NOT sure where to go or what to do this weekend? Here are a few ideas:
Lightning Jack - blues/reggae /rock – Playing at Clancy’s Fish Pub, Dunsborough this Friday from 6pm. Free gig!
Sunshine Brothers (Perth) dub/reggae/soul – Playing at Clancy’s Fish Pub, Dunsborough on Sunday from 4m. Free gig! (Also Playing at Settlers Tavern, Margaret River on Saturday at 9.30pm).
Going further out:
The Joe Kings (Melbourne) rock/blues/soul – Playing at Settlers Tavern, Margaret River on Saturday at 9.30pm..
2012 Winter Film Festival –
Three screenings a day from a selection of five amazing festival films. For information and bookings call Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre on 1300 661 272
DVD: The Artist (PG 2011; Written and directed by Michel Hazanavicius. Starring Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo and John Goodman) – Silent movie star George Valentin (Dujardin) is left by the wayside as the ‘talkies’ craze sweeps through Hollywood, in this captivating homage to silent cinema. After the success of the OSS 117 films they made together, Hazanavicius, Dujardin and Bejo have teamed up again to great success, The Artist winning five Oscars at this year’s Academy Awards, including Best Actor, Best Director and Best Picture.
Forgetting it all:
CD: Spirit Bird – Xavier Rudd (Salt.X via Universal) – The seventh funky record from one of Australia’s favourite alternative blues and roots musicians. After performing at the River Sessions festival in Queensland on the weekend, Rudd is off to do some international shows, but will return in August for his Australian tour, finishing off with a performance at Caves House in September.