Words by Jimmy Glinster
Photos by Calumn Hockey Adventure Photography
Coffs Harbour, down by the water in all its glory, is not really the kind of place to expect a full-blown metal festival, but here we are.
Krispy (Heavy) and I arrive at the RED-C Events venue just before 5 pm ready for the bands to kick off a half hour or so later.
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Northern Rivers metal outfit Minds?End have wasted no time shaking off the shackles of COVID, picking up where they left off almost by going straight for the jugular.
Despite playing their first show towards the end of 2019 and building up a solid head of steam before having the momentum pulled from under them, Minds?End busied themselves recording, eventually releasing their debut EP From Ashes To Embers in mid-2020.
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As Victoria continues to be in forced isolation the best thing we can do is keep the music flag flying, which we have done this week in a massive Australian Artists DigiMag that is dedicated to everyone doing it tough down South.
New Zealand rock outfit Electric Wizard grace this weeks cover, plus we chat with legendary touring artist Nick Barker about the upcoming Reptiles live shows in October.
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With music and festivals starting to sprook up around the country, it’s great to see that bands, promoters and punters alike are all ramping up their efforts and love for live music and driving it back into gear. Saturday, May 8th, Brisbane promoters Metal of Honor have put a huge mixed heavy lineup together for one mammoth day of riffs with a solid 13 bands playing from early afternoon right through till late.
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The Other Festival is rapidly approaching, with the inaugural Brisbane event set to blast your eardrums this Saturday, February 13.
To be held at the majestic Fortitude Music Hall, The Other Festival will be spread over two stages with a selection of the best bands Australia has to offer.
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With dance floors back on the cards, the green light has been given for decent size headline shows to return, and today, 12 months of ideas and brainstorming have manifested into an event!
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Brutal Coast returns for another round of live action on the Gold Coast on November 27.
To be held at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse, this incarnation follows on from the sold-out previous show,  showcasing the talents of Torizon, Snake Mountain, Eternal Torment and MindsEnd.
Tickets on sale now through https://www.mosdesertclubhouse.com/events/brutal-coast-2
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