About Patrick McCarthy

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An aspiring writer and filmmaker, Patrick's biggest wish is not to be successful, but to be Morpheus, the Sandman, King of Stories

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WAMFest – Part 2

Like a steaming, sloppy bacon sanger, the West Australian Music festival is a glorious miracle hangover cure. A stellar, comprehensive celebration of the best of contemporary WA artistry, the WAM fest has year after year been a soothing antidote for any leftover maladies gifted to you by...

Boo Seeka ‘Oh / My’ Tour @ Slims

Slim’s hosted yet another excellent, rapidly rising Australian music act on Saturday night in BOO Seeka, a duo producing electronic hip-hop/soul beats more wantonly infectious than conjunctivitis. The Sydney duo – comprised of singer and guitarist BOO, and electronic music producer Sammy Seeka – have enjoyed a...

GROOVIN THE MOO 2016

My fourth consecutive jaunt down to Bunbury for the Groovin’ The Moo festivities was admittedly one I was not entirely sold on. Having seen some of my absolute favourite artists at the popular Triple J event in recent years – Tame Impala and Sticky Fingers, thank you...

Hitch A Ride With “Passengers” This Christmas

Breathing the same delicious air as that of modern sci-fi/genre masterpieces “Inception”, “Ex Machina”, “Gravity” and “The Martian”, the new movie by the Oscar-nominated Norwegian director Morten Tyldum looks to continue a recent trend of expertly written human characters that are deftly inserted into breathtakingly realised futuristic...