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RETURN OF THE 80’S FEATURING BRIAN MANNIX (UNCANNY X MEN), DALE RYDER (EX-BOOM CRASH OPERA), SCOTT CARNE (KIDS IN THE KITCHEN), ALLY FOWLER (CHANTOOZIES) & DAVE STERRY* (REAL LIFE)

RETURN OF THE 80’S FEATURING BRIAN MANNIX (UNCANNY X MEN), DALE RYDER (EX-BOOM CRASH OPERA), SCOTT CARNE (KIDS IN THE KITCHEN), ALLY FOWLER (CHANTOOZIES) & DAVE STERRY* (REAL LIFE)

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

RETURN OF THE 80’S FEATURING BRIAN MANNIX (UNCANNY X MEN), DALE RYDER (EX-BOOM CRASH OPERA), SCOTT CARNE (KIDS IN THE KITCHEN), ALLY FOWLER (CHANTOOZIES) & DAVE STERRY* (REAL LIFE) Michael Jackson, Madonna, Duran Duran, Roxette, Billy Idol, Tina Turner, Bon Jovi, Robert Palmer… the eighties were undoubtedly a much more boundary-pushing era for music and […]

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RIDE Announces 2019 Australian and New Zealand Tour

RIDE Announces 2019 Australian and New Zealand Tour

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

RIDE Announces 2019 Australian and New Zealand Tour Seminal Shoegaze legends RIDE return to Australia and New Zealand for their first headline tour in over 25 years thanks to SBM Presents! Forming in Oxford, England in 1988, RIDE set the blueprint for the shoegaze scene with the release of their landmark debut album ‘Nowhere’- a […]

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JOHN BUTLER LEADS HOST OF WA TALENT AT SOTA FESTIVAL 2019

JOHN BUTLER LEADS HOST OF WA TALENT AT SOTA FESTIVAL 2019

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

JOHN BUTLER LEADS HOST OF WA TALENT AT SOTA FESTIVAL 2019 SOTA Festival is back to delight Perth music lovers in 2019 with a FREE, all-ages festival of WA talent at a brand new and bigger location: Burswood Park. Co-presented by WAM, SOTA marks the WA Day public holiday with an exciting, eclectic display of […]

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SENSES FAIL TO BRING THE LIGHT THEY FOUND TO AUSTRALIA THIS JULY

SENSES FAIL TO BRING THE LIGHT THEY FOUND TO AUSTRALIA THIS JULY

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

SENSES FAIL TO BRING THE LIGHT THEY FOUND TO AUSTRALIA THIS JULY In the midst of a resurgence of early 2000’s alternative acts, it would be easy for the heavyweights of the scene to rest on their laurels, but with Senses Fail’s 2018 release ‘If There Is Light It Will Find You’, the New Jersey […]

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Peter Hook bringing Joy Division Orchestrated featuring The Metropolitan Orchestra to Australia – August 2019

Peter Hook bringing Joy Division Orchestrated featuring The Metropolitan Orchestra to Australia – August 2019

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

Peter Hook bringing Joy Division Orchestrated featuring The Metropolitan Orchestra to Australia – August 2019 The group’s original bassist Peter Hook, The Metropolitan Orchestra & guests come together to perform the catalogue of one of the world’s most celebrated bands. Joy Division’s legendary bass player Peter Hook is set to tour Australia with The Metropolitan […]

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80s Mania returns to Australia in November 2019 with GO WEST * WANG CHUNG * CUTTING CREW * PSEUDO ECHO * A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS

80s Mania returns to Australia in November 2019 with GO WEST * WANG CHUNG * CUTTING CREW * PSEUDO ECHO * A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

80s Mania returns to Australia in November 2019 with GO WEST * WANG CHUNG * CUTTING CREW * PSEUDO ECHO * A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS The best of the 80s is coming back to Australia in November 2019! Abstract Entertainment is proud to announce five of the biggest 80s International music acts: Go West, Wang […]

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Perth’s Stormrider Heavy Metal Festival 2019

Perth’s Stormrider Heavy Metal Festival 2019

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

Perth’s Stormrider Heavy Metal Festival 2019 Stormrider Touring presents the annual Stormrider Heavy Metal Festival! Returning for it’s 6th year in a row, this year is no exception in bringing Australia’s best Heavy Metal bands to the west coast for a night of unforgettable head banging action. Headlined this year by the mighty LORD from […]

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Open Minds Music presents You Saw Them First at Freo Social 22 May featuring Abbe May

Open Minds Music presents You Saw Them First at Freo Social 22 May featuring Abbe May

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

Open Minds Music presents You Saw Them First at Freo Social 22 May featuring Abbe May Open Minds Music is a unique live music platform designed to launch and promote emerging, raw talent onto the stage and into the music industry. Open Minds Music provides the perfect start-up support for young singers and songwriters to […]

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LIVE: SLAYFEST – Perth, 23 Mar, 2019

LIVE: SLAYFEST – Perth, 23 Mar, 2019

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

LIVE: SLAYFEST – Perth, 23 Mar, 2019 Capitol/Amplifier, Perth, Western Australia Review & photos by Damien Crocker Slayfest – Perth metal’s big night out, a feast of new and old, local, national and international bands bringing together the head bangers of Perth to take over Capitol and Amplifier in a sea of black. Slayfest asks […]

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QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT bringing The Rhapsody Tour to Australian Stadiums in February 2020!

QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT bringing The Rhapsody Tour to Australian Stadiums in February 2020!

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT bringing The Rhapsody Tour to Australian Stadiums in February 2020! The soaring success of the film Bohemian Rhapsody, the highest grossing music biopic of all time, has proven that the love for Queen remains as strong as ever. Lifelong Australian fans and new converts will be thrilled with the news that […]

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KARNIVOOL ANNOUNCE THE PRAXIS TOUR – AUSTRALIA 2019

KARNIVOOL ANNOUNCE THE PRAXIS TOUR – AUSTRALIA 2019

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

KARNIVOOL ANNOUNCE THE PRAXIS TOUR – AUSTRALIA 2019 Karnivool announce The Praxis Tour 2019. Praxis definition: the process of using a theory or something that you have learned in a practical way. Karnivool was a sleeping giant in 2018, but the beast stirred in January of this year with a short run of dates in […]

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MATTY T WALL announces May residency gigs

MATTY T WALL announces May residency gigs

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

MATTY T WALL announces May residency gigs WA blues shapeshifter Matty T Wall is set to continue his 2019 live assault of WA stages, with a full schedule of gigs over autumn. It comes as overseas acclaim continues to pour in. Wall featured on the cover of the December/January issue of Blues & Co, France’s […]

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STATIC-X + WEDNESDAY 13 + DOPE Announce August 2019 Australian Tour

STATIC-X + WEDNESDAY 13 + DOPE Announce August 2019 Australian Tour

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

STATIC-X + WEDNESDAY 13 + DOPE Announce August 2019 Australian Tour Ready for an old school throwdown? The remaining members of evil disco metal heavyweights STATIC-X intend on honouring the legacy of their classic breakout album, Wisconsin Death Trip, by reuniting the original line-up and performing music from the album. Joining STATIC-X will be the […]

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New ZEROKING video parodies Decline Of Western Civilisation Pt II

New ZEROKING video parodies Decline Of Western Civilisation Pt II

| 1 May 2019 | Reply

New ZEROKING video parodies Decline Of Western Civilisation Pt II By Shane Pinnegar The new video from West Virginia hard and heavy rockers ZEROKING has landed ahead of their second full-length album, slated for release in the US summer of 2019. The album is to be titled The Empire Of Sin, and this first taster […]

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BON BUT NOT FORGOTTEN NATIONAL TOUR 2019

BON BUT NOT FORGOTTEN NATIONAL TOUR 2019

| 12 April 2019 | Reply

BON BUT NOT FORGOTTEN NATIONAL TOUR 2019 Bon But Not Forgotten is the closest you will ever get to AC/DC in the 70’s! This show brings together some of the world’s greatest rockers to pay tribute to the legend behind one of the world’s greatest ever bands, AC/DC, and their iconic singer Bon Scott who […]

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Eskimo Joe to play exclusive hometown gig playing Black Fingernails Red Wine in full

Eskimo Joe to play exclusive hometown gig playing Black Fingernails Red Wine in full

| 12 April 2019 | Reply

Eskimo Joe to play exclusive hometown gig playing Black Fingernails Red Wine in full Eskimo Joe’s third studio album ‘Black Fingernails Red Wine’ was a defining collection of songs which catapulted Fremantle indie rock darlings to large scale success. Now, 13 years later, the band are proud to announce they will be performing an exclusive, […]

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Here´s the brand new video from Norwegian punk rockers Sugar Louise

Here´s the brand new video from Norwegian punk rockers Sugar Louise

| 12 April 2019 | Reply

Here´s the brand new video from Norwegian punk rockers Sugar Louise The band celebrates their 10th anniversary in 2019, and this is still just the beginning. The song I Don´t Wanna Be was released on the compilation record “2018: Pønk i Norge” (2018: Punk in Norway) on Fucking North Pole Records last Fall, and though […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: THE AFTERMATH

MOVIE REVIEW: THE AFTERMATH

| 3 April 2019 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: THE AFTERMATH Written by Joe Shrapnel , Anna Waterhouse & Rhidian Brook  Directed by James Kent Starring Keira Knightly, Jason Clarke, Alexander Skarsgård Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 45% In the devastated wasteland of Hamburg just five months after the cessation of formal hostilities against the Germans in 1945, piles of rubble and bodies […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: SHAZAM!

MOVIE REVIEW: SHAZAM!

| 3 April 2019 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: SHAZAM! Written by Henry Gayden & Darren Lemke from the D.C. comics created by Bill Parker & C C Beck Directed by David F Sandberg Starring Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Djimon Hounsou, Asher Angel, Jack Dylan Grazer Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 92% Apart from Wonder Woman and Aquaman, D.C. Comics’ efforts to match […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

MOVIE REVIEW: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

| 2 April 2019 | Reply

MOVIE REVIEW: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Written by Terry Gilliam & Tony Grisoni Directed by Terry Gilliam Starring Jonathan Pryce, Adam Driver, Stellan Skarsgård, Olga Kurylenko Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 70% Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote comes bundled with a crushing weight of expectation. Long held up as an example […]

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