Music Scene

Snap Scene: The Script, Hisense Arena, 19th April 2018

Dublin’s finest young pop rock band The Script played the first Australian show of their Freedom Child Tour at Melbourne’s Hisense Arena on Thursday 19 April 2018. Returning Down Under after a three-year absence, The Script is Danny O’Donoghue (vocals/keyboard), Mark Sheehan (lead guitar) and Glen Power (drums). After forming in 2007, the band made a grand entrance into the global charts with their eponymous UK #1 debut album in 2008 and its epic, emotionally-charged pop rock anthems Man Who Can’t Be Moved, We Cry, Before The Worst and three-time ARIA Platinum Breakeven. […]

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Scene News: DIZZY REED drops new single from Rock ‘n Roll Ain’t Easy

Launching his debut solo album in Sydney in February, Dizzy Reed, has signed a further deal with independent record label, Golden Robot Records, to take the physical release of Rock ‘n Roll Ain’t Easy to the rest of the world on June 1. Currently available for pre-order outside of Australia and New Zealand, and previously only available in digital format in other territories, fans across the world can now get their hands on a hard copy of the album on CD or, even better, purple vinyl. […]

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Snap Scene: JP Cooper, Hisense Arena, 19th April 2018

English singer-songwriter JP Cooper performed his first-ever Australian concert at Hisense Arena in Melbourne on Thursday 19 April 2018, as the very special guest of The Script. Best known to date for featuring on the Jonas Blue platinum-selling, mega-hit single Perfect Strangers, the 34-year-old soulful indie-rocker from Manchester entertained the night’s crowd with his exquisite vocals and smooth guitar melodies. […]

Q&A Scene

Q&A Scene: The Tealeaves

Described by The Age as “an irresistibly winsome local indie pop outfit recalling early Simon and Garfunkel, James Taylor and even Billy Joel when writing their best stuff and firing on all acoustic cylinders” The Tealeaves is comprised of former house mates and constant friends who all embarked on their playing career just up the road at Northcote Social Club in 2009 after forming the year prior. […]

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Scene News: New show added as LYDIA LUNCH RETROVIRUS’ first Melbourne show SOLD OUT!

American Singer, poet, writer and actress, Lydia Lunch returns to Australia with her all-star cast of sonic brutarians in a no-holds-barred survey of her musical output from 1977 to the present.

Including music from Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, 8 Eyed Spy, Queen of Siam, 1313 and Shotgun Wedding, Lydia Lunch Retrovirus (featuring members from Sonic Youth, Pussy Galore, Chrome Cranks, The Flying Luttenbachers, Child Abuse and more) marries No Wave, Skronk, Hard Rock and Psychedelic Out Jazz to create a dynamic live performance which is dangerous, infectious and aggressively sexy the way Rock music once was. […]