Movin’ Melvin Brown!

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It was rock and roll heaven last night at the Perth Town Hall – under the soaring wooden ceilings songwriter, singer, dancer, showman, Movin’ Melvin Brown brought the legendary father of rock n roll Chuck Berry to life. In a satiny red suit he tap ...

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Dao of Dylan

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All decked out in pink last night, downstairs at the Maj, rock and jazz divas Monique DiMattina and Rebecca Barnard let loose their brilliant Dylan interpretive show for the Fringe. In pink because they kicked off the performance with not a Dylan ...

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You Only Live Twice – the music of Nancy Sinatra

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Last year at the Fringe, Danielle O’Malley entertained us with a Liverpudlian accent and her tribute to Cilla Black – last night, Downstairs at the Maj, with bleached blonde big hair, mini-skirts, a Noo Joisey accent and the trademark boots she ...

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Livvy and Pete

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The last time we saw Michael Griffiths and Amelia Ryan performing their tribute to Olivia Newton John and Peter Allen was downstairs at the Maj in August with Amelia 7 and a half months pregnant with Archie (who arrived in October) but still suited ...

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Kabaret Dietrich

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I have heard about musicians “playing the saw” but never seen it until tonight when Nikki Nouveau played a stunning musical accompaniment to her rendition of Falling in Love Again as part of her entrancing Fringe World tribute to the great chanteuse ...

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Best of 2017

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Well with Australia Day past, and everyone heading back to work and school, it seems opportune to look back on the year just gone and the best of what went down in 2017. As far as bars and the like, well one of the most impressive we visited ...

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Gazette

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Gazette, the new dining room at Print Hall was the scene of our Melbourne Cup lunch a few weeks ago – and turned out to be one of the best we have attended over the years. While the outstanding dining room that was Print Hall has closed to be ...

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Wine Show WA Awards – 2017

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The Wine Show of Western Australia is celebrating its 40th year, and on Friday night we were invited along to the Grand Ballroom at the Hyatt in the Perth for their Gala Awards Dinner – and the chance to taste the award winning wines, enjoy fine food ...

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Perth Royal Show 2017 Wine Awards

Recently we were privileged to be asked along to look over the wine judging at the Perth Royal Show – hosted by long time wine judge, and founder of Margaret River’s Ashbrook Estate, Tony Devitt, we were given an insight into the organisation and ...

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The Coonawarra Roadshow

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The Coonawarra Tasting Roadshow was in town on the weekend – held at the East Fremantle Yacht Club, with sensational views across the Swan to complement the fabulous wines on display. With around 18 wineries and over 75 wines it was a lovely journey ...

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