D. Crombie

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Machine Head, Hatebreed and Bleeding Through on Australian tour now!

March 23, 2010
Machine Head, Hatebreed and Bleeding Through on Australian tour now!

Head’s up Australia. Roadrunner Records Australia have a mammoth tour underway featuring Machine Head, Hatebreed and Bleeding Through. What better way to spend yer weekend than getting your ears absolutely destroyed by some quality metaaaaaal?!!!! Wed 24 Mar – Australia, Adelaide – Thebarton Theatre Fri 25 Mar – Australia, Melbourne –...
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Status Quo at Palais Theatre, Melbourne – Live Review and Photos

March 14, 2010
Status Quo at Palais Theatre, Melbourne – Live Review and Photos

Gig/Concert: Status Quo (yes, for real) Venue: Palais Theatre, Melbourne, Australia Date: 13 March 2010 Headliners: Status Quo In one word: Ponytail Despite being a bunch of greasy old bastards, Status Quo could’ve shown the kids how it’s done if any had shown up. Playing a set laden with all the...
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New Lady Gaga Video

March 13, 2010
New Lady Gaga Video

Whilst we’re not all that into gushing about people like Lady Gaga there ain’t no denying her videos, outfits et al are constantly pushing the boundaries of art and her new video for “Telephone” (featuring Beyoncé) does much and such the same, as well as  featuring glaring adverts to shite such...
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Album Review: The HotRats – Turn Ons

March 12, 2010
Album Review: The HotRats – Turn Ons

Title: Turn Ons Artist: The HotRats Label: G&D Release Date: February 2010 In One Word: Fun Whilst maybe not the most innovative and musically interesting release, this is a whole heap of fun. Featuring two thirds of the utterly brilliant Supergrass, this is a whole album of covers including Elvis Costello’s...
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Dillinger Escape Plan announce Australian Tour

March 12, 2010
Dillinger Escape Plan announce Australian Tour

Whilst we’re not all that much in the habit of saying ‘oooh ooooh oooh’ like grinning gorilla bastards, we certainly did do that when we heard about The Dillinger Escape Plan hitting Aussie shores in May, (albeit mostly 18+ shows). If this tickles yer fancy you’ll also be pleased to hear...
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Album Review: Fozzy – Chasing The Grail

March 11, 2010
Album Review: Fozzy – Chasing The Grail

Title: Chasing The Grail Artist: Fozzy Label: Riot! Release Date: Out Now In One Word: Ozzy! OK, so first things first, it’s hard to take the notion of a professional wrestler fronting a band seriously but I am assured by the highest of sources (ha!) that Fozzy are the real deal...
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Soundwave Melbourne 2010, Royal Ascot Showgrounds – Festival Review

March 1, 2010
Soundwave Melbourne 2010, Royal Ascot Showgrounds – Festival Review

Gig/Concert: Soundwave Festival Melbourne Venue: Royal Ascot Showgrounds Date: 26 February 2010 Headliners: Faith No More, Jane’s Addiction In one word: Belter Whereas Big Day Out contained a grand mix of what can only be described as bogans in Australian flags, Soundwave contained a much wider array of people such as...
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John Waters: This Filthy World, at Hamer Hall, Melbourne, 27 February 2010 – Review

March 1, 2010
John Waters: This Filthy World, at Hamer Hall, Melbourne, 27 February 2010 – Review

Gig/Concert: John Waters (actor, filmmaker and all-round influential pop cult icon) Venue: Hamer Hall, Melbourne, VIC, Australia Date: 27 February 2010 Headliners: John Waters In one word: Dapper Now I know we’re a music website and all that but you just can’t escape the filthy influence of Baltimore’s own John Waters...
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Rob Zombie – Hellbilly Deluxe 2

February 18, 2010

One Word: Disappointing. After his abysmal Halloween remake in 2007 and his direction of the equally terrible (bar Tom Waits) tribute to my favourite band, The Ramones I didn’t think I could salvage any love for the one known as Robert Zombie. You gotta give the guy credit though, he immerses...
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Daniel Johnston at Prince Bandroom, Melbourne, 3 February 2010 – Live Review and Show Photos

February 6, 2010
Daniel Johnston at Prince Bandroom, Melbourne, 3 February 2010 – Live Review and Show Photos

Gig/Concert: Daniel Johnston with Old Man River and Kid Sam Venue: Prince Bandroom, St Kilda, Melbourne Date: 3 February 2010 Headliners: Daniel Johnston In one word: Religious Kid Sam started the night off with a fantastically weird and wonderful set that melded together melodic and experimental elements that was a bit...
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