Scene News: Girlschool, Venom Inc. and Raven Announce June 2019 Australian Tour

January 24, 2019 Scene News

GIRLSCHOOL, VENOM INC. and RAVEN Announce June 2019 Australian Tour Hardline Media Proudly Presents GIRLSCHOOL are a British rock band that formed in the new wave of British heavy metal scene in 1978, frequently associated with contemporaries Motörhead. They are the longest-running all-female rock band, still active after almost 40 years. Formed from a school band called Painted Lady, GIRLSCHOOL enjoyed strong media exposure and commercial success in the UK in the early 1980s with three albums of ‘punk-tinged metal’ and a few singles, that placed them up there with the legends of NWOBHM In the 1990s and 2000s, GIRLSCHOOL focused on shows and tours and made few studio albums. […]

Snap Scene: Australian Open Live Stage feat. Black Sorrows, Mental As Anything – Birrarung Marr 13th Jan 2019

January 23, 2019 Mandy Hall

Come for the tennis, stay for the music. Alternatively, come for the music and treat yourself to a little world-class tennis in between. Whichever way you see it, the AO Live Stage is the perfect platform to put a slightly different spin on your typical night out. With the city of Melbourne as the backdrop, get your friends and family together to unwind and witness some fabulous live music. […]

Recipe Scene: Persian Love Cake

January 23, 2019 Kate Delbridge

This is a super easy version of this beautiful cake, recipe from taste.com. Usually a Persian love cake is made by preparing a basic mix and using that as a sort of base, and adding yoghurt and a few other tings tot the remaining batter to make the rest of the cake. This recipe however is really quick, as you just throw everything in. It still retains the essence of the traditionally prepared cake, but takes half the time to prepare. […]

Snap Scene: The Breeders – The Forum 9th Dec 2018

January 18, 2019 Mary Boukouvalas

The Breeders are best known for their album ‘Last Splash’, recorded in 1993 by Kim Deal, Kelley Deal, Jim Macpherson and Josephine Wiggs, and released on 4AD. It was propelled by the instantly recognisable “Cannonball” (with the iconic MTV video directed by Kim Gordon and Spike Jonze) and a year on the road—including a support slot on Nirvana’s In Utero tour. It all culminated in the epic Lollapalooza tour of ’94, when Last Splash went platinum and the Melody Maker opined, “[the Breeders] are probably the most casually brilliant band around.” […]

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