Month: August 2017

Red Deer Festival Prepares For Lift Off With Second Lineup Announcement

Featuring a mass of local Queensland artists that will have you running to purchase a ticket, Red Deer Festival has upped the excitement levels with their second line up release. One step closer to lift off, Brisbane’s favourite BYO festival has announced another 12 acts will be joining the likes of The Preatures and The Kite String Tangle for a weekend of astronomical entertainment at the Mount Samson Amphitheatre on 14 October. With locals Kingfisha bringing you the dub-reggae party of the century, Transvaal Diamond Syndicate giving off the perfect blues-rock vibe and sibling duo Alex & Bec Crook providing tunes that will make you fall in...

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Review: Junior Danger Create Buzz at ‘Dirt and Grime’ Single Launch

On Saturday, 12 August, The Milk Factory played host to Junior Danger’s Dirt and Grime Single Launch supported by Sydney’s The Desert Sea and local duo Faux Bandit. Before the show started, in the dark and intimate band room of The Milk Factory there was a noticeable buzz from a happy group of people gathered for an ‘all killer, no filler’ line up and the launch of a single.  Following would be a night of great music, personality, hints of blues rock and a happy crowd. Opening the night with distorted guitar are Brisbane two-piece Faux Bandit.  They delivered...

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Shag Rock ‘Loosen Up’ Brisbane

Sunshine State surf-rock frolickers, Shag Rock, have been racking up some serious kilometres in their beloved ‘Shag Wagon’ on their Loosen Up East Coast Tour, and this weekend it’s Brisbane’s turn to get loose! Since releasing their debut album Barefoot earlier this year, these Brissie locals have accumulated over 1.5 million Spotify plays, fast-becoming everyone’s new favourite band with their summery vibes and feel-good dance tunes. Described as a track “written to pick you up on those days when nothing has quite gone to plan,” the band’s latest banger Loosen Up is an anthem for every occasion. With a busy tour schedule...

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Battle Of The Bands: Asha Jefferies VS Shag Rock

In the musical equivalent of When Harry Met Sally, Brisbane favourites Shag Rock and Asha Jefferies are teeing up for a double-single launch of EPIC proportions at local hub 38 Berwick this weekend. It will be a high-energy, melting pot of beach-rock meets powerhouse indie-pop with Shag Rock unveiling their new banger Loosen Up  and Asha kicking off her national Coburg Single Tour. These musical minds got together for a little pre-show Q+A catchup. Let the banter of the bands begin… SHAG ROCK GRILL ASHA JEFFERIES READ Q+A : SHAG ROCK GRILL ASHA JEFFERIES How did you know music was something you wanted...

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