It was always going to have to be something special to break the 14 month drought since the last time we went out to see and photograph a show. Brisbane’s best live band headlining Punkfest at Brisbane’s best venue? How could we turn down an opportunity like that?
Listen to the introduction of Marvin Gaye’s 1977 single ‘Got To Give It Up’. The loose chatter, the casual clinking glasses. It feels like a party. The sound effects continue throughout the song, acting like any other instrument to put across a feeling of happiness and joy, of something bright and something fun. The Beach […]
Sleaford Mods play a Golden Plains sideshow in Brisbane at Triffid, with support from Soot and The Chats DJ set.
Bill Callahan plays a headline show at the Tivoli in Brisbane in support of his 2019 album, Shepherd In Sheepskin Vest, supported by Xylouris White.
By Billie Stimpson Photos by Bianca Holderness In Brisbane Sunday the first of March, The Tivoli, Jet Black Cat and handsome tours collaborated on Nine Lives – the latest in ongoing efforts to creatively reach beyond the more unpleasant conventions of the large-scale Australian musical festival. Despite my utter lack of credibility or clout in […]
Music is full of underrated and unappreciated acts; bands, musicians and singers that should be much better known, have higher reputations and more respect. And yet despite the high profile, the songs on classic radio stations, the sell out arena shows, the TV interviews, the film cameos, Alice Cooper just does not get the widespread acclaim […]
Alice Cooper plays the final Australian date of his Ol’ Black Eyes is Back tour at the Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, with support from Airbourne and the MC50.
Part 4/4 of photos from this year’s Laneway festival at the RNA Showgrounds in Brisbane, featuring Earl Sweatshirt, Charli XCX, Mahalia, J.I.D and King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard.