26 07, 2018

The Power of Non-Power Chords by @GhostlyBeard

By |2020-07-01T09:45:11-04:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: DIY, Guest Author, Stories, Tips|Tags: , , , |

My first attempt at learning classical harmony was a failure! I was 16 or so then and was interested in learning more about music and especially how to write. What stopped me from learning classical harmony was one of the rule that you learn early on: it says that you shouldn't use consecutive fifths. It's the biggest no-no that you will be taught: "Consecutives are the no.1 bad guy in figured bass! You must [...]

25 07, 2018

Jimmy Davis The Record Crate Glebe Sydney Australia 14th June 2018

By |2018-07-25T12:02:08-04:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Guest Author, Live Band Review, Live Concert Review|Tags: , , , , , , |

Jimmy Davis – impressive voice, impressive range, impressive hair. Overall: impressive. Gig date: 14th June 2018 Venue: Record Crate, Glebe, Sydney, Australia Country of origin: Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia Member: Jimmy Davis Support or headline: Headline Good crowd/bad crowd: Great! They were in awe of how he used his voice in so many different ways and tones. Number of times seen band: 1 Crowd participation: Whether you’re looking to your left, or your right [...]

23 07, 2018

Lord Dodongo The Record Crate Glebe Sydney Australia 10th June 2018

By |2018-07-23T09:43:33-04:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Guest Author, Live Band Review, Live Concert Review|Tags: , , , , |

Lord Dodongo – welcome to my kingdom Gig date: 10th June 2018 Venue: Record Crate, Glebe, Sydney, Australia Country of origin: Brookvale, Sydney, Australia Members: Harry, James, Gab, Josh and Jessamyn Support or headline: Headline Good crowd/bad crowd: Crowd was absolutely mental. I swear I saw a few people that jumped way too high in the mosh pit and hit their head and hand on the roof lights. Sold out. Packed and ready! Number [...]

19 07, 2018

A.Swayze and The Ghosts Enmore Theatre Sydney Australia 31st May 2018

By |2018-07-19T09:20:14-04:00July 19th, 2018|Categories: Guest Author, Live Band Review, Live Concert Review|Tags: , , , |

A Swayze and the Ghosts – support for two big-name bands, and still nailed it! Gig date: 31st May 2018 Venue: Enmore Theatre, Newtown, Sydney, Australia Country of origin: Hobart, Australia Members: Andrew Swayze, Hendrik Puss Wipprecht, Zac Blain and Benjamin Simms Support or headline: Support for JET (Melbourne) Good crowd/bad crowd: Crowd seemed to be intrigued with Andrew’s dancing and the way he sings (which was great, very cool and unique) Everyone joined [...]

17 07, 2018

Hammer Switch Oxford Art Factory Gallery Sydney Australia 15th June 2018

By |2018-07-17T08:20:41-04:00July 17th, 2018|Categories: Guest Author, Live Band Review, Live Concert Review|Tags: , , , |

Hammer Switch – turned it on to FULL power Gig date: 15th June 2018 Venue: Oxford Art Factory Gallery, Sydney, Australia Country of origin: Cronulla, Sutherland Shire, Sydney, Australia Members: Mitch, Angus, Chad, Blaise and Kurt Support or headline: Support act for White Bay (Sydney) Good crowd/bad crowd: Crowd was rockin’ out, headbanging, slaying the floor Number of times seen band: 1 Crowd participation: It seemed like everyone was in awe of Mitch’s voice [...]