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Avant-garde Edward Guglielmino takes to the stage with The Show
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Avant-garde Edward Guglielmino takes to the stage with The Show

Edward Guglielmino has just arrived back from what some would call a musical holiday – after the release of his first album Late At Night, he took some time off. Now he's back with a vengeance – you can catch his quirky musical musings as he takes to the stage with his new band The Show on Saturday May 19 at the Judith Wright Centre. more

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Stringsations Quartet plays at Music in the Gallery, QAG
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Stringsations Quartet plays at Music in the Gallery, QAG

There is something romantic about the image of a beautifully dressed woman walking down the streets of Paris, stopping to indulge in powder-puff boysenberry meringues, while the sweet sounds of an accordion wafts gently in the crisp morning air. It is so familiar and so novel – the croissants and cafe au laits, the cobbled streets with perfectly lined trees, the white terraces that stand tall on either side of the road. more

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Cheap Thrills with Judith Wright Centre
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Cheap Thrills with Judith Wright Centre

For underage musos, the live music scene in Brisbane can sometimes be a desert when it comes to gigs. Thankfully, like a luscious oasis in the middle of its sandy planes, the Judith Wright Centre has come to the rescue of youngsters all over town. Launching this May will be Cheap Thrills – a series of musical fiestas that welcomes fans of all ages. more

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See Macbeth in operatic translation at QPAC, South Bank
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See Macbeth in operatic translation at QPAC, South Bank

Witchcraft, insanity, manipulation and medieval justice ... Two powerhouses of Queensland culture, Opera Queensland and the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, combine to bring you a concert experience of Verdi’s operatic translation of Macbeth, one of Shakespeare’s most bloody and thrilling tragedies. more


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Celebrate the life of John Cage at Judith Wright
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Celebrate the life of John Cage at Judith Wright

John Cage was a leading figure in the post war avant-garde scene. Perhaps best known for his collaborations and performance pieces, the most recognised of which is 4.33 – a piece of music comprising of the absence of deliberate sound – John changed the way music was created and consumed. more

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Green Jam Sessions announce Triplicity
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Green Jam Sessions announce Triplicity

Bid goodbye to another week as you watch the sun set over the Brisbane River, accompanied by smooth melodies from a live band. No, this is not an advertisement for a retirement village, but rather the reality of a Friday evening spent at the Green Jam Sessions. more

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The Last Hurrah: Woodland’s final weekend

The time has come for Woodland to close. While the sorrow is overwhelming when we lose a much-loved weekend venue, The Weekend Edition was chipper to learn that owner Matt Brady will be using his newly found weekend freedom to get a little fresh mountain air in his lungs and some nature under his well-dressed toes – with his dedicated captaining of the Woodland and The Outpost ships leaving no spare time for such adventures over the past two years. In a few months' time, something new will fill the space but, for now, we will celebrate and commiserate the end of this (short) era. more