Festival Alert: Full Tilt

AUSTRALIA’S alternative scene is coming back Full Tilt with a massive new festival announced today featuring Northlane, Hands Like Houses, In Hearts Wake and more. Joining them at Brisbane’s Eaton’s Hill Hotel will be a who’s who of the Australian alternative music scene, including Thy Art Is Murder, Luca Brasi, Slowly Slowly, Make Them Suffer, Frenzal Rhomb, Press Club, Alpha Wolf, Thornhill, Yours Truly, The … Continue reading Festival Alert: Full Tilt

Good Things Happening For The Butterfly Effect

Aussie rockers The Butterfly Effect will join the likes of Parkway Drive, A Day To Remember, Simple Plan, Karnivool, Violent Soho and heaps more at Good Things Festival in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney next month. The announcement comes straight off the back of a triumphant return to the stage with a sold-out Australian tour and new single Unbroken, their first new track in over a … Continue reading Good Things Happening For The Butterfly Effect

Scene & Heard Festival Drops Killer Nostalgic Lineup

Last year saw the debut of Newcastle festival Scene & Heard, which was basically a mini resurrection of Homebake or Livid festival featuring some of their best alumni – The Living End, Spiderbait, Something For Kate, Killing Heidi, Skunkhour, Dallas Crane, Sneaky Sound System and Front End Loader. This year’s festival already promised to be bigger and better, with the announcement that the event would … Continue reading Scene & Heard Festival Drops Killer Nostalgic Lineup

Aussie Rapper Zheani Sparkes Accuses Die Antwoord of Sex Trafficking & Rape, Releases Video of ‘Evidence’

*  DISCLAIMER: at this point we have spoken to neither party involved with this case, and are merely reporting from publicly available references. As always, we remain unbiased. We will attempt to get in contact with both parties for direct statements. Never believe everything you read on the internet. * A Brisbane-based rapper called Zheani Sparkes has released a track called The Question on YouTube, … Continue reading Aussie Rapper Zheani Sparkes Accuses Die Antwoord of Sex Trafficking & Rape, Releases Video of ‘Evidence’

Live Review: Gang Of Youths at Riverstage Brisbane

words: India Marx photos: Emma D’Anna When Gang of Youths announced their Brisbane mini-festival ‘A More Perfect Union’, they were met with something that well and truly surpassed excitement. After announcing support acts Publique, Charlie Collins, Thelma Plum, Luca Brasi AND Jack River, Brisbanites were fast to jump on tickets as soon as they were released. The show itself was nothing short of surreal, a … Continue reading Live Review: Gang Of Youths at Riverstage Brisbane

Live Review: IVEY at Black Bear Lodge Brisbane

words: India Marx Indie-pop group IVEY recently stopped by Black Bear Lodge to treat Brisbane fans to a night of fresh, groovy tracks. Easing into the evening, the band started off slightly shy, however it wasn’t long before they unleashed their energy through a repertoire of crowd-pleasing numbers. The group bounced around on stage with one another in an unreserved playfulness, lead singer Millie Perks … Continue reading Live Review: IVEY at Black Bear Lodge Brisbane