Stuart Coupe

Host of Tune Up on Tuesdays, 12-1pm.

Review: Cat Power at the Sydney Opera House

It’s been 20 years since the release of Cat Power’s breakthrough album Moon Pix. She returned to the Sydney Opera House to perform the iconic record in full, Stuart Coupe reviews.

Review: Weyes Blood at Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent (Sydney Festival)

Joined on stage by Kirin J Callinan, Jack Ladder and Daniel Stricker (Midnight Juggernauts), Weyes Blood did what every artist aspires to: “She stopped time.”

Review: Cash Savage & The Last Drinks at Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent (Sydney Festival)

Calling on elements of Velvet Underground, Gun Club and Nick Cave, Cash Savage and The Last Drinks put on “one hell of a powerful, confident and intense show”.

Ten classic Brian Wilson/Beach Boys covers – Tune Up

Our resident cover version obsessive Stuart Coupe selects ten great interpretations of Beach Boys/Brian Wilson songs by contemporary artists, in preparation for his shows at Bluesfest and Sydney Opera House.

Review: Dirty Three at the State Theatre (Sydney Festival)

“For two hours, Dirty Three were the greatest band on any planet in any universe.”