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Nekromantix, Perth, 2nd October 2012

Nekromantix, Perth, 2nd October 2012

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

With Chainsaw Hookers and The Blazin Entrails Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA Reviewed by Domino A. Dark | Photography by Sticky Balls On what had previously been a gloriously sunny, Perth spring day, the day Nekromantix were to grace our city, later turned into a cold and windy evening; miserable, with some kind of liquid falling […]

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Steel Panther, Melbourne, 7th October, 2012

Steel Panther, Melbourne, 7th October, 2012

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

With The Art Festival Hall, Melbourne Review and Photos by Shayne McGowan Tonight the show is opened by Sydney band The Art.  I am unfamiliar with them, having never heard the name, let alone any of their music until now.  The majority of the crowd are not overly impressed from the beginning, and let’s face […]

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VOICE OF USAFL TO CALL NATIONALS IN OHIO OCT 13-14, PLUS URBAN COWBOY BAND GIGS

VOICE OF USAFL TO CALL NATIONALS IN OHIO OCT 13-14, PLUS URBAN COWBOY BAND GIGS

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

In 2008 the Australian Football League adopted the United States Australian Football League brand of tournament presentation for its International Cup The AFL employed ‘Voice of the USAFL’ Rod Grljusich to bring the colourful, dynamic, musical presentation to Melbourne for IC08 In 2011, Grljusich was employed for the second consecutive time to show case IC11 […]

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METAL CHURCH Reunion On Board 70000TONS OF METAL!

METAL CHURCH Reunion On Board 70000TONS OF METAL!

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

Did you think the ship went off course, lost faith and started to pray? Oh yes you will pray! But you will pray on board. You will pray in the METAL CHURCH! METAL CHURCH with Ronny Munroe on vocals, Kurdt Vanderhoof and Jay Reynolds on guitars, Steve Unger on bass, and Jeff Plate on drums, […]

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CONFIDENCE TAPS KEVIN CHURKO TO MIX NEXT RELEASE !

CONFIDENCE TAPS KEVIN CHURKO TO MIX NEXT RELEASE !

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

The Swedish rockers from CONFIDENCE have just issued the following statement : “Proudly, we announce that for our upcoming release, we have decided to work with KEVIN CHURKO for mixing the songs ! Kevin is a Canadian record producer/engineer and songwriter that has worked for some of the world’s biggest names including Ozzy Osbourne, Shania […]

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The Harlots Reveal New Video For ‘Got No Soul’

The Harlots Reveal New Video For ‘Got No Soul’

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

Click here to stream the clip for ‘Got No Soul’ The Harlots have released a video for the recently released single ‘Got No Soul’. The song is a twisting, riff-driven rocker, a warning shot fired in anticipation of the release of their new full-length next year. And the video captures a man’s inability to find […]

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BIRDS OF TOKYO ANNOUNCE SPECIAL ‘THIS FIRE’ EP SHOWS AND UNVEIL NEW VIDEO DIRECTED BY KRIS MOYES

BIRDS OF TOKYO ANNOUNCE SPECIAL ‘THIS FIRE’ EP SHOWS AND UNVEIL NEW VIDEO DIRECTED BY KRIS MOYES

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

With the inferno infused release of ‘This Fire’ EP today, Birds Of Tokyo’s first new music in over two years, the group announce two very special live shows for December 2012. Birds Of Tokyo will play Ormond Hall, Melbourne on Wednesday December 5 and The Annandale Hotel, Sydney on Friday December 7 with tickets on […]

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THE RUBENS SECOND METRO THEATRE SELLS OUT + SIX NEW REGIONAL SHOWS ANNOUNCED

THE RUBENS SECOND METRO THEATRE SELLS OUT + SIX NEW REGIONAL SHOWS ANNOUNCED

| 9 October 2012 | Reply

+ TIME OUT SYDNEY BAR AWARDS + LANEWAY FESTIVAL It’s pretty safe to say that the album tour from everyone’s favourite Menangle dudes, THE RUBENS, is shaping up to be a slam-dunk. With the 2nd Metro Theatre show now SOLD OUT, Ivy League are psyched to announce the addition of 6 more regional dates! The […]

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ON THE DOLE, OFF THEIR FACES, OUT OF CONTROL – HOUSOS VS AUTHORITY In cinemas everywhere November 1

ON THE DOLE, OFF THEIR FACES, OUT OF CONTROL – HOUSOS VS AUTHORITY In cinemas everywhere November 1

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

Australia’s most famous bogans Franky (Paul Fenech), Dazza (Jason ‘Jabba’ Davis) & Shazza (Elle Dawe) go on the road with appearances at cinemas across Australia for Housos Vs Authority See Australia’s most famous bludgers on a journey from Sunnyvale to the very centre of Australia, Uluru. Franky, Shazza, Dazza and their mates take on every […]

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REEL BIG FISH / GOLDFINGER / ZEBRAHEAD AUSTRALIAN TOUR ANNOUNCED!

REEL BIG FISH / GOLDFINGER / ZEBRAHEAD AUSTRALIAN TOUR ANNOUNCED!

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

Consistently throwing one of the most exciting, energetic live rock shows you’ll ever witness, REEL BIG FISH, GOLDFINGER and ZEBRAHEAD are teaming up for a killer Australian tour this Summer. This is the kind of tour that these titans of rock thrive upon; twisted flesh, flailing limbs and a sea of swarming bodies…this will be […]

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BASTARDFEST 2012 NATIONALLY OCTOBER – NOVEMBER 2012 – PSYCROPTIC ANNOUNCED FOR MELBOURNE and SYDNEY!

