Snap Scene: Pennywise, Forum Theatre, Melbourne 27th October 2017

November 1, 2017 Paul Miles

American punk rock band Pennywise played the Forum Theatre in Melbourne, Australia on Friday 27 October 2017 to mark the 20th Anniversary of their legendary fourth album Full Circle, which they’re playing live in its entirety for the first time. The album was an emotional one for the band as it was dedicated to their bassist Jason Thirsk, who tragically died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound the year before the album was released in 1997.

It’s widely considered to be one of the most seminal and emotional records of the band’s near-three-decade career, and one of the most defining albums in punk rock history. Formed in Hermosa Beach, California, Pennywise took their name from the evil clown monster in the Stephen King horror novel It. The band consists of singer Jim Lindberg, guitarist Fletcher Dragge, bassist Randy Bradbury, and drummer Byron McMackin. […]

Snap Scene: The Bronx, Forum Theatre, Melbourne 27th October 2017

October 31, 2017 Paul Miles

Californian hardcore punk band The Bronx played Melbourne’s Forum Theatre on Friday 27 October 2017, as part of their Australian Tour with Pennywise. The band’s lineup comprised vocalist Matt Caughthran, guitarists Joby J. Ford and Ken Horne (The Dragons), bass guitarist Brad Magers, and drummer David Hidalgo, Jr. (Social Distortion, Suicidal Tendencies). […]

Star Scene: Justin Sane

September 2, 2015 Mary Boukouvalas

Article by Mary Boukouvalas Justin Sane’s scene today is the same as it was a few months ago: the punk rock world. Though he did have a bit of a mishap in his world recently. He […]