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[INTERVIEW] WE’VE GOTCHA COVERED: DAVE GLEESON ON 30 YEARS OF THE SCREAMING JETS, THE NEW COVERS ALBUM AND FUTURE PLANS

[INTERVIEW] WE’VE GOTCHA COVERED: DAVE GLEESON ON 30 YEARS OF THE SCREAMING JETS, THE NEW COVERS ALBUM AND FUTURE PLANS

Legendary Australian pub-rock rebels The Screaming Jets will be celebrating 30 years as a band next year. Starting off as a covers band in the 1989 Newcastle pub scene, The Screaming Jets gained massive traction in 1991 with the song ‘Better,’ which peaked at #4 on the ARIA charts, and is still a staple on...
[EVENT REVIEW] SOLOMON STREET IS ROCKED TO LIFE WITH CRY BABY’S GRAND OPENING

[EVENT REVIEW] SOLOMON STREET IS ROCKED TO LIFE WITH CRY BABY’S GRAND OPENING

Nestled away just off Rosina Street, Cry Baby, is the latest addition to Adelaide’s nightlife, opening its doors for the first time on Saturday. Named after Janis Joplin’s posthumous 1971 single, the song’s commitment to simple but passionate fundamentals is mirrored in the bar’s presentation and layout. You learn everything you need to know about...
[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 enthusiasm of their cult following....