Twenty-eight years of existing and the Sweethearts are still creating amazing opportunities for young emerging female talent in the Geelong region, with the most recent being a chance to tour through Europe to some of the world’s biggest festivals.
Poison City Records’ annual throwdown is back for 201, bringing a ripping lineup with it.
Despite his talent, and the sheer volume of praise and support he’s received in his young life, Ben Wright Smith is softly spoken and completely devoid of ego.
Affectionately known as ‘Memphis’ to his Australian friends, Jojo Rainwater – his name comes from his great-grandmother on his father’s side – was born in Tennessee but has resided in Australia since 1993.
Geelong is set to get its biggest psytrance party thanks to Contact High – Melbourne’s largest party-makers of the genre.
When you stop and consider everything that typically goes into a tour, it actually seems like a pretty tough gig. Imagine if, for your work, you had to ride around regional Australia with, say, Greg from marketing or Susan from accounts, living in each others’ pockets. It’d be miserable. The only way it’d work is if you got on with them famously.