The Guitar Gear Hoodlum Shouts Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear Hoodlum Shouts Couldn’t Live Without

Canberra rockers Hoodlum Shouts have returned after four years with a new album, Heat Island, out through Poison City Records. Having just capped off their

Linkin Park: Rock Music Has Become Happy Pop Shit

Linkin Park: Rock Music Has Become Happy Pop Shit

To define exactly what rock music is in this day and age is somewhat of a dangerous task. It has taken many different forms over the


The First Time 8 Aussie Musicians Hit The Slopes

The First Time 8 Aussie Musicians Hit The Slopes

The Perisher Peak Festival (aka The Perisher Snowy Mountains of Music Festival) is back in 2014 with a new name, a new look and an


Are Royal Blood 2014’s Saviours Of Rock?

Are Royal Blood 2014’s Saviours Of Rock?

There’s something really special about Royal Blood. Formed just last year in the English seaside town of Brighton, the band are now supporting Arctic Monkeys and


The 5 Step Guide To Rockabilly With Slim Jim Phantom

The 5 Step Guide To Rockabilly With Slim Jim Phantom

Rockabilly legend Slim Jim Phantom is about visit Australia, the last time he was on our sore was with his legendary group Stray Cats. This


Propagandhi Rank Their 6 Albums

Propagandhi Rank Their 6 Albums

Touring Australia for the first time since the brutal Failed States album was released in 2012, Propagandhi are currently on tour here in Australia bringing


The 6 Best New Aussie Bedroom Producers With Vancouver Sleep Clinic

The 6 Best New Aussie Bedroom Producers With Vancouver Sleep Clinic

Vancouver Sleep Clinic (VSC) a.k.a the very talented Tim Bettinson has been impressing everyone the world over with his beautiful lush, electronic ambient pop. His


The Bennies’ 8 Step Guide To Conquering China

The Bennies’ 8 Step Guide To Conquering China

The cheeky masters of punk rock party times The Bennies are about to slay everyone’s favourite weekend in June- The Queen’s Birthday long weekend. Re-titling


6 Tips For Aussie Musicians Moving Overseas With Ry-X

6 Tips For Aussie Musicians Moving Overseas With Ry-X

They (whoever that may be) always say that travelling will broaden the mind. True? Maybe, but with it comes personal trials and triumph with a


Meet The Little Known Producer Behind Your Favourite Local Records

Meet The Little Known Producer Behind Your Favourite Local Records

You might not immediately recognise Andrei Eremin by name alone, but you’ve undoubtedly heard his enormously successful catalogue of work. At only 22 years of


Liars Rank Their 7 Albums

Liars Rank Their 7 Albums

The anticipation of listening to a new LP from art-rock band Liars is like opening an awesome gift. There’s the pleasure and delight of the


Meet The Aussie Bands Who Ditched Venues For Unconventional Spaces

Meet The Aussie Bands Who Ditched Venues For Unconventional Spaces

We’ve all experienced the highs and lows of catching gigs at our locals pubs, venues and theatres and while they vary on the spectrum of


9 Important Tips For Touring Regionally, With Flannelette

9 Important Tips For Touring Regionally, With Flannelette

Brisbane heavy rockers, Flannelette have just released their new EP Valley Nights. These guys are no strangers to touring obscure and remote towns including Toowoomba, St. George,


Taylor Hawkins On The Birds Of Satan & Why He’s Not Trying To Be Dave Grohl

Taylor Hawkins On The Birds Of Satan & Why He’s Not Trying To Be Dave Grohl

It doesn’t get much more modern day rock and roll than being the drummer of American tour de force Foo Fighters. Sunny-haired Taylor Hawkins has


Taking Back Sunday: Why Going Indie Produced Their Best Music Yet

Taking Back Sunday: Why Going Indie Produced Their Best Music Yet

In the year 2010, the world of post-hardcore/pop-punk was treated with the most heart-warming of news, at long last seminal outfit Taking Back Sunday witnessed


How A Group Of Aussie Bands Conquered Canada, Or Got Lost Trying

How A Group Of Aussie Bands Conquered Canada, Or Got Lost Trying

Canadian Music Week (CMW) is an industry conference and music festival that runs in May. This year CMW ran from the 6-10th May and featured


12 Greatest Rock N’ Roll Moments In Cherry Bar History

12 Greatest Rock N’ Roll Moments In Cherry Bar History

Cherry Bar is a Melbourne institution, Mr James Young, the man behind Cherry Bar is a Melbourne institution. Known for playing host to the most




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