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Posted 1 May 2012 @ 10:58am

 

Anyone who had the first edition of SingStar will be familiar with the hit song I Believe In A Thing Called Love performed by British glam rock band, The Darkness. Any bona fide fans of The Darkness will also know that they have been off the map for damn near six years now. Throw in some rock star drama including drug addictions, band break ups and rehab; it is clear to see the hiatus...

Posted 28 Oct 2011 @ 9:24am

Sitting in amongst such luminaries of the world of heavy music such as Slipknot, System of a Down, Devin Townsend and Machine Head, I Am the Avalanche may not be the absolute biggest name on the Soundwave Festival bill, but according to the band's drummer and producer Brett Romnes, they are still a band you should avail yourself of a look at. They are a melodic punk band that project a raw and...

Posted 29 Sep 2011 @ 9:09am

There’s no shortage of ways to describe Jesse Hughes. As the frontman of Eagles of Death Metal, he’s a charismatic performer who can captivate a crowd with his bravado. Eagles of Death Metal partner in crime Josh Homme has described Hughes simply as the “fucking devil.” And as Boots Electric, the moniker used for Honkey Kong, his debut solo record, Hughes is funky, bouncy and sexually-charged...

Posted 6 Sep 2011 @ 2:38pm

In writing this column I must be honest about the fact that I have never taken a recreational drug in my life. The closest I've come to a psychedelic trip is the gentle sugar high of red cordial. So from an outsider's perspective I at least have no real bias towards condoning drug use, which is what I'm about to do.

 

 
Laws around drugs are intended to protect us, yet they...

Posted 29 Jun 2011 @ 11:23am

Well if it isn't my old friends Eskimo Joe, who I feel are possibly the worst band to emerge unscathed from the Oz indie scene of the late nineties. Continuing their unfettered success in the realms of soulless chart rock, Love Is A Drug is a shallow but bombastic tune with airy lyrics ("Love is a drug but the drug won't take me higher" - what does that even mean?) and a mechanically...

Posted 21 Jun 2011 @ 10:20am

Chris Mitchell’s latest gory short film,'Meth To Madness' , is a fast-paced rollercoaster ride through the dark world of naivety, methamphetamines and zombie horror.

 

Screening at Bloodfest, the film tells the tale of drug addiction portrayed by an impressionable young woman who finds herself in a crack den of moral abandonment and slaughter. This is Chris’ second short film...
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