Brisbane hard rock unit PistonFist have certainly been busy in the first half of 2021.
 
Fresh from a leading slot at Kilfest in Melbourne to shows in Far North Queensland and future tours of Melbourne, Canberra and Adelaide, this four piece has certainly taken the proverbial bull by the horns and utilised their time fully.
 
From playing with King Parrot, to Frankenbok, to Thy Art Is Murder and The Poor, PistonFist have shown not only their versatility across the hard rock/metal spectrum, but also won over legions of new fans with each outing.
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A statement from the organisers of Full Tilt released today reads:
 
“It’s another crushing blow but due to the Covid-19 extended lockdown in Victoria and current density restrictions for outdoor concerts we have been left with no choice but to reschedule the Melbourne leg of Full Tilt which was to take place on Saturday 3 July at Coburg Velodrome.
 
We are thrilled to announce that almost all the artists originally announced will be able to make the new date.
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VIEW HEAVY AUSSIE ARTIST DIGMAG #31 HERE
 
It’s Friday kids so you know what that means? AUSSIE DIGIMAG DAY!!!
 
This week we feature rising Brisbane outfit The Generates who talk about their recent name change and new single Sucker Punch.
 
Riley from Desecrator also stops in to talk about their ferocious new single Summoning while Dave catches up with Icehouse for the latest from the iconic Aussie legends.
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Thy Art Is Murder have rescheduled and expanded their upcoming Australian tour. The Human Target tour, originally scheduled for October 2021, has been brought forward and will now kick off in Sydney on June 27.
 
Thy Art Is Murder’s COVID-19 tour update sees the original Human Target tour grow to 24 shows in total, acquiring several new regional and metro shows alongside a run of festival dates, including appearances at Full Tilt and Blacken Festival.
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The good news as I sit to write this is that restrictions in Melbourne are starting to ease, but the flip side is that one pair of Southerners who decided to make a dash for it to Queensland have almost royally fucked things up here in the Sunshine State. This Sundays Thy Art Is Murder show that was supposed to be at Eleven Dive Bar has now been shifted to Kings Beach Tavern because of exposure risks so fear not all those who had planned to go, all tickets are still valid and the show will go on!
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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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After suffering the fate of many other festivals around the world last year, it seems like the organisers of Blacken Open Air have vowed to make this years line up even better than ever to make up for lost time.
 
Headlined by Thy Art Is Murder, Psycroptic and Amyl And The Sniffers, Blacken brings bands and fans from all over the nation to celebrate rock, metal and punk music in the Dead Centre of the country.
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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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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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Northlane, a band to always push their musical boundaries, have announced the release of the forthcoming remix EP 5G . The EP will feature remixes from a host of surprise guests.
 
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