Event Reviews

Rainbow Serpent 2012

Rainbow Serpent 2012

A wonderful world of psychedelia and colour dominated the four day Rainbow Serpent Festival near Beaufort, in Western Victoria, where the world’s finest electronic music artists performed to over 15,000 people. You’d have to be trying pretty damn hard not to have a good time at Rainbow, where the music grooves around the clock and the party doesn’t stop. Rainbow Serpent salutes the Dreaming, the […]

Michelle Slater (VIC)

February 4th, 2012

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Kisschasy Live @ The Pier

Kisschasy Live @ The Pier

Pier Hotel Frankston 25 Jan 2012 Like a mini ‘Big Day Out’, Australia Day eve at Frankston’s Pier Hotel ran two stages featuring 9 local bands, supporting Kisschasy. Kicking off just after 5pm, to a smallish crowd, ‘The Good Night Attraction’ were followed by ‘The 540 Project’.. It is about then that I finally got my shit together and made it to the gig! I […]

Gary Bradshaw (Vic)

January 27th, 2012

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Dakara Dirt at The Espy

Dakara Dirt at The Espy

The Espy, January 19th, 2011 A crowd of dedicated fans piled in to the Espy’s Gershwin Room to catch LA three piece rock outfit, Dakara Dirt return to their hometown to play tracks from their debut Miss Hollywood (Independent) album. There is something special about catching a band or three at The Espy on a balmy St. Kilda summer night. Punters are greeted by a […]

Michelle Slater (VIC)

January 25th, 2012

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Bugdust at The Espy

Bugdust at The Espy

The Charge Bottle of SmokeBlack Devil Yard BossThe Charge (album launch)Bugdust The Espy, 14th January A smorgasbord of Melbourne’s emerging and established indie grunge-rock was on show in the mighty Gershwin room at the St Kilda Esplanade Hotel, with a line up which left punters ears bleeding. Bottle of Smoke A  four piece outfit, originating from the Dandenong Ranges kicked off their set with the […]

Michelle Slater (VIC)

January 25th, 2012

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Grinspoon Live

Grinspoon Live

Chelsea Heights Hotel 3.1.2012 Since winning Triple j’s first ‘Unearthed’ competition in 1995, Grinspoon have continued to make quality Aussie rock n roll, picking up an Aria for Rock album of the year in 2004 for ‘Thrills, Kills & Sunday Pills’. 2009 saw them release the album ‘Six to midnight’ which featured the opening track ‘Dogs’ and 2012 sees them touring again after almost a […]

Gary Bradshaw (Vic)

January 25th, 2012

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Redhot Summer Tour 2012

Redhot Summer Tour 2012

Inxs, Vanessa Amorosi, James Reyne, Daniel Champagne Morning Star Estate 22.1.2012 Australians love live music, and we especially love our home grown bands. In fact, we feel that we own them. So when INXS sought a new singer after the tragic death of Michael Hutchence, involving the Americans in a reality show to find a new one was possibly a mistake. As good as JD […]

Gary Bradshaw (Vic)

January 25th, 2012

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