Kylie, Michael Gudinski, Danni
40 years of Mushroom and Melbourne’s Popular Music Culture. The sounds and the sights of four decades of popular music through songs, posters, costumes, memorabilia and iconic rock venues which have shaped memories for generations. Immerse yourself in thi
Public Program – all events at RMIT Gallery except for Mark Seymour Public Talk. All events are free. Bookings essential: (03) 9925 1717. Thurs 21 Nov 5.30 – 7 pm: Michael Gudinski and Lee Simon, Triple M Melbourne’s Rock Of Ages host: ‘Mushroom, Music and Melbourne’. Tues 26 Nov 1.00-1.30pm: Where Were You? Music, Memory and Nostalgia; Dr Kipps Horn and music journalist Ed Nimmervoll. Tues 3 Dec 1.00-1.30pm: Fame, Celebrity and Music; Dr Kipps Horn and Singer/Songwriter/Presenter/'Slashie' Ella Hooper. Thurs 12 Dec 1.00-1.30pm: Sticky Carpets: Melbourne’s Music Venues; Kipps Horn talks to rock industry experts on International Roadies Day. Wed 12 Feb2014 5.30 – 6.30 pm: Australian musician Mark Seymour – public talk. (Note - Location: RMIT University, the new Swanston Academic Building, Building 80, 427 – 433 Swanston Street, level 2 room 7) Thurs 13 Feb 5.30 – 8.30 pm: Dr Kipps Horn and Richard Lowenstein in conversation, PLUS Film Screening Dogs in Space. Wed Feb 25 1.00-2.00 pm: Glitter Rock to Grunge: Dr Kipps Horn in conversation with Associate Professor Robyn Healy, RMIT Fashion, on rock fashion. Thurs 20 Feb 5.30 – 8.30 pm: Dr Kipps Horn and Lynn-Maree Milburn Richard Lowenstein in conversation on performance cults. Plus: Film Screening Autoluminescent.