Tagged: Australia

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Two For Flinching – The ‘So We’ve Got That In Common’ EP.

Two For Flinching – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Many of us either grew up during or following the resurgence and diversification of Punk-Rock after the genre changing 80’s. The Skate Punk and the Pop-Punk golden age ruled unopposed for quite some...

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The Black Swamp – MS and IC Take On ‘I Am’.

The Black Swamp – Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. (Above) Photo credit: Rob Rizza LIVE – Click Here. Queensland, Australia’s The Black Swamp came to my attention at random. My interest was piqued by the process of hearing Sludge, or otherwise known as “Stoner” Metal interpreted outside of its saturated and well...

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The Patient and The Forthcoming ‘Unite As One’.

The Patient –  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Above is a link to an article on a Melbourne Hardcore band that should probably have conquered the world by now or failing that, at least the state of Victoria. The band have since...

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#WhatWeMissed: Lionizer – ‘Something About Bunk Beds’ + *Tour Dates*

Lionzier – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. For our previous work on Lionizer – Click Here. Since we last saw Perth three-piece Lionizer and their raucous, gritty, playful, melodic and from the heart Indie-Punk laced with enough Pop-Punk (un)sensibility – I might add, has taken on a new form, where the band...

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Lionizer – From Two To Three, The ‘Be Alone’ EP.

Lionizer – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. In 2015, Perth based Lionizer added a new member and new instrument into their upbeat and emotionally open 90’s Punk/Indie/Pop-Punk cross over and soon began work on the now recently released Be Alone EP. Punk music has and likely always will be an excellent medium for the...

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Fresh Picks: The Patient, The 2016 Demo and Hardcore Medicine.

The Patient – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The Patient are relatively fresh on the Melborune Punk and Hardcore circuit, forming in 2015 via a love for fast Punk-Rock, crunching Hardcore and appreciation for bands such as Gallows, Every Time I Die, The Bronx, Down To Nothing and Raised Fist to name...

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Requiem – We Tackle The ‘Damnation’ EP.

Requiem – Ararat, Victoria, Australia. Ararat boys, Requiem, formed in 2012 and by the September 2014, the band had premiered their Mass Of The Dead EP, showcasing five tracks piecing together Thrash Metal and Melodic Death Metal, all slightly blackened with a Black Metal gloss – if there is such a thing. Influences:...