Mick Pealing / Nick Charles debut album ‘Songs From This Town’ out soon

When they are not on duty with STARS, Mick Pealing and Nick Charles often perform around the traps in Melbourne as an acoustic duo, delivering a set of appealing roots/blues songs with two distinct qualities their peers lack. Nick Charles’ expression, fluidity and feel as a guitar player has seen him revered by the roots … Continue reading Mick Pealing / Nick Charles debut album ‘Songs From This Town’ out soon

Durty Triix – Crackin’ Skulls & Crushin’ Bones: Sydney band unleash one of the best heavy rock albums of 2022!

Durty Triix is the new band for Australian hard rock mainstay Scott Ginn (BOSS / RAGS ‘N’ RICHES / MAZZ-XT) and they have just released their debut album Crackin’ Skulls and Crushin' Bones. With a hard rock / heavy metal pedigree that goes back to the late 1970s, Ginn has every right to rest on … Continue reading Durty Triix – Crackin’ Skulls & Crushin’ Bones: Sydney band unleash one of the best heavy rock albums of 2022!

🔊 Episode 159: Mr. Ratboy Interview

The Golden Rat are a Tokyo-based outfit comprised of guitarists Mr. Ratboy and Hiroshi The Golden Arm. They are set to release their debut album ‘We Got A Right’ – a fifteen song collection/interpretations of tunes which inspired both musicians during adolescence. Mr. Ratboy has plugged in and played with some of rock n roll’s … Continue reading 🔊 Episode 159: Mr. Ratboy Interview

The Golden Rat release debut video – ‘Russian Roulette’

Official film clip for the song Russian Roulette by The Golden Rat - the Tokyo based duo composed of Hiroshi The Golden Arm and Mr Ratboy. Originally recorded by The Lords Of The New Church. Taken from The Golden Rat album 'We Got A Right' on Vicious Kitten Records (VKR014) - official release date 29 … Continue reading The Golden Rat release debut video – ‘Russian Roulette’

Only 2 weeks until the TED MULRY MEMORIES concerts – a celebration of the songs of Ted Mulry

A reminder that there are still tickets available for the four upcoming shows to celebrate the songs of Ted Mulry on September 2 to 5. These concerts celebrate English-born Australian singer/songwriter, Ted Mulry, on what would have been his milestone 75th birthday (September 2, 1947), with some of Australia’s finest performers performing a vast range … Continue reading Only 2 weeks until the TED MULRY MEMORIES concerts – a celebration of the songs of Ted Mulry

Album Review: Mick Medew and Ursula – Love is Calling (1-94 Bar Records)

This album has been my driving companion over the past few days which has proven to be a musical masterstroke on my part – and this well-written, ten song gathering has been a welcome tonic in dealing with the chaos and madness of frenetic, modern day motoring. The duo who created these delights are Mick … Continue reading Album Review: Mick Medew and Ursula – Love is Calling (1-94 Bar Records)

🔊 Episode 156: Kent Steedman Interview – Celibate Rifles

https://youtu.be/lrk5cQiDTE4 As a founding member of the Celibate Rifles, guitarist Kent Steedman needs no introduction. On episode #156 of The Australian Rock Show, Kent joins us for a detailed chat, where we look over parts of his rich rock n roll history. We talk about everything - from playing CBGB's and Denmark's Roskilde Festival to … Continue reading 🔊 Episode 156: Kent Steedman Interview – Celibate Rifles

🔊 Mick Adkins Interview (Rogue Sharks | Rose Carleo Band)

'The Rogue Sharks are soon to release their brand new album 'In For The Kill' and this riff-heavy, twelve song outing scores very high marks. On this episode of the Australian Rock Show, lead guitarist Mick Adkins joins us to talk over the upcoming new album and we dig into some band history as well. … Continue reading 🔊 Mick Adkins Interview (Rogue Sharks | Rose Carleo Band)

🔊 Episode 154: Nicke Andersson Interview – Hellacopters

'Eyes Of Oblivion' is album number eight for The Hellacopters - their first release since the 2016 reunion - and sees them back at the top of their game. On episode #154 of the Australian Rock Show, lead vocalist/guitarist Nicke Andersson joins us to look over the new album in detail. We also dig into … Continue reading 🔊 Episode 154: Nicke Andersson Interview – Hellacopters

🔊 Episode 153: Rot TV, Leadfinger, Sons of Cobra, The Stripp, Suzi Moon + more !

On episode #153 of the Australian Rock Show, we crank more hot new tunage from around the planet. We also chat with Harriet and Graham from Melbourne outfit Rot TV - about their fiery debut album and check in with Charlotte Jenkins from Canberra outfit Charlotte and the Harlots. If it's rock n roll you came … Continue reading 🔊 Episode 153: Rot TV, Leadfinger, Sons of Cobra, The Stripp, Suzi Moon + more !

Silver & Black – The Triumphant Return Of Leadfinger

Back in black (and silver) - a strong contender for Australian Album Of 2022 After an enforced hiatus of four years, Wollongong’s Leadfinger have returned with Silver & Black, an exultant record that presses strong claims for Australian Album Of The Year. One may say that’s a bold prediction with 2022 only 15% done, yet … Continue reading Silver & Black – The Triumphant Return Of Leadfinger

Silver & Black – the return of Leadfinger

Wollongong’s LEADFINGER return to the stage this week in support of their newly released album, Silver & Black. In 2016 the band released their highly acclaimed ‘Friday Night Heroes’ album followed by a well-received European Tour in 2017. However, the last four years have seen the band face adversity and setbacks that derailed that momentum. In … Continue reading Silver & Black – the return of Leadfinger