Tag: Canberra

SLOW DIAL get '70s refined and raw on Gladstone

SLOW DIAL get ’70s refined and raw on Gladstone

Slow Dial Gladstone review by Vince Leigh Gladstone is the new single for Slow Dial. The song follows the pleasingly ...
ORBITS' release LIVING SOULS; an insomniac’s limp to the ocean’s grey mouth (ie great)

ORBITS’ release LIVING SOULS; an insomniac’s limp to the ocean’s grey mouth (ie great)

Orbits - Living Souls review by Vince Leigh Melbourne based ex-Canberrans Orbits has released Living Souls, taken from their forthcoming ...
Metalise Wintery Edition - The Basement is dead, long live The Basement! - Lots of locals light up the gig calendar - 2-day CBR metal fest announced

Metalise Wintery Edition – The Basement is dead, long live The Basement! – Lots of locals light up the gig calendar – 2-day CBR metal fest announced

With Josh Nixon To kick off this edition of Metalise, Australia's longest running continuous metal column stretching back to the ...
Canberra's SKINNY WOLF utilise their lo-fi dreaminess and cathartic sounding ethereality to highlight the eco plight

Canberra’s SKINNY WOLF utilise their lo-fi dreaminess and cathartic sounding ethereality to highlight the eco plight

Review by Vince Leigh Last year, Canberra act Skinny Wolf released their debut Fever, a well-received alluring folk-blues roots and ...
Canberra's FUTILITY take the nuanced approach of classical music and slam it into heavy, ear-demolishing doom metal on new album ANHEDONIC

Canberra’s FUTILITY take the nuanced approach of classical music and slam it into heavy, ear-demolishing doom metal on new album ANHEDONIC

Review by Vince Leigh There’s something mischievously ironic about calling your album Anhedonic, the adjectival form of anhedonia—a psychological condition ...
Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Review by Vince Leigh / Pic by rAwesome imagery The new track from Canberra-based Chins is an unsuspecting dose of ...
Local music venues and musicians ready to Amp It Up!

Local music venues and musicians ready to Amp It Up!

The Amp It Up! fund was developed to assist small to medium sized live venues to recover after the impacts ...
John Butler adds Canberra show to tour and boy is he excited about it

John Butler adds Canberra show to tour and boy is he excited about it

Having already completed a majority of his extensive national tour of the country, Australia’s highest selling independent artist of all ...
A lot more than just punk or grunge, Canberra's CHINS channel concerted energy and self-assuredness on MARGO and BOJACK

A lot more than just punk or grunge, Canberra’s CHINS channel concerted energy and self-assuredness on MARGO and BOJACK

Review by Vince Leigh Chins are a Canberra-based alternative rock band, having released a double-A side featuring Margo and Bojack ...
SHED MY SKIN is a rebirth for BEC TAYLOR AND THE LYREBIRDS in more than just subject matter

SHED MY SKIN is a rebirth for BEC TAYLOR AND THE LYREBIRDS in more than just subject matter

Review by Vince Leigh Canberra outfit Bec Taylor and the Lyrebirds have just released Shed My Skin. The new track, ...