words: jade kennedy featured photo: brittany long “Don’t worry ‘bout a thing, ‘cause every little thing gonna be alright…” When Sarah McLeod from The Superjesus serenades you with Bob Marley down the phone from her home in country Victoria while the world around you is going mad, it’s pretty well guaranteed to put a smile on your face. And make you believe her. It’s Thursday … Continue reading Sarah McLeod Keeps On Killin’ It
Chris Cornell has been laid to rest, but his widow Vicky posted a tribute to her late husband today that has us crying all over again. She posted the following to his Facebook page: “I met you on a starry Paris night at Hotel Plaza Athenee after we were called to arrange Audioslave’s under the radar after show party for the following night. I remember … Continue reading Prepare To Cry 1,000 Tears Over This Tribute To Chris Cornell
Superheist bassist Drew Dedman has quit the band, he announced on Facebook last night. On his page Drew Dedman the Electric Bassplayer, Dedman said: “It’s with great sadness and a heavy heart that I have to announce that I am quitting as bassist of Superheist. The last few months have been an amazing experience and we have achieved and done things that I truly never … Continue reading Superheist Loses Half The Band
Melbourne band Sydonia has split after two decades of success Continue reading End Of The Road For Sydonia
Well, no surprises here. Federal Member for Dawson George Christensen has proven once and for all how out of touch he is with reality in a Facebook post that somehow links a step forward for Queensland’s LGBTQIA teens with… pedophilia. The post comes following news that QLD has finally caught up with the rest of the country and lowered the age of consent for anal … Continue reading MP proves he’s completely out of touch
… according to his nephew. In a lengthy Facebook post, SkyBlu (now known as 8ky) has blasted his uncle and former band mate, 41-year old Stefan Gordy (AKA Redfoo), for stealing the LMFAO brand they built as a duo. The 30-year old allegedly broke his silence after receiving a phone call from his lawyer advising that Redfoo is claiming himself entitled to 100% of LMFAO … Continue reading Redfoo LMFAOs all the way to the bank…
American rocker Davey Suicide has called out his record label, Standby Records, for royally screwing up. In a video posted to Facebook today, Suicide outlines why the band’s videos have disappeared from YouTube, why their manager quit in 2014, what happened to the band’s merch rights, and why he was sued for $50,000 by the label. Suicide claims his band is one of several screwed over … Continue reading Davey Suicide’s career murdered by Standby Records?
It’s safe to say Cairns band Jobstopper has been around for a circus or two… or created it. Their enigmatic and energetic stage performances have seen them win the hearts of audiences around North Queensland. Girl caught up with lead vocalist Wil Carroll ahead of their support gig with USA bands Strung Out and PEARS this week. Okay so let’s start with an easy one: … Continue reading Five Minute Intro To… Jobstopper
They’ve been likened to ‘Townsville’s answer to The Living End‘ (and, in some drunk punters’ cases, “I thought they were The Living End…”) so Girl caught up with the frontman of local rockabilly/punkabilly band The Koffin Rockers, Michael Hegarty, to find out a little bit more about the trio. First things first – who are you, how did you meet, and when did you decide to … Continue reading Five Minute Intro To… The Koffin Rockers
Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O’Connor has been found safe and sound after a series of increasingly disturbing posts on her Facebook page – the last saying she had taken an overdose. The last post read: “There is only so much any woman can be expected to bear. What was done to me this week was appalling cruelty. By my husband, my family, by St Pats and … Continue reading Sinead O’Connor – A Woman On The Edge?