Posts tagged "Feature Story"
[FEATURE] SLAYER: A RETROSPECTIVE ON METAL’S MOST EVIL BAND

[FEATURE] SLAYER: A RETROSPECTIVE ON METAL’S MOST EVIL BAND

Hellfire has hit the shores of Australia for the last time as the final world tour of thrash legends Slayer begins its Australian leg. Slayer is a band that needs no introduction. For metalheads everywhere, they represent the most extreme of the extreme—an embracement of the darkness metal had only ever hinted at before them....
[FEATURE] ADELAIDE FUNERAL DOOM DUO VIRGIN BLACK SHOWING SIGNS OF LIFE

[FEATURE] ADELAIDE FUNERAL DOOM DUO VIRGIN BLACK SHOWING SIGNS OF LIFE

A long dormant cult fan base has been resurrected as Adelaide doom metal band Virgin Black breaks its near decade silence on social media through a series of cryptic posts. Starting on the 8th of August with a graven image that alluded to the official end of the band, the posts since have shown photos...
[FEATURE] STEVE ‘LIPS’ KUDLOW FROM ANVIL: THE STATE OF THE MUSIC INDUSTRY AND WHAT MOTIVATES LIPS TO CONTINUE MAKING METAL

[FEATURE] STEVE ‘LIPS’ KUDLOW FROM ANVIL: THE STATE OF THE MUSIC INDUSTRY AND WHAT MOTIVATES LIPS TO CONTINUE MAKING METAL

Steve ‘Lips’ Kudlow, frontman and co-founder of Canadian metal band Anvil, has seen it all and more in a career spanning 40 years. Talking with TEO before Anvil’s recent Australian tour, Lips was in a friendly and talkative mood. Then again, when isn’t he cracking jokes? Having travelled from China, Lips made it clear he...
[FEATURE] GIVING THE GIFT OF MUSIC

[FEATURE] GIVING THE GIFT OF MUSIC

Receiving a musical instrument during a rough time has to be the best way to bring a smile to your face, and that’s exactly what Guitar Amnesty aim to do. The program is run by The Guitar Academy in Adelaide and donates musical instruments to charities. Owner of the Guitar Academy Cal Williams Jr. wants...
[FEATURE] ADELAIDE MUSICIANS GET TOGETHER FOR CHARITY FUNDRAISER ‘STICKS, STRINGS AND MUSIC WINGS’

[FEATURE] ADELAIDE MUSICIANS GET TOGETHER FOR CHARITY FUNDRAISER ‘STICKS, STRINGS AND MUSIC WINGS’

[Pictured from left to right: Cal Williams Jr, Staffy Lee and AP D’Antonio] Adelaide band Already Gone has been in the spotlight following the release of their debut EP, Get Back Home. With the EP receiving airplay and a #1 hit on ISA Radio, the guys have a lot to be proud of—but instead of...
[FEATURE] AMANDA MCCARTHY OF LEONARD ST TALKS BUSINESS AND HER AUTUMN/WINTER 2017 COLLECTION

[FEATURE] AMANDA MCCARTHY OF LEONARD ST TALKS BUSINESS AND HER AUTUMN/WINTER 2017 COLLECTION

Leonard St founder and designer Amanda McCarthy is well known for her unique and nostalgic designs, which are often inspired by children’s books. TEO was lucky enough to catch up with her to talk about what inspired her during the design process for the Autumn/Winter collection, as well as how Leonard St first came about....
ROU REYNDOLDS ON ENTER SHIKARI’S AUSTRALIAN TOUR AND BREXIT

ROU REYNDOLDS ON ENTER SHIKARI’S AUSTRALIAN TOUR AND BREXIT

British post-hardcore band, Enter Shikari are back in Australia this September and, hearing from frontman Rou Reynolds, they seem just as pleased to be back as we are to have them. After dropping their new single, ‘The Redshift’ earlier in the year, the group are touring the country and plan to revisit music from all...
STANSBURY RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND REVEAL THE INTIMATE DETAILS BEHIND THE TRACK

STANSBURY RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND REVEAL THE INTIMATE DETAILS BEHIND THE TRACK

Alternative Rock band, Stansbury, have recently released their latest single ‘Riverbend’, which follows on from their earlier release ‘Overcome’. The trio have created a piece that is so raw, powerful and real, you’re left with some serious emotions you might have bottled up a long time ago. Guitarist, Paul Bakker, says the song is really...