March 15, 2017

Greetings music pioneers and welcome to this March edition of Music Matters, here in your local Bali Advertiser. They came they saw they shot everyone and got them tangled in a rose garden of blistering metal. Yes, it’s official, Guns, and Roses smashed Perth arena to peices. Supported by Wolfmother the band put on a blistering […]

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January 18, 2017

Greetings music pioneers and welcome to this first New year’s edition of Music Matters of 2017 here in your local Bali Advertiser. This issue we revisit a bar in Sanur which has given itself to live music, checking out an Aussie expat protest writer and looking forward to what 2017 is going to bring musically to the island of […]

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December 21, 2016

Greetings live music acolytes and welcome to this,  another (straight from the trenches) edition of Music Matters in your one and only local neighbourhood Bali Advertiser. Today we are taking a brief look at the Onion Bar in Sanur and new highlights going on for the New Year, but first let’s talk about a band that […]

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November 23, 2016

Greetings music lovers and welcome to a festive edition of music matters here in your local Bali advertiser. So here it is Merry Xmas once again man how the years just seem to fly by here. Musically Christmas is a time when the best and the very worst come out to play, a time for […]

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November 9, 2016

Greetings Musicnauts and welcome to another edition of Music Matters here in your local Bali Advertiser. Well other than getting bacterial pink eye and standing on a rusty nail and having the obligatory tetanus jabs life has been pretty good in Bali and the prospect of a  new cold war with Russia looming up from the time fog […]

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October 12, 2016

Greetings live music aficionados’ and welcome to this mixed up edition of Music Matters here in your local Bali Advertiser. This issue we are looking at a new bar in Jimbaran making a stir, some new electro music coming your way in time for November, and the rise of festival culture and indeed festivals in […]

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August 31, 2016

Greetings musical cosmonauts and welcome to this conspiracy orientated issue of Music Matters here in your local Bali Advertiser. This week sees the end of a very different and very musical Olympic Games in Rio, a crazy adventure into the world of Russian / German politics and earthquakes in Rome that has hit parts of Vatican City. […]

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August 3, 2016

Greetings music pioneers and welcome to this new edition of Music Matters here in your local Bali Advertiser. First of all it seems we are living through a bad news period of history, mass shootings, terrorism, not to mention the drugs war and general destruction of the environment on ever increasing scales, so how nice […]

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JULY 6, 2016

Greetings music pioneers, and welcome to a very political edition of Music Matters here in your local Bali Advertiser. Well it has happened, the unthinkable, the incredible, the unbelievable, and all of the other expressive words in the English language and of course depending on your point of view. Just in case you have a […]

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22 JUNE 2016

Greetings Music lovers and welcome to this new edition of Music Matters here in your local Bali Advertiser. This issue we are going on a trip to the dark side, well north Bali to be precise, to sample and review some of the musical hot spots in the wild North of the island. But first a […]

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