Home / Blitz

Blitz

Blitz
Blitz is the ultimate student guide to what’s on, what’s hot and what’s not, around UNSW and Sydney. Blitz is an integrated media platform, sprinkled with memes, puns and a heavy dose of sarcasm.

Graduate Programs: A Honest Point of View

Graduate Programs: A Honest Point of View

By Richard Liu  Let me start off with a question: What do you expect from a graduate program? You’re probably thinking: unlimited opportunities, accelerated career growth or simply that you need to complete one after you graduate. Coming from one of the largest graduate programs in Australia and being friends …

Read More »

Album Review: Wild Honey’s In Your Head

If you’re looking for a straightforward, sterile, bubble-gum pop album masquerading as indie, you’ve come to the wrong place. It doesn’t take a genius to hear the depth in Wild Honey’s signature sound. While the Australian local-music scene has offered up some convincingly retro, yet nevertheless diluted, attempts at replicating …

Read More »

Blitz’s Blind Dates: Episode 3

Blitz’s Blind Dates: Episode 3

Will they go on a second date? Will they find true love? Or will they just stay friends? Join Eden and Ryan in the third and final episode of Blitz’s Blind Dates series as they embark on a mission to find love.

Read More »

Review: Happy Death Day

Review: Happy Death Day

By Edmund Cheng Happy Death Day follows Tree Gelbman (Jessica Rothe), an American College Student, who finds herself stuck in a daily time-loop (causing her to relive the day she dies, over and  over again, to no avail). Plot concept sound familiar? It hints at the iconic 1993 comedy Groundhog …

Read More »

Review: Old Crow Medicine Show, 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde

By Noah Johnson To attempt celebrating a masterpiece by recreating it, is certainly not an easy feat. It is easy to find bland and almost identical movie sequels or exaggerated covers of songs throughout the pop culture canon. In attempting to recreate Bob Dylan’s 1966 album, Blonde on Blonde, the …

Read More »

I Tried Meditating

I Tried Meditating

By Stina Landgren, Arc Wellness Warrior We’ve all heard about meditation, but what exactly is it? According to  Oxford, it’s a focusing of the mind in order to relax. I don’t know about you but I need all the relaxation I can get. WebMD states that meditating can reduce stress, improve …

Read More »

Interview: Tigerlily

DJ Tigerlily

DJ, Producer, Passion Maker and Full Time Lover, Tigerlily talks how far she’s come from her very first single Zombie to her most recent single Ashes, finding time for herself, Sydney’s shitty lockout laws and more. WATCH the full interview below.

Read More »

WIN Tickets To: Happy Death Day

WIN Tickets To: Happy Death Day

We’re giving away double passes to an advance screening (on October 11th) of Happy Death Day! Caption the photo (above) in the comments below for your chance to WIN! Winners will be contacted on October 7th. Blumhouse (Split, Get Out, Whiplash) produces an original and inventive rewinding thriller in Happy …

Read More »

Healthy Coconut Pancake Bites

By Natalie Ho I love starting my weekend brunch with a nice homemade meal. While I do enjoy going out to a lovely café, these wonderful healthy coconut pancake bites are the perfect way to start off your lazy Sunday! Ingredients: 2 eggs   ½ coconut flour   Drizzle of vanilla essence  …

Read More »

Body Issues

Body Issues

Summer in Australia is sacred. We spend half the year anticipating its arrival and spend all our time talking about how great it is when it’s here. With the change in season comes a change in fashion, a dramatic shift from jeans and jumpers to short-shorts, dresses, and bikinis. For many, the warmer …

Read More »

Fake It Until You Make It (Kind Of)

Fake It Until You Make It ( Kind Of)

By Liam Jarvis Since getting involved in my first theatre show as a lighting operator (yes, turning lights on and off) with NUTS’ (NSW University Theatrical Society), Measure for Measure I have discovered a serious passion for theatre that I previously had no idea existed. And in these 18 months since, …

Read More »

Blitz’s Blind Dates: Episode 2

Blitz’s Blind Dates: Episode 2

Will they go on a second date? Will they find true love? Or will they just stay friends? Join Cindy and Kev in Episode 2 of Blitz’s Blind Dates series as they embark on a mission to find love. Stay tuned for the next episode!

Read More »

Interview: Harry and Nash

Interview: Harry and Nash

We chatted to Blitz Radio’s founding fathers, Harry and Nash about bringing their killer history podcast Before You Were Born to the stage this week at Sydney Fringe Comedy Festival!  Live Shows Red Rattler Theatre: 14th of September @ 7.30pm GET TICKETS! The Factory Theatre: 23rd of September @ 5.45pm …

Read More »

Lostkeyz

Lostkeyz

From Melbourne, to the mighty Gong, to Canberra, Lostkeyz has taken his self-titled EP tour all over Australia and is performing up a storm. Lostkeyz AKA Doron Losky is set for one more stop on this tour, his home town, Sydney! Playing alongside the likes of CLEWS, Kirklandd and Cheapskate, …

Read More »

The Sydney Fringe Comedy Festival Is A Must See Event

By Jeeves Verma Ladies and Gentlemen! Hopefully you are aware that the Sydney Fringe Festival is happening around Sydney RIGHT NOW! The Fringe Festival is such an important part of Sydney culture for both emerging and seasoned artists, but the best part about it is that YOU get to experience …

Read More »

My Faculty Rules: Engineering vs Arts

My Faculty Rules: Engineering vs Arts

Palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy. This is My Faculty Rules. Each episode, teams of two representing their faculty go head to head competing in challenges to determine the age old question: Which UNSW Faculty is best? In the second episode we witness some epic SLAM potery from …

Read More »

Brekkie Banter with Steve and Jo

Start up your Tuesday mornings the right way with two seasoned Blitz vets! Steve and Jo talk all the week’s news, goss, tv, music, and all the banter that you can handle while you sip your cuppa. So tune in for a side of banter with your morning bangers and …

Read More »

Blitz’s Blind Dates: Episode 1

Blitz's Blind Dates: Episode 1

Will they go on a second date? Will they find true love? Or will they just stay friends? Join Jonty and Lilli in Episode 1 of Blitz’s Blind Dates series as they embark on a mission to find love. Stay tuned for Episode 2, gracing your screens in two weeks!

Read More »

What’s On S2 WK 6

What's On S2 WK 6

What’s On this week? Everything from Big Trivia: Internet Memes & Drama Queens, Arc Goes To… The Snow to How To Adult Workshops and more!

Read More »

Artsweek 2017 Murals: Melissa Ya

Artsweek 2017 Murals: Melissa Ya

Mural Motivation: In my digital illustrative work, I value close attention to detail, geometry and clean lines. Murals are generally worked across large scales, so I wanted to be in less control of the final outcome. There’s no emotional significance or hidden meaning behind the design; at the time I …

Read More »

Artsweek 2017 Murals: Austin Bates

Artsweek Murals 2017: Austin Bates

Mural Motivation I have recently decided to try to paint like I draw. This typically involves a stream of consciousness, with interlocking and interconnected figures, faces and shapes. I have also concurrently been considering the conceptual significance of the drip, and its existence as both incidental/accidental and deliberate mark. For …

Read More »

The Antithesis (Australian Edition)

The Antithesis (Australian Edition) is a weekly theme-based music show that investigates the human attempt at distinction and comparison through curation of music playlists. Each week, host Noah Johnson selects a theme that allows for two opposing sides, such as Loneliness/Company and Pride/Humility, and play alternating songs corresponding to each …

Read More »