Month: October 2017

Brisbane’s Hottest Halloween Haunts

Halloween is upon us again, which means it’s time to get spooky, put your dancing shoes on and get partying (or just relax with a drink). If you’re not sure where to head off to, we’ve got four different Brisbane events to pick from, It’s an impossibly spooky choice! SATURDAY 28 OCTOBER NIGHTMARE ON BRUNSWICK ST @ CROWBAR AND NETHERWORLD What: Monster Zoku Onsomb, Chevron Showgirls, and more! When & Where: Saturday, 28 October @ Crowbar and Netherworld from 8PM Genre: Various Cost: Free With live bands, corpse face painting,SFX creations, wound station, showgirls, and a haunted house all...

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Queensland Acts Reppin’ At Australian Music Week

A handful of Queensland’s most promising emerging acts are invading Cronulla Beach, Sydney for Australian Music Week on 1 – 3 November. The week is all about celebrating music and is designed to give fans, artists and industry professionals a chance to connect and create. Musicians from all genres and backgrounds are taking to the stage, and we’ve got plenty of home-grown talent heading down south! Shining as bright as the summer sun in our tropical state, these Queenslanders are sure to teach our Sydney counterparts some valuable lessons… HANLON BROTHERS Formed in early 2012, the Hanlon Brothers haven’t slowed down...

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This Week (23-29 October): Top 10 Brissie Gigs For $10

Whether you’ve got a newly minted $10 note to put to good use, or you’re looking to get rid of an old $10 note, we’ve compiled the Top 10 ways to spend either in Brisbane this week… and every reason is a hand-picked, must-attend gig! WEDNESDAY 25 OCTOBER ACOUSTICS AT THE LODGE @ BLACK BEAR LODGE What: Hailey Calvert, Hannaka , and PeppermintOllie When & Where: Wednesday, 25 October @ Black Bear Lodge from 7PM Genre: Indie Cost: FREE. More event info HERE. Get ready to be swept away in an acoustic and indie musical wave. Featuring three extremely...

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PREMIERE: Come On Get Happy With Hey Skotty’s Debut Single ‘Wonderful Morning’

With a knack for writing smile-inducing earworms, Skotty Fairclough aka Hey Skotty, is on a mission to distil happiness to the world one song at a time, starting with his debut single Wonderful Morning. A refreshing take on indie-pop, Wonderful Morning combines electrifying instrumentals with a sunny Californian 60s pop disposition to create a sound reminiscent of The Beatles’ Sgt. Peppers era. After being homebound for months due to work-induced stress watching cartoons with his nine-month-old daughter Alva, Skotty found himself inspired by the compositions and joyful sentiment of children’s music. “With Alva, every day became about getting up...

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12 Songs SHVRDZ Plays On Repeat

SHVRDZ has been creating hard beats and unruly sounds since he was just 13-years-old after inspiration struck in the form of Skrillex. Now a producer in his own right, SHVRDZ has released seven remixes, five singles, a collaborative EP with fellow Brisbane beatmaker Allistere, and in April 2017 his debut EP Waiting. His most recent release is single One Life – a collaboration with fellow Brisbane artist Aerborn which sees the duo blend dreamlike fragility with classic techno beats. Produced by SHVRDZ, the track expertly mixes the styles of trap, dubstep, and future base to create the perfect soundscape. Throughout...

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