Author: Tia Auld

This Week (30 Oct – 5 Nov): Top 10 Brissie Gigs For $10

This week’s gigs have such a wide variety of genre and talent that we almost couldn’t decide who to include! Take a look below at some of our top picks! WEDNESDAY 1 NOVEMBER Homegrown Battle of the Bands - Heat One @ The Brightside What: Homegrown Battle of the Bands – Heat One When & Where: Wednesday, 1 November @ The Brightside from 7PM Genre: Varied Cost: FREE. More event info here. The Brightside is kicking off its spring edition of Homegrown Battle of the Bands! With $2000 in cash and stacks of prizes to be won, be sure...

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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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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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13 Reasons To Attend ‘Cookies & Cream’ Series Finale

Satisfy your musical sweet tooth with the delectable sounds of the final Cookies & Cream show for 2017, with a line-up curated by the sweet as sugar ladies from Vincent & Jules. Throughout 2017, this dynamic duo, made up of Christina Langham and Amanda Terry, have brought some of Brisbane’s finest talent to light, and now they’re getting ready to go out with a bang! The final instalment of this top-notch event for 2017 will be taking place at The Zoo on Saturday, 21 October and it’s definitely one for the diary! Here’s 13 reasons why you should get out...

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Premiere: Kayso Grande Voice Millennial Mindset In Debut Single ‘When Will I Ever’

From their music to their lives, Kayso Grande just want to have fun. Combining catchy lyrics with a danceable groove, their debut single When Will I Ever is a banger they hope listeners will be able to “get their rocks off to.” Recorded by Steve Robin at The Barn in the Lockyer Valley, When Will I Ever was written by front man James Pryce-Davies after he experienced a panic attack in Melbourne following a three-day partying bender. “I had known for a while that life would need to take a new direction, so after a few weeks, I wrote...

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