For the past three months I had been waiting for this concert, eagerly anticipating the day when The Temper Trap arrived and even counting the days on my own calendar. As was always my plan, I arrived with plenty of time to spare, but I almost couldn’t find either of my friends and nearly declared […]
Vivid LIVE 2012
Sufjan Stevens has been out here recently playing a series of Planetarium concerts with composer Nico Muhly and the National’s Bryce Dessner at Sydney’s Vivid LIVE, with the three of them playing compositions inspired by the planets of the solar system. Those shows finished up last night, and Sufjan ended the set by covering Somewhere […]
Walking to Sydney’s Opera house on a chilly Wednesday evening, I’m a little worried.
A brash wave of juicy synthesizers and heavily distorted vocals grew in sound and texture as I was drawn into the Opera Theatre lair at the early start time of 8:30pm for PVT’s no supports, no holds barred show on opening night of Vivid Live.