Music & Film

Subvrt’s Guide to SXSW Sydney

Only a few days to go until SXSW Sydney makes its Australian debut. For the first time ever. With over 1,000 events on the epic line-up, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. That’s why we’ve got you covered with our guide to the must-see conferences, parties, pop-ups, happy hours, and more. Don’t have a badge? Don’t […]

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Fashion & Art, shoots

Get Lost Down a Fantasy Rabbit Hole

“Razzle-Dazzle Rabbits” is a fantasy exploration of two elegant rabbits wandering around mischievously in a hotel. The rabbits’ behavior can be wild as they hop around rooms in silence. Hush-hush! No one can know the pleasure they share, and no one will know their true faces as they are disguised in full lace bodysuits. With […]

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Music & Film, stories

Bipolar Sunshine is the Upbeat Dystopian Artist to Watch

Born in Manchester to Jamaican parents, singer-songwriter Bipolar Sunshine—real name Adio Marchant—is bringing the future into the present. Now based in Los Angeles, the artist is bringing to the forefront vital questions that make us ponder about our own humanity, our freedom, and the placement of technology in our lives. Marchant’s spirit of passion has […]

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Music & Film, news

Promis3 Are The Queer Futuristic Music Duo You Need in Your Life

THE RISING BELGIAN ARTISTS CROSS BOUNDARIES BETWEEN TRANCE, HYPERPOP, AND GABBER IN “DIE IN THIS MOMENT” Belgian creative duo, Promis3, have been taking the hyper-pop world by storm over the last two years. Known for their avant-garde approach to contemporary pop music, the artists have homed a futuristic sound that takes inspiration from European club, as […]

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features, Lifestyle

House of Silky’s Basjia Shares the Importance of Chosen Family

It’s gay Christmas, Sydneysisters (also known by many as Mardi Gras), and we’re gearing up for the festivities. This year, Absolut is celebrating queer Chosen Families and has enlisted editorial photographer, Liz Ham, to document a string of portraits by notable queer chosen families. Taking part in the series are QTBIPOC collective, House of Silky, […]

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Fashion & Art, shoots

Jezebel: Exploring the Gender Constructs Placed on Women

Jezebel is a photo series that explores women within the lens of society. It is a study of gender constructs and the countless responsibilities that women are born into and ultimately grow into. It aims to shed light on the unfair expectations assigned to women based on gender, while celebrating the innate or acquired traits […]

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Fashion & Art

Return to Me: An Ode to Gender Non-Conforming Musicians

“Return to Me” is a call back to the 1920s jazz styling, and a time when segregated gender, race, and sexuality were prominent.  Upon beginning this project, photographer Laura Du Vé discussed with Kaiit, a musician and artist from Naarm Melbourne in so-called Australia what she might be interested in creating. Kaiit uses she/he/they pronouns. “The […]

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features, Lifestyle

How to Become a Cam Girl: An Insider’s Scoop

Everybody loves earning extra cash, which is why so many people have started searching online for information on how to become a cam girl. You can do it from the comfort and privacy of your own home, which is particularly ideal during a global pandemic. Plus, you also get to meet new people. What’s not […]

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