First Lineup Announcement for New All Ages Festival

When Shepparton’s brand new all-ages Land of Plenty festival was announced two weeks ago, we were promised some of ‘Australia’s hottest bands’ – and they’ve certainly delivered with part one of their stellar line-up. All of this plus art displays, carnival rides, food trucks, market stalls, and, rumour has it there is still a second headliner, more acts and DJs yet to be announced. Headlining the … Continue reading First Lineup Announcement for New All Ages Festival

Album Review: Ocean Grove

February 3rd saw the release of the much anticipated album The Rhapsody Tapes by Melbourne band Ocean Grove. In this album you can hear the evolution of their sound compared to previous EPs, Outsider (2010) and Black Label (2015), creating something so different that it can only be summed up by the bands description of ‘Odd World music.’ The Rhapsody Tapes is a mixed bag of … Continue reading Album Review: Ocean Grove

Dalrymple Hotel Apologises To Metal Fans

… the ones with arms, not blades. Late last week, the Dalrymple Hotel hosted The Amity Affliction‘s Death To Misery tour, with Ocean Grove, Hellions and local act Ghosts Over Japan. GOJ drummer Justin Fimmel took to Facebook following the show to address an issue fans had had with the venue’s dress code: “Just a little bit disappointed and frustrated that the Daly recently updated their … Continue reading Dalrymple Hotel Apologises To Metal Fans