Death Cab for Cutie is a serious band. By this I mean two things; the first of which is that as a live act they are almost intimidatingly professional, and the other is that these guys have been in the music industry for almost two decades. During this time they.
The charismatic 6ft 4” front man of British pop-punk band, The Wombats, placates the audience with his witty charms, as a technical issue interrupted a heavier version of Moving To New York. From behind the drum kit Dan Haggis flashed about his own charms, “We’re about as professional as a.
Recently, Keith Hill, a consultant to 300 country radio stations, said that if stations wanted more ratings then they should stop playing so many female artists. Of course this sparked outrage and female artists like Miranda Lambert hit back over Twitter. Clearly the discriminative ‘boys club’ culture still exists in this.
Two daughters of blues legend B.B. King are claiming that he was poisoned by business manager LaVerne Toney and personal assistant Myron Johnson. The allegations were made by daughters Karen Williams and Patty King in affidavits provided by their lawyer to the Associated Press. “I believe my father was poisoned and that.
Cards on the table, I’ve never been a huge rock or metal fan. In my musically formative years I cut my teeth on pop and alternative music, skipping the Wolfmother/Foo Fighters phase that seemed to grip Australia when I was in high school. Even today my most formidable attempts to.
UOW’s very own Feminist Society has announced a live music festival this week. The ‘Take Care’ festival will take place on May 9th and aims to raise funds for Supported Accommodation and Homelessness Services Shoalhaven and Illawarra (SAHSSI). After many state and federal funding cuts SAHSSI remains as the last.
Life is too serious—sometimes you just need to have a laugh; a philosophy Wollongong’s own heavy punk band The Unhinged live by. “That’s our aim,” said James Flint, the band’s lead vocalist. “We just want everyone to have as much fun as we are.” Think heavy. Think energy. Think fun..
It’s here and it’s huge, it’s Splendour! Australia’s favourite music festival, Splendour In The Grass has announced its monumental 2015 line up. With headliners Mark Ronson, Florence and the Machine and Blur! The festival will kick off on the 24th of July in Byron Bay, with Of Monsters And Men,.
It feels like everything wants you to pay a monthly subscription these days. Despite growing up shunning the idea of paying subscriptions for magazines and newspapers (you know, the things that might give me a job one day) I’ve become a recent convert. Netflix got me in with a free.
Courtney Barnett is first and foremost a storyteller. On her debut album, Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit, she paints a vivid picture of the strange, mundane and ultimately ambivalent nature of life. Barnett has a knack for creating narratives with universal qualities. Take for example,.