Month: October 2017

Gallery: Red Deer Festival 2017

On Saturday, 14 October, Brisbane said farewell to it’s favourite BYO, boutique music event, Red Deer Festival, in the picturesque, natural amphitheatre that is Mount Samson. From Aussie heavyweights like The Preatures to local loves like Shag Rock, Red Deer’s final hurrah was nothing short of extraordinary. Amidst the rain, mud and marvellous music, we stepped out in our wet weather gear to capture some of the highlights of this one-in-a-million music fiesta. READ OUR RED DEER REVIEW (PART I) HERE To infinity and beyond…fare thee well Red Deer Festival! READ OUR RED DEER REVIEW (PART I) HERE. Feature image: Red...

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Review: Red Deer Festival’s Last Hurrah A Huge Huzzah (PART I)

This year we mourn the loss of another music festival, with it being Red Deer Festival’s last hurrah on Saturday, 14 October. An energetic and diverse line up had been crafted to celebrate past festivals and represent up-to-the-minute popular groups, and promised to be a highlight of the festival season. Mother nature had other ideas. The Red Deer experience began not at the entrance, but with the journey there. Weaving through the vivid green wild of Brisbane’s far north-west set the mood perfectly, low cloud and gentle rain creating anticipation by shrouding what lay around each corner. Arriving at...

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Tunes To Get You In Red Deer Festival Groove

Brisbane’s favourite BYO music event, Red Deer Festival, is kicking off this Saturday, 12 October, so we’ve compiled a playlist dedicated to some of the best songs on the bill. This year’s line-up offers everything from electro-pop to surf movie soundtracks, so be sure to give each track a listen! THE KITE STRING TANGLE – ARCADIA │ LISTEN HERE | Arcadia is one of The Kite String Tangle’s standout hits, full of catchy lyrics and instrumental. It documents the feelings after a breakup, and will have you singing along by the second chorus. Known for his delicate electro-pop style, it’s easy...

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Music For All At Brisbane’s Own Pub Choir

Devoted to bringing music into people’s lives while also giving back to the community, music star and teacher Astrid, is back with a new and loving project. Pub Choir is Astrid’s marvellous creation designed to bring hundreds of strangers together with a love of singing and a whole lot of fun. Many will recognize Astrid as the effervescent front woman of former pop-rock outfit Astrid & The Asteroids. The singer has been busy over the past few years rocking her solo career as well as conducting numerous choirs and music classes for the music lover’s community. “I’m trying to...

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Red Deer Festival Musical Guide To The Galaxy

Houston, we have lift off! Red Deer Festival is back for its seventh (and sadly, FINAL) year of bringing up-and-coming acts from around the country right to your backyard. This year’s theme is Space Oddity, and we’ve compiled a list linking the best of the best to a planet that matches their characteristics. MERCURY: ALEX & BEC CROOK Seen as the messenger Mercury governs communication, how you relate to others, and how others hear you. This brother/sister duo formed when Bec was handed a bass guitar to accompany her little brother on stage. Full of infectious melodies mixed with youthful pop...

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