BLUES GUITARIST KIRK FLETCHER (USA) RETURNS FOR 2020 TOUR

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Considered one of the finest modern blues guitarists in the world and a bonafide can’t-miss live performer, Kirk Fletcher will make a welcome return to Australia in February 2020 – and this time he’s bringing his European band – Jonny Henderson on Keys and Bass and Matt Brown on drums – with him and will be playing at Lizotte’s, Newcastle …

FOMO 2020 DROPS FULL FESTIVAL LINE UP

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The FOMO 2020 wait is over. The line up for the much loved one day, one stage, the all-inclusive festival is here. Taking in Brisbane, Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne with some special shows in Perth and Auckland, the festival has already announced headliner BROCKHAMPTON and breakout UK artist, OCTAVIAN.  Here is the full FOMO 2020 line up in all its …

THE APRIL FAMILY RELEASE NEW SINGLE FOR HOUSE OF CARDS ALBUM OUT THIS FRIDAY

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Sydney-based alt-country trio, The April Family, has released the third single, ‘Blue Had You’, from their much-awaited second album, House of Cards, due to drop on Friday, July 5. Blue Had You came about at the end of a long writing day early in the process for the new album. With only 20 minutes or so before home time, Whitney …

SCOTT STAPP RELEASES CHILL INDUCING VIDEO FOR ‘NAME’

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Grammy winner, Creed frontman, & platinum-certified solo artist, Scott Stapp has posted a lyric video for “Name” on his social platforms to highlight a song that pledges to break the cycle of abuse.  The track will appear on Stapp’s first album in six years, The Space Between The Shadows, and it is a chill-inducing promise to protect his children from what …

JOE PUG ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM ‘THE FLOOD OF COLOR’ OUT JULY 19

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Singer-songwriter Joe Pug has announced his new record,  The Flood In Color, out July 19 via Nation of Heat Records. Joe Pug’s new record “The Flood In Color” is nearly four years in the making. But that betrays the fact that the making of the album was one of the most natural and rewarding processes of his career. Produced by Kenneth Pattengale of the Milk Carton Kids and engineered by …

ANDREW SWIFT DROPS NEW VIDEO ‘BALL & CHAIN’ & ANNOUNCES WINTER TOUR DATES

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2019 double Golden Guitar winner, Andrew Swift, has announced a whole stack of tour dates added to his busy schedule, with a show set for Newcastle on Wednesday, July 10th at The Stag & Hunter Hotel. Andrew has also dropped the official music video for his latest single, Ball & Chain, from his award-winning album, Call Out For The Cavalry.  …

GALLERY: LIZOTTE’S CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN NEWCASTLE – SUNDAY, JUNE 2ND 2019

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Lizotte’s Newcastle celebrated their 10 year anniversary, last Sunday, June 2nd with an extravaganza of fine food, circus acts and of course live music featuring: Lambton High Scool Students, James Bennett, Mitch Capone, Chloe Parker, Lachlan Edwards, Piper Butcher, Dexter Moore, Rehab Brass Band, Ty Penshorn Band with special guests and Circus Avalon. Way back in 2009 Brian and Jo …

CLIO DROPS VIDEO FOR ‘SILLY GIRLS’ SINGLE

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Off the back of a brand new single release, distinguished Melbourne musician, Clio Renner has just released the music video for the heartfelt sounds of ‘Silly Girls’ Written in response to the common trivialization of women in the music industry and beyond, ‘Silly Girls’ is an ode to all women who have been made to feel undermined, often by the …

LOS ANGELES ALT-ROCKERS TROPE RELEASE DEBUT SINGLE AND VIDEO ‘LAMBS’

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Los Angeles based Alt-Rock newcomers, Trope has unveiled the first single ‘Lambs’ from their forthcoming debut album Eleutheromania to be released later in 2019 via Golden Robot Records. With its hypnotic bass guitar hook and ocean-sized rolling riff underpinning the incredibly powerful vocals of Diana Studenberg, ‘Lambs’ is the perfect appetiser for an album full of modern rock masterpieces. Diana says of …

MOTÖRHEAD BMG REISSUE ALL TITLES FROM SPV

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Motörhead, Do they need an introduction? Everything about these legends of heavy metal was iconic. Their logo, their look and their frontman.. the immortal Lemmy Kilmister RIP. Motörhead and their music are part of the very fabric of rock n roll. It’s in the DNA that spawned countless sub-genres and inspired everyone from Metallica to the Foo Fighters. In a career spanning …