'Live Reviews'

Live Review: Doctopus at The Bird

Live Review: Doctopus at The Bird

Sunday July 20, 2014 – Review by Rich Moore Marked eloquently as ‘Fabian Tells A Joke’ on The Pissedcolas’ setlist, Doctopus’ breakneck album release tour was summed up smoothly on its last night by lead Fabian...

Live Review: High On Fire at The Rosemount

Live Review: High On Fire at The Rosemount

Friday July 18, 2014 Review by Chris Gardner Photos by Stuart Sevastos There are very few things in this indifferent and ever-changing world that remain consistent and satisfying, but somewhere on that list of reliable pleasures...

Live Review: Something for Kate at The Astor Theatre

Live Review: Something for Kate at The Astor Theatre

Friday July 4, 2014 Review by Charmaine de Souza Photos by Hana Lee-Smith Melbourne rockers Something for Kate packed the Astor Theatre with fans of all ages as they embarked on their monumental 20th Anniversary Tour in Perth on Friday...

Live Review: Crimson ProjeKCt at Fly By Night

Live Review: Crimson ProjeKCt at Fly By Night

Wednesday July 2, 2014 Review by Matthew Tomich It started with the swelling pulse of Markus Reuter’s touch guitar. Then came the cascading thud of dual drummers positioned either side of the stage, whose percussion seemed...

Violent Soho & The Smith Street Band at The Bakery

Violent Soho & The Smith Street Band at The Bakery

Wednesday July 2, 2014 at the Bakery, Perth Review by Chris Gardner Photos by Karen Lowe “So who can drink more on tour, you or them?” I asked offhandedly. “Uuhhh…” Luke Henery, bassist from Violent Soho,...

Live Review: Fremantle Winter Music Festival 2014

Live Review: Fremantle Winter Music Festival 2014

Saturday June 28, 2014 in Fremantle Review by CicelyBinford Photos by Karen Lowe After weeks of anticipation, RTRFM’s Fremantle Winter Music Festival kicked off on Saturday night to chilly temperatures and chilled-out crowds across six stages...

Live Review: Saskwatch at Amplifier Bar

Live Review: Saskwatch at Amplifier Bar

Saturday June 28, 2014 – Review by Chris Gardner Photos by Hana Lee-Smith The dingy orange warmth of Amplifier bar shielded the fearless punters from the biting late-June cold, dressed in ambitious floral cocktail dresses and...

Live Review: The Community 10th Birthday at The Bakery

Live Review: The Community 10th Birthday at The Bakery

Saturday June 21st, 2014 Review by Winston Mann 2004 – a year of Britney Spears’ weddings and George Bush re-elections, and though it may be hard to believe that an entire decade has passed since Shannon...

Live Review: Bastille at Challenge Stadium

Live Review: Bastille at Challenge Stadium

Wednesday June 18, 2014 Review by Charmaine de Souza Photos by Georgia Sassenfeld A miserable forecast didn’t deter fans from lining up outside Challenge Stadium to catch British rockers Bastille on the final leg of their...

Live Review: Kučka at The Bird

Live Review: Kučka at The Bird

Saturday June 7, 2014 Review by Winston Mann 2013 was a hell of a year for avant-garde extraordinaire Laura Jane Lowther, better known as Kučka. As if being flown to Paris to perform at the Quartz...