C.W. Stoneking: A ghost from another era

With a gruff voice that sometimes howls, sometimes grumbles, Australian bluesman C.W. Stoneking sounds like a ghost from another era. With musical styles pulling from the early 20th century, blues and jazz, and painting lyrical images of a forbidden and long-gone world populated by black magic, mysterious sins, jail, shipwrecks, voodoo celebrations, decadent dances and [...]

Forgotten TV: The Girl From Tomorrow

In the annals of cool girls in science fiction, The Girl From Tomorrow stands out as a little known, but entirely pivotal chapter. So much better than it ever needed to be, this Australian show from 1990 follows the adventures of teenager Jenny Kelly ((Melissa Marshall) dissatisfied, bored, a kid who doesn’t fit in at [...]