Tomorrow is national Record Store Day, and there is no better way to support local, independent record shops across the region than checking out what they have to offer.
Melbourne’s The Cactus Channel have been pushing the boundaries of soul music since they first formed back in high school.
When Chris McEwen, bass player and front man of Adelaide’s favourite thrash band, Hidden Intent, says they’re hell-bent on incorporating their different musical influences onto their forthcoming second album – you’d better believe it.
It takes some serious effort to remain relevant in a career that spans literal decades. Granted, they had a bit of a break in the middle, but British rock legends The Darkness still haven’t lost the spark they had when they first burst in to the international rock scene with their seminal debut Permission to Land back in 2003.
Like a fine wine, long-time singer, songwriter and acoustic music legend Mike McClellan is only getting better with age. “I certainly think I’m singing better than I ever have.”
With the sold out Bendigo edition of Groovin’ the Moo festival on Saturday, May 6 quickly approaching, we thought we’d put together a bit of playlist