Posts tagged "Q&A"
[INTERVIEW] TWO YEARS OF RYDING HIGH WITH YOUNG DESIGNER/BUSINESS OWNER NATHAN WOODROW

[INTERVIEW] TWO YEARS OF RYDING HIGH WITH YOUNG DESIGNER/BUSINESS OWNER NATHAN WOODROW

Since its launch in 2016, Renmark based streetwear label Ryde Clothing has been making a name for itself among the South Australian fashion scene. Founded by now 18-year-old, Nathan Woodrow, the label is fuelled by both the ’90s and a passion to ride. To mark Ryde Clothing’s second successful year, we caught up with Nathan...
[INTERVIEW] THE REBIRTH OF DREAM ON, DREAMER WITH MARCEL GADACZ

[INTERVIEW] THE REBIRTH OF DREAM ON, DREAMER WITH MARCEL GADACZ

Melbourne band Dream On, Dreamer have released their much anticipated fourth album It Comes and Goes, and it’s blown up in just a few weeks. This new album explores a lighter side of the band, with melodic soundscapes and emotive vocals, showing that Marcel Gadacz (lead vocals), Zachary Britt (rhythm guitar), Callan Orr (lead guitar)...
[INTERVIEW] SKID ROW GUITARIST DAVE ‘SNAKE’ SABO ON SKID ROW THEN AND NOW

[INTERVIEW] SKID ROW GUITARIST DAVE ‘SNAKE’ SABO ON SKID ROW THEN AND NOW

They’ve sold over 20 million albums worldwide and now Skid Row are working on the final installment of the United World Rebellion trilogy, and will be heading out to tour Australia this October. The New Jersey heavy metal band has had numerous lineup changes, but founding members, bassist Rachel Bolan and guitarists Dave Sabo and Scotti Hill...
[INTERVIEW] EXISTENTIAL CRISIS: FILL THE VOID WITH MATHIAS VOID

[INTERVIEW] EXISTENTIAL CRISIS: FILL THE VOID WITH MATHIAS VOID

Mathias Void has given a whole new meaning to ‘existential crisis’ with the latest addition to his namesake fashion label. Doing a complete 180, Mathias has moved away from basic t-shirts and tanks, producing something far from anything the brand has done before. Five custom burner jackets have been launched, introducing the brand’s signature style,...
[INTERVIEW] COCKED, LOADED AND READY FOR THE AUSTRALIAN TOUR: PHIL LEWIS OF L.A. GUNS GIVES TEO HIS PEACE OF MIND

[INTERVIEW] COCKED, LOADED AND READY FOR THE AUSTRALIAN TOUR: PHIL LEWIS OF L.A. GUNS GIVES TEO HIS PEACE OF MIND

American rock/glam metal group L.A. Guns have reformed, uniting lead singer Phil Lewis with original guitarist Tracii Guns for the first time in almost 15 years. Together with their newly released reunion album The Missing Peace, Phil and Tracii are hard at work promoting and performing new music and pursuing what feels like a fresh...
[INTERVIEW] INTRODUCING: VINYL SQUEEZE—ADELAIDE’S NEWEST RECORD STORE

[INTERVIEW] INTRODUCING: VINYL SQUEEZE—ADELAIDE’S NEWEST RECORD STORE

Vinyl Squeeze is a new record store only six months young and already making a name for its wide range of music, relaxed vibe and Craig (owner) who is a walking encyclopedia of all things music. There’s a retro vibe with posters adorning the walls, and a collection of vinyl, new and second hand to...
[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] COMEBACK KID’S ANDREW NEUFELD ON COLLABORATIONS AND TOURING

[INTERVIEW] COMEBACK KID’S ANDREW NEUFELD ON COLLABORATIONS AND TOURING

Canadian hardcore punk band Comeback Kid is coming to Australia with Silverstein in May for an epic tour across the country. Comeback Kid released their latest record Outsider in September of last year and they’ve been on the up ever since. The band has had a few different faces over the years but the current...
[INTERVIEW] ADELAIDE DESIGNER JORDAN BISHOP DISCUSSES CLOSET MOD AND COLLABORATIONS

[INTERVIEW] ADELAIDE DESIGNER JORDAN BISHOP DISCUSSES CLOSET MOD AND COLLABORATIONS

There’s nothing like A-line skirts and shift dresses in block colours and retro patterns to take you back—I mean way back to the ’60s and ’70s. Adelaide label Closet Mod is doing just that, bringing a touch of groovy to any outfit. Closet Mod is the love child of Jordan Bishop, whose passion for Mod culture...
[INTERVIEW] S. RUSH LUXURY RAINWEAR: SUSIE RUSH DISCUSSES SLOW FASHION AND HER INTERNATIONAL INSPIRATION

[INTERVIEW] S. RUSH LUXURY RAINWEAR: SUSIE RUSH DISCUSSES SLOW FASHION AND HER INTERNATIONAL INSPIRATION

The focus on slow fashion and local craftsmanship is becoming more prominent in the Australian fashion world as consumers are becoming aware of current production practices. Luxury glitter rainwear brand, S. Rush, has joined this growing movement while creating their clear waterproof classics. Handmade in the sunny but also cyclone-prone area of Broome, S. Rush...
[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...
[INTERVIEW] DIZZY REED TELLS US WHY ROCK N' ROLL AIN'T EASY

[INTERVIEW] DIZZY REED TELLS US WHY ROCK N’ ROLL AIN’T EASY

Legendary Guns N’ Roses keys man, Dizzy Reed has never been shy about filling out his CV with various projects to keep himself occupied whenever Gunners isn’t touring. Rock N’ Roll Ain’t Easy is Dizzy’s first solo outing, and he is marking the occasion with a one-off gig at Frankie’s Pizza in Sydney, on Sunday...