Author: Sally Carlier Hull

TUNESDAY Track – Notorious B.I.G., ‘Juicy’

It’s Tuesday at STACK HQ, and that means one of our esteemed staff members picks a ditty they’re listening to today and explains why they’re so fond of it. Today’s tune: Notorious B.I.G.’s Juicy, chosen by STACK’s Sally Carlier-Hull. The same week Biggie Smalls married Faith Evans in 1994, the New York rapper had his first chart success with the funky, lyrically brilliant Juicy. It was the record’s producer Sean “Puff Daddy/Puffy/P Diddy/Diddy” Combs who suggested sampling the ’80s funktastic hit, Juicy Fruit by Mtume…  worth noting that this song has now been used in 39 other tracks! I was a teenager when this tune...

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Classic horror: Behind-the-scenes photo gallery

October 31 – the one night of the year we clumsily carve pumpkins and throw them in the bin, dress our kids up as movie maniacs they’ve never heard of, and dispense ample amounts of lollies to the neighbourhood trick or treaters so they don’t tangle our trees up in toilet paper. Yes, it’s Halloween! Another aspect of this pagan tradition is scaring yourself silly with a horror movie marathon. So as a special treat prior to this evening’s night of terror, we’ve compiled a gallery of behind-the-scenes photos from some classic horror movies. What’s scary up on the screen...

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12 Star Wars pumpkin carving stencils

Need a little Force in your Halloween decorations? Well, we have the answer!  Just choose and save your design from below (there’s Chewbacca, Kylo Ren, Vader, porgs and more), print out the stencil, trace onto your pumpkin, and get carving!   Discover Star Wars at JB...

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Vote in our ARIAs comp to win an Audio-Technica turntable!

The finest Aussie acts of the year have been granted their ARIA nomination nods, and we want to know who you think should take home the coveted pointy trophy in the biggest seven categories. Once you’ve voted, enter the comp at the bottom of the page to be in with a chance to win a brand new whizz-bang Audio-Technica AT-LP3 turntable! Get clicking. Now you’ve voted, enter here for a chance to take your music to the next level with a wicked Audio-Technica AT-LP3 Turntable! If you win, which ARIA-nominated act (of any year!) will you be spinning first...

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