Dancing the dream

Others in the family have danced but young April Prato was the one to run with it, writes Chelsea Byrne.

A “bush doof’s” transcendent music

Trigan Yeong has successfully created an unconventional living through electronic music – and an escape from disillusion with the world. Marcus Haritos reports.

The #metoo challenge in Melbourne’s “boys club” music scene

In the Melbourne music scene, artists and industry professionals are challenging the patriarchal norms. Aimee Cunningham writes that while acknowledging that sexism and inherent misogyny exists in music as elsewhere, there has been a push to change the cultures and attitudes ingrained in the industry.

Migrant strings in the mix

Musicians from diverse cultures who have enriched Melbourne’s music scene tell their stories of struggle and achievement. Shareena Abdul Aziz reports.