Falls Festival 2016/ 2017 Review

Falls Festival 2016/ 2017 Review

Jan 17, 2017 | No Comments

The Falls Music and Arts Festival is a New Years experience like none other. This was the fifth or sixth time that I had headed down to the best New Years around and although I hadn’t really studied the form guide pre event, I knew that I was in for a good time none the […]

Summertime Blues and Roots at The Barwon Club, A Rockin’ Success!

Summertime Blues and Roots at The Barwon Club, A Rockin’ Success!

Jan 15, 2017 | No Comments

It’s funny to think that the concept of the Summertime Blues and Roots festival held recently at the Barwon Club in Geelong, had not really gotten off the ground previously. Kicking off at 1pm, for a low admission fee, you were able to get amongst some of Geelong’s finest blues and roots musicians. Organised by […]

The Best Christmas Present Around: ANOTHER EVENING WITH JOSH PYKE AND BOB EVANS

The Best Christmas Present Around: ANOTHER EVENING WITH JOSH PYKE AND BOB EVANS

Dec 15, 2016 | No Comments

To get two heavy weights of the Indie folk pop genre together on stage is a feat in itself. In 2006, Josh Pyke threw in his full time job at a record store to hit the road with Bob Evans and it was the start of something big. Never since that day has Pyke had […]

The Pleasure Garden Review

The Pleasure Garden Review

Dec 12, 2016 | No Comments

The Pleasure Garden if you will indulge me, is like a trip through the wardrobe to Narnia or similarly down the rabbit hole to Wonderland. Stepping through the 100% organic recycled timber framed gates, you are transported into a magical surreal world that makes you question your reality. With two live stages featuring a lineup […]

Holy Holy Live Review Corner Hotel November 11th 2016

Holy Holy Live Review Corner Hotel November 11th 2016

Nov 15, 2016 | No Comments

Stepping through the doors of the Corner Hotel, despite the hell of a week it has been, a smooth comfort rolls over me as I take up a position to watch the opening act of Holy Holy’s Darwinism single tour which can be revealed as the new album Paint that will be with us on […]

Borough All Ages Gig feat. Rough River and Guests REVIEW

Sep 29, 2015 | No Comments

The amount of talent throughout the Geelong region is simply astounding. From The Kite Machine to Residual, The Murlocs to King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, there is plenty of young musicians around and let’s be honest they are the future of the Australian music scene, so why not nurture them? Recently the local Vet […]

Gallie Review

Gallie Review

Sep 29, 2015 | No Comments

Gallie ‘The Occoquan River’ CD LAUNCH THE POTATO SHED, DRYSDALE 27TH SEPTEMBER 2015   Without a doubt, one of the most ambitious and enjoyable local CD releases of 2015 is by Irish singer/songwriter Gallie. Combining an mass line-up of awesomely talented musicians, his latest album The Occoquan River is stellar from start to finish. Recently, […]

Chris Wilson and Fiona Boyes Review

Chris Wilson and Fiona Boyes Review

Sep 28, 2015 | No Comments

Two of the legends of Australian blues recently played at the Piping Hot Chicken Shop in Ocean Grove. Combining years of experience playing in venues all around the world, it was absolutely sensational to see Fiona Boyes and Chris Wilson laying down some of the best blues that the Chicken Shop has ever seen. Wilson […]

Tim Rogers Review Saints and Sailors

Tim Rogers Review Saints and Sailors

Jul 11, 2015 | No Comments

Without a shadow of a doubt, one of the coolest local gigs that has happenedin recent times, was when Tim Rogers (Mr. You Am I) himself came to play at Saints and Sailors in Portarlington. Ok, it was only on Wednesday night, that the great man came to town to play an intimate acoustic set, […]

The Tiny Giants/Fenn Wilson Double Launch

The Tiny Giants/Fenn Wilson Double Launch

Jun 30, 2015 | No Comments

THE TINY GIANTS AND FENN WILSON DOUBLE LAUNCH @ THE CHICKEN SHOP OCEAN GROVE 21/6/2015 The last time that The Tiny Giants played at the Chicken Shop in Ocean Grove and released their debut CD in 2014, it was a complete sell out. You really could not fit more people in the door if you […]