How Drugs, Mental Problems, And New Orleans Shaped Eyehategod

How Drugs, Mental Problems, And New Orleans Shaped Eyehategod

The road travelled by Mike IX Williams has been one full of difficult bends, weaving through punk rock, writing, hurricanes, addiction and endless sincere self

Nick Barker of Hell Ain’t A Bad Place To Be: The Story of Bon Scott

Nick Barker of Hell Ain’t A Bad Place To Be: The Story of Bon Scott

The subject of this interview is somewhat of an Aussie rock royal. Nick Barker has achieved many great things over a long career as a


Tim Finn

Tim Finn

A sudden rush of adrenaline coursing through the body, accompanied by hyperventilation, tunnel vision, heart palpitations, loss of control and an intense feeling of going


Motion City Soundtrack

Motion City Soundtrack

For many of us going about our daily lives, music is a hobby, perhaps accompanied with dreams of success but never something to be relied


The Sword

The Sword

It may have been said a million times, but there is no way to avoid the instant comparison between The Sword singer J.D. Cronise ’s


Anthrax

Anthrax

When your band is referred to as one of ‘the Big Four’ of metal, you know you have done something right along the way. Anthrax


The Presets

The Presets

When they first burst onto the Australian dance music scene in 2005 with their debut album Beams, The Presets were a force to be reckoned


Julia Stone

Julia Stone

The city is Amsterdam and the stage is set for Julia Stone to play one of her first solo shows, with her brother Angus –


The D.O.T.

The D.O.T.

The music world is always experiencing the trend of the supergroup, designed for artists to spread their creative wings and keep that spark alive. Some


Northlane

Northlane

The Soundwave Festival is renowned for its extensive range of international artists, but each year promoter AJ Maddah likes to throw in a handful of


Lisa Gerrard of Dead Can Dance

Lisa Gerrard of Dead Can Dance

When one thinks of Dead Can Dance, the mind’s eye conjures up a multitude of fantastical adjectives. Glorious. Spiritual. Worldly. Hypnotic. Original. From their 1984


Gold Fields

Gold Fields

Ballarat indie rock five piece Gold Fields have undoubtedly been on an upswing ever since they came together at the start of 2010. In their


Clubfeet

Clubfeet

In 2010, the Melbourne via Cape Town five piece went from recording “pretty thoughtlessly” in their lounge-room to finding international success and acclaim. Their debut


Strangers

Strangers

The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and the Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse are nowhere to be seen. Phoning in for a chat


Purity Ring

Purity Ring

Very rarely in the annals of electronic pop does a debut album arrive as fully formed and carefully realised as Shrines, from Montreal-based duo Purity


MS MR

MS MR

It is the age of Lana Del Rey, where it’s no longer enough to have a catchy song gain traction from a Myspace page, grab


Urthboy

Urthboy

A plane drifts above Federation Square, from which a parachute containing the form of Tim Levinson  – better known as Urthboy – floats down to




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