Posts tagged Miami Horror

FEATURE: Miami Horror

“In terms of what we’re doing, LA definitely has one of the more prolific scenes.”

Although it may conjure up images of Hellraiser or Halloween, Benjamin Plant’s Miami Horror moniker actually produces inoffensive electro-pop ditties that often sound as similar to New Order as they do to Cut Copy.

Kicking his career off “huddled over a laptop” in his bedroom, Plant — a connoisseur of French house, Roland keyboards and soaring melodies — has turned a one-man project into one of Australia’s most in-demand outfits, adding the talents of Josh Moriarty, Aaron Shanahan and Daniel Whitechurch to create a whole new monster.

Love it or hate it, controversial erotic mystery Sleeping Beauty opens tomorrow. First time director Julia Leigh discusses the inspiration and mixed reactions to the film in tomorrow’s edition of The Wire Mag.
We chat to Cosmo Jarvis, Coerce, Metronomy and Above & Beyond, and review the Grates, Wagons and Little Red gigs.
Arts End looks at a local play offering an all-sensory experience, while Last Word looks at youth culture being hijacked.
The Wire Mag. Get it every Thursday in The West Australian.

Love it or hate it, controversial erotic mystery Sleeping Beauty opens tomorrow. First time director Julia Leigh discusses the inspiration and mixed reactions to the film in tomorrow’s edition of The Wire Mag.

We chat to Cosmo Jarvis, Coerce, Metronomy and Above & Beyond, and review the Grates, Wagons and Little Red gigs.

Arts End looks at a local play offering an all-sensory experience, while Last Word looks at youth culture being hijacked.

The Wire Mag. Get it every Thursday in The West Australian.