[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] DREAM ON, DREAMER AT FOWLER’S LIVE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] DREAM ON, DREAMER AT FOWLER’S LIVE

Fowler’s Live was filled with epic music on Friday 15th courtesy of: Days of Deceit, Valhalla, Ocean Sleeper and headliners, Dream On, Dreamer. Oh man, was it a treat! Dream On, Dreamer are fresh out of the studio with their fourth record It Comes and Goes and they’ve been taking...
[INTERVIEW] THE REBIRTH OF DREAM ON, DREAMER WITH MARCEL GADACZ

[INTERVIEW] THE REBIRTH OF DREAM ON, DREAMER WITH MARCEL GADACZ

Melbourne band Dream On, Dreamer have released their much anticipated fourth album It Comes and Goes, and it’s blown up in just a few weeks. This new album explores a lighter side of the band, with melodic soundscapes and emotive vocals, showing that Marcel Gadacz (lead vocals), Zachary Britt (rhythm...
[INTERVIEW] SKID ROW GUITARIST DAVE ‘SNAKE’ SABO ON SKID ROW THEN AND NOW

[INTERVIEW] SKID ROW GUITARIST DAVE ‘SNAKE’ SABO ON SKID ROW THEN AND NOW

They’ve sold over 20 million albums worldwide and now Skid Row are working on the final installment of the United World Rebellion trilogy, and will be heading out to tour Australia this October. The New Jersey heavy metal band has had numerous lineup changes, but founding members, bassist Rachel Bolan...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] EXTREME AND MR. BIG AT THEBARTON THEATRE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] EXTREME AND MR. BIG AT THEBARTON THEATRE

As the crowd hurried into Thebarton Theatre to escape the cold Adelaide winds, there was a strange feeling of fellowship amongst the mostly Gen Xers. Neither of the bands—nineties hard rock stalwarts Mr. Big or funk-metal masters EXTREME—had played in Adelaide before but the hefty wait had not dampened the...
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[NEWS] ROSE TATTOO BRINGS ROCK N’ ROLL OUTLAW 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR TO AUSTRALIA

[NEWS] ROSE TATTOO BRINGS ROCK N’ ROLL OUTLAW 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR TO AUSTRALIA

40 years from the release of Rose Tattoo’s legendary Rock N’ Roll Outlaw, the band will be heading out on an anniversary tour around Australia from September-November. The debut album was recorded at the famed rock ‘n’ roll Alberts studios, produced by the legendary team, Vanda & Young; released through Albert, Repertoire Records in late...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] EXTREME AND MR. BIG AT FORUM THEATRE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] EXTREME AND MR. BIG AT FORUM THEATRE

I’d love to open this by detailing precisely how Californian rockers Mr. Big took the stage and kicked off their first ever Melbourne show in a 30-year career. But, when the band played their opening song, I was unfortunately stuck outside in a massive line with many other punters trying to get into this sold-out...
[INTERVIEW] ONE HUNGRY PHOTOGRAPHER: GETTING TO KNOW THE GIRL BEHIND THE LENS

[INTERVIEW] ONE HUNGRY PHOTOGRAPHER: GETTING TO KNOW THE GIRL BEHIND THE LENS

For five years now, Sydney based photographer Ally Kazacos has taken on the alias One Hungry Photographer, covering events and organising photo shoots. She first fell in love with photography back in 2009 when she studied it at school—fast forward nine years and Ally’s still behind a camera, creating those sexy and cheeky shoots she’s...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] L.A. GUNS MAKE GLAM METAL MAGIC AT SYDNEY’S MAX WATT’S

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] L.A. GUNS MAKE GLAM METAL MAGIC AT SYDNEY’S MAX WATT’S

’80s glam rock legends L.A. Guns played their hotly anticipated Sydney show last night. Marking the first time classic members Phil Lewis and Tracii Guns have played in Australia together, the band has pulled no punches and taken nothing for granted. The band made sure the occasion was a memorable one for more than just...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] SEPULTURA AND DEATH ANGEL MELT FACES AT THE GOV

