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Playlist: Support Black & First Nations Artists

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

Independent Artist of the Week: Tilly Webb

Fade away with Webb's acoustic/synthetic ambient syntheses.

VIDEO PREMIERE: Too Birds takes no prisoners with 'I'm The Peak'

Quickly backing up their sophomore album 'Melbourne 2', Too Birds delivers an epileptic cacophony of textures on their new video for 'I'm The Peak'.

The Lineup: Sweater Curse play The Vanguard

We chatted to Mon from Sweater Curse as they hit The Vanguard's stage for their Push//Pull EP tour.

Teether spills the beans on the new mind-bending Too Birds album

Blending jarring elements of harsh noise and industrial metal with hip-hop, Too Birds rapper Teether stopped by Arvos with Darren Lesaguis to chat about their new album; 'Melbourne 2'.

Step out of bounds with No Intent on The Snacc Pacc

Read: raw, gutsy and gritty musical commentary from Sydney's cultural epicentre (starts with a W, ends with Estern Sydney).

This Week In Sydney

Soundcheck: May 10 - May 16

Need a live music fix? Catch Eagle Eye Jones, Dante Knows, Ms Thandi, Banoffee and more this week!

Culture Guide: February 1 - February 7

Join the Dots, Simon Blau, The Future is Humanity & more! Culture guide on-air every weekday at 4:30pm.

Diary of Death: 8 - 14 May

A life threatening list of imminent events happening in Sydney and surrounds, selected weekly 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: Aboriginal Deaths In Custody Rally 2021

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

Gallery: FBi Radio presents Powerhouse Late

FBi Radio curates a night of music and art at the Powerhouse Museum, featuring GLO, Tasman Kieth, Becca Hatch, Setwun, Godriguez + more

Gallery: Invasion Day Sydney Rally 2021

The Backchat team captured the 2021 Invasion Day rally at Djarrbarrgalli.