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Brand New

In this edition, Russell Brand talks honestly and openly about his own addictions, and his blueprint for recovery.

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19 October 2017 Issue no: 548

Midnight Oil

Midnight Oil are on the road and this Big Issue is taking you along! In this edition, we talk touring, rock music, and so much more with the Oils...

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06 October 2017 Issue no: 547

Rise of the Robots

The robots are coming! Well, according to the movies. This Big Issue takes a look at the new Blader Runner 2049, A.I., sci-fi plots and heaps more…

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22 September 2017 Issue no: 546

Elton

Elton John has a song for just about any occasion, and any person. In this edition we look at his epic career.

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08 September 2017 Issue no: 545

The 2017 Fiction Edition

Our 13th Fiction Edition is packed with 14 captivating short stories, including by Paulo Coelho, Matthew Reilly and Elliot Perlman.

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25 August 2017 Issue no: 544

Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly has been writing Australia into song for decades, and he isn't slowing down. In this edition, he speaks about his new album, Life Is Fine.

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11 August 2017 Issue no: 543

Hamish and Andy

Hamish and Andy are in The Big Issue! The comedy duo talk about how they first met, their comedy process and how they keep their “marriage” alive.

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27 July 2017 Issue no: 542

Game of Thrones

Winter is here... at The Big Issue that is! With Game of Thrones back for a seventh season, this edition journeys into the fantasy world of Westeros.

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13 July 2017 Issue no: 541

Nicole Kidman

This edition looks at the enduring influence of Nicole Kidman – with help from film reviewer Margaret Pomeranz.

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30 June 2017 Issue no: 540

21st Birthday Edition

Happy Birthday Big Issue! We're celebrating 21 years in this special anniversary edition.

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16 June 2017 Issue no: 539

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