Annabel Ross Before Jerome Borazio launched his determinedly no-frills St Jerome's bar on Caledonian Lane back in 2004, the dingy alleyway around the corner from Myer had seen more rats than humans.
Annabel Ross Strictly speaking, Dan Snaith makes records as Caribou (formerly as Manitoba) and dancier records as Daphni, but there is overlap.
Annabel Ross When asked why she calls herself Kaff-eine, the street artist's response is pretty self-explanatory.
Annabel Ross The past year for Martha Brown, aka Banoffee, has been huge for a number of reasons, least of which was having an ice-cream flavour launched in her honour a few weeks ago.
Forty years in the game
Annabel Ross Alfredo Fiorito's 40-year DJing career has taken him far and wide but never quite as far as Australia – until now.
Annabel Ross Dan Deacon is a prolific experimenter of electronic and acoustic instruments, and using the audience to create a unique live show.
Annabel Ross When British graffiti artist King Robbo died earlier this year, his longtime rival, infamous street artist Banksy, painted a wall in his honour.
Annabel Ross Chicago singer Tom Krell, aka How to Dress Well, is serious about making music that feels right.
Annabel Ross A New Orleans style brass band leadiong a procession down a St Kilda laneway on Friday farewelled jazz matriarch of Melbourne, Ruby Carter, followingher memorial service on Friday afternoon.
Annabel Ross When the Purple One gives you a call, it's best to stay cool. Just ask Darren Hart, who picked up the phone to hear Prince on the other end earlier this year.
Annabel Ross It's only been two years since Dean Sunshine published his first book about Melbourne street art, but a lot has changed in that time, he says.
Annabel Ross A few days out from the Painters and Dockers' maiden appearance at Meredith Music Festival, indefatigable frontman Paulie Stewart says they're yet to nail down a setlist.
Annabel Ross Soundwave Festival is moving the Melbourne leg of its tour to a smaller venue, from the Flemington Racecourse to the Melbourne Showgrounds.
Annabel Ross British underground house DJ and producer Hot Since 82 – aka Daley Padley – is looking forward to bringing his brand of deep house to Melbourne audiences on Saturday.
Annabel Ross Up until 2011, James Holden had played hundreds of DJ gigs, but had never performed live.
Annabel Ross Sister act big overseas and now they're coming home.
Annabel Ross Andras & Oscar's chilled out, DIY approach to production and recording is evident in their sunny, unfussed sound.
Megan Washington: 'It would be great to write a song about coconuts and moonbeams, but I just can't.'
Annabel Ross Megan Washington's friend has coined the term "roller door" to describe the singer's default approach to dealing with problems.
Annabel Ross The Church has been performing for 34 years, and despite a well-documented moment of madness, are likely to be around for a while yet.
Annabel Ross It made sense for Perry to visit a Melbourne girls' school, as her biggest demographic is school-age girls – and this show aimed right at them.