Anwen Crawford was The Monthly’s music critic from 2013–21.
By this author
Prince at the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, 21 February 2016
One of the great Australian albums
The Triffids’ ‘Born Sandy Devotional’ 30 years on
Live from Mexchester
Mexrrissey at the Enmore Theatre, Sydney Festival, 23 January 2016
Loud, quiet, loud
Fledgling musicians hit Girls Rock
Alluring and strange
Jenny Hval at the Famous Spiegeltent, Sydney Festival, 19 January 2016
Kev Carmody at the Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent, Sydney Festival, 17 January 2016
The man who fell to Earth
David Bowie knew what to give away, and what to keep for himself
Deeds, not words
Sarah Gavron’s ‘Suffragette’
Grimes’ puzzling ‘Art Angels’
Guns, girls, gags and a confusing plot – what more could you want from a Bond film?
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
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