MUSIC
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] PARANOID ALICE HAS BEEN COOPED UP TOO LONG; THE NIGHTMARE RETURNED TO ADELAIDE’S THEBBY THEATRE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] PARANOID ALICE HAS BEEN COOPED UP TOO LONG; THE NIGHTMARE RETURNED TO ADELAIDE’S THEBBY THEATRE

Thebarton theatre is an institution. Built on a foundation of blues, bricks of rock ‘n’ roll, and mortar made from foot-stompin’ riffs, there’s no better place for two institutions of rock music to bring the house down. Alice Cooper, supported by Ace Frehley, took the stage on a Thursday night and welcomed us to his...
[ALBUM REVIEW] KALOS EIDOS SKOPEO BY COMACOZER

[ALBUM REVIEW] KALOS EIDOS SKOPEO BY COMACOZER

The Australian psychedelic rock scene is making quite a comeback and one of the bands driving it is Sydney’s Comacozer. So it’s time to do what Timothy Leary famously said to do back in ’66. They have just released their third album imaginatively titled Kalos Eidos Skopeo, or for the more unenlightened, ‘Kaleidoscope.’ Guitarist Rick...
[PREMIERE] ADELAIDE METAL BAND ZERO RELEASES MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘BURN THE PAGE’

[PREMIERE] ADELAIDE METAL BAND ZERO RELEASES MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘BURN THE PAGE’

Adelaide’s newest metal band Zero are announcing themselves with the blistering track ‘Burn The Page’ and a music video to match—Adelaide metalheads won’t know what hit ’em. The men behind this new project are Matt Mitris (guitar) and Chris Gard (vocals). It all began when Matt left his old band in 2015, “I wanted to...
[EP REVIEW] WAITING FOR NO-ONE BY ZERO

[EP REVIEW] WAITING FOR NO-ONE BY ZERO

Zero is Adelaide’s latest band on the block and their EP Waiting For No-One is one damn powerful introduction. The studio project is a partnership between Matt Mitris (guitar) and Chris Gard (vocals), and the end result is a match made in metal heaven. Zero have created an EP with depth, variety and killer riffs....
[NEWS] COBRA AND SPARKKE BEVERAGE CO. PRESENT: GRL PWR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS AT ANCIENT WORLD

[NEWS] COBRA AND SPARKKE BEVERAGE CO. PRESENT: GRL PWR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS AT ANCIENT WORLD

GRL PWR is a progressive Adelaide music event taking place at Ancient World on Friday the 20th of October. The event has been organised by Cobra, a local Adelaide band that has collaborated with The Sparkke Change Beverage Company, a progressive alcohol brewery. The event aims to celebrate gender diversity and raise awareness for the...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] CALIGULA’S HORSE AT FOWLER’S LIVE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] CALIGULA’S HORSE AT FOWLER’S LIVE

It’s Friday night, it’s early spring, and it’s AFL Grand Final eve. Where better to spend the night than watching three of Australia’s talented up and coming bands playing at Fowler’s, with Caligula’s Horse the headlining act? Caligula’s Horse has come a long way since they formed six years ago in Brisbane. This is their...
[NEWS] CALIGULA'S HORSE DEBUT IN THE ARIA TOP 50 AND THEIR AUSSIE TOUR KICKS OFF TOMORROW

[NEWS] CALIGULA’S HORSE DEBUT IN THE ARIA TOP 50 AND THEIR AUSSIE TOUR KICKS OFF TOMORROW

Caligula’s Horse, a band at the forefront of Australia’s progressive rock scene, begin their Australian tour this Thursday! Their latest album In Contact, was released on the 15th of September and has debuted in the National ARIA Charts this week at #50. This is the band’s first ever official ARIA chart entry and they’ve also achieved...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] THE GETAWAY PLAN AT THE GOV

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] THE GETAWAY PLAN AT THE GOV

It’s been a while since The Getaway Plan toured Australia, and on Friday night in Adelaide it was clear they had been sorely missed. The band played two sets including their critically acclaimed debut album Other Voices, Other Rooms, and it was a reunion to be remembered. Kicking it off was Melbourne band Harbours, and...
[ALBUM REVIEW] UNDER A GODLESS MOON BY APOPHIS

[ALBUM REVIEW] UNDER A GODLESS MOON BY APOPHIS

Adelaide’s own Aidan Cibich is a very talented man. So talented in fact that his debut album Under A Godless Moon, by his project Apophis, is written, performed, mixed, produced and mastered by the man himself. But he’s got another talent up his sleeve. It’s taken two years but Aidan’s instrumental melodic death metal creation...
[ALBUM REVIEW] OMNISM BY SOMNIUM

[ALBUM REVIEW] OMNISM BY SOMNIUM

Adelaide’s Somnium has recently unleashed a wrath of ‘stoner rock’ out to the world with their debut album Omnism. The trio consists of James Dawes (vocals/guitar), Jess Foenander (bass/vocals) and Jacob Otto (drums), and they’re making waves in the local music scene. Omnism is a compilation admittedly conceived from the idea of the mind and...
[ALBUM REVIEW] PINEWOOD SMILE BY THE DARKNESS

[ALBUM REVIEW] PINEWOOD SMILE BY THE DARKNESS

Pinewood Smile is the fifth album from The Darkness and they just keep smashing out hit after hit! Justin Hawkins (vocals, guitar), Dan Hawkins (guitar), Frankie Poullain (bass) and Rufus Taylor (drums) have really put their heads together to create an album that is imaginative, complex and funny. Opening with the single ‘All The Pretty...
[NEWS] WE CAME AS ROMANS RELEASE ‘COLD LIKE WAR’ MUSIC VIDEO

[NEWS] WE CAME AS ROMANS RELEASE ‘COLD LIKE WAR’ MUSIC VIDEO

Michigan post-hardcore outfit We Came As Romans is a band relentlessly chasing down success with full awareness of the demand for development and growth within the ever-changing music industry. In their expansive tenure as a band, they’ve released four full-length releases, charted #8, #11 and #21 respectively on the Billboard Top 200, performed in five...