[NEWS] RAMMSTEIN TO RELEASE A CONCERT FILM MASTERPIECE IN MAY

[NEWS] RAMMSTEIN TO RELEASE A CONCERT FILM MASTERPIECE IN MAY

The mighty Rammstein is set to release a concert film masterpiece on 19th of May. The official pre-sale for the concert film RAMMSTEIN: PARIS bas begun ahead of its worldwide release, via Caroline Australia. The film, which will be released in many configurations, sets new standards. In March 2012, during...
[ALBUM REVIEW] LOWER THE BAR BY STEEL PANTHER

[ALBUM REVIEW] LOWER THE BAR BY STEEL PANTHER

Can you feel the steel? It’s hard to miss. Scandalous metal glam rockers Steel Panther are back with another album titled Lower The Bar, and yet they’ve set it higher than before. Screaming guitar riffs and a throaty grunt open up the album with ‘Going In The Back Door’. It’s...
[FASHION EDITORIAL] LONELIER THAN THIS

[FASHION EDITORIAL] LONELIER THAN THIS

Gorman clothing | Gorman Spliced Trainer | Felicity Cooney Black Summer Bag Hair and Makeup: Brooke Kastelyn Styling: Susannah Ioannou Model: Keana – Pride Models Photos: Jack Fenby Set Assistance: Rebecca Copeland
[INTERVIEW] GWYN ASHTON BRINGS HARDCORE ALT-BLUES TO ADELAIDE

[INTERVIEW] GWYN ASHTON BRINGS HARDCORE ALT-BLUES TO ADELAIDE

UK based Australian blues/rock guitarist Gwyn Ashton is renowned for his gutsy one-man-show. Mimicking the sound of a full band, Gwyn’s solo performance is an amalgamation of hardcore contemporary blues with semi-acoustic lap slide and 12-string guitars. His unique sound is achieved with a collection of vintage guitars, fuzz boxes,...
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[EP REVIEW] THE BLISSFUL HOLLOW BY TROJANS

[EP REVIEW] THE BLISSFUL HOLLOW BY TROJANS

With only 12 months under their belt as a band, Sydney’s Trojans have already put together their debut EP. And let’s just say straight off the bat—yes. Titled The Blissful Hollow, it was written through turmoil—reflective of personal and worldly troubles—but through all the hardship this djenty gem was created. The fellas are Jesse Vanderhurst...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] MESHUGGAH AT 170 RUSSELL

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] MESHUGGAH AT 170 RUSSELL

Meshuggah have triumphantly returned to Australian shores for the first time in four years. Touting a new album, an upgraded light show and more powerful equipment than ever before, the Swedish extreme metal band proved that it was well worth the wait. Aussie deathcore frontrunners and Meshuggah label mates Thy Art Is Murder were on...
[INTERVIEW] IN A PSYCHEDELIC COMA WITH COMACOZER

[INTERVIEW] IN A PSYCHEDELIC COMA WITH COMACOZER

In today’s stoner and psych rock scene there are some rad bands floating around. One in particular, Comacozer, is creating some fuzzed riffs that spiral down to gloomy depths and then crawl their way back up to spaced out heights. The Sydney experimenters are Rick Burke (guitar), Rich Elliott (bass) and Andrew Pana (percussion) and...
[ALBUM REVIEW] CUT AGAINST THE GRAIN BY AARON KEYLOCK

[ALBUM REVIEW] CUT AGAINST THE GRAIN BY AARON KEYLOCK

Blues rock may not be prominent on mainstream radio, nor heard at nearly enough Aussie venues; it’s almost like there’s a thick weighty curtain of hip hop and pop hung all around—it’s hard to find the opening but when you do there’s a whole ’nother dimension of music out there. UK’s Aaron Keylock released his...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] DEAD LETTER CIRCUS AT ADELAIDE UNIBAR

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] DEAD LETTER CIRCUS AT ADELAIDE UNIBAR

Dead Letter Circus is one of Australia’s best, most artistically fearless bands and this year marks 10 years since the release of their debut EP. It’s been a decade that’s seen DLC stamp their iconic sound into Australia’s rock history, with three incredible albums, multiple ARIA nominations and an unwavering fan base. To celebrate the...
[LIST] MESHUGGAH THROUGH THE AGES: TEO’S TOP PICKS

[LIST] MESHUGGAH THROUGH THE AGES: TEO’S TOP PICKS

Metal titans Meshuggah have released eight albums over their extensive career, while continuously upholding their own echelon of filthy sounding, convention defying heavy music. To celebrate their impending Australian tour, we’ve selected our favourite tracks from each of their genre defining LPs. The Violent Sleep Of Reason (2016) Easily their most malice ridden and spite...
GLOBAL MUSIC REVOLUTION BRINGS MUSIC TO LIFE

GLOBAL MUSIC REVOLUTION BRINGS MUSIC TO LIFE

What was once simply a music shop in Klemzig (Adelaide) has now transformed into a destination for Australian musos. The space features a new rehearsal stage; giving customers a chance to test out the instruments, whilst giving bands the opportunity to rehearse on a real stage. Listed as an official venue for this year’s Fringe...
[EVENT REVIEW] ARMI MASTERCLASS WITH NICK JOHNSTON

[EVENT REVIEW] ARMI MASTERCLASS WITH NICK JOHNSTON

It’s the wealth of knowledge that makes Nick Johnston seem older than his 29 years. He’s been labelled as one of the rising forces in the guitar universe and at his ARMI (Australian Rock & Metal Institute) masterclass—sponsored by Global Music Revolution and The Sound Garage—a roomful of people found out why. Canadian-born, Nick creates...
[INTERVIEW] THE TWELVE FOOT NINJA TAKEOVER

[INTERVIEW] THE TWELVE FOOT NINJA TAKEOVER

Australia’s favourite fusion metal band Twelve Foot Ninja is touring late February off the back of the band’s second album Outlier. And what an album! Hailing from Melbourne, the boys—Kin (vocals), Stevic (guitar), Rohan (guitar/vocals), Damon (bass) and Russ (drums)—are also known for their creative and inventive music videos. These musicians don’t take half measures....
[INTERVIEW] YOUNG GUITAR SENSATION AARON KEYLOCK MAKES ALL THE RIGHT MOVES

[INTERVIEW] YOUNG GUITAR SENSATION AARON KEYLOCK MAKES ALL THE RIGHT MOVES

Aaron Keylock is a name you want to watch out for. He’s an incredible blues/rock musician who is 19 years young and has been playing since primary school. By jamming with musos who’d been strumming a guitar for over 20 years, he learned how to improvise on stage and by the time he was 13,...
LIVE MUSIC REVIEW: UNDEROATH AT THE GOV

LIVE MUSIC REVIEW: UNDEROATH AT THE GOV

It’s been four years since Underoath broke up. Four long years fans had to wait, hoping and praying for a reunion tour. Well, 2017 is the year it happened and it was well worth the wait. Underoath brought along Sydney’s instrumental post rock gods, Sleepmakeswaves, and together they took over The Gov for a night...
ALT-ROCK DUO, LITTLE HURRICANE SET TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM

ALT-ROCK DUO, LITTLE HURRICANE SET TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM

Alt-rock duo, known as Little Hurricane, are gearing up for the release of their third full-length studio album, Same Sun Same Moon which will be shared with the world on the 14th of April via Mascot Records. Frontman, Anthony ‘Tone’ Catalano and drummer, Celeste ‘CC’ Spina met in San Diego when CC placed a musicians-wanted ad...