Scene News: Youngcare Team Up With Brisbane Act To Launch ‘Brick By Brick’ Campaign For Disability Housing

July 17, 2018 Scene News

Brisbane Band Join Forces With Youngcare
To Launch ‘Brick by Brick’ Campaign To Help Fill
Disability housing shortage

National not-for-profit Youngcare have teamed up with Brisbane post-alternative rock outfit Between Kings to ask Australians to ‘buy a brick’ and help build a home for young people with high care needs living in institutional housing. […]

Scene News: By popular demand the Red Hot Summer tour announces a special run of dates featuring John Farnham in 2019

July 16, 2018 Scene News

With two massive announcements already made for the RED HOT SUMMER TOUR in
2019, festival promoters have organised an incredible line-up for the
highly anticipated Series Three. Headlined by the legendary John Farnham,
with special guests Daryl Braithwaite, Jon Stevens, Vanessa Amorosi,
Thirsty Merc and Dragon, these select shows were hand-picked for the final
run of the 2019 festival. The special dates were by popular demand, after
an incredible sell-out series with John Farnham in 2018 there simply just
had to be more when the festival returned in 2019. […]

Q&A Scene: Jon Panic ~ BLACK BIRD HUM

July 13, 2018 Mary Boukouvalas

Unrequited love is hard but it’s so much sweeter when you got a good soundtrack. BLACK BIRD HUM have given us that with their new single ‘Say You Want’ which draws from traditional smooth reggae vibes and a touch of 60s doo-wop to bring an all together romantic and chill number to soothe your lovelorn heart. […]

Snap Scene: Jeff Martin, Leadbelly, Newtown – 5th July 2018

July 12, 2018 Mandy Hall

Jeff Martin’s reputation as a world renowned live performer is well known and he has been labeled everything from “child prodigy”, “virtuoso guitarist”, and a “singer with perfect pitch”.  Jeff formed The Tea Party with his lifelong friends, Stuart Chatwood and Jeff Burrows in 1990 after many years of playing in bands together throughout their childhood. With a career spanning over 20 years , 8 major-label releases and 4 million record sales later The Tea Party have successfully gained the attention of fans on a worldwide level, as well as touring a countless number of times throughout Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia.  Much of the band’s success can be attributed to their phenomenal stage presence and impeccable artistry and musicianship with a wide variety of instruments and sound textures; the trio’s sound draws heavily on the rock and blues of the 1970s, as well as displaying some psychedelic influences with elements of Middle Eastern, Celtic and Mediterranean music. […]

Scene News: Redro Redriguez & His Inner Demons: New Album & Melbourne Mini Fest!

July 12, 2018 Scene News

No one is sure just whats in the water (or other substances) in Melbourne but whatever it is, long may it continue to flow. Especially if it keeps leading to the cities stellar rock n roll output.
Known globally as the rock capital of the nation, Melbourne has always been more rock than its northern capital city neighbours and that fact ain’t about to change.

The long awaited second album from Redro Redriguez & His Inner Demons is about to grab you by the ears and rock you like a hurricane.
Denim Daddy is intense and intimate. It’s hard hitting lyrics touching on issues of toxic masculinity violence blind government and self determination and get your head thinking.
While its velvety, fuzz driven, melodic rock n roll gets your ass shaking. […]

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