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Paolo Nutini – Sydney, Enmore Theatre 31/03/15

Roguish good looks.

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Vance Joy, Airling, #1 Dads – Sydney, Enmore Theatre 27/03/15

Vance Joy clearly comes from a traditional school of songwriting – crafting life’s simple truths into simple melodies that hold universal appeal.

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Mastodon – Sydney, Big Top Luna Park 28/03/15

Sydney prog adventurers Breaking Orbit are clever gents.

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Ed Sheeran – Brisbane, Riverstage 20/03/15

It’s 6:30pm in Brisbane and something big is happening.

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Billy Idol, Cheap Trick – Wollongong, WIN Entertainment Centre 18/03/15

It proved to be somewhat telling that power-pop pioneers Cheap Trick were introduced by a pre-recorded message calling them “the greatest rock & roll band you will ever fucking see” with the f-word bleeped out.

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Farmer & The Owl Festival – University Of Wollongong 14/03/15

The glistening sun, clear blue sky and fresh green grass made for a perfect environment as far as Richard in Your Mind were concerned.

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London Grammar – Sydney, Hordern Pavilion 13/03/15

It’s an amazing feat to sell-out two nights on the other side of the world simply based on the merit of your debut album but that’s exactly what London Grammar have done.

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Rufus Wainwright – Taronga Zoo, Sydney 07/03/15

Wainwright.

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Golden Plains 2015 – Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre

Now in its ninth year, Golden Plains feels more ritual than festival.

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Clowns – Bendigo Hotel, Melbourne 06/03/15

Melbourne scuzz-punkers Clowns have forged a reputation as a must-see live act.

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Future Music Festival 2015, Brisbane – Doomben Racecourse, 07/03/15

Drake, The Prodigy and Avicii compete for the spotlight.

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Shakey Graves, Shovels & Rope – Sydney, Factory Theatre 05/03/15

He saunters onto the stage in a white singlet, jeans and some serious sex appeal before drawling out, “My name’s Shakey fuckin’ Graves from Austin Texas.