Ron Keel’s 35-year career in rock n roll has taken him from the concrete jungles of arena rock to the dirt roads of country music. In the 1980s, Keel sold a lot of albums and toured the world with Bon Jovi, Van Halen, Aerosmith, Motley Crue and Dio. Keel hits Australia next week for his … Continue reading Ron Keel Interview – 2020 Australian Tour
Texas guitar-slinger/songwriter Jesse Dayton is heading down under for his 1st tour of Australia. Dayton has recorded and played guitar with everyone from Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash & Willie Nelson to The Supersuckers, Duff McKagan and the iconic LA punk rock band, X. Dayton has always wanted to tour Oz, “Some of my fav rock … Continue reading Jesse Dayton announces 2020 Australian Tour
Blues guitarist Kevin Borich has released his brand new single, 'Call A Friend' and it features Russell Morris on vocals. This is the first single from Borich's forthcoming duets album expected for release soon. https://youtu.be/j2qGsQtWi5U
If not THE album of 2019, then David Newbould’s Sin & Redemption was certainly in the top 10. Newbould has just dropped another video single from the album, ‘Long Road To Barstow’, a tale about a guy beaten down by his dreams who can’t seem to find a way out. Check it out below. If … Continue reading David Newbould – Sin & Redemption – one of THE albums of 2019 and one you need to hear!
Wednesday the 19th of February 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of the passing of Bon Scott, and it sees the release of yet another book on Bon. “A Rockin' Rollin' Man: Bon Scott Remembered” is comprised of new interviews with a variety of well-known rock musicians reflecting on what made the hard-rocking, hard-living singer so … Continue reading New Bon Scott Book released “A Rockin’ Rollin’ Man”.
Brisbane’s sleaze rock merchants Snake Bite Whisky have released a new video single ‘ Last Man Standing’, a tune lifted off their current album, This Side Of Hell’. Since forming in December 2014, the self proclaimed “bastard child of Motorhead, Guns n' Roses and Faster Pussycat” have established themselves as one Australia's top sleaze bands … Continue reading Brisbane sleaze rockers Snake Bite Whisky release new single ‘Last Man Standing’
Melbourne’s Riff Raiders are hitting 2020 with a bang, with their Rock n Roll Daydream tour from February to April in support of their digital and vinyl Double A-Side single (Loaded Gun / Best Day Ever) that landed on February 18th through Rue Morgue Records and then release their brand new album Rock ‘N’ Roll … Continue reading Melbourne’s Riff Raiders drop new single ‘Loaded Gun’ ahead of Oz Tour
Destroy All Lines are bringing two thrash icons to Australia for a run of dates in May 2020. The tour is called ‘More Live With Deth’ and will feature sets from both musicians and their full bands separately, before joining forces for an epic finale just like it was in 1985. TOUR DATES Friday, May … Continue reading David Ellefson of Megadeth teams up with ex-Megadeth guitarist Chris Poland for Australian Tour in May 2020
Aussie pop rock legends of the 60s and 70s, Zoot, have announced a reunion tour that’ll see the band play their first Australian shows in almost 50 years. The band’s reunion is almost wholly in tribute to the band’s former lead singer, Daryl Cotton, who sadly passed away after losing his battle with liver cancer … Continue reading Think Pink – Zoot reform for 2020 Australian Tour
Melbourne’s Echo Del Tusker have released a new video single ‘What Am I To You’, another super catchy tune that is sure to entice new ears to the band. Over the past couple of years the band have developed a highly original sound that mixes blue-eyed soul with hard rock guitars and a blues edge. … Continue reading Echo Del Tusker again come up trumps with new single ‘What Am I To You’
After a hiatus of more than a year, TMG return to the stage next month as part of the line-up assembled for the Wanstock Festival in Doncaster, Melbourne. Also on the bill will be a 2020 incarnation of Hush known as Get Rocked, featuring Rick Lum and Les Gock, with Mark Gable from the Choirboys … Continue reading TMG return to Melbourne in March to headline the Wanstock Festival
Veteran Sydney hard rockers Tough Luxury make a return to gigging with a show at The Bridge Hotel in Rozelle on March 8 with Love Child. Tough Luxury were stalwarts of the Oz hard rock scene of the 1980s and released a highly regarded album on Possum Records in 1986 called 'Streetwise', before morphing into … Continue reading Sydney 1980s hard rockers TOUGH LUXURY return to the Bridge Hotel in March 2020