In the simplest of venues, with no light show or computer-controlled sequencing and amp modelling, this is pure old school performance and a snapshot of the current Aussie metal scene.
We came to see the Gods of War punish the crowd song after song, and that’s what they did!
Comedy and the PC landscape in general changed in 30 years but this is Kevin Bloody Wilson heartland.
The power, emotion, and honesty of renowned singer/songwriter Toni Childs was enough to cause tears in the audience – myself included, during her recent Retrospective tour.
True to his word, Steve pulls no punches and makes no apologies with his words.
At The Gates are without a doubt the best in the genre and they proved that to everyone at Max Watts who had the pleasure of seeing the Swedish death metal band from Gothenburg.
For all of you that didn’t go, let this be a reminder to get out to gigs rail, hail or shine because you might just miss the best gig of 2019 by the best band in 2019.
Thanks to Soundworks and Direct Touring for doing what those before them couldn’t (or wouldn’t?) ever do!
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