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A musical road to hope

There are too many worthy causes. That is, there are way more than anyone can afford to donate to. Except perhaps Bill Gates, or Gina Rinehart (if she had any inclination to be generous). 544 more words


Monday Music Musings x Years & Years

Memo || Years&Years

So smooth. That’s all I have to say. Smooth. You’ll just have to listen to it on your own, don’t let company ruin this moment. 111 more words


Zoo City music

Although last week I issued an Indigenous Reading Challenge, I confess to not having started it yet, because newly purchased titles for Kinna’s African Reading Challenge… 454 more words


Monday Music Musings X Lapsley

Falling Short || Lapsley

Maybe it’s the rain today, or the dreading of Monday that got me on this melancholy beat.

Lapsley, a young 18-year old British singer-songwriter-producer dropped her EP at the beginning of this month. 90 more words


Indigenous reading challenge 2015

Today is the anniversary of the British colonisation of Australia in 1788. On this day, after a voyage of roughly 8 months, 1,500 British ‘officers, crew, marines and their families, and convicts’ 845 more words


Shadows, stars and bones

Many years ago, I was lucky enough to look over a radiographer’s shoulder while he did a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan of someone’s thigh. It was fascinating. 457 more words


Monday Music: Sudan and the power of music

How do countries choose the date of their independence day? I have no idea, but I wonder if whoever chose 1 January for Sudan (which turned 59 last Thursday), thought of it as an auspicious day for new beginnings. 228 more words