Posts Tagged ‘melbourne’

People all over the world create bucket lists for so many different experiences. One experience that a lot of people create a list of, is seeing musicians play live. Everyone wants to say “Yes I was there and it was brilliant” everyone wants the chance to see their favourite artists play live and immerse themselves in...

Being one of Australia’s top recent exports to the overseas market. It is always a great gig to catch when The Temper Trap is back playing a show their hometown. With the soundcheck out of the way, it was time for the crowd’s enthusiasm to increase tenfold. It must be a surreal moment when you walk on to a stage in...

The Growlers have long been a band that plays pied piper to the vast amount of Australian fans. Each time the band tours they are selling out shows along the eastern seaboard and this tour Melbourne was no different. As always 170 Russell is the perfect place to catch international touring bands. With their sultry...

Darkness fell on North Melbourne’s Meat Market before DMA’S arrived on stage. The show opened with Tommy O’Dell’s distinct vocals and Johnny Took’s acoustic guitar on the quiet opening of So We Know. At the song’s crescendo, guitarist and backing vocalist Matt Mason and the three members of DMA’S touring band joined...

West London grime MC Che Wolton better known as AJ Tracey wrapped up his first headline tour of Australia & New Zealand yesterday. Known for his razor-sharp wit and gritty street vibe we thought it was worth checking out one of Australias fastest growing music genres. For those who haven’t had a dose of grime yet, the...

With a light and lofty melody, Reality Television is the newest serving from Melbourne lads Backyard. Accompaning the track is the music video shot casually in someones ‘backyard’. Though simple and homely in aesthetics the video throws a bunch of mates into the fray making them the sole inhabitants of the seemingly...

The city of Melbourne often known for its culture and patronage of the arts have over the years produced some widely celebrated musical acts. Midnight Juggernauts, The Temper Trap, and The Seekers to name a few. The city of Melbourne, its streets, art, and diversity allow it to remain a teeming incubator for musical...

Anyone who has an infinity with 90’s Brit Pop will be drawn to Smoke Rings. The Melbourne five piece possess all the right virtues that should see them becoming one of Australia’s premiere acts in the near future. Right from the first listen Happiness hits you with nostalgia, the writing of incredibly well-constructed...

People say “do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life,” – man of many talents Sean Dwyer seems to be the living embodiment of this mantra. The Melbourne-based photographer, graphic designer, guitarist for bands The Deloraines and Dozeys, and (occasional) booking agent must be one of the East Coast’s...

Queens Of The Stone Age brought their smooth Rock n Roll style back to Australian shores for a four date tour leading into the release of the bands forth coming album Villians (out August 25th). With Melbourne being a sold out show within one day it is clear there is so much love for Josh Homme and Co from Melbourne...