[Live Review] PUSCIFER (Brisbane)

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Thursday January 26, 2017 : To suggest that Puscifer lead singer, Maynard James Keenan, is enigmatic could land you the “Understatement of the Year” award. Perhaps my job of capturing his image informs my sentiment Continue reading [Live Review] PUSCIFER (Brisbane)

[Live Review] THE CULT (Brisbane)

Eatons Hill Hotel, Brisbane Wednesday November 23, 2016 : It has been more than 21 years since I witnessed the Cult conquer the main stage at the Big Day Out in Sydney. Last Wednesday saw me trekking over 2 hours Continue reading [Live Review] THE CULT (Brisbane)

[Live Review] CLUTCH (Brisbane + Melbourne)

The Triffid, Brisbane Thursday March 3, 2016 The Forum, Melbourne Saturday March 5, 2016 Corner Hotel, Melbourne Sunday March 6, 2016 : With the arrival of new music almost always comes a tour, so when Clutch dropped the brilliant album Continue reading [Live Review] CLUTCH (Brisbane + Melbourne)

[Live Review] FALLS FESTIVAL 2016 (Byron Bay)

Byron Bay December 31, 2015 – January 3, 2016 : Bouncing into Falls fest on a balmy New Years Eve in time to catch Weird Al Yankovic delight the crowd with his whacky antics and rip offs. Numbers were visibly Continue reading [Live Review] FALLS FESTIVAL 2016 (Byron Bay)

[Live Review] OSAKA PUNCH

The Zoo, Brisbane Saturday October 17, 2015 : They say you can judge a band off it’s support act… And Shanghai are definitely fitting that mould! Only in the most unconventionally obscure yet equally as important way. Shanghai are an Continue reading [Live Review] OSAKA PUNCH

[Live Review] PARKWAY DRIVE (Byron Bay)

Byron Bay High School Saturday October 3, 2015 : Driving into Byron Bay Highschool, I know I was going to be in for an interesting night as cars spilled out of the car park and into the streets for a Continue reading [Live Review] PARKWAY DRIVE (Byron Bay)


Coolangatta Hotel Friday June 5, 2015 : A hectic friday afternoon found me blasting north on the freeway fashionably late for tonight’s Cosmic Psychos / Dune Rats double headliner. As I hit the coast road off the freeway, I noticed Continue reading [Live Review] COSMIC PSYCHOS

[Live Review] CHERRY ROCK 2015

Cherry Bar, Melbourne Sunday May 10, 2015 : As I touched down at Tullamarine, my gut was churning. An in flight incident had me wondering if I was ever going to get to the festival I had been anticipating for Continue reading [Live Review] CHERRY ROCK 2015

[Live Review] MASTODON

DISCLAIMER: As a fervent fan of Mastodon for well over a decade (‘Where Strides The Behemoth’), I may fall short of anything resembling dissatisfaction let alone condemnation within the following review. Not even the imposition of a 2+ hour drive to Continue reading [Live Review] MASTODON


Riverstage, Brisbane Saturday March 7, 2015 : A perfect March evening and I’m again heading for the brightish lights of Bris vegas, fashionably late as ever. As I purposefully ascend the steeply ramped walkway to the Riverstage amphitheatre, I’m struck by Continue reading [Live Review] LONDON GRAMMAR