EP REVIEW // LOONS (debut EP)

WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL Newcastle Indie Rock band ‘Loons’ are back at it again with their newest release ‘LOONS’. This five-track EP is set to release on the 3rd of April on all streaming platforms. A step up from the previous single’s released by the boys, it’s a display of exactly what the young musicContinue reading “EP REVIEW // LOONS (debut EP)”

TEMPORARY TEAM FAVOURITES // Parklands, Well?, Vanilla Gorilla and More

WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL The Temporary Team love live music, and in the previous few weeks there were some pretty amazing new releases in music. Here’s some of our favourites: Parklands – ‘Certain Extent‘ Four-piece indie rock band, Parkland, just released their debut single ‘Certain Extent’. With distinct vocals and a perfect ‘late night drive’Continue reading “TEMPORARY TEAM FAVOURITES // Parklands, Well?, Vanilla Gorilla and More”

TEMPORARY TEAM FAVOURITES // Slapjack, Milky Thred, Cry Club and more

WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL The Temporary Team love live music, and in the previous few weeks there were some pretty amazing new releases in music. Here’s some of our favourites: OBVIOUS – CRY CLUB This song is the song our music industry has been missing. It’s exactly how the duo explains it ‘Bubblegum Queer Punk’Continue reading “TEMPORARY TEAM FAVOURITES // Slapjack, Milky Thred, Cry Club and more”

KINGSWOOD RELEASE NEW ALBUM AND TOUR AUSTRALIA

After a rollercoaster year, Australian favourites Kingswood are back out on the road. With the release of their newest album ‘Juveniles’ they’re off to tour Australia at a vast range of shows near you. Although the album name may suggest something different, Kingswood have created a fiery new sound, and the world is ready toContinue reading “KINGSWOOD RELEASE NEW ALBUM AND TOUR AUSTRALIA”

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY // The Witching Hour (Newcastle Hotel)

WORDS AND IMAGES BY TARA CAMPBELL THE WITCHING HOUR Just off their first Australian tour, The Witching began their newest tour at the Newcastle Hotel in Newcastle, NSW. Hailing from the Central Coast, the four piece grunge rock band have already resonated with Australians. Their debut single ‘Lay You Down’ generated large interest on TripleContinue reading “LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY // The Witching Hour (Newcastle Hotel)”

ALBUM REVIEW // Hurry Up and Wait (Dune Rats)

Dune Rats: Hurry Up and Wait WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL Hurry Up and Wait begins with an iconic ‘Aussie’ voicemail, INTRO, running for just under a minute. It introduces ‘Bobby D’ and serves as a bit of an explicit warning that this album isn’t for the faint hearted. The familiar Dune Rats yells in theContinue reading “ALBUM REVIEW // Hurry Up and Wait (Dune Rats)”

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY // Ali Barter (Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle)

WORDS AND IMAGES BY TARA CAMPBELL Sometimes you’re watching an artist and you have this gut feeling that, in a matter of time, they’ll be one of the biggest artists in Australia. This is certainly the case with Ali barter. Ali Barter is an artist unlike any other. Her unique voice, combined with memorable lyricsContinue reading “LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY // Ali Barter (Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle)”

INTERVIEW // Crooked Colours

Earlier in the year, we caught up with Crooked Colours to chat about 2019-2020 and what’s in store for the band … 1. So you boys have just received a Gold Record for Flow. When did you guys first hear about that? What was you reaction?  CC: We first heard about it about a monthContinue reading “INTERVIEW // Crooked Colours”

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY // Hissmas (Hiss and Crackle Records, Newcastle)

One of a Kind Record-Store Show in Local Suburb PHOTOS AND REVIEW: TARA CAMPBELL Local Business Owner- Mitchel Eaton organises Christmas Musical Celebration Hundreds of music lovers flocked into Wallsend store: Hiss and Crackle Records on Saturday 21st of December for a music event unlike any other. In a local suburb, on a boiling hotContinue reading “LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY // Hissmas (Hiss and Crackle Records, Newcastle)”