friendships dive deep on their latest album FISHTANK

friendships dive deep on their latest album FISHTANK

Melbourne based experimental audiovisual duo friendships have released their sophomore album, FISHTANK. Following up 2016’s Nullarbor 1988-1989, the LP is an darkly introspective journey through the self, driven by swirling electronics and distorted vocals. Nic Brown from the duo recorded a guest...

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1 hour ago, RTRFM

Calls for national illegal worker amnesty as labour shortage crisis hits boiling point

WA's Agriculture Minister is gathering support as she calls for an amnesty on illegal workers as harvest looms, but her Federal counterpart isn't having a bar of it.

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3 hours ago, ABC

Dan Howls & Abbe May live in session on Breakfast

Dan Howls & Abbe May live in session on Breakfast

Riding off the energy and hype from last month’s sold-out show, bluey-rock singer-songwriter Dan Howls and vocalist Abbe May are back for more with a show at Freo Social this weekend. The duo gave us a taste of what’s to come with a stripped-back session live in the RTRFM studio on Breakfast...

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3 hours ago, RTRFM

Return Recycle Renew on WA’s Container Deposit Scheme

Return Recycle Renew on WA’s Container Deposit Scheme

Today sees the official introduction of WA’s Container Deposit Scheme. Leading the charge are Containers for Change, offering 10 cent refunds on every eligible container taken to a return point. CEO of WA Return Recycle Renew Tim Cusack answers the big questions surrounding the initiative, including...

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4 hours ago, RTRFM

Ili Baré’s The Leadership

Ili Baré’s The Leadership

The Leadership is a new documentary by Ili Baré, about his expedition to Antarctica with 76 women working in STEM, aiming to bring visibility to the feminine side of the field and its accomplishments. The film is opening exclusively at Luna Leederville tonight. Ili Baré joined RTRFM to tell us more.

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4 hours ago, RTRFM

Disability Care Services Under Fire

Disability Care Services Under Fire

The death of South Australian woman Anne Marie Smith due to neglect by her carer has sparked a national conversation about the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission. Carer Rosemary Maione has since been charged with manslaughter in what police describe as disgusting and degrading circumstances. Greens...

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4 hours ago, RTRFM

Turtle Bay Television go gothic in their debut record Sketch Casustic

Turtle Bay Television go gothic in their debut record Sketch Casustic

Turtle Bay Television have just released their first long-form record, which sees the collective combing their post-punk roots with a new theatrical aesthetic, influenced by German Expressionist films and Herk Harvey’s cult horror classic Carnival of Souls. Tom from the band spoke with RTRFM’s...

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5 hours ago, RTRFM

Get Pumped For This Burger Pop Up To Open A Permanent Store Next Month

Get Pumped For This Burger Pop Up To Open A Permanent Store Next Month

Perth burger lovers will be all too familiar with Smashburger BBQ and their Texan style burgers. Regulars at Bayswater Bowls club, the pop-up has managed to gain a cult-like following with the people of Perth desperate to get a burger fix whenever and wherever Smash Burger popped up next. That’s...

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7 hours ago, The Urban List

Launchpad: Oct 2 – Oct 15

Launchpad: Oct 2 – Oct 15

We’re brining you the latest edition of Launchpad to celebrate the next fortnight’s events! This busy edition of Launchpad showcases events between the 2nd and 15th of October. OtiuhWhen: 2nd October | Where: Indian Ocean Hotel, Scarborough Tickets: $10 | More info: HERE People Taking...

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7 hours ago, WAM

BORAT Making Kazakhstan great again

BORAT Making Kazakhstan great again

In some “very nice” news this week, Kazakhstan’s most famous journalist, Borat, is set to […]

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7 hours ago, X-Press Magazine

Emergency services rush to Jandakot Airport after helicopter crash

Emergency services rush to Jandakot Airport after helicopter crash

Paramedics are treating a person after a training helicopter crashed into a carpark in Perth’s south.

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7 hours ago, The West Australian

ROOFTOP MOVIES On top of the world

It’s time to get off the couch, because one of Perth’s favourite outdoor cinema spaces, […]

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8 hours ago, X-Press Magazine

Containers for Change: WA’s cash-for-cans program launches today

The State Government delivers Containers for Change. Keen to make a buck out of recycling. From today you will receive 10 cents per “eligible drink container”, at one of 200 “containers for change” refund points across WA. The initiative delivers on a key election commitment to improve the State’s...

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8 hours ago, So Perth

WA Premier accuses other states of 'self-interest' after questions raised over border rule

Premier Mark McGowan defends WA's position that the hard border will not be lifted until there have been 28 consecutive days without any community transmission anywhere in Australia.

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9 hours ago, ABC

Snow forecast for Western Australia this weekend

A cold front could bring snow to peaks in southern Western Australia this weekend.

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9 hours ago, ABC

Jocelle Koh talks Asian music industry and new ‘Level Up’ podcast

Jocelle Koh talks Asian music industry and new ‘Level Up’ podcast

With the Asian music scene being brought to the forefront more than ever over the past decade, Australian artists are often curious about how they can engage with the industry. We had a chat with Jocelle Koh, founder of Asian Pop Weekly, about her new podcast ‘Level Up’ and how it can assist...

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9 hours ago, WAM

Kimberley storm flips planes at Kununurra Airport

Kimberley storm flips planes at Kununurra Airport

Planes were flipped over like toys as Kununurra Airport bore the brunt of a massive storm that swept across the Kimberley on Thursday.

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10 hours ago, The West Australian

Treat Your Melbourne Mates To An Unforgettable Feast At Australia’s Largest Iso Degustation

Treat Your Melbourne Mates To An Unforgettable Feast At Australia’s Largest Iso Degustation

Over here in the West, we’ve been pretty fortunate. Our local lockdown hero Mark McGowan has kept us safe and sound, tucked up in our little West Coast bubble. And for most of us, the COVID lockdown is a distant memory, with all our fave bars, restaurants, and events pretty much in full swing again.  Over...

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10 hours ago, The Urban List

Hundreds of extra WA jobs up for grabs as Australia Post prepares for Christmas rush

Hundreds of extra WA jobs up for grabs as Australia Post prepares for Christmas rush

Australia Post is set to hire almost 300 new workers in WA to help deliver an expected record number of parcels this festive season.

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10 hours ago, The West Australian

Flight Centre hopes to save jobs as it shuts another 90 stores worldwide

Flight Centre hopes to save jobs as it shuts another 90 stores worldwide

While many of the closures will be in Australia, the embattled travel company hopes to reallocate staff to different operations.

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10 hours ago, The West Australian

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