How do South Africans feel about Die Antwoord?

They’re verging on Australian institution. They’ve played Future Music, Stereosonic, and gigs all over the country. The destination for Die Antwoord? Sky-high success; the kind that...

DIY: The charcoal mask that everyone’s going nuts about

Need deep blackheads to be sucked the F out of your skin? Same. Charcoal has been around for millennia with its ingredients 'clarifying' the skin by...

Trump’s house colour; gold not orange

The leader of a country is often a tastemaker, possessing that rare kind of star-power we associate with charismatic kings of old. You’ve never...

Next-level costume tips for the Secret Garden Festival 2017

The Secret Garden Festival is a forty-eight-hour romp in the forest; featuring an intoxicating mix of bands, DJs and drag queens. What makes this...

‘Australia’s greatest festival’ Laneway sum up

It was possibly the hottest day on earth when thousands of young punters trudged into the Sydney College of the Arts campus for the...

Cloves shares on relationship obligations and the desire to be alone

Cloves is that kind of multi-talented singer that makes you wish you’d at least tried out for your high school’s glee club auditions. Possessing a...

The dos and don’ts of festival etiquette

As St. Jerome's Laneway Festival hits Sydney this Saturday with a killer line-up of Tame Impala, Nick Murphy (FKA Chet Faker), Aurora, Sampa The Great and many more,...

The five weirdest (and best) Facebook pages worth wasting your time...

My sister’s favourite late-night hobby is to fall into Wiki-hole, reading up about serial killers. And let’s be honest, we’ve all fallen into one...

Masc 4 Masc: the 5 step gay guide to a straight...

“They wanna see me blend in like Realtree. But I can’tz do thatz. I got’s to do me” – Le1f Masc drag: an underground term for...

Break the ice, but not the bank, at these 5 cool...

Struggling artists unite. Here are five places with up-there vibes and down-there prices; the list that helps you stay social and on top of the rent. Ramblin’ Rascal Nobody...

Bad Pony reveals their trick to a killer performance  

Sleep Pile caught up with Bad Pony front men Jarred and Sam to discuss the three-year transition from being “two dudes sitting in a...

The most powerful art to stem from global Women’s March.

January 21st saw women around the world take to their streets in solidarity with the Women’s March, beginning in Washington DC. Spurred on by the...

The silent majority, we ignored, that voted Trump

The dust is hardly settling on a million angry liberal (as in left-wing liberal, not Australian ALP combo of Turnbull/Abbott nightmare combo) keyboards. Democrats,...

Little Simz was infectious at her Sydney gig this week.

When UK rapper Little Simz took the stage at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory, this week, fans could hardly contain themselves. Decked out in sweatpants...

We asked festival goers to give advice to their parents.

Whether aided by party favours or not, the fine Sydney locals of a nearby bush doof have potentially helped future generations of kids by over-sharing with some...

Transgender supermodel Andreja Pejic is redefining an entire industry

One of many Australian names on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list for 2016, Andreja Pejic is definitely one to watch this year. Not only...

Should the marginalised silence the straight white man?

The straight white man (SWM) appears as the next to feel the burn of an oppressive agenda. Predominantly free from homophobic, racist and patriarchal...

Legal grey areas aren’t doing sex workers any favours

While the actual exchange of payment for sex is not illegal in Australia, the offences surrounding this exchange are leaving sex workers vulnerable to...

Top 10 drunken toilet graffiti quotes

Solid life advice, brought to you by Sharpie-clad drunks in bathroom stalls. Dan, this is a door, not a wall - Society. Those cultural musings. We vandalise...

You are not an artist, you’re a ‘creative entrepreneur’

The constant need to self-brand has created a new artist; one that arguably isn’t traditionally an artist at all. The polar pressures to be...