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The Alternative Media Group publishes four publications across Sydney: City News, The Bondi View, City Hub & Inner West Independent.
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altmedia Sep 16
Throughout history we’ve often wondered why men and women who hold strong religious beliefs often fail to put into practice the basic tenets of their sacred texts. THE NAKED CITY:
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altmedia Sep 15
Shakespearean drama has been performed for hundreds of years, in a variety of settings - parks, restaurants, classrooms, conventional theatres - but only very few audiences ever experienced the original Globe Theatre. Rita Bratovich previews:
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altmedia Sep 13
“Shock value is such a significant part of being an artist in today’s zeitgeist,” Kota Banks told Jamie Apps.
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altmedia Sep 12
Though it’s set in the early 90s, The Miseducation Of Cameron Post has a lot of resonance in the current climate of moral debate and reignited religious fervour. Rita Bratovich reviews:
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altmedia Sep 12
If you keep getting a niggling feeling that something’s been missing this year, it’s probably because Pyrmont Festival of Wine, Food & Art didn’t occur in May as it has done for the last seven years. Read our detailed guide to the festival in tomorrow's FREE issue of City Hub!
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altmedia Sep 9
For Adam Brand it wasn’t so much a a connection with Elton John or his music but rather an intense personal connection to the cause that compelled him so strongly to become involved in the Variety fundraising event tonight. Read the personal story here:
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altmedia Sep 8
Technological innovations have always been intrinsically tied to the music industry, the most recent of which has certainly empowered music listeners & helped Brisbane’s Sheppard. Read Jamie Apps' interview with George Sheppard here:
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altmedia Sep 7
McQueen is a fascinating film because it’s focused on a fascinating world and one we rarely get to see. Read Rita Bratovich's detailed review here:
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altmedia Sep 6
The ongoing power debate, coal versus renewables, has yet to be resolved but help could be on the way – or to put it more correctly, ‘on the waves’. THE NAKED CITY:
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altmedia Sep 5
Hilarious urban-noir adventure Cockroach deals with the difficult, dark and very pertinent issues of female anger and gender violence against women. Read Mel Somerville's interview with writer/director, Melita Rawson here: PHOTO: Clare Hawley.
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altmedia Sep 3
Local businesses in the Inner West have suffered from a power outage which hit the area last Saturday at 1pm.
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altmedia Sep 2
Waverley Council is implementing a twelve month trial to clean up illegally dumped waste in the area.
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altmedia Sep 1
After forming in 2006 Mammal rapidly rose through the ranks of the Australian music scene before “imploding” and taking a six year hiatus. Jamie Apps spoke with Mammal frontman Ezekiel Ox here:
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altmedia Aug 31
Two maids fantasise about killing their mistress, acting it out each night over and over. One evening, fantasy becomes reality and the pair decide to enact their deadly plan. Read Emily Shen's interview with The Maids director Carissa Licciardello here:
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altmedia Aug 30
Part Shakespearian, part soap opera and part Dan Brown, the drama that played out in Canberra last week has left just about everybody gasping for fresh air. Naked City:
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altmedia Aug 29
A little understood loophole in the new Development Application (DA) process has been used by a developer to bring a small church in Rose Bay under threat from the wrecking ball.
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altmedia Aug 29
Crazy Rich Asians is easily one of the greatest rom-coms of the year as it’s sure to warm the hearts of every viewer. Read Jade Morellini's full review here:
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altmedia Aug 28
The Sydney Fringe is the perfect conduit to highlight Sydney’s unique artistic voice as our artists continue to break free from the shackles of genre stereotypes and norms. Read our detailed feature in tomorrow's FREE issue of City Hub!
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altmedia Aug 25
Whilst NSW Fair Trading lays down basic rules when it comes to boarding houses and requires a $100 registration fee, many are a law unto themselves. THE NAKED CITY:
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altmedia Aug 24
Mum, Me & The IED honestly depicts the plight of Australian soldiers deployed to Afghanistan and their torturous on-going battle with war-induced Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Review by Mark Morellini:
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