Author: Cody Atkinson

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Kellie Lloyd – ‘Scene Of The Crime’

Kellie Lloyd – ‘Scene Of The Crime’

Kellie Lloyd, perhaps best known from her time in Brisbane rock stalwarts Screamfeeder, has released a couple of under-the-radar albums ...
Beaches – ‘Void’

Beaches – ‘Void’

Everyone should be extremely hyped for new Beaches. The Melbourne six-piece is back with another riff-laden dirge through rock, with ...
Canberra Finally Joins The Reclink Community Cup And Gets Its Own Cup

Canberra Finally Joins The Reclink Community Cup And Gets Its Own Cup

After over two decades of play in Melbourne, and recent expansion across the country, the RECLINK COMMUNITY CUP has finally ...

Questioning Encores

[Maniacal cheering] Alright, this is going to be our last paragraph of sentences here, thanks for reading BMA so far ...
Niall Horan – ‘Slow Hands’

Niall Horan – ‘Slow Hands’

The chorus of this song contains the line, “like sweat dripping down our dirty laundry”, inferring he wore filthy clothes ...
Wet Lips – ‘Shame’

Wet Lips – ‘Shame’

There’s something immediately grabbing about ‘Shame’; the descending fuzz-stricken riff, the tight backbeat. But the trio only build from there ...
Shoeb Ahmad – “mask-ed”

Shoeb Ahmad – “mask-ed”

The line between honesty and vulnerability, and one capturing the tide from the other, is very narrow. On “mask-ed” Ahmad ...
Terry – ‘Take Me To The City’

Terry – ‘Take Me To The City’

A slightly laconic guitar line – wait, can a guitar be laconic? Let’s say yes for the purpose of this ...
Shoeb Ahmad, Wives, Naif @ Ralph Wilson Theatre, Gorman Arts Centre, Saturday July 8

Shoeb Ahmad, Wives, Naif @ Ralph Wilson Theatre, Gorman Arts Centre, Saturday July 8

The night began, unlike almost any other gig review in these pages, with a panel discussion involving the three bands ...
Hoodlum Shouts, Agency, Marlon Bando, Petre Out @ Lobrow Bar, Saturday June 24

Hoodlum Shouts, Agency, Marlon Bando, Petre Out @ Lobrow Bar, Saturday June 24

Compared to the frantic, guitar heavy assaults that were to come later in the night, Petre Out’s solo acoustic guitar ...