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Interview: Politics, pseudo-pop and personas with Alex Cameron and Roy Molloy

Australian musician Alex Cameron and his ‘business partner’ and saxophonist Roy Molloy recently made a Glasgow tour stop at Mono, where The Student caught up with the pair for a chat about depraved characters, fractured masculinity, and why they won’t be going off the grid any time soon.   How does playing your own headline […]

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Live review: Alex Cameron at Mono, Glasgow

2nd December Alex Cameron has been steadily building a profile for himself in the UK and US alike since the release of his frankly brilliant sophomore album Forced Witness back in September. He’s not headlining academies yet and he’s still making witty, self-deprecating Facebook posts about barely breaking even, but his reception at a packed-to-the-gills […]

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Alex Cameron plays another seedy blinder on Forced Witness

5/5 stars On Forced Witness Aussie anecdotalist Alex Cameron re-enters his failed lounge lizard persona to its fullest extent, spinning yarns about hope and failure in the seediest reaches of humanity with the utmost conviction. The artificial wrinkles and pock-marks of Jumping the Shark may be a thing of the past, but Cameron’s protagonists are […]