2016 Australian tour

Baroness & Grieg (The Triffid, Brisbane)

Bitterly disappointing...

"What?!" I hear readers exclaim, "Baroness and Grieg; bitterly disappointing?" - Well, fear not, I refer to my ailing health not the bands.

John Dyer Baizley and Baroness - In the country, right fucking now...

Melancholic triumph or triumphant melancholy...

Last week when I spoke to John Dyer Baizley, he was at home in Philadelphia. Now he’s here, in Australia, blowing our fucking minds with the rest of the Baroness fellas.

Weedeater, Conan, Lizzard Gizzard, Grieg

Good vibrations...
Event Reviewed: 

As I ventured out on a chilly Thursday evening, wending my way to the Crowbar, I pondered how in my youth I did so love getting off my chops and getting about town like some bent <

Weedeater's Dave 'Dixie' Collins on Customs Officials, Politics and the Upcoming Australian Tour

Smoke it. Get High.

I’m on the phone to Weedeater’s bassist and vocalist Dave ‘Dixie’ Collins and the phone-line is making him sound like some kind of weird demon.

Belakor - VESSELS (Napalm Records)

Oh, the dichotomy of progressive/melodic death metal...
Release Date: 
24 Jun 2016 - 11:30pm

It gets me every time; I love anchovies and I love peanut butter but only a proper madman would enjoy them both together - and such is my issue with prog/melodic death.

Buckcherry's Josh Todd on Dildos, Business Loans and Coming to Australia...

"We sign a lot of dicks!"

When I ask how Buckcherry’s vocalist Josh Todd is, he tells me “Low and tight to the right.” – which is odd because to me that just sounds like a description of hi

Nightwish Endless Forms Most Beautiful Australian tour 2016

Nightwish, a breath taking live act known to tantalise, mesmerise, inspire and captivate their audience from the opening note until the last encore is heading to Australia after performing to sold out shows back in 2013.
Tour Dates: 
07/01/2016 - 15/01/2016

With a line up headed by the orchestration, direction and musical genius of the band creator and keyboardist: Tuomas Holopainen, the brilliant vocal range of Floor Jansen