It was September 1992. Millions of snot faced skate – surfers worldwide were cracking a few brews in their bedrooms, on beaches and in their garages listening to one album…’Americas Least Wanted’ by UGLY KID JOE. ‘Americas Least Wanted’ was a double platinum phenomenon selling over 2 Million albums catapulting UGLY KID JOE to headlining Arenas and touring with the likes of Van Halen, Bon Jovi and Ozzy Osbourne.
ONE OK ROCK are the biggest rock band in Japan today, and are about to make their first ever headline tour trip to Australia!
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the legendary album ‘Roots’ – to be played in its entirety each night!
Los Angeles’ very own TOUCHE’ AMORE’ will be hitting Australian shores this July in support of their incredible new album ‘Stage Four’.
International metal superstars and power metal speed legends DRAGONFORCE have revealed that they will be touring Australia as part of their Reaching Into Infinity World Tour.
Photographer: Josh Woning
“The time has come…there’s no escape”
Legendary Swedish hardcore punks, Refused will return to Australia in January 2017 along with hardcore icons Sick Of It All (celebrating their 30th anniversary) and High Tension!
*** Tour Update ***
BASEMENT hang up another SOLD OUT sign to their upcoming Australian Tour as the Corner Hotel show in Melbourne on Sunday 29 May is sold out.
The Corner Hotel show is the second show following Sydney’s Factory Theatre to sell out on BASEMENT’S highly anticipated Australian tour which kicks off next week.
Limited tickets are still available for remaining shows.
**** TOUR UPDATE ****
THE USED Tour steamroller continues to destroy everything in its path and we are thrilled to announce due to unparalleled demand THE USED have announced two more Melbourne shows!
Tickets go on sale: Tuesday 10 May, 9am AEST via http://tickets.destroyalllines.com/
There will be limited tickets guaranteeing entry to both shows – but these are limited so get in quick!
Tickets for the remaining shows are flying out the door so be warned!
Destroy All Lines and Chugg Entertainment in association with UTA Present
In an era rife with downloads, fly by night one hit wonders and singles it’s the passionate fans that truly appreciate the album in its purest form. There is something cathartic about putting on an album from start to finish and being at one with the artist. There’s something innately satisfying about an album’s running order. The way the songs fit together and it characterises our relationship with them.
In that spirit for the first time ever in Australia THE USED will be performing their self-titled album ‘The Used’ in fill one night and then ‘In Love And Death’ in full the next night in every city the band play.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for fans of THE USED to revel in a night of nostalgia and remind themselves exactly why they fell in love with these iconic albums in the first place.
Tickets are on sale Monday 2nd May, 9am local. There will be limited discounted tickets available for both nights and also a strictly limited amount of VIP options. Head to www.tickets.destroyalllines.com for more information
The USED Australian Tour Dates
NIGHT 1: SELF-TITLED
Monday 21st November – 170 Russell MELBOURNE
Saturday 26th November – Metropolis FREMANTLE
Tuesday 29th November – HQ ADELAIDE
Friday 2nd December – Enmore Theatre SYDNEY – New Show Upgrade
Monday 5th December – 170 Russell MELBOURNE – SOLD OUT
Thursday 8th December – The Tivoli BRISBANE
NIGHT 2: IN LOVE AND DEATH
Tuesday 22nd November – 170 Russell MELBOURNE
Sunday 27th November – Metropolis FREMANTLE
Wednesday 30th November – HQ ADELAIDE
Saturday 3rd December – Enmore Theatre SYDNEY – New Show Upgrade
Tuesday 6th December – 170 Russell MELBOURNE – SOLD OUT
Friday 9th December – The Tivoli BRISBANE
After blowing away crowds with their dynamic and heart stopping shows on Soundwave 2015, Finnish classical-metal maestros Apocalyptica will be returning for a Headline tour this September!
SO LONG, BLUE SKIES AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2016
PERFORMING THE CLASSICS FROM “BLUE SKIES, BROKEN HEARTS…NEXT 12 EXITS” & “SO LONG ASTORIA”
After twenty years of traveling the world and five full length studio albums, Indiana’s (USA) own The Ataris return to Australia for their first headlining tour in seven years.
*** TOUR UPDATE ***
LOCAL TOUR SUPPORTS ANNOUNCED
The much anticipated return of US metal monoliths TRIVIUM is but one week away now, and promoters have revealed a series of quality local openers for the tour, complementing already announced main support ORPHEUS OMEGA.
Primed and eager to tread the boards alongside one of the most significant and exciting names in modern metal will be a selection of curated local acts. Melbourne scores prog-metal up’n’comers Orsome Welles and the popular Envenomed. Sydney gets energetic melodic hardcore act Polaris. Brisbane will include death metal maestros Eternal Rest, whilst Fremantle and Adelaide will catch Make Way For Man and Dyssidia respectively. All awesome ambassadors for our thriving local metal scene.
There’s no doubt this tour will yield will be one of the most thrill inducing live metal experiences to be had on Australian shores this year. More shows are on the cusp of selling out, so be decisive and head to tickets.destroyalllines.com immediately to secure tickets.