On Friday last week the band Tropical Fuck Storm released yet another new video clip for the song The Future Of History! So come Tuesday I figure to catalog the history of promo videos by singer-songwriter Gareth Liddiard with his The Drones, … Continue reading Complete Video Clips: TFS, Gaz and The Drones
Right, it’s been just week off doing my yearly playlist but I’m back at it now! Surprise, surprise! So the verdict is, I can’t just miss out the 60’s! Well, you ask for it so get the bloody sixties! Starting … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1969?
After about a couple of weeks of listening to this brand new album comes the Aussie tour and I’m so silly to got to both west coast dates, here’s what happen! But first a little about my little views of … Continue reading New Music: A Laughing Death In Meatspace by TFS + Live Gigs: TFS @ Badlands & Mojo’s
Passing away just hours before his benefit concert to take place here in Perth so becoming a tribute show to him. He’s yet another under-rated Aussie muso, little known fact is Brian is from Perth too! Brian Hooper was diagnosed with … Continue reading Remembering: Brian Hooper + Live Gigs: I Get Up Again @ Claremont Showgrounds
So I’m doing back to back 70’s and finishing the early to mid seventy’s all off today! Here’s where you find 1970, 1971 and you are looking at 72 right now, 73 was just yesterday’s post and then here’s 1974 and 1975. … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1972?
Aussie’s Tropical Fuck Storm (TFS) – You Let My Tyres Down Brazil’s FingerFingerrr – Rollz Royce Indonesia’s The Trees & The Wild – Zaman, Zaman That don’t called it the Perth International Arts Fest (PIAF) for nothing! Last year my big highlight was a Melbourne … Continue reading Live Gigs: Tropical F*** Storm + FingerFingerrr + The Trees & The Wild @ PIAF Festival Gardens
So trying to catch up on everything and blogging about it too of what I missed while away might be totally impossible! But I just have post up this cover by Laura Jean of The Drones epic song from last … Continue reading Cover Versions: The Drones’ Taman Shud by Laura Jean
The Drones live @ The Triffid, Brisbane, 6th May 2016 Setlist: Private Execution, The Minotaur, Boredom, To Think That I Once Loved You, Then They Came For Me, I See Seaweed, Six Ways To Sunday, I Am The Supercargo. The Drones live @ … Continue reading Live Gigs: The Drones 2016 Live Recordings @ The Triffid, Brisbane & PBS Radio, Melbourne
So Wednesday’s post has to be this, just uploaded today to YouTube is full gig recorded last year in HD at the Melbourne pub The Tote. The Drones leader Gareth Liddiard called this venue their spiritually home when these … Continue reading Great Watching: The Drones Live @ The Tote 2016
Well, both The Drones and Gareth Liddiard played shows at the Fremantle Festival this year. Yes, that’s pretty much the same artist but one gig he played solo and the other one with his long time band. I’ve never seen him perform both shows like these with only a day in-between, it’s always the band and/or solo shows/tours. It’s a pity they didn’t book three gigs with that side-project called MK-Ultra which is him on electric guitar with a drum machine and Dan and Steve on keyboards playing Drones songs but I don’t know if anyone else want to see that, … Continue reading Live Gigs: The Drones & Gareth Liddiard @ Fremantle Festival
The 100th post today! To celebrate I haven’t done a Playlist post since getting back into my blog thingy here over the last couple of weeks now. I’ve not done one on The Drones really too, they’re in two posts as kind-off footnotes … Continue reading Playlist: Best of The Drones Live from YouTube
So just to confirm now this song really has to be my fave track from the new album Feelin Kinda Free by The Drones. It’s got to have a post just for itself and about the gig. They played it last night … Continue reading Live Gigs: Drones @ Rosie’s + Wicked Songs: Then They Came For Me by The Drones
I’ve got to write something about the new album by The Drones called Feelin Kinda Free now that I’ve heard it in full. Well, it seems I’m getting hits now on my old post about it which was just about the … Continue reading New Music: Feelin Kinda Free by The Drones
Right, finally we have a release date March 18 2016. The album title to The Drones seventh album is Feelin Kinda Free, here’s the album cover too! Feelin Kinda Free tracklisting: 1. Private Execution 2. Taman Shud 3. Then They … Continue reading Shall Be Released: Feelin Kinda Free by The Drones
Right I wasn’t at any of these shows but I do wish I was at all of them! Anyway the 2015 Europe tour is now all over for another year which seems it’s going to be a yearly annual event … Continue reading Playlist: The Drones Europe Tour 2015
Right, to start with I’ve not been posting as much as I would like too, oh well what can I do? Post more, I guess. Anyway here’s a another reason I when I Melbourne about a month ago. I totally … Continue reading Live Gigs: Gareth Liddiard @ National Gallery of Victoria’s Friday Nights