 2014 Amber Isles couldn’t be in your car. Unless your car was the Exford Hotel. This is dreamy indie-rock at its…