Author Archives: reception

After Midnight – Musical Themes with History

Want to hear good music with a story? Join us at “After Midnight” a new show lead by musical themes. In our first show your host Fin McGuire introduces music written and sung by the same artist, such as Dylan, … Read More

Rhiannon Giddens- Bluefest Touring

Rhiannon Giddens indisputably stole the show at the T Bone Burnett–curated 2013 Another Day, Another Time concert—a celebration of the early ’60s folk revival at New York City’s Town Hall. The Grammy Award–winning lead singer of African-American folk interpreters Carolina … Read More

Allen Stones’ Sideshow

The 27th Annual Bluesfest is set to be the best one yet, with an eclectic line-up bringing good vibes. Music lovers travel to Byron Bay to catch a glimpse of some of their favourite blues, jazz, contemporary and soul artists. Bluesfest Touring … Read More

Work Experience- About Panagiota!

Hi I’m Panagiota and I’ve just finished doing work experience at East Side 89.7 FM for a week. I’m 16 and love different types of music such as rock, pop,soul etc. I attend high school at Kingsgrove North and I’m … Read More

About Steph

My name is Steph and I am a music addict doing work experience at East Side Radio Station. Ever since I was young, music acted as my oxygen so I picked up dancing, singing, the piano, and joined different choirs. Read More

Soul of Sydney’s 4th Birthday Special

Like many trains to leave the city, there is a good chance that you’ll be getting off this one with a stiff body, sore limbs, a dry mouth and a tight feeling around your head, don’t worry; usually … Read More

Brazilian music at it’s best: Anthropophagy

Anthropophagy is a night featuring Brazilian music debauchery at its best. A journey through sounds and music styles that have shaped contemporary Brazilian music landscape. Afro-Brazilian to Bossa Nova and Tropicalia, Funk, Regional sounds, Psychedelic Rock and beyond. On the … Read More

Hello, I am Miri…

Hi there How are you doing? My name is Miriam and I am the new Intern at Eastside Radio. I am from Germany, where it’s going to get colder and colder right now as … Read More

Meet Max, Our Latest Work Experience Volunteer

Hey everybody!   My name is Max and I am a Year 10 student currently living on the North Shore (I was born in and spent my early years in the Eastern Suburbs, so I’m not … Read More

Randwick Eco Living Fair

Sunday the 13th of September marks Randwick’s eleventh Eco-Living Fair. It is being hosted at the Randwick Community Centre and has a bunch of fun, family-friendly activities lined up for the day. Some of … Read More

Book Review: RISING FROM THE SHADOWS

  Review by Alistair Tolmie Never does it appear to be as important as it is now for Australians to understand the perspective of foreign speaking … Read More

Benjamin Law chats with Claudia Chan Shaw on The Dialogue

Tune in to The Dialogue, 6pm Wednesday 24 June You may have had a chuckle reading his weekly column in the Good Weekend. Or got to know his family in his irreverent memoir “The Family Law”. Benjamin Law is a … Read More

Museum of Old and New Art

By Chris Borton My last visit to Tasmania was about 15 years ago when I would have to characterise it as slightly on the sleepy side! Since the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) opened, Hobart has been on … Read More

Community Billboard From 01st April to 07th April

This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected … Read More

Roy Jackson Retrospective

ROY JACKSON ART RETROSPECTIVE By Chris Borton Distinguished Australian landscape artist, Roy Jackson, is the subject of three separate but overlapping exhibitions in Sydney during March and April. Roy Jackson at an exhibition of his work … Read More

Community Billboard from the 19th to 24th of February

  This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Community Billboard 12th January – 19th January

This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Dawn by Emma Donovan & The Putbacks

Acclaimed Indigenous vocalist Emma Donovan and Melbourne rhythm combo The PutBacks come together to bring you Dawn – an LP of hard hitting and heartfelt soul songs telling stories of grief, struggle and redemption. Dawn is a gritty, uniquely Australian record, simultaneously classic and … Read More

Community Billboard 15th November – 20th November

This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Community Billboard 30th Oct – 6th November

This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More