Credit: Wild At Heart Facebook Page

New Community Hip-Hop Project Breaks Down Boundaries

Jasmine Crittenden · March 14, 2017

 A new community music initiative is using rap, beats and dance to bring together diverse communities, including people experiencing disability, people experiencing disadvantage, refugees and migrants. Based in Melbourne and run through Wild at Heart Community Arts, the year-long project, called Breakin’ Boundaries, launched in February.…

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Image Credit: Matt Warrell via Camp Cope Facebook page

Laneway Festival and Camp Cope To Open Harassment Hotline

Jasmine Crittenden · January 31, 2017

In September 2016, Music Australia reported on It Takes One, an online campaign initiated by Melbourne-based trio Camp Cope and aimed at encouraging the reporting of sexual harassment at gigs.

Now, the band has teamed up with St Jerome’s Laneway Festival to open a hotline dedicated to the reporting of harassment.…

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