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LIVE: SCREAMING JETS with Boom Crash Opera – Perth, 8 Sep, 2018

LIVE: SCREAMING JETS with Boom Crash Opera – Perth, 8 Sep, 2018

| 18 September 2018 | Reply

LIVE: SCREAMING JETS with Boom Crash Opera – Perth, 8 Sep, 2018 Charles Hotel, Perth, Western Australia Reviewed by Karl Infirri This past Saturday Night I had the distinct privilege to head on down to the Charles Hotel in North Perth to check out an absolute classic double header – that being Aussie pop rock […]

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MUSIC: THE SCREAMING JETS – Gotcha Covered

MUSIC: THE SCREAMING JETS – Gotcha Covered

| 18 September 2018 | Reply

MUSIC: THE SCREAMING JETS – Gotcha Covered Dinner For Wolves July 2018 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8/10 Australia – and, let’s be fair, New Zealand – have produced an astonishing amount of world class music since rock n’ roll was a bubba, and The Screaming Jets are well aware of that, hence their eighth studio […]

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SINGLE REVIEW: KEVIN CURRAN – Wake The Living Dead

SINGLE REVIEW: KEVIN CURRAN – Wake The Living Dead

| 18 September 2018 | Reply

SINGLE REVIEW: KEVIN CURRAN – Wake The Living Dead Independent September 2018 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 9/10 100% ROCK contributor and frontman of West Australian rockers Hailmary, Kevin Curran, this week released his debut solo single, Wake The Living Dead. The song is a mid-paced burner with an acoustic undercurrent and a catchy AF melody, […]

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THE HUNTING BIRDS “In Its Nature” EP Launch – October 2018

THE HUNTING BIRDS “In Its Nature” EP Launch – October 2018

| 17 September 2018 | Reply

THE HUNTING BIRDS “In Its Nature” EP Launch – October 2018 The Hunting Birds are a contradiction of the best kind. Darkness meets light in the band’s enchanting fusion of genres – and they’re stepping it up a notch with their forthcoming debut EP “In Its Nature” Since forming in 2015, the Western Australian five-piece […]

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JOHN BUTLER TRIO AND MISSY HIGGINS – KINGS PARK, PERTH – February 2019

JOHN BUTLER TRIO AND MISSY HIGGINS – KINGS PARK, PERTH – February 2019

| 17 September 2018 | Reply

JOHN BUTLER TRIO AND MISSY HIGGINS – KINGS PARK, PERTH – February 2019 Mellen Events are excited to present, as part of the Summer 2019 concert series in the picturesque Kings Park & Botanic Garden, John Butler Trio’s ‘Coming HOME Tour’. John Butler Trio will be bringing their good friend Missy Higgins along for the […]

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TIM MINCHIN IS BACK FOR A NATIONAL TOUR 

TIM MINCHIN IS BACK FOR A NATIONAL TOUR 

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

TIM MINCHIN IS BACK FOR A NATIONAL TOUR  TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage with his first national tour since 2012. The Australian premiere of BACK will commence in Adelaide on Friday March 8 at the Thebarton Theatre and will be followed by performances […]

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THE BREEDERS Announce Australian Tour 2018

THE BREEDERS Announce Australian Tour 2018

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

THE BREEDERS Announce Australian Tour 2018 “Music that is rich and deep and repays repeated listening.” – The Guardian – Album of the Week “Fans should be thankful they have held onto their nerve” – The West Australian ★★★★ “The Breeders have the nerve and the creative impulse to again inject some life and imagination […]

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LITTLE QUIRKS “I Told You So” WA Tour – November 2018

LITTLE QUIRKS “I Told You So” WA Tour – November 2018

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

LITTLE QUIRKS “I Told You So” WA Tour – November 2018 New South Wales Central Coasters LITTLE QUIRKS are very excited to announce they’re heading to Western Australia this November, celebrating the release of their brand new single ‘I Told You So’ This is the follow up single to the very successful ‘CRUMBLED’ released earlier […]

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KATCHAFIRE 2018 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES – LEGACY LOVE TODAY TOUR

KATCHAFIRE 2018 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES – LEGACY LOVE TODAY TOUR

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

KATCHAFIRE 2018 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES – LEGACY LOVE TODAY TOUR Following announcements on several festival line-ups around Australia including The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival in Burketown QLD in August, Island Vibes Festival on Stradbroke Island in October, and The Pleasure Garden in St Kilda in December; Kiwi roots reggae ambassadors KATCHAFIRE have announced 2018 […]

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DEAD LETTER CIRCUS ANNOUNCE ALBUM TOUR FOR SUMMER 2018

DEAD LETTER CIRCUS ANNOUNCE ALBUM TOUR FOR SUMMER 2018

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

DEAD LETTER CIRCUS ANNOUNCE ALBUM TOUR FOR SUMMER 2018 Following hot on the heels of last month’s exciting album reveal, Brisbane favourites Dead Letter Circus have now announced a huge summer tour and plans to drop a brand new piece of music. Kicking off in November, the Dead Letter Circus Album Tour will see the […]

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WAMFest Live Sets Sights on Perth City & Welcomes First 32 Acts

WAMFest Live Sets Sights on Perth City & Welcomes First 32 Acts

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

WAMFest Live Sets Sights on Perth City & Welcomes First 32 Acts Following on from the record-breaking success of last year’s multi-day music event, we’re excited to step things up again as we reveal more on the shape of this year’s WAMFest presented by Act-Belong-Commit and welcome the first 32 acts showcasing at WAMFest Live […]

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Good Things Festival Line Up is Here!

