Paris Combo

As diverse and sophisticated as the city from which they hail, Paris Combo has garnered global acclaim and an immense following for their unique, fun-loving blend of swinging gypsy jazz, cabaret, French pop and Latino and Middle Eastern rhythms. Fronted by the charismatic vocals of chanteuse Belle du Berry, Paris Combo is David Lewis (trumpet,…

Scottish singer Eddi Reader came to Brissie

Brisbane was lucky enough to welcome Eddi Reader’s one night only concert at QPAC on Thursday 16 March 2017. Eddi was born in Glasgow in 1959 and started playing guitar at the age of ten.  She commenced her musical career by busking at Glasgow’s Sauchiehall Street.  In the 1980’s she commenced a thirty year recording…

DJ Tom Loud talks about Hot Dub Wine Machine tour

Tom Lowndes AKA DJ Tom Loud has taken the world by storm with his time-travelling dance party Hot Dub Time Machine. Featuring some of the best songs in music history, Hot Dub takes revellers on a chronological musical adventure from 1954 to 2015 with a unique audio-visual experience that gets everybody dancing. Today, Tom talks…

Top tunes for Australia Day

Top tunes for Australia Day  1. Marcus Marr & Chet Faker – The Trouble With Us This collaboration between the London-based DJ and Aussie’s own Chet Faker is one of four catchy tunes the pair released on their EP Work last month. 2. Jess & Matt – Nothing Matters 2015 X-Factor finalists Jess Dunbar and…

AC/DC Live

Your local Brisbane Weekender crew hit up the hardcore mosh pit on Thursday night to capture the rock stars of AC/DC performing live in our own backyard, QSAC. Check out the energetic scene. Pictures by Brisbane Weekender’s Patrizio Cook