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

On The Eves of Something Big

Eves Karydas is a force to be reckoned with. In just a few short months the Australian singer has added a number of achievements to an already extensive and impressive musical resume. Now she has a new album dropping later this month which is bound to impress both existing and new fans. Girl at a Rock Show‘s India Marx spoke to Karydas about her upcoming release, … Continue reading On The Eves of Something Big

Against The Current Live at the Factory Theatre, Sydney

Words + Photos: Jasmine Aquino The last time Against The Current came to Australia was three years ago – supporting American singer­/songwriter Alex Goot on his Asia­-Australia tour. The New York-based pop­/rock band returned to Australia this month for their In Our Bones tour to perform their very first headliner shows down under. The band performed at the Factory Theatre in Marrickville, Sydney on Saturday, … Continue reading Against The Current Live at the Factory Theatre, Sydney

Triple J Is Curing Your Splendour FOMO This Weekend

For those of us unfortunate enough to be missing Splendour in the Grass this weekend, Triple J has got our back. The network will once again be broadcasting the best of Splendour right around the country from 12pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the radio and online. Veronica & Lewis, Gen Fricker, Dylan Alcott, Linda Marigliano and Richard Kingsmill will present the best live sets, interview the artists and report on … Continue reading Triple J Is Curing Your Splendour FOMO This Weekend

Good news for Sydney sports fans, not so much live music

The New South Wales Government last week announced exemptions to its lockout laws for licensed venues. Not if they’re supporting live music… but if they’re screening major sporting events. Sky News reported the NSW Government has made an exemption to the 1.30am lockout laws for some Olympic coverage, as well as the upcoming NRL Grand Final on October 2nd. “While you might not be able to … Continue reading Good news for Sydney sports fans, not so much live music