Since joining Fairfax in 1992, Bernard has been an editor and written on education, roads and local politics. These days, he specialises in music and is the senior music writer and reviewer.
Bernard Zuel A decade of groundbreaking electronic music will be marked on the harbour shores.
Sex and electronics
Bernard Zuel Not perfect but entrancing first outing for a new version of the one time front man for Silverchair.
Bernard Zuel We take new releases from Eilen Jewell, Lazy Eye, June Low, Gang Of Youths and Black Cab for a spin.
Bernard Zuel This time the pop-metal parody comes with heavy-duty quality.
Protests against Iggy
Bernard Zuel Is it timing or racism or talent that has led to a petition attacking the Australian rapper?
Rock at the footy
Bernard Zuel Rock at the Rock and at the footy for a legendary band.
Not so vivid
Bernard Zuel Where were the best songs? Not on this setlist.
Bernard Zuel Avoid the tall poppy syndrome and go where the action is.
Bernard Zuel The great collaborator has a new/old partner in song.
Path to success
Bernard Zuel Building on the publicity splash will take a lot more hard work for Australia's first Eurovision entrant.
Bernard Zuel Festival gets a boost, rock bloke goes solo and ska returns.
Bernard Zuel The musical accents not the only thing to change for a singer who once only sang softly.
Bernard Zuel It was simple but it was transforming.
Bernard Zuel Old jazz, new jazz soul, happy sad pop and a rock voice joins a funk band.
Bernard Zuel The singer songwriter talks to Bernard Zuel about his new album Talk, and the thread behind some of the tracks, revealing he couldn't have expressed some of its content outside a song format.
Bernard Zuel The new sound may shock but Daniel Johns has been building to this for years.
Bernard Zuel We take new releases fromInfinity Broke, Elodie, Moon Duo, Bernie Hayes and Mew for a spin.
Bernard Zuel A fifth album could be the first No. 1 for the Australian Music Prize winners from the Blue Mountains.
No rapper's delight
Bernard Zuel Did one of the biggest names in entertainment break his promise to an artist whose work he copied?
Hair metal farewell
Bernard Zuel Upstaged in their farewell, a hair metal lesson is learned.