Posts tagged "Australian tour"
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] PARKWAY DRIVE AT ADELAIDE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE WITH KILLSWITCH ENGAGE AND THY ART IS MURDER

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] PARKWAY DRIVE AT ADELAIDE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE WITH KILLSWITCH ENGAGE AND THY ART IS MURDER

We know how Parkway Drive built their career from the ground with blood, sweat and tears; how they toured relentlessly until their name was known. So, it’s no surprise that last night’s Adelaide show was huge. Thy Art is Murder kicked things off, and while the room didn’t fill out, they had a bunch of...
[INTERVIEW] JAKE FROM HIDEOUS SUN DEMON ON THE NEW ALBUM, PERTH AND GROOVES

[INTERVIEW] JAKE FROM HIDEOUS SUN DEMON ON THE NEW ALBUM, PERTH AND GROOVES

There’s something in the Perth water that develops really rad musicians—and Hideous Sun Demon’s Vincent Buchanan, Jake Suriano and Blake Hart are no exception (think King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard with a healthy dose of punk rock). They’ve just released their third album, Fame Erotic Dream and are part way through a huge Australian...
[ALBUM REVIEW] GOTCHA COVERED BY THE SCREAMING JETS

[ALBUM REVIEW] GOTCHA COVERED BY THE SCREAMING JETS

Australian rock legends doing what Australian rock legends do well—reviving the classics and making them their own—and that’s exactly what The Screaming Jets did for their eighth studio album, Gotcha Covered. Approaching their 30th anniversary, it makes sense that they’ve paid tribute to all the incredible acts that have in some way influenced their journey...
[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] WEDNESDAY 13 OFFERS HIS LAST RITES BEFORE THE LONESOME ROAD DOWN UNDER

[INTERVIEW] WEDNESDAY 13 OFFERS HIS LAST RITES BEFORE THE LONESOME ROAD DOWN UNDER

Former member of the horror themed punk/metal group Murderdolls, Wednesday 13 has had quite the tenacious career. His band, aptly named Wednesday 13, has spent the last 10 years as an independent band, but they’ve recently taken the plunge and signed to one of the most popular heavy metal record labels today: Nuclear Blast. Now...
[INTERVIEW] SEPULTURA’S ANDREAS KISSER CHATS TO TEO AHEAD OF SEPULTURA’S AUSSIE ALBUM TOUR

[INTERVIEW] SEPULTURA’S ANDREAS KISSER CHATS TO TEO AHEAD OF SEPULTURA’S AUSSIE ALBUM TOUR

33 years and 14 studio albums later, Brazilian thrash metal legends Sepultura are in the midst of touring Machine Messiah—an album critics are lauding as a career highlight. After touring the album for over a year now, the band is eager to bring the show to Australian audiences this May. Accompanied by fellow thrash icons...
[NEWS] GENE SIMMONS 40TH ANNIVERSARY SOLO ALBUM TOUR DATES CHANGED

[NEWS] GENE SIMMONS 40TH ANNIVERSARY SOLO ALBUM TOUR DATES CHANGED

Legendary rocker Gene Simmons has announced he will be moving his forthcoming Australian concert dates with the Gene Simmons Band to August and September 2018, celebrating the milestone 40th anniversary of the release of his self-titled solo album. For KISS fans, September 2018 is an important date as it marks the 40th anniversary of the release...
[NEWS] THE SMITH STREET BAND ANNOUNCE HUGE AUSTRALIAN TOUR

[NEWS] THE SMITH STREET BAND ANNOUNCE HUGE AUSTRALIAN TOUR

Last week The Smith Street Band announced the first round of artist for the inaugural Pool House Party and today the band announce they are also heading off around the country on their first headline tour in nearly a year. It is their biggest and furthest reaching tour yet, taking in every state and territory...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] PAUL KELLY WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEVE EARLE AT ADELAIDE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] PAUL KELLY WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEVE EARLE AT ADELAIDE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE

Wednesday night saw Aussie legend Paul Kelly launch into his first Adelaide set of his 2017 ‘Life is Fine’ tour, joined by a stellar lineup of special guests: folk-rock icon Steve Eearle and alt-indie newcomers Middle Kids. Middle Kids kicked off the night with ‘Fire In Your Eyes,’ a track off their newly released self-titled...
[NEWS] SEPULTURA ANNOUNCE 2018 AUSSIE TOUR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS DEATH ANGEL

[NEWS] SEPULTURA ANNOUNCE 2018 AUSSIE TOUR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS DEATH ANGEL

Following their crushingly successful 2014 Australian Tour, Brazilian metal icons SEPULTURA unleash a heavy metal hurricane upon the Sepulnation in May 2018. Armed with their finest album in decades Machine Messiah, SEPULTURA emerge into a troubled world with extraordinary songs guaranteed to lift the spirits of any loyal metalhead. SEPULTURA are legends and are responsible...
[INTERVIEW] MISS MAY I’S LEVI BENTON SAYS THE BAND HAS TAKEN “A HUNDRED STEPS FORWARD”

[INTERVIEW] MISS MAY I’S LEVI BENTON SAYS THE BAND HAS TAKEN “A HUNDRED STEPS FORWARD”

Since forming in 2007, Ohio natives Miss May I have released a staggering six albums. Throughout their journey, they maintained the same lineup and with that, the same desire to achieve their goals. TEO chatted with frontman Levi Benton, ahead of their first headline tour of Australia, about how they’ve pushed themselves further than ever...
[INTERVIEW] STEVE ‘LIPS’ KUDLOW OF ANVIL TALKS SUCCESS AND STAYING TRUE TO YOUR SOUND

[INTERVIEW] STEVE ‘LIPS’ KUDLOW OF ANVIL TALKS SUCCESS AND STAYING TRUE TO YOUR SOUND

Some artists claim to be metal, however Steve ‘Lips’ Kudlow is not one of them. A member of Canadian heavy metal band Anvil for over 40 years, with famous albums deliciously titled Metal On Metal and Hard N’ Heavy, Lips is metal. TEO chatted with the jovial metal legend ahead of their Australian tour this...