Snap Scene: The Pixies, The Palais – 9th March 2020

March 19, 2020 Mary Boukouvalas

Forming in Boston, Massachusetts in 1986, Pixies are often acclaimed as the most influential, pioneering alternative band of the late 80s, garnering extraordinary critical and popular acclaim. After five genre-defining studio albums, Pixies disbanded in 1993. The tide turned in 2004 – the band reunited and began touring, playing to sell-out crowds around the world including their first-ever Australian performances in 2007, later to be followed by a 13-show sold-out Doolittle tour in 2010 and again in 2017. […]

Snap Scene: Enuff Z’Nuff, The Croxton, Melbourne 7th March 2020

March 17, 2020 Mandy Hall

American power-pop glamsters Enuff Z’Nuff played The Croxton in Melbourne on Saturday 7 March 2020, as part of MelodicRock Fest. Since forming in Chicago during 1984, the prolific band has released fourteen studio albums, although none have repeated the commercial success of their self-titled debut from 1989 that saw hit singles Fly High Michelle and New Thing enjoy steady rotation on MTV. […]

Snap Scene: White Widdow, The Croxton, Melbourne 7th March 2020

March 13, 2020 Mandy Hall

Melodic hard rock band White Widdow played The Croxton in Melbourne on Saturday 7 March 2020, as part of MelodicRock Fest. Raised on a healthy diet of ’80s Arena Rock, White Widdow formed in Melbourne during 2008 and have released five albums over their journey to date, while regularly touring Europe. The current lineup is Jules Millis (Tigertailz) on vocals, his brother Xavier Millis on keyboards, Enzo Almanzi on guitar, Ben Webster (Spitfire Rain) on bass, and Gavin Hill on drums.
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