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] SEPULTURA AND DEATH ANGEL MELT FACES AT THE GOV

The Gov was host to some quality music on Wednesday night: Sepultura, Death Angel and Truth Corroded. For a weeknight, the turnout was impressive—as were the band shirts and the years’ worth of beards. There were baby boomers decked out in battle vests among younger faces, looking around 20-something in age. For a band that...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] SEPULTURA AT 170 RUSSELL

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] SEPULTURA AT 170 RUSSELL

Melbourne metalheads were treated to an enormous evening of neck-breaking thrash last night at the first Australian date of Sepultura’s worldwide Machine Messiah tour. Joined by local four-piece Harlott and American thrash legends Death Angel, the punters at 170 Russell no doubt left the show that night feeling like they got one hell of a...
[NEWS] '80S HEAVY METAL HEROES SKID ROW GEAR UP FOR 2018 AUSSIE TOUR

[NEWS] ’80S HEAVY METAL HEROES SKID ROW GEAR UP FOR 2018 AUSSIE TOUR

Multi-platinum selling band Skid Row will embark on a full Australian tour this October whilst also hitting Auckland, New Zealand. It will be the first time Australian fans get to see former Dragonforce singer ZP Theart up front and he will be joined by guitarists Snake Sabo and Scotti Hill, bassist Rachel Bolan and drummer...
[INTERVIEW] EXISTENTIAL CRISIS: FILL THE VOID WITH MATHIAS VOID

[INTERVIEW] EXISTENTIAL CRISIS: FILL THE VOID WITH MATHIAS VOID

Mathias Void has given a whole new meaning to ‘existential crisis’ with the latest addition to his namesake fashion label. Doing a complete 180, Mathias has moved away from basic t-shirts and tanks, producing something far from anything the brand has done before. Five custom burner jackets have been launched, introducing the brand’s signature style,...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] ADELAIDE’S COBRA PLAYS SECRET GIG

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] ADELAIDE’S COBRA PLAYS SECRET GIG

Have you ever been to a gig so underground it was upstairs in an office building? We have—last Saturday—and it was a red haze of musical goodness. Adelaide experimental band, Cobra, always puts on a good show—but this time, it was scaled down and intensified. A small office room doubling as the band’s rehearsal studio,...
[NEWS] DEF LEPPARD SET TO ROCK AUSTRALIA WITH SCORPIONS

[NEWS] DEF LEPPARD SET TO ROCK AUSTRALIA WITH SCORPIONS

Legendary rockers Def Leppard have extended their US and UK tour to run riot Down Under, finally playing their landmark, longest recording live and in full: 1987’s seminal Hysteria! Joining them will be special guests Scorpions; this will be the band’s first-ever multi-city tour of Australia in its 50-plus-years lifespan. Four years in the making,...
[INTERVIEW] COCKED, LOADED AND READY FOR THE AUSTRALIAN TOUR: PHIL LEWIS OF L.A. GUNS GIVES TEO HIS PEACE OF MIND

[INTERVIEW] COCKED, LOADED AND READY FOR THE AUSTRALIAN TOUR: PHIL LEWIS OF L.A. GUNS GIVES TEO HIS PEACE OF MIND

American rock/glam metal group L.A. Guns have reformed, uniting lead singer Phil Lewis with original guitarist Tracii Guns for the first time in almost 15 years. Together with their newly released reunion album The Missing Peace, Phil and Tracii are hard at work promoting and performing new music and pursuing what feels like a fresh...
[INTERVIEW] INTRODUCING: VINYL SQUEEZE—ADELAIDE’S NEWEST RECORD STORE

[INTERVIEW] INTRODUCING: VINYL SQUEEZE—ADELAIDE’S NEWEST RECORD STORE

Vinyl Squeeze is a new record store only six months young and already making a name for its wide range of music, relaxed vibe and Craig (owner) who is a walking encyclopedia of all things music. There’s a retro vibe with posters adorning the walls, and a collection of vinyl, new and second hand to...