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The Grates – ‘Team Work Makes The Dream Work’ Tour – August 2015

To celebrate to the recently announced ‘Team Work Makes The Dream Work’ Australian east coast tour, The Grates release their deliciously romantic new video for latest single ‘Call Me’.

Pop a bottle and raise a glass, light some candles, scatter some rose petals and of course, no date night is complete without a selection of the finest supermarket brand cheeses, The Grates’ new clip is sure to get you in the mood for love.
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RADIO BIRDMAN AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2014 – ** Supports Announced **

radiobirdman** Supports Announced **

Featuring foundation members Rob Younger, Deniz Tek, Pip Hoyle with Jim Dickson and other friends.

Radio Birdman, one of the pioneers of the high energy rock ‘n’ roll scene in Australia, will be playing a limited number of shows this coming October and November. These shows will be a unique opportunity to catch this legendary Australian underground band whose flame has influenced a multitude of current contenders. To make things ever better the band will be reissuing their formidable back catalogue, the demand for which never ceases.
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Photo Gallery: BIGSOUND Live 2012 – Day 2

Photographer: Cynthia Lee

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Straight Arrows single ‘BAD TEMPER’ [New Music]

  Rice Is Nice is psyched to announce the signing of the Straight Arrows! We unite to release the bands debut album ‘It’s Happening!’ this coming November. Please find the important artist statement below.

“STRAIGHT ARROWS are engorged with pride to announce their signing to Rice Is Nice Records for our forthcoming debut LP. We hope they can continue to operate at their excellent standard, and not be brought down by us. Somehow, we even raised the standard of this record to glorious Medium Fidelity”

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Who What Where with Owen Penglis of Straight Arrows

  Straight Arrows formed almost 3 years ago in a Sydney wasteland. Initially finding trouble and frustration with regular venue operation, Straight Arrows began a 4 month residency in a small space above notorious (and now shut-down) gay bar The Newtown Hotel that culminatined in the release of their debut 7” record. Since this point the band have… Continue reading about Straight Arrows here.

LifeMusicMedia asks Straight Arrows main man Owen Penglis –
Who, What or Where is your favourite…

DJ ::
Whoever in the band actually bothered to make a compilation cd for the tour.

Live Act ::
I saw King Khan and BBQ throw food all over the opera house a couple months ago. That’d ruled! Lou Reed was falling asleep up the back of the room on a chair throughout. Otherwise the Mummies or Billy Childish.

Album ::
Os Mutantes’ first

Track that changed your life ::
Louie Louie!

City to play in ::
Houseparty anywhere! Or Canberra. Really.

Movie ::
Any shitty punksploitation film, especially if it’s got ‘punk’ zombies. Return of the Living Dead!

Gadget ::
Fuzz pedal? Car? Internet? 7 inch record? Skynet?

Food ::
Pepperoni Pizza!

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