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Snap Scene: The Melvins & Redd Kross, Max Watts, Melbourne – Wednesday 8th November 2017

Formed in Montessano, Washington in 1983, the momentous Melvins returned to our shores off the back of their new double album A Walk With Love and Death. Buzz Osborne (vocals, guitar), Dale Crover (drums) and Steve McDonald (bass) have upped the ante with their latest listen: Death is a proper Melvins’ album, while Love is the score to director Jesse Nieminen’s self-produced short film, also titled A Walk With Love and Death. […]

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Snap Scene: Napalm Death, Max Watt’s House of Music, Melbourne 10th Oct 2017

Britain’s grindcore pioneers Napalm Death played Max Watt’s in Melbourne on Tuesday 10 September 2017, as part of their Campaign for Musical Destruction Tour of Australia and New Zealand. Vocalist Mark “Barney” Greenway (Extreme Noise Terror) was joined on stage by bassist Shane Embury (Unseen Terror, Brujeria), drummer Danny Herrera, and touring guitarist John Cooke (Venomous Concept) to blast out a powerful set of their noisy extreme metal. […]