Review: Cat Power at Newcastle Panthers, Australia

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Music on Thursday 7 March 2013

Cat Power (aka Chan Marshall) casually strolled onto stage, cigarette in one hand and cup of tea in the other. The rain had been pouring down all day, and after a transport hold up on the highway, she was very, very late. It didn’t matter, though. Grabbing the microphone with a cheeky grin, Marshall shouted […]

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Cat Power’s Kings Ride By music video

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Music on Tuesday 3 January 2012

Proof that indie music makes you fit: the new music video for Cat Power’s Kings Ride By features boxer Manny Pacquiao relentlessly beating a speed ball in slo-mo to hypnotic effect. Proceeds from song downloads go towards the Festival Of Children Foundation and The Al Forney Centre charities.

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Text Sculpture: highlighting interplay of words and images

Bridget Barnett Contributor

By Bridget Barnett in New Art on Friday 14 October 2011

LA artist Doug Aitken’s Text Sculpture series uses light-boxes, mirror works, living plants and photography to create interplay of words and images. Aiken has a previous body of work ranging from photography, films, installations and architectural interventions, and has collaborated with the likes of very cool Tilda Swinton and Cat Power.

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