With an assortment of national bands descending on Brisbane next weekend as part of the Moondoll Festival the Gold Coast has been fortunate enough to have a couple of the out-of-towners slot in a show while they are here. Making their debut Queensland debut this Friday night at Vinnies Dive Bar will be Adelaide hard […] …Continue Reading

Written in recognition of a power we can’t escape but perhaps transform, Of The Sun‘s new single Tentacled Eye thrashes through the course of its existence from start to finish with all the chaos and anxiety of one fighting for their life against all odds. Conceptualized as a manifestation of fear, the shapes comprising this […] …Continue Reading

By Coco Le Sex Bomb Rising from the remnants of Wake The Blind, Melbourne metalcore outfit Liar are just taking their formative steps into the wider musical landscape. With a blending of genres weaving hardcore, emo, hip hop and metal, Liar are an amalgamation of the many styles that have influenced them, delivered with a […] …Continue Reading

Interview by CJ Nash Victorian metal titans Frankenbok have witnessed somewhat of a rebirth since COVID, with their latest album Overdose emphatically proving that the band still have plenty to offer despite spending a quarter of a century doing the rounds. Sonically, Overdose sees Frankenbok veering into fresh musical territory, drawing influence more from the […] …Continue Reading

While coming from a small town might appear on the surface to be advantageous, in many instances – particularly when it comes to music and choices of musicians – it is actually more of a hinderance. As with everything in life, however, it’s what you make of it, as Albany, Western Australia alternate/heavy rock band […] …Continue Reading

Voodoo Bloo have today released two new singles, We’re Here, Love Is Somewhere Else and Default – both from their upcoming sophomore album, THE BLESSED GHOST, being released on July 15. Lead single We’re Here, Love Is Somewhere Else is a dreamy uplifting rock track, speaking to how much space paranoia and social pressures take […] …Continue Reading

Hailing from the Australian Capital Territory, Facecutter is a frenetic 5 piece Grind Violence outfit. For the last few years they have been grinding along the east coast of Australia supporting the likes of Justice for the Damned, Caged Existence, Burn in Hell, Kid Presentable and many more. The band today released their album Die […] …Continue Reading

KARLY JEWELL has just released her first new single for 2022 – Trouble We Are – a continuation of the unstoppable career of one of Australia’s most engaging musicians. Following an active build up to her debut album release Phoenix in 2019, Jewell has spent lockdown working with other bands and featuring on their tracks, […] …Continue Reading

Honing in on what has become their trademark sound, with powerful drums, soaring riffs and anthemic melodies, Lost At Sea hooks you in and forces you to sing at every opportunity. This is a more refined outfit, taking all that they have learned & fusing it into a new approach to what they do best. Following the […] …Continue Reading

Sydney alternative metal band Broken Earth have found their flame on new single BLACK SKIES, a ferocious indictment on Australia’s power sources. Inspired by the inaction taken by the Liberal government during the wake of the 2019 and 2020 bushfires, BLACK SKIES acts as a reminder, as well as a warning, of the fury that is growing from those affected by the […] …Continue Reading