Good Things Festival Line Up is Here!

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

Good Things Festival Line Up is Here! Something has entered the atmosphere. Something positive; Something…Good. Something….Different. Foretold through street posters, heralded through (not so) hushed murmurs of the people; Good Things Festival has once and for all emerged from the vast unknowns, bringing forth a new era for Australian alternative music fans, ushered in by […]

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WILLIAM CRIGHTON Empire Tour 2018 with special guest TIMOTHY NELSON

WILLIAM CRIGHTON Empire Tour 2018 with special guest TIMOTHY NELSON

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

WILLIAM CRIGHTON Empire Tour 2018 with special guest TIMOTHY NELSON Friday 21 September – Creatures Nextdoor, Fremantle WA “The essence of it is the live performance-it’s all moments captured,” William Crighton says of his new album Empire. “The shows will be a new experience. There’ll be songs from both ‘Empire’ and my first album and […]

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DELILAH ROSE & THE GUNSLINGERS – GOOD GRIEF EP launch Sat 13 Oct – Clancy’s Fremantle

DELILAH ROSE & THE GUNSLINGERS – GOOD GRIEF EP launch Sat 13 Oct – Clancy’s Fremantle

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

DELILAH ROSE & THE GUNSLINGERS – GOOD GRIEF EP launch Sat 13 Oct – Clancy’s Fremantle Good Grief! What’s next from Delilah Rose & the Gunslingers?! Perth five-piece Delilah Rose & the Gunslingers celebrate the release of their second EP Good Grief! Saturday 13th October at Clancy’s Fremantle with support from Michael Savage and Tom […]

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Olympia – New Single and Video ‘Star City’, National Tour for October

Olympia – New Single and Video ‘Star City’, National Tour for October

| 12 September 2018 | Reply

Olympia – New Single and Video ‘Star City’, National Tour for October ‘Star City’ is the first track from Olympia’s forthcoming new album, set for release in early 2019 View video by Alex Smith After captivating Australian and UK audiences with her critically-acclaimed album Self Talk, Olympia has launched the first single, Star City off […]

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MOVIE: THE FLIP SIDE

MOVIE: THE FLIP SIDE

| 30 August 2018 | Reply

MOVIE: THE FLIP SIDE Directed & Co-written by Marion Pilowsky Starring Eddie Izzard, Emily Taheny, Vanessa Guide, Luke McKenzie Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 5/10 You don’t see a lot of movies set in Adelaide, and you don’t see an abundance of great Aussie rom-coms either. The Flip Side is the former, and although it tries […]

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MUSIC: THE OUTRYDERS – Hollow Victory/Should Have Known [single]

MUSIC: THE OUTRYDERS – Hollow Victory/Should Have Known [single]

| 30 August 2018 | Reply

MUSIC: THE OUTRYDERS – Hollow Victory/Should Have Known [single] Egomaniac Records June 2018 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8/10 Two near-perfect slices of jangly power pop may not be enough to change the world, but it’s the perfect recipe to brighten up almost six minutes of an overcast day. A project featuring singer/guitarist and well-known advocate […]

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BOOK REVIEW: Imagine by John Lennon

BOOK REVIEW: Imagine by John Lennon

| 30 August 2018 | Reply

BOOK REVIEW: Imagine by John Lennon Frances Lincoln Publishers April 2018 Hardcover, $12.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Picture book / Music 10/10 There are few songs as iconic, generation-spanning and pure as John Lennon’s wonderful Imagine. Often criticised as a childish, over-simplified call for an unrealistic and unattainable global peace, its appeal is exactly for […]

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BOOK REVIEW: We’re Going To Be Friends by Jack White

BOOK REVIEW: We’re Going To Be Friends by Jack White

| 30 August 2018 | Reply

BOOK REVIEW: We’re Going To Be Friends by Jack White Third Man Books February 2018 Hard cover, $24.99 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Picture book / Music 9/10 From John Lennon to Bruce Springsteen, there’s a growing trend to turn the lyrics of a popular song into children’s books, and it is a canny marketing idea: […]

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MUSIC: DIESEL – 30: The Greatest Hits

MUSIC: DIESEL – 30: The Greatest Hits

| 30 August 2018 | Reply

MUSIC: DIESEL – 30: The Greatest Hits  Universal/Bloodlines August 2018 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8.5/10 It’s startling to cast your ears back over Diesel’s thirty year career and realise just how fully formed his sound was when, as a skinny, floppy-haired twenty-three year old, his debut album Johnny Diesel & the Injectors was released. Mark […]

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