Live Reviews

(G)I-DLE live in Singapore: K-pop quintet close the curtains on a tumultuous yet triumphant era

The Star Theatre, October 1: At the final show of their ‘Just Me ( )I-DLE’ world tour, the girl group remind us of their status as one of K-pop’s greatest self-producing acts

Violent Soho live in Brisbane: Mansfield’s finest go shredding into the sunset

For their last shows before an indefinite hiatus, the rock band went all out with an explosive (if predictable) showcase of their strengths

KCON LA 2022 review: K-pop’s powerful fourth generation carries the torch forward

The festival and convention celebrate 10 years of history by looking ahead to the future of K-pop with Stray Kids, Ateez, NCT Dream, STAYC and more

Splendour In The Grass 2022 review: mud, sweat and tears

Ripping performances and resilient punters saved ‘Splendour In The Mud’, beset by logistical disasters, from being a complete wash

THE BOYZ live in Paris: a charming display of the boyband’s growth

In the third European stop of their world tour, they showcase all the hits from their thriving past two years

Amyl and The Sniffers live at Glastonbury 2022: Aussie punks unite the masses

Amy Taylor and co. lead a boozy singalong of "we'd like to drink with Glasto" as part of a ferocious gig

Confidence Man live at Glastonbury 2022: electro-rave madness from festival’s biggest attention-seekers

The band’s leading duo, Janet Planet and Sugar Bones, crave audience adoration - and they get what they deserve during a banger-filled Park Stage set

Ball Park Music live in Sydney: Brisbane’s indie heroes are 500 not out

Ball Park Music celebrate 500 shows of indie rock uplift with an all-star support roster

Rising in Melbourne review: artists of all stripes craft their own alluring worlds at the city’s new winter festival

The sprawling arts festival three years in the making debuts with must-see shows by Sampa the Great, Kelly Lee Owens and many more

Tkay Maidza live in Melbourne: a thrilling, long-awaited showcase of artistic growth

June 5, Forum Melbourne, RISING: in one of her first Australian headline shows in four years, the Adelaide rapper and singer mixed the R&B singalongs and the party-starting bangers