Sidewaves

Danko Jones on Youth, Beauty & French Desserts...

The Mango Kid versus The Papaya Player...

‘Who is this young lad coming over to my table?’ I pondered, as I waited for Danko Jones to arrive. ‘Fuck me! It's Danko!’ was my next thought.

Marc & Frederic from Dragonforce: "We were not prepared for the heat!"

Bleached trousers and the perils of the rock and roll lifestyle...

When I caught up with Dragonforce’s Marc Hudson (vocals) and Frederic Leciercq (bass/backing vocals), they were hot, sweaty and whiffing of booze,

Flogging Molly with The Lawrence Arms & Lucero, The Tivoli, Brisbane, 26/02/13

"Thanks for not fucking forgetting about us!" Dave King and Flogging Molly give Brisbane something to remember at their Tuesday night Sidewave.

Tuesday night in Brisbane was unpleasantly damp and warm but this didn’t stop the slow filling of the Tivoli for a mid-week evening of punk rock. Well mostly punk rock.

Slayer, Anthrax , Kingdom of Sorrow, Luna Park, Sydney 25/02/13

I Don't Care If You're Taking A Shit! You Will Bang Your Fucking Head!

It started like any regular gig at Luna Park Sydney; taking over the Kirribilli Hotel, much to the dismay of the Northern Sydney elite.

Gallows (UK) Shai Hulud (USA) Confession (AUS)

Another Sidewave night of madness with Gallows & Shai Hulud tearing The Corner Hotel a new one! supported by Confession and Milestone If your at Soundwave, check them out If you don't know who they are already.....you will not be sorry!

Flogging Molly, supported by Lawrence Arms and Lucero, The Tivoli Thetre. 26th February 2013

FLOGGING MOLLY have never conformed to industry tastes; they've always been the outcasts who put their fans before commercial success, and they've always put their music before marketability. The rewards of such independence and integrity are undeniable on their latest album, 'Speed of Darkness’. Playing to a packed and passionate crowd, and supported by Lawrence Arms and Lucero, Flogging Molly bought the house down to this sidewave gig...

Gallows, Shai Hulud, Confession, Milestones, The Corner Hotel, Melbourne - 26/02/13

Blink 182? Garbage! The howling spirit of dirty rock n' roll punched its way up through the Corner Hotel summoned by Gallows and Shai Hulud.

What’s with the god damn weather in this town?

Periphery, Crossfaith, Gershwin Room, Melbourne 25/02/13

A sweat filled night jammed in like sardines getting a blasting of Metalcore and Progressive metal From opening act Crossfaith(Japan)& Periphery(USA)One of the many bands who will be performing at Soundwave Melbourne 2013

Bullet For My Valentine, Cancer Bats and Miss May I, The HiFi Bar, Friday 22nd February, 2013

Supported by American metalcore stars Miss May I, and Canadian punkers Cancer Bats, Brits Bullet For My Valentine played to a sell out crowd in Brisbane. The night before Soundwave 2013 kicked off proved to be an awesome one...