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Posted On April 11, 2014By bwoodIn Events, Music, News

The Zeds are doing it for the kids!

Showcasing Brisbane’s thriving youth music and art scenes with local acts and garage rockers The Missing, indie darlings Junior Arcade, instrumental party starters Un Dia Antes and local glam kids Concrete Lips who will be taking the car-park stage from 2pm with an array of up and coming songwriters on the ground floor of the building from 2:30pm. While you’re catching some great locals acts, remember you can also grab a bite to eat, have a squiz at the markets or join in on a station tour or one of theRead More

Posted On April 10, 2014By bwoodIn Events, Music, News

Live It Up

LIVE IT UP came out swinging in 2013 as an emerging music festival with it’s sights set firmly on the kids.  LIVE IT UP is an under 18’s only music festival based in Brisbane announcing one of the most exciting line ups imaginable for music loving teenagers. PARKWAY DRIVE are headlining the mainstage this coming June at the RNA showgrounds bringing their arena selling metalcore from Byron Bay, via the globe, especially for LIVE IT UP. VIOLENT SOHO’S achievements in the last 12 months have been astonishing and they have confirmed their place asRead More

Posted On April 9, 2014By adminIn Music

BAM BAM Interview

Written by GMOSTER on 26 March 2014 How did you come up with the MC name BAM BAM? Im a big fan of BAM BAM the character off the Flinstones. I think he’s fabulous and small like me and he’s just a little legend even with his yellow sash. What was it like working with 360 and Allday? Yeah great, they are both good mates of mine. I’ve featured on a mixtape with Allday previously and I’ve been a big fan of his for a few years now. 360 and IRead More

Posted On April 7, 2014By adminIn Music

Yacht Club DJs Interview

Written By Ailish Silvester 2014 They’re known for their sick beats and their energy on stage so when I got told that I would be sitting down with Gaz Harrison from Yacht Club DJ’s, I had hoped that some of that energy would shine through in the interview and I was not disappointed. Where did the name come from? Oh shit, I couldn’t tell you to be honest, it has been so long. We (Gaz & Guy) didn’t know each other very well before we started but we had met.Read More
Written By Ailish Silvester As a young girl, she would charge her family five cents for household performances. She trained classically as a Soprano Opera Singer before deciding that pop music was her calling. With Sony, Kate recorded three albums and worked with them for seven years, she released and toured Nightflight then felt like it was the right time to part ways. Kate Miller-Heidke made the decision to go independent with her fourth album, which was released in March. O Vertigo! gives long time fans exactly what they have been waiting for. KateRead More

Posted On April 7, 2014By adminIn Events, Music

All Ages Hip Hop Event

Music Industry College in conjunction with Starving Kids, RUN MIC and Elements Collective presents the first ever Elementary Jam – Saturday 5th of April – 7pm With performances from aspiring musicians, emcees, break-dancers, DJs and an open mic, Brisbane’s youth will be able to experience live hip-hop at its best. @ Elements Collective Studios – 17 McLachlan St Fortitude Valley for just $10 entry –ALL AGES This event’s line-up includes acts from independent youth artists G Monster, Goodez and group Elocution Crew. These Year 11 and 12 students from Music Industry College are not only performers, butRead More

Posted On April 7, 2014By adminIn Music, Reviews

LYTS – Initiate Album Review

Written By Nic Byng on March 30 2014 LYTS is an electronic duo production from Perth, Australia, consisting of artists Laith Tierney and Yaegar Strauks. LYTS are a new talent amongst the tough competition in the electronic side of the music industry. Tierny has been in several other bands that have played different styles and genres of music, but is now excitedly announcing LYTS have recently released their first album going by the name of “Initiate”. The two members are perfectly matched musically for this collaboration, and although their musicRead More

Posted On April 7, 2014By adminIn Uncategorized

RAPTURE Tour Review

One of hip-hop’s greatest rappers brought his Rapture Tour to Australia on February 20 with crowd-pleasing performances to tens of thousands. Eminem. Alongside Kendrick Lamar, J Cole, Ashton Bronson and 360, Eminem made more than 50,000 people in Suncorp Stadium erupt for six hours of diverse styles of rapping and constant head bopping. I was lucky enough to score a free ticket to one of the corporate boxes on this day so not only did I almost cry when hearing this news I had one of the best views ofRead More
Written By Brodie Charters March 25 2014 To sum up in a few words — money well spent. Well… not really money well spent, after all I obtained a media pass and therefore got free entry. BUT, if I’d been just a regular punter looking for a good night out with some great live music, I would have definitely bought myself a ticket to the Triple Treat Tour at the Fortitude’s own Black Bear Lodge. Almost unbeknown to me prior to show, I was given the opportunity to photograph artistsRead More

Posted On April 7, 2014By adminIn Reviews

EPTIC – DOOM EP Review

Written By David on March 23 2014 Belgian dubstep producer Eptic has made a swift rise to stardom in the electronic scene. The 19-year kicked off his success with his signing to NSD Records in 2012. His latest release “Doom” reinforces his position as one of the top bass artists. Eptic is known for distinctive almost 8 bit synths-distorted vocals samples and yappy highs. They are still a huge feature of his sound and fans of his hybridization of traditional dubstep and new fresher sounds will enjoy this EP immensely.Read More