Posts tagged "Melbourne"
MELBOURNE KICKS OFF LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS AT THE SUMMER NIGHT MARKET

MELBOURNE KICKS OFF LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS AT THE SUMMER NIGHT MARKET

Tonight kicked off the Lunar New Year celebrations at The Summer Night Market in Melbourne. Visitors were treated to a full program of traditional Chinese entertainment and food, and the festivities will carry on every Wednesday until the 8th of March. Night Market-goers will be entertained with performances from local and international acts, including Chinese...
MELBOURNE'S SUMMER NIGHT MARKET RETURNS

MELBOURNE’S SUMMER NIGHT MARKET RETURNS

Celebrating its 19th season, Melbourne’s original and favourite night market returns to Queen Victoria Market (QVM) from 16 November. The Summer Night Market (SNM) brings an array of seasonal food and entertainment offerings including unique food options, deliciously refreshing drinks and a buzzing summer atmosphere to enjoy the various live music on offer. New this...
THE SAINTS SELL OUT ALL MELBOURNE SHOWS AND ANNOUNCE SPECIAL GUESTS

THE SAINTS SELL OUT ALL MELBOURNE SHOWS AND ANNOUNCE SPECIAL GUESTS

Chris Bailey, Iain Shedden, Pat Bourke and Davey Lane will be gracing the Gasometer Hotel this October to play three shows as The Saints—all shows are now completely sold out! Each night will see a different support act joining The Saints, made up of incredible emerging acts and Melbourne favourites: Andy Kentler (Wednesday), Terry (Thursday)...
ALBUM REVIEW: RECLAIM THE DARKNESS BY KING

ALBUM REVIEW: RECLAIM THE DARKNESS BY KING

Debut albums are where bands prove what they’re made of and Melbourne band, King have surely proven themselves to be an unfaltering metal entity. Reclaim The Darkness was written and recorded over an intense two years by Tony Forde (vocals), David Hill (guitar) and David Haley (drums); and the results speak for themselves. King has...
THE EMPIRE OF STORMTIDE

THE EMPIRE OF STORMTIDE

There are so many subgenres of metal these days but at the moment we’re a little preoccupied with Stormtide’s fusion of symphonic metal and folk. The Melbourne band’s debut album, Wrath Of An Empire, was released in early August, and it’s an epic fantasy story full of orchestral symphonies, deep growling vocals and powerful guitar...
SENTIA TEASE FANS WITH FIRST OFFERING FROM THE BAND'S DEBUT EP

SENTIA TEASE FANS WITH FIRST OFFERING FROM THE BAND’S DEBUT EP

Melbourne prog-rockers, Sentia recently gave fans a taste of their upcoming EP with their first offering, ‘Hydroflow’. The five-piece has crafted a track that feels otherworldly, using wet guitars, hypnotics percussion and reversed vocals, progressing to a passionate explosion of noise about three quarters into the song. ‘Hydroflow’ was written in Hong Kong and portrays...
CATCHING UP WITH THE CORNERSTONE OF AUSTRALIA'S HEAVY METAL SCENE: DREADNAUGHT

CATCHING UP WITH THE CORNERSTONE OF AUSTRALIA’S HEAVY METAL SCENE: DREADNAUGHT

Dreadnaught has been a part of the Australian heavy metal scene for over 20 years. Their self-titled album was released over five years ago and now they’re back with a new album and nation-wide tour. TEO caught up with Dreadnaught vocalist, Greg, to discuss their new album, the impact of their Pozible campaign, and the...
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT ACOLYTE’S DAVID VAN PELT

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT ACOLYTE’S DAVID VAN PELT

Melbourne born prog-rock band, Acolyte, is ready for their debut album Shades of Black to drop this Friday, the 5th of August. They’re also excited for the launch in their familiar hometown. Opening acts have been announced as: Lung Band, HeadtorcH and Ten Thousand, all of who have new material for the thirsty crowd. TEO...
PRIDELANDS RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO, 'COALESCE'

PRIDELANDS RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO, ‘COALESCE’

Melbourne’s Pridelands are dropping their new single ‘Coalesce’ and an amazing film clip to go along with it. Produced, mixed and mastered by Lance Prenc and Jamie Marinos, the track will be available immediately from their bandcamp page. The track is the first release from the four-piece hardcore outfit since their debut EP, Natives, in...
SLOWLY SLOWLY RELEASE DEBUT LP, CHAMOMILE

SLOWLY SLOWLY RELEASE DEBUT LP, CHAMOMILE

So far in 2016 Slowly Slowly has brought us the broody ever building ‘PMTWGR’ featuring the explosive vocals of Tom Lanyon (CERES), a gentle hook laden ballad in ‘New York Paris’ and now the Melbourne duo are set to release their best work yet with their debut LP CHAMOMILE. Slowly Slowly puts everything on the...
DREADNAUGHT RETURN WITH NEW ALBUM AND TOUR DATES!

DREADNAUGHT RETURN WITH NEW ALBUM AND TOUR DATES!

One of Australia’s longest running metal bands, Dreadnaught are set to release their seventh release titled, Caught The Vultures Sleeping, on 22nd of July via Rocket. Caught The Vultures Sleeping is to be the first Dreadnaught album pressed on vinyl! The band will be undertaking a national tour between July and September in support of the release. This is the...
MELBOURNE PUNK ROCKERS, FOXTROT, KICK OFF THEIR NATIONAL TOUR AHEAD OF THEIR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SECOND LP, HABITATS!

MELBOURNE PUNK ROCKERS, FOXTROT, KICK OFF THEIR NATIONAL TOUR AHEAD OF THEIR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SECOND LP, HABITATS!

Melbourne punk outfit, Foxtrot, kick off their national tour ahead of the release of their second LP, Habitats. Perfecting their own brand of Aussie punk rock, Melbourne lads Foxtrot have no doubt cemented their place amongst Jackknife Music alumni (The Bennies and Smith Street Band) with the release of their second LP Habitats, with their...