Friday, August 28, 2015

The Apartments Peter Walsh Returns to Brisbane


Just after I found out about Robert Forsters album launch
I heard about the gig of the year.
Peter returns to Brisbane to play one solo show were it all began.
On the back of a French tour and his first album in 15 years released
this year it will a gig not to miss

Sunday 11 October 2015 (opening 7:00pm)

at The Junk Bar's Skukum Lounge ( venue info )
215 Waterworks Rd, Ashgrove
www.thejunkbar.com.au

Get your tickets here

Robert Forster Album launch with special guestsHalfway 21 Nov



Im very excited to post this gig Robert Forster has a new album
his first in 7 years and supporting him is the brilliant halfway.
I have got my tickets seein Im out of the country next month.
Cant wait for the new album!

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Lovs e Blur gig on sunday !!

It feels like christmas .. I can't wait until sunday arvo to see the fantastic Lovs e Blur play for the second Orient Rock gig.


https://www.facebook.com/events/402136356655296/

The gig celebrates the golden times that the Orient Hotel in the city had some great bands happening.
This ol gig flyer shows the finest times I had on sundays with Toxic Garden Gnomes and Howlin Moondoggies.

Entry from time off special edition for brisbane bands.



a few more old flyers..

a great interview here - https://www.mixcloud.com/CurvedRadio/curved-radio-210-230815-mrk-interviews-andrea-smith-wendy-seary-about-oriental-rock/




Sunday, August 16, 2015

Vital Juices 2nd Birthday Party


My local celebrated its 2nd birthday this weekend
with all kind of fun activities. It is an excellent shop
and Grant has built a fine establishment and goes
out of his way to support the local music scene.
Its quiet incredible how such record stores have 
come back into their own after almost disappearing.
Congratulations and 
heres to many more years!






                                          

























Friday, June 19, 2015

Spiny Norman Conspiracy - Firm But Fair

1990 ep from long forgotten Brisband Spiny Norman Conspiracy, I don't know a great deal about the band other than the vocalist was in my class at school, and included a member from Presidents Eleven (although I could be wrong).
Any info would be great though... just leave it in the comments :)

HERE 'tis

Monday, April 20, 2015

Record store day 2015 Vital Juices Redcliffe


Well the grooviest record shop in Brisbane put on a fine day of
celebration for this years record store day.
Both The Floyd Family Breakdown and Halfway returned to entertain,
there was a great turn out and the shop did brisk business
What a great vibe and I got some fantastic records.
Including the Apartments re-released deluxe debut.
Congrats to Grant and the team for another great day!