Johnny Thunders To Release New Single ‘Chinese Rocks’ Live

Johnny Thunders is a true punk rock legend. He shot to stardom as a founding member of the iconic NEW YORK DOLLS. After a stint with the Dolls he then went on to for his own band Johnny Thunders & the Heartbreakers. Thunders sadly lost his life in 1991 aged just 38, but his legacy lives on to this day. … Continue reading Johnny Thunders To Release New Single ‘Chinese Rocks’ Live

CLINTON WALKER’S ‘STRANDED: AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT MUSIC 1976-1992, REVISED & EXPANDED EDITION’ GETS A REBOOT

AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE CLASSIC 1996 TEXT THAT TELLS THE STORY FROM THE EARLY STIRRINGS OF PUNK THROUGH TO TRIPLE J, THE BIG DAY OUT AND BEYOND, 'STRANDED: AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT MUSIC 1976-1992, REVISED & EXPANDED EDITION'  BY CLINTON WALKER IS PUBLISHED BY THE VISIBLE SPECTRUM FEATURING THE SAINTS, RADIO BIRDMAN, BOYS NEXT DOOR/BIRTHDAY PARTY,  … Continue reading CLINTON WALKER’S ‘STRANDED: AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT MUSIC 1976-1992, REVISED & EXPANDED EDITION’ GETS A REBOOT

Radio Birdman’s Deniz Tek to reissue debut solo album feat. The Stooges’ Scott Asheton and Radio Birdman’s Chris Masuak

Garage rock legend Radio Birdman founder Deniz Tek has announced the reissue of the groundbreaking album 'Take It To The Vertical'. The album will be released for the first time on vinyl, digitally and on DSP's on March 19th via Wild Honey Records. 'Take It To The Vertical', originally released by Redeye/Polydor Records Australia in 1992, was … Continue reading Radio Birdman’s Deniz Tek to reissue debut solo album feat. The Stooges’ Scott Asheton and Radio Birdman’s Chris Masuak

You Am I release new single ‘The Waterboy’ – announce Sydney date

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qE5jya9mEg “Edinburgh, Galway, Nashville, Ulladulla / Breakin’ my heart / In four places” The lines are from The Waterboy, released today via Caroline Australia, the first taste of new music from You Am I’s forthcoming 11th studio album. You Am I fans know how many great songs Tim Rogers has written since the band released … Continue reading You Am I release new single ‘The Waterboy’ – announce Sydney date

Episode 137 – Ricky Warwick Interview

'When Life Was Hard & Fast' - the brand new album from Black Star Riders front man Ricky Warwick hit the stores recently and is already in the running for our album of the year. As a songwriter, Ricky Warwick has a rawness and authenticity about him, which sets him apart from others - he's … Continue reading Episode 137 – Ricky Warwick Interview

Episode 136 -Michael Schenker Interview

With the release of his new album 'Immortal' - guitar god Michael Schenker reminds music fans of his class and his freakish ability to create catchy, riff-heavy rock n roll. Schenker recently celebrated fifty years in music - and over time, has influenced generations of musicians. He has built a back-catalogue of musical riches - … Continue reading Episode 136 -Michael Schenker Interview

Episode 135 -Wolf Hoffmann Interview (Accept)

Iconic German outfit Accept, are set to release their new album 'Too Mean To Die' in late January ! For the past decade - with former TT Quick vocalist Mark Tornillo out front - Accept have released several albums that have garnered high praise, and in the process - have reclaimed their title as one … Continue reading Episode 135 -Wolf Hoffmann Interview (Accept)

Episode 134 – Chris ‘Klondike’ Masuak Interview

Australian Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer Chris ‘Klondike’ Masuak rose to prominence as a teenage guitar prodigy with Australian punk pioneers Radio Birdman, his razor-sharp riffs also integral to the sound of the Hitmen, the New Christs and the Screaming Tribesmen. On episode 134 of The Australian Rock Show, Chris joins us to put … Continue reading Episode 134 – Chris ‘Klondike’ Masuak Interview

Episode 133 – Phil Campbell Interview (Bastard Sons – Motörhead)

With the release of their second album ‘We’re the Bastards’ due soon, Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons look set to close out 2020 in the loudest way possible. Since their emergence some time back – this powerful line-up - which features Neil Starr on vocals, along with Phil’s sons Todd (guitar), Tyla (bass) and … Continue reading Episode 133 – Phil Campbell Interview (Bastard Sons – Motörhead)

Episode 132 – Steve Riley Interview (L.A Guns)

Los Angeles outfit L.A Guns have a new album titled 'Renegades' which hits the streets Friday 13th November. This line-up features the rock-heavy rhythm section of Steve Riley and Kelly Nickels and if the couple of singles which have been released so far are any indication - this is gonna be one hellava great album. … Continue reading Episode 132 – Steve Riley Interview (L.A Guns)

Mick Blood talks about the new Lime Spiders album ‘Delirium’ (LSD)

The Lime Spiders have just released a new wonderful album titled 'Delirium' (LSD). This limited edition, ten track vinyl release contains many Lime Spiders rarities and is a must for any fan of the band. Front man Mick Blood joined us on the podcast to look over look over some of the band's rarest cuts … Continue reading Mick Blood talks about the new Lime Spiders album ‘Delirium’ (LSD)

Episode 130 – Jeff Apter Interview

As a musician, songwriter and producer, George Young was an innovator who shaped Australian music and his legacy will always loom large over the Australian musical landscape. Prolific rock writer Jeff Apter has recently published a fascinating and detailed biography on George Young titled 'Friday On My Mind'. On episode 130 of the Australian Rock … Continue reading Episode 130 – Jeff Apter Interview