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PROJECT 3

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - April 15, 2010

PROJECT 3 April 15, 2010 | Author:  Peter Hodgson The life of a working musician isn’t that different to the life of, say, a journalist. You have your day job, which pays the bills and keeps you in the industry (in my case it’s business journalism) but then there’s the…

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AIRBOURNE

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - April 15, 2010

AIRBOURNE March 10, 2010 | Author: Greg Phillips Warrnambool’s finest, the hard livin’, hard rockin’ Airbourne, packed their bags, marshalled their global troops and their truckload of Marshall amps as they set out for a sonic assault on the world with their powerful new album ‘No Guts’ No Glory’. With…

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STEVE MORSE (DEEP PURPLE)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 18, 2010

STEVE MORSE (DEEP PURPLE) March 10, 2010 | Author – Greg Phillips Along with fellow British rockers Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, Deep Purple is the third in a triumvirate of bands long considered to be the pioneers of the hard rock genre, a style which eventually morphed into heavy…

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MY SON THE BUM

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 9, 2010

Why profile a rock band from Long Beach, New York who nobody here has really heard of, has yet to play a gig and remain without management or a record deal? Well, it’s the way four piece rock outfit My Son The Bum operate which intrigues me. That, and the…

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JET – Shaka Rock!

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2009

JET – SHAKA ROCK! September 10, 2009 | Author – Reza Nasseri You guys stated that the band had more creative control in the studio when making Shaka Rock, and weren’t as influenced by a producer or the record label. How was making this record different from your previous albums?…

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PAUL DEMPSEY

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2009

PAUL DEMPSEY September 10, 2009 | Author: Greg Phillips Still only in his early 30s, Dempsey has matured considerably since his 1998 debut solo set An Empty Flight on which he invited a select bunch of guests to write and sing their own lyrics to his musical scores. Here, he…

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THE ARMADA’S Maiden Voyage

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 1, 2009

THE ARMADA’S Maiden Voyage July 1, 2009 | Author: Greg Phillips. Pics by Marty Williams “Daddy was a little pent up for a while,” drawls Jeff Martin. The one time lead singer and main songwriter of revered Canadian three piece band The Tea Party  is referring to his need to revisit…

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LITTLE BIRDY Spread Some Confetti

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 1, 2009

LITTLE BIRDY – Spread Some Confetti July 1, 2009 | Author: Peter Hodgson. Pics by Marty Williams Recorded the old fashioned way – with a group of talented musicians in a room playing carefully crafted songs – Confetti is a breath of fresh air in a musical climate which is…

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THE TEMPER TRAP

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 1, 2009

THE TEMPER TRAP July 1, 2009 | Author: Peter Hodgson So you’re about to move to the UK. What’s the plan once you get there? Dougy Mandagi: Well we were gonna settle down, have a snooze, get over our jetlag, but we might be doing that on a bench in…

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HOWLING BELLS -RADIO WARS

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 19, 2009

HOWLING BELLS – RADIO WARS June 19, 2009 | Author – Greg Phillips There was a time in the early eighties where it seemed every Australian alternative band worth their salt needed their fix of London life. Bands such as The Birthday Party, The Go Betweens, The Triffids, and The…

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