Dave Graney: a Humble ’90s Rocker

Hardcore guitarist, songwriter and performer Dave Graney has been hailed as a ‘cryptic rock voyager’, a ‘tooled up clown’, and a ‘freewheeling champ’ during his 25 year album career. The ‘90s rocker shares the ups and downs of his career in the Aussie music industry.STEPH: You've said your music is loaded with ideas and emotions- [...]

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Back from the Other Side: Tumbleweed

A lot of the ‘90s bands we knew and loved got lost in the passing of time. It’s rare to hear our old favourite groups rejoin to release new material – but that’s just what Aussie band Tumbleweed have done after 15 years. If you’ve wondered where they’ve been, they’ll share their Sounds from the [...]

Still Rocking – with Australia’s Best Guitarist Kevin Borich

Kevin Borich knows a little about Aussie rock. After all, the guitarist has been on the scene for over four decades and has supported and performed with the likes of ACDC, Ron Wood, Richie Blackmore, Status Quo, Elton John, John Mayall, and Santana. Kevin will hit Tassie this December with his very own Kevin Borich [...]

Howling from Japan: Guitar Wolf to rock Tassie for First Time

Seiji talks aliens ahead of Hobart gig. Image: Warp Magazine.Roaring out of Japan come leather-clad hard rockers Guitar Wolf, who have been blowing amps and bursting eardrums since 1987. While it may be possible to hear the wolves howl a whole continent away, they’re bringing their heavy distortion and adrenaline fuelled live performances right here [...]

Bearing it All with Dave Hosking: Boy and Bear to hit Tassie

With sell out shows in Australia’s capital cities, Boy and Bear are heading to Hobart’s Wrest Point Showroom this November to rock Tassie fans with their Under a Southern Sun tour. Singer/ songwriter Dave Hosking overcomes a massive hangover to chat about his experiences with Boy and Bear. Boy and Bear broke onto the scene [...]

Learning to Exist

By Steph Eslake The Jungle Giants have stampeded onto the music scene with the release of their debut album Learn to Exist. The Melbourne based Indie-pop group have successfully captured and disseminated the hyper energy of youth through their new release. The four-piece band fronted by Sam Hales provides a welcome interruption from the popular craze [...]