Madness return to Australia after many, many years for the V Festival. I spoke with Chris Foreman (Chrissy Boy) the guitarist, about being back in Bondi, sharing hair gel with The Human League and taking Spandau Ballet in a fight.
The Shatman turned 78 this week and to celebrate here is a re-issue of my look at the hi-lights of his singing career.
The Wet Spots are Canada’s most successful polysexual cabaret duo. They played The Sydney Opera House @ Mardi Gras time & took me backstage to get to know them better. I’m still guilt free & I have the photos to prove it.
Gary Numan hasn’t played Sydney since 1981, so it was fitting that two generations of ‘Numaniod’ fans take to the streets of Enmore and become ‘Gary-curious’.
Steve Abbott aka The Sandman aka Johnny Goodman from The Castanet Club talks about playing covers too fast, too white and too middle class.
Belladonna is an adult star that has made a career out of pleasing herself. With husband Aiden she controls most aspects of her movies, but when you see her pushing a pram through a shopping mall she can be a “mum in disguise”. What part of her is haunted? How does she come up with those movie titles? Shouldn’t “Cock Happy 3” be “Cock Happiest”?