Posts Tagged: punk

Download Festival 2018: Punk and hardcore’s triumphant return to the Australian festival scene

Originally published in Beat Magazine. Australia’s first Download Festival ripped through Flemington Racecourse on a typical Melbourne afternoon, leaving a bunch of poncho-clad then sunburnt punters in its wake. The punk, metal and hardcore festival was born in the UK

Download Festival 2018: Punk and hardcore’s triumphant return to the Australian festival scene

Originally published in Beat Magazine. Australia’s first Download Festival ripped through Flemington Racecourse on a typical Melbourne afternoon, leaving a bunch of poncho-clad then sunburnt punters in its wake. The punk, metal and hardcore festival was born in the UK

Rival Fire on the journey to their debut album

Originally published in Beat Magazine. I went to my first over-18 gig in 2015. Drunk Mums were playing at Ding Dong Lounge, and my mates and I got there as the first supports were setting up. Eventually, the band began to play,

Rival Fire on the journey to their debut album

Originally published in Beat Magazine. I went to my first over-18 gig in 2015. Drunk Mums were playing at Ding Dong Lounge, and my mates and I got there as the first supports were setting up. Eventually, the band began to play,

Album Review: ‘Lucid Again’ by Clowns

Originally published in Catalyst Magazine. Before the release of their third album, Lucid Again, I’d never really listened to Clowns. I didn’t know too much about them, either. ‘Destroy the Evidence’ was the only song of theirs that I could name, and they were

Album Review: ‘Lucid Again’ by Clowns

Originally published in Catalyst Magazine. Before the release of their third album, Lucid Again, I’d never really listened to Clowns. I didn’t know too much about them, either. ‘Destroy the Evidence’ was the only song of theirs that I could name, and they were