Anwen Crawford is The Monthly’s music critic.
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Deeds, not words
Sarah Gavron’s ‘Suffragette’
Guns, girls, gags and a confusing plot – what more could you want from a Bond film?
Grimes’ puzzling ‘Art Angels’
For your ears only
What makes a Bond theme song great?
Standing on the outside
Cold Chisel reconsidered
On the broad-sweep feminism of Laurie Penny
Highway or driveway
Jess Ribeiro’s ‘Kill It Yourself’ and Sui Zhen’s ‘Secretly Susan’
Icon as exhibit at ACMI’s ‘David Bowie Is’
‘What Happened, Miss Simone?’ dir. Liz Garbus
Keeping up with the Jones
Grace Jones at Vivid, Carriageworks, Sunday 31 May 2015
True to you
Morrissey at Vivid Live, Opera House Concert Hall, Tuesday 26 May
Punk and gospel influences combine to make the personal political on Algiers’ self-titled debut
A bathetic display
Sufjan Stevens at Vivid Live, Opera House Concert Hall, Friday 22 May 2015
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