Unlike anything else in this world, music has that rare and innate ability to transfer your whole being to an era or moment in life where nothing else mattered.
 
A moment of pure bliss that, although often forgotten, lays dormant in our subconscious until one familiar note or lyric awakens it from its slumber and allows the memories to flow forth from within.
 
This is why concerts such as Spring Loaded are such a vital part of our existence.
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Judo CHOP! are a six piece melodic punk band hailing from Melbourne, Australia and have announced their EP release to the world.
 
It’s called Shelf Life and will be birthed into the world on Friday, July 2 via People of Punk Rock Records (Bodyjar, Zebrahead, Frenzal Rhomb).
 
The band have dropped the first taste of the record with a single/video release called “Disconnected” which can be viewed below:
 

 
 
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After the overwhelming success of the inaugural Spring Loaded in pre-COVID days, this year the festival has returned bigger and better and is taking in a large chunk of the country in the process.
 
Australian iconic 90’s bands have joined together to provide a nostalgic trip down memory lane with most of their faculties intact and ready to rock like it was last century!
 
Bands such as Grinspoon, You Am I, Regurgitator, Jebediah, Magic Dirt, Frenzal Rhomb, Custard, The Fauves, The Meanies, Tumbleweed, Screamfeeder, Caligula and MC Lindsay ‘The Doctor’ McDougall have all assembled and hit the road, with the first show of the massive tour recently being held at Randwick in Sydney.
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The Sunshine Coast has been quiet on the live music front of late, but that is about to change quickly with the opening next month of Eleven Dive Bar in Maroochydore.
 
Even the mere promise of a return to live entertainment has been enough to generate excitement in the region, but with today’s announcement of bands over the opening weekend that excitement has turned into something more.
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The biggest and best story to come out of this last week in Australian music is the number of tours that have been announced all across the country.
 
Leading the way is The Screaming Jets who have revealed a run of shows, plus Frankenbok, Diskust, Frenzal Rhomb and PistonFist have also decided to rekindle their love affair with the road by putting together tours of various degrees.
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Health Officials confirm: The only thing slower than Australia’s vaccine rollout is writing the new Frenzal Rhomb album…
The small possibility of blood clots from the AstraZeneca jab has been eclipsed today, by the even tinier chance of any new music from Australia’s semi-favourite still-here punk rock band before 2022.
In a late-night hastily organised press conference, Frenzal Rhomb’s chief medical officer Doctor Lindemans was quick to hose down speculation that the delivery of their new songs had been hampered by the European Union hoarding all the riffs, explaining “Our studies have shown that genetic mutations are creating new variants of power chords played fast through a distortion pedal which are continuing to emerge daily.
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Hey Sydney! We have some exciting news to share with you. You’ve waited so patiently, and the wait is now over as we’re stoked to reveal Full Tilt Festival is heading your way. That’s right, the biggest alternative music festival will be held at Bella Vista Farm on July 31 with its huge all Australian line-up joining Brisbane, Melbourne and Adelaide dates.
That’s not only the good news we have.
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After the blockbuster success of the inaugural festival in Queensland pre-covid, Empire Touring is elated to announce Spring Loaded is back and larger than ever, declaring a triumphant return to live music with nine festival dates set to rock around Australia in a bid to pay homage to some of the…Continue Reading

 
Adelaide, we hope you’re ready to go Full Tilt!
 
That’s right, Australia’s most exciting new Alternative music festival is thrilled to announce it will be heading your way!
 
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Due to overwhelming demand and an unprecedented response to the announcement of Full Tilt Festival in Brisbane with over 80% of the tickets sold, Australia’s most exciting new Alternative music festival is expanding.
 
Melbourne get ready to go Full Tilt on July 3 at the Coburg Velodrome.
 
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