Film review, ALBERT NOBBS, from Built for Speed

I suspect the producers of Albert Nobbs hoped to benefit from the fascination with 19th century upstairs-downstairs intrigue generated by Downton Abbey.  Set in a similar environment although this time it’s an upmarket Dublin hotel the film takes the notion of servants subordinated by society to a new level. This strange story of (often painful) gender bending sees a woman

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Film review: THE IRON LADY, from Built for Speed

The Iron Lady which is directed by Phyllida Lloyd and stars Meryl Streep recounts the life of Margaret Thatcher Britain’s Prime Minister from 1979 – 1990. The idea of the Mamma Mia director Phylida Lloyd helming a film about Margaret Thatcher, one of the most significant and controversial political figures of the 20th century, was a dubious one. While some

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Great Australia Day Swim Live Broadcast

Join us on Australia Day morning, as we broadcast live from the Great Australia Day Swim event at Brighton Marina.  Come down and join the fun, or listen live as we cover the open water swim competition, hear from celebrity event hosts Anthony Koutifides and Rhys Uhlich and listen to the band Full Circle entertain the crowd. This event attracts a

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Stage set for a fantastic World Music Festival 28th and 29th January, will be broadcast live on 88.3

A talented line up of musicians will perform at the spectacular 2012 Globe to Globe World Music Festival being held at Namatjira Park in Springs Road, Clayton South on Saturday 28 January from (12noon-10pm) and on Sunday 29 January (from 12noon-6pm). Proudly presented by the City of Kingston, this fantastic event showcases the very best in world music over two

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Is there a Doctor in the house on Radio Ga Ga

  This weeks Radio Ga Ga features songs about Doctors. The obvious ones might be “Doctor My Eyes” by Jackson Browne, “Doctor Doctor” by the Thompson Twins and “Calling Dr.Love” by KISS but there will be a bunch of other great tunes that are less well known. The Doobie Brothers, Van Halen, Humble Pie, Steely Dan and Little Feat will

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