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All Ages

With Declan Burgess

The Push is launching a hip hop school called The Ledge. Aimed at hip youth of any hip hop experience aged between 12 and 25, The Ledge is a series of eight free workshops flowing from Thursday October 27 to Thursday December 15. The workshops work on developing recording, performing and production skills as well as covering artist management and digital distribution under the guidance of professional artist Defron. The program also includes performance opportunities and special guest mentor appearances from already well known hip hop aficionados Head to www.thepush.com.au and fill an application form.
 
The second last New Slang for the year has been announced and as usual it’s a killer show full of local legends. This month’s instalment is pretty special too because rock dogs Inn House are releasing their first EP at the event. Dreamy garage pop prince Jarrow and indie rockers Plaza-trg are going to sing their hearts out as well. Don’t miss out and get tickets from http://bit.ly/nsjarrow.
 
This Saturday PBS opens their doors and welcomes the listening public into their warm and inviting embrace with the annual PBS Open Day. Running from noon to early afternoon, anybody can walk to 47 Easey Street, Collingwood and right into the studio and have a look around on guided tours and enjoy some tunes. There’s also a light hearted meet-and-greet with all of the staff at the station and how often do you get to put a face to a radio personality? It’s definitely worth checking out, it’s like a barbeque at your uncle’s house if he ran a pirate radio station in his backyard.
 
Ever dreamed of opening a festival with thousands of punters alongside world class acts like Childish Gambino, The Avalanches, Violent Soho and Matt Corby? Last week triple j Unearthed opened applications for four acts to open Falls Festival. It’s easy to enter, all you have to do is upload some tracks to the unearthed site by Saturday November 6. Upload those sweet tracks to www.triplejunearthed.com right now.