Monthly Archives: May 2012

Electric Brain Barbershop

Recently opened at 474 Brunswick St is Electric Brain Barbershop. Run single-handedly by Summer Bousaab, a talented young barber who has spent the past decade cutting hair for other people and has now decided to go it alone. Her personal style is echoed on the walls, which are covered from top to bottom in old¬†collectibles […]

Bill’s Bar – Smith St

Huxtaburger has been one of Melbournes go-to burger spots since it opened not so long ago. The team behind this and Huxtable, their Australian fusion restaurant across the road, bring you their third venture, their ‘secret’ bar Bill’s. To enter Bill’s Bar you have to open up a chrome door in Huxtaburger, disguised as a […]

Favela Rock May Party 26/05/12

This Saturday The Journal resident Mafia will be spinning at Melbourne’s infamous Favela Rock. For more info and to download a mix to get you in the mood click here.

Thanks’ SoundCloud Mix

Our friend Thanks Media’s SoundCloud is currently on rotation in The Journal office. He describes it as “Music to ride fixed gear bikes and roll your pants up to.” Tracklist includes: BURIAL & FOUR TET- MOTH // LANA DEL REY & MELO X – VIDEO GAMES // JAMIE WOON – NIGHT AIR (RAMADANMAN REFIX) / […]

Zoologie Autumn Winter 2012

Zoologie  have just released their Autumn Winter look book for their latest collection. The outdoor / heritage inspired range is ideal for the Melbourne over the coming Autumnal months, with rugged staple pieces will last far longer than that. Head down to their store on Manchester Lane to see for yourself.


Rumors have surfaced on the BurgerBusiness blog that during the Olympic period Australians could be treated to the McDonalds McRib for a limited time between May 23rd and June 5th. If you’re anything like us at The Journal you’ll be dying to try one. Check out the rest of the Olympic menu here.

The Now And The Know How

The Journal contributor Melbourne resident Ex-Pat Penfold’s Tumblr TNATKH is one of our favourites out there. He groups his images in groups of 5, so each page has a different theme or colour pallet. We think its the perfect balance of clothes, photography and girls but don’t take our word for it, have a look […]