Monthly Archives: October, 2012

MC Lars @ Mana Bar 6th October

What do you do for people when it’s your birthday? Perhaps give them some cake and a bowl of mixed nuts. Well, if you’re Californian post-punk rapper LC Lars, you hold an intimate free show in the venue that his fan base would greatly appreciate. Mana Bar (336 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy) is a haven for …

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Weekend Notes

In my first step towards making some kind of money off of this writing business, I will be posting articles on weekendnotes.com. I get a small amount of ad revenue from each published article, so feel free to click away on links such as these: http://www.weekendnotes.com/muse-the-2nd-law-album-review/ Time will tell if I keep this up, otherwise …

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Muse – The 2nd Law Review

There’s been a lot of hubbub surrounding the latest release from world-conquering Brits Muse. A bonkers Olympic theme, a fascination with flavour-of-the-month genre dubstep, and the kind of statements that make you think that Matt Bellamy adorns a tin-foil hat when he’s at home.  It doesn’t really inspire confidence considering their overblown but underwhelming previous …

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