Strange double vision photos by Elena Kulikova

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By Annie Churdar in New Photography on Thursday 12 September 2013

These surreal photos by Elena Kulikova are sure to tug at your curiosity. Their double exposure, cross-eyed nature places at least two images together to create a larger meaning. Much like the phantom sensations Oscar Wilde wrote about experiencing while drinking absinth, these photos capture that same mysterious spirit that is only reached while hallucinating. Bathed […]

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Electronic music by Dimlite

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By Merz in New Music on Friday 7 December 2012

I was introduced to the musician Dimitri Grimm by drummer Julian Sartorius. Both Dimlite and myself perform live with Sartorius as the only other musician on stage. I was knocked out by his music, and he is now one of the electronic musicians I most admire. He delivered a brilliant re-interpretation of The Hunting Owl, […]

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New music from Karl Blau

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By Bright Archer in New Music on Wednesday 26 October 2011

Karl Blau’s music may sometimes feel off the cuff, but that cuff is the cuff of a genius. Absolutely genuine, unselfconscious, and nothing if not inventive, he weaves psychedelically across a breathtaking stylistic breadth.

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Sister Jane

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By Huna Amweero in New Music on Monday 3 November 2008

A few months ago, Dan Davey tapped me on the shoulder and politely asked me for a moment of my time. We had a brief — and, of course, polite — conversation about Sydney’s psychedelic ‘scene’. Not wanting to take up more of my time, he politely said, ‘nice to meet you’, and went on […]

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Tame Impala

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By Kate Suters in New Music on Monday 20 October 2008

From the dusty depths of Western Australia comes the making of another great Aussie band. Tame Impala have just released their self-titled EP and it’s already seducing ears across the airwaves. With a psychedelic sound akin to the rollicking groove of Led Zeppelin mixed up and delicately caressed with the sound of modern day hope […]

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