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Black Wire Records in-store showcase

Annandale-based Black Wire Records, in a continued show of support for the local music scene, are hosting an in-store showcase on March 20

With the number of pub venues continuing to dwindle, it is often Australia’s underground, fringe and niche artists that find themselves on the wrong end of the budget axe.

Lillian Axe - Sad Day On Planet Earth (Blistering Records/Warner)

If Lillian Axe were a football team they’d be Tottenham Hotspur – not quite top level, not a team that’s ever going to get relegated, but a team that seems content where it is – in the middle of the pack.

American band Lillian Axe have been around since the late 1980s/early 90s in various forms, and, like Tottenham, have gone through a few players.