June 12, 2019

Daily Picks M Magazine June 25 – Tuesday

Tuesday Picks: The Super Switch, The Great House Revival, MasterChef Australia
June 12, 2019

Recession fears spell end for revered book shop

A Sydney book store institution is closing its doors, citing a 'diabolical' post-election sales slump and looming recessionary conditions.
June 12, 2019

Car dealership giant Pendragon issues profit warning

Shares in car dealership giant Pendragon slumped by a fifth on Wednedsay, after it warned that the first half of 2019 is "expected to be significantly loss making" ahead of any return to group profitability.
June 12, 2019

Doric Quartet review: Fab four’s flawless performance

It’s a thrill to see musicians of this calibre pull out all the stops, but it was the judicious restraint and expressive flexibility that brought this performance so vividly to life
June 12, 2019

Herbie Hancock review: Still a man for all seasons and ages

Herbie Hancock's music - made in company with Lionel Loueke, James Genus and Vinnie Colaiuta - has a singular ability to speak to all age groups.
June 12, 2019

The trailblazing women behind the razor gang wars

Razorhurst brings to light the gritty fight for survival of Sydney underworld leaders Kate Leigh and Tilly Devine.
June 12, 2019

Linda Fairstein dropped by publisher after TV series on the Central Park Five

Netflix miniseries renewed focus on her role in the wrongful conviction of five teenagers for a brutal rape.
June 12, 2019

‘Disappointing’: Seven’s Super Switch makes soft debut

Seven's reality show was beaten by SBS's Who Do You Think You Are.
June 12, 2019

Tolkien’s heirs were right to disapprove of plodding biopic: he deserves better

Unconvincing, romantic tosh condemns this film about the Lord of the Rings writer to the marshy shallows, rather than the murky depths.
June 12, 2019

Day has ‘severely underachieved’, calls for caddie Williams

Former world number one Jason Day has hired caddie Steve Williams with an eye towards adding to his single major victory, and has told his new bag man to give him some tough love.
June 12, 2019

Woods feels Durant’s pain after Achilles injury

Knowing all too well what it is like to be struck down by injury Tiger Woods spared a thought for Kevin Durant on Tuesday, after watching the Golden State Warriors forward crumple to the floor during a game against the Toronto Raptors.
June 12, 2019

Sex is disappearing from the big screen, and it’s making movies less pleasurable

Today, in films like Rocketman, the sex scene has been reduced to a shorthand - and it's depriving us of what was once one of the greatest enjoyments of going to the movies.