It’s beyond a reunion now
UPDATE 17/12/15 5.50pm: Soundwave 2016 has been officially cancelled. It’s finally here, the Soundwave 2016 drip-feed has burst and the festival’s first major lineup announcement has arrived, featuring headliners heavy metal titans Disturbed. That’s right, prepare to get down with the sickness. Announced live from Music Feeds studio in an Australian first, Soundwave’s latest 2016
UPDATE 17/12/15 5.50pm: Soundwave 2016 has been officially cancelled. The Soundwave 2016 drip feed continues, with Refused becoming the fourth act to be officially locked in for next year’s heavy music spectacular. The Swedish hardcore heroes last toured Australia in 2012, and their triumphant return will see them backed by their latest album (and first
Refused are preparing to unleash their first album in 17 years, Freedom, upon the world, and the Swedish hardcore heroes are offering fans another taste of what the new LP has to offer via the brand new track, Françafrique. The schizophrenic tune teams sometimes chunky and sometimes funky riffage with all-out-assault vocals with a children’s
Refused are fucking alive! It’s been almost two decades since Refused released their last LP, The Shape Of Punk To Come. Most of the kids who snapped up the 1998 album when it first came out probably have kids of their own now. And this year, both generations will be able to enjoy the hardcore
Heavy metal heroes Metallica will headline the main stage of England’s Reading and Leeds festivals next year, marking their fourth R&L appearance, and their first since headlining in 2008. Metallica’s headline set at both festivals will be a “UK Festival Exclusive performance”, organisers have said. The 2015 Reading and Leeds bill will also feature English
Refused are NOT fucking dead! The headline rang loud and clear when Refused were announced on the Coachella Festival bill, alongside fellow reformers At the Drive-In, and the post punk and hardcore world went into meltdown. After years of denying a reunion was on the cards, Sweden’s most revered musical export were back on board,
It was one of the most anticipated reunions of the whole bunch, but unfortunately all good things must come to an end. Swedish punk rockers Refused have now announced their last and final show of their recent reunion tour, to take place at their hometown of Umeå, Sweden. The news came with a bit of
The Refused are not fucking dead, indeed! Today long-running rumours have been confirmed that the newly reformed seminal Swedish punk outfit Refused will be coming to Australia.
Refused have always been one of the most loved-up punk acts, though they love they have been receiving this past year is totally next level. Having reunited for a string of dates, the world is currently waiting, watching for their opportunity to witness Refused.
Footage of Sweedish Rockers, Refused, playing their first live show in 14 years has emerged online.
The festival of all festivals has announced its 2012 lineup.
Dennis Lyxzén is a man who just can’t keep still. Having shot to fame with the hugely popular post hardcore band Refused, he has continued to move on to different projects since the bands demise in 1999. There’s been International Noise Conspiracy, his new wave outfit The Lost Patrol and now his new straight out