The admittance of a folk punk band into Hamer Hall probably best illustrates just how gentrified our once rebellious bands have become these days. Undoubtedly it’s a great venue in terms of acoustics, especially now that the venue has been revamped, but you just don’t envision punk rock bands playing there.
Review Scene: The Magnetic Fields at the Melbourne Festival – Hamer Hall – Saturday 21st October 2017
We heard how he stayed up late watching tv in ‘Hustle ‘76’ and subsequently ordered the compilation album of the same name (which he informed us actually never arrived!). He started his first band in ‘The Blizzard of ‘78’ and got big laughs from the line “At rehearsal we made The Shaggs sound like Yes”. The audience was clearly on his wavelength. Musically, the live band brought the songs to life flawlessly. […]
Feel are proud to announce a third and final Melbourne club show for Violent Femmes: Wednesday 16th March, Corner Hotel. Tickets are on-sale now! Since the dawn of indie-time Violent Femmes have been much loved […]