D-A-D were one of the most unique bands to come out of the 1980’s European hard rock scene. Originally called Disneyland After Dark, D-A-D abbreviated their name to forge their own identity away from Walt's watching and litigious eye. A fact that feels like less than a footnote after such a long and prestigious career. … Continue reading D-A-D Announce 35th Anniversary September 2020 Australian Tour
A look back at the 1979 time reel has Mad Max at the flicks, St George and Carlton claiming the footy silverware and kids hitting pinnie parlours to fight off Space Invaders. It was also the time that a young garage outfit from western Sydney called The Lime Spiders made their live debut. Throughout the … Continue reading A revved-up Lime Spiders set to inject the rock this December !
Grunge rock legends, L7 are set to unleash their live force when they return to Australia and New Zealand in May 2020! Unmistakable in their own unique sound, L7 pioneered the grunge movement with their furious music and feminist ideals. Following their breakthrough 1992 album Bricks Are Heavy, L7 became one of the most highly-regarded grunge acts … Continue reading L7 set to jet Downunder in 2020
There's been a whole lot of recording activity in the Black Whiskey camp of late - the results of which are a new single titled 'Wild & Free'. They've just announced some East Coast dates as well. We are supporters of this loud Brisbane outfit - they crank out no bullshit rock n roll and … Continue reading Black Whiskey: wild, free and hittin’ the road !
CJ RAMONE, fresh from headlining this years’ annual Joey Ramone Birthday Bash, takes the baseball bat to Australian venues this September. One of the last few surviving punk rockers blessed with famous Ramones sobriquet (and the only who wasn’t behind the drumkit), CJ is bringing his killer band of cretins for a guitar crushing session of … Continue reading CJ Ramone 2019 Australian tour announced !
Seminal Shoegaze legends RIDE return to Australia and New Zealand for their first headline tour in over 25 years thanks to SBM Presents! Forming in Oxford, England in 1988, RIDE set the blueprint for the shoegaze scene with the release of their landmark debut album ‘Nowhere’- a timeless classic which spurred the emergence of a … Continue reading RIDE Announces 2019 Australian and New Zealand Tour
Don't miss this legendary songwriter & performer on our shores! Hugh Cornwell- ex frontman of The Stranglers wrote the hits, sang the hits and played guitar on the hits. "Peaches", "Golden Brown", "Hanging Around", "(Get A) Grip (On Yourself)", "Tank", "Always The Sun", "5 Minutes", "Duchess", "Strange Little Girl", "Goodbye Toulouse", "Nice ‘N’ Sleazy", "Skin … Continue reading Hugh Cornwell in NZ, OZ tour begins THIS Saturday night!
Tokyo’s premier Blues Punk trio, Mustang Jerx are returning to Australia this April/May to rip up Sydney, Orange and Melbourne for the release of their latest recording “Easter Monday” which was honed in a string of gigs up and down their homeland of Japan. For close to 20 years Mustang Jerx have been slamming their … Continue reading Japan’s Mustang Jerx return to hit Aussie stages in April !
Authentic pub rock icons, Choirboys, have given us a swag of enduring Australian pub rock anthems such as Run To Paradise, Boys Will Be Boys, Never Gonna Die and more. The lads have embarked on a new venture to bring Australia the 6 pack of classic hits - Creedence Clearwater Revival recorded and performed in … Continue reading Choirboys to embark on the ‘6 Pack of Creedence Clearwater Revival Tour !’
‘DIRTY THIRTY’ TOUR 30TH ANNIVERSARY 2019 THE SCREAMING JETS ANNOUNCE SPECIAL SHOWS TO CELEBRATE THE LAST 30 YEARS OF THEIR ILLUSTRIOUS CAREER Celebrating 30 years, The Screaming Jets are taking a step back in time and revisiting their musical history. Songs like ‘Sister Tease’, ‘Stop The World’, ‘Blue Sashes’, ‘Think’, and many more gems are … Continue reading THE SCREAMING JETS announce the ‘Dirty Thirty tour’ – 30TH ANNIVERSARY 2019
They came blazing out of the radio with the aptly titled ‘Early Warning’. “Too young to know,” Suze DeMarchi sang, “Too old to listen.” Now, nearly three decades later, Baby Animals are all grown-up and ready to hit the road to celebrate their 30th anniversary, with special guests Killing Heidi and armed with their first … Continue reading Baby Animals announce 30th anniversary national tour with special guests Killing Heidi
Rose Tattoo’s - ‘Never Too Loud’, released in 1997 through Repertoire Records Germany, was a ‘Popumentary’ Series, spanning the band's career at the time. Now, 22 years on, the Hard-Ons, join Rose Tattoo on their ‘Still Never To Loud’ tour heading out nationally in March, April and May. Thirty-five years since their formation, the Hard-Ons have … Continue reading Rose Tattoo and Hard-Ons announce ‘Still Never Too Loud’ Tour 2019