punk n roll

The Wrath to release Disillusions & Resolutions LP - September 18

In their tenure as one of Australia's most high-energy and well respected punk/rock acts, The Wrath have broken down barriers between genres - they get love in the punk, rock, metal, rockabilly, hardcore, goth and industrial realms.

The Wrath are here to stay.

That one time at…Brewdle’s Bandcamp Besties!

We continue our kick around Bandcamp by highlighting five releases that have grabbed my attention since the last of these dribbles of mine. I’ve tried to cover a variety of styles so there’s something for everyone. Remember, all of these are available free for streaming, or you can download the albums for a modest fee. Get on board and support the bands and labels that are supporting you by providing their music on the Bandcamp platform.

Doomed & StonedThe Enchanter’s Ball (Second Anniversary Compilation) – sampler (released 14 July 2015 through Doomed & Stoned)

That one time at…Brewdle’s Bandcamp Besties!

The internet can be a wonderful thing, and Bandcamp.com is one of the greatest little corners of it. If you’re not aware of what Bandcamp is, then let me give you a very brief run down. It’s a platform for musos to sell and promote themselves directly to their adoring public, and it’s a place I spend a lot of time at, digging around for my next favourite band. So below are my spotlight artists for the month, get on and check em out.

For around $30 you can support the following five releases.

Listenable Records - sampler (released 8 July 2015 through Listenable Records)

Mammoth Mammoth – Volume IV: Hammered Again (Napalm Records)

There's nothing not to like on Volume IV: Hammered Again, it's the perfect blend of in your face heavy, fuzzy, stoned out punk n roll - it's mammoth!
Release Date: 
27 Mar 2015 - 12:00pm

There are some damn fine bands bashing around the pubs and clubs of Australia at the moment, and those of you whom regularly frequent said venues should already be aware of the monster that is

Bitch Queens – Kill Your Friends (Lux Noise Records)

Like spending half an hour in an orgy with a rollerball team
Release Date: 
30 Jan 2015 - 12:00pm

It’s no secret that Scandinavia has been throwing up some damn fine metal, hard rock and punk bands over the last three decades or so and Sweden’s Bitch Queens continue to set the

Poison Idea confirms April release date for brand new Southern Lord LP

Poison Idea, one of the most infamous and instantly recognisable names in the legacy of hardcore punk, is preparing to release their first new album since 2006's Latest Will and Testament.

Southern Lord Recordings, responsible for reissuing Poison Idea's back-catalogue in recent years, are the ones irresponsible enough to bring to you Confuse &am

Punk Rock Holiday: First names!

Better late than never they say! The promoters took their time to digest the after effect of the successful 2014 festival and to focus on the 2015 lineup. Following the wish list their fans made and blending in some of their own personal favourites, Breaking Waves are pleased to announce the 2015 lineup!

Chapter One:  I may be wrong, but I think it was 2005 when Beatsteaks played probably the smallest show after the release of Smack Smash.