ALBUM OF THE WEEK

Various Artists

Pure Space: Proximity II (Compilation)

New Music

Latest Music + Culture

Presenting our 2021 FBi SMAC Award Winners!

The votes are in: here's who you thought Sydney music, arts and/or cultured the best in 2021.

In It Together: A COVID-19 Community Relief Directory

A comprehensive list of ways we can assist ourselves and our communities impacted by the current COVID-19 outbreak.

Playlist: Support Black & First Nations Artists

Purchase music from Black and First Nations artists as means of demonstrating financial support.

2021 yearbook: Sydney recap

The perseverance! The power! Here are the local records that floored us this year.

2021 YEARBOOK: FBi RADIO’S MOST PLAYED ARTISTS

2021 threw some major curveballs, but these 100 artists came out absolutely swinging.

2021 YEARBOOK: FBi RADIO’S MOST PLAYED SONGS

2021 was a pretty shit year, but the tracks it delivered were shit hot.

This Week In Sydney

Soundcheck: 24 - 30 January

Need a live music fix? Catch Montaigne, Totally Unicorn, Flowertruck + more in Sydney and surrounds this week.

Culture Guide: 24 - 30 January

With Invasion Day around the corner, we've listed ways to honour and celebrate First Nations culture and creative communities. Stand in solidarity with marches, dance theatre, live theatre, live streams + more.

Diary of Death: 22 - 28 January

Curated by Jack Shit!

Latest Podcasts

Race Matters

Sara Khan and Darren Lesaguis chat race, culture, representation, arts and current affairs with a range of guests.
White ghosts swirling around the word 'Spooko' on a dark background

Spooko

Can't handle scary movies? Neither can ex-Arvos host Peach. To help him overcome his aversion, his former co-host Shag is talking him through the plots, the kills, the blood and the thrills of iconic horror films, one Wikipedia synopsis at a time.

Wax Lyrical

Wax Lyrical is an exploration of written works, found texts, songs with lyrics, poems with music.

Latest Galleries

Gallery: School Strike 4 Climate 2021

The Backchat team attended the School Strike 4 Climate protest on Friday, May 21 2021.

Gallery: Free Palestine Nakba Day Rally 2021

The Backchat team attended the '#SaveSheikhJarrah, Free Palestine, Commemorate Al Nakba' protest on Saturday, May 15 2021.

Gallery: Aboriginal Deaths In Custody Rally 2021

Backchat photographer Christopher Hanna captured the 30th Anniversary of the Royal Commission Into Aboriginal Deaths In Custody.