BASTARDFEST 2012 NATIONALLY OCTOBER – NOVEMBER 2012 – PSYCROPTIC ANNOUNCED FOR MELBOURNE and SYDNEY!

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

BRISBANE PLAYING TIMES RELEASED. Alright you mongrel BASTARDS! PSYCROPTIC are not only this year’s special guest headliners at BRISBANE and CANBERRA BASTARDFESTS, but are now the special guest headliners for MELBOURNE and SYDNEY! Check our flaming website www.bastardfest.com for all details or read below. PSYCROPTIC join the ranks alongside BLOOD DUSTER, ASTRIAAL, FUCK…I’M DEAD, DISENTOMB […]

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WILL AND THE PEOPLE – RELEASE FRIENDS ALBUM 12TH OCTOBER

WILL AND THE PEOPLE – RELEASE FRIENDS ALBUM 12TH OCTOBER

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

Since WILL AND THE PEOPLE were last in Australia (March 2012), they have had a very eventful year. The DIY outfit have continued to sell-out headline shows in the UK and Holland, whilst maintaining their ever-growing Festival cult status with recent appearances at Secret Garden Party, Beach Break Live and Green Man in the UK. […]

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JAMES BOND 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATED WITH ‘BEST OF BOND… JAMES BOND’ NEW COLLECTIONS OF ICONIC FILMS’ ACCLAIMED MUSIC – TO BE RELEASED OCTOBER 5

JAMES BOND 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATED WITH ‘BEST OF BOND… JAMES BOND’ NEW COLLECTIONS OF ICONIC FILMS’ ACCLAIMED MUSIC – TO BE RELEASED OCTOBER 5

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

50 Years of Timeless Bond Themes and Score Selections Compiled and Remastered for Commemorative CD, 2CD and Digital Releases 2012 marks the 50th anniversary of the iconic James Bond film franchise, and in conjunction with EON Productions and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Capitol/EMI is proud to join the world’s celebration of 007.  ‘Best Of Bond… James Bond’, […]

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REGINA SPEKTOR ANNOUNCES THIRD + FINAL SYDNEY SHOW AT ENMORE THEATRE!

REGINA SPEKTOR ANNOUNCES THIRD + FINAL SYDNEY SHOW AT ENMORE THEATRE!

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

The Frontier Touring Company is delighted to confirm a third and final Sydney show for the charismatic virtuoso, Regina Spektor, this December. Spektor’s third show will be held at the beautiful Enmore Theatre, one of Sydney’s much loved music venues. Tickets to Spektor’s first two shows at the Sydney Opera House were quickly snapped up […]

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RED FANG: NEW SONG STREAM AVAILABLE

RED FANG: NEW SONG STREAM AVAILABLE

| 8 October 2012 | Reply

Red Fang’s  new shredder, “Crows In Swine” is now available to stream The track features menacing guitar riffs and ear shattering drumming, along with the band’s signature drudgy, stoner metal riffs. Red Fang will be appearing at Soundwave 2013!!  

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SOMETHING FOR KATE – Leave Your Soul To Science

SOMETHING FOR KATE – Leave Your Soul To Science

| 4 October 2012 | Reply

Label: EMI Released: September 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8.5/10 One thing you don’t get from Paul Dempsey’s SOMETHING FOR KATE is big dumb rock songs with “party all night” or “I miss my baby” lyrics.  No, Dempsey is a thinker – always writing intelligent, sometimes introspective, sometimes observational lyrics that delve into the deeper […]

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CHRIS GIBBS – Little Empires

CHRIS GIBBS – Little Empires

| 4 October 2012 | Reply

Label:  Noise-A-Thon Records Released: 2009 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8.5/10 It’s easy to forget that a lot of great music slips through under the radar.  With an exponentially growing world population there is simply more and more quality bands worth listening to! Chris Gibbs, ex-Kingpin, released this album in 2009 and it’s only just crossed […]

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LIVE – EMERALD CITY with Ragdoll, Sleepfreak & Room At The Reservoir, Perth WA, 30 September 2012

LIVE – EMERALD CITY with Ragdoll, Sleepfreak & Room At The Reservoir, Perth WA, 30 September 2012

| 4 October 2012 | Reply

By Shane Pinnegar   Shane reviewed EMERALD CITY with Ragdoll, Sleepfreak and Room At The Reservoir at Black Betty’s, Perth WA on Sunday September 30th for Xpress Magazine – read it at this link:   http://www.xpressmag.com.au/index.php/western-australian-made/live-reviews/5011-emerald-city  

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ZEROKING – Kings of Self Destruction

ZEROKING – Kings of Self Destruction

| 3 October 2012 | Reply

Label:  Headfirst Entertainment Released February 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar Hot on the heels of their late 2011 taster EP comes Zeroking’s debut full length album, and it’s up there with Van Halen’s newie as the best releases of the year to date. With clever lyrics, a hard rocking foundation, great performances across the board, […]

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VAN HALEN – A Different Kind Of Truth

VAN HALEN – A Different Kind Of Truth

| 3 October 2012 | Reply

Label: Universal Music Released February 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar It’s finally here – the Van Halen brothers’ first album since 1998’s Van Halen III – and their first with Diamond Dave Lee Roth since 1984 – has finally landed and in less time than it takes to recite the names of all the guitarists […]

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