Review By Eve Mayzes
From the genesis of grunge to two multi-award winning bands to a solo career spanning 5 albums and 10 years, Chris Cornell never disappoints; and tonight’s acoustic solo performance at QPAC was no exception. The post-90’s Gen X crowd swooned for a chance to see the former Audioslave front man, a sea of Soundgarden shirts and combat boots calmly making their way into the auditorium for what many will argue was the greatest Chris Cornell show to date.
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The sold out 2015 ARIA Awards Connected By Telstra held at The Star Event Centre, Sydney and broadcast nationally only on TEN, capped off an extraordinary year for the Australian music industry and showcased the talent and diversity of this year’s nominated artists.
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Vessel Born have today announced the release date for their Debut EP ‘Stateless’ – Friday November 20th. The Metalcore quintet from Brisbane, Australia have been working hard across the board in 2015, releasing single and videoclip ‘Dressing a Dead Man’ and playing shows with Melbourne buzz band Orpheus Omega, Hardcore outfit Dream on Dreamer, legendary US band SNOT and Rap/Rock crew Hed PE.
Now they are bringing their debut EP and announcing their EP release tour dates in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.
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Returning to Australia after an epic year of playing showcases and festivals around the world, Sydney’s Hein Cooper gives you a special LIVE performance of his new single ‘Rusty’ with a little bit of help from Canadian label-mates Foreign Diplomats.
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Fresh faced and creating a unique blend of surf pop there is no holding back IVEY, a band made up of 15 – 18 year old mates who are wrapping up 2015 in style with the announcement they will support an impressive list of touring artists over coming months including British India, Art of Sleeping, PLTS and The Belligerents.
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Music fans around the world can join the conversation around the #ARIAs and add a little Twitter colour to their Tweets while showing their support for their favourite Aussie acts by using the hashtag #ARIAs to generate a cute custom Twitter emoji version of the ARIA award itself.
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Review and Photos – Peter Coates
I will declare an interest from the outset – I love Def Leppard – and have been a fan since I bought their debut EP “Getcha Rocks Off” in 1978, saw them as a support band to Sammy Hagar and Ozzy among others, and then devoured everything they released through the 1980s.
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Review and photos : Natasha Wyborn – David Jackson
On a hot sweaty Tuesday night in Sydney two bands each responsible for some of the biggest hits in music in the past twenty years joined forces to put on one hell of a show.
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Review and photos by Natasha Wyborn – David Jackson
UB40 Live at the Civic Theatre Newcastle, Australia – November 18th 2015
From the time Brian Travers hit a note on his saxophone until the time the band walked off the stage, there was love, positivity and good vibes in the room; welcome to a UB40 concert.
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