Let there be rock.
Raising funds for Rachel Tidd’s son who is undergoing treatment for Stage 4 Neuroblastoma.
Melbourne Zoo has unveiled the long list of acts who will be performing as part of its series of Twilights concerts in 2016, including the likes of indie-pop outfit San Cisco, Perth rockers Birds Of Tokyo and roots outfit John Butler Trio. Other acts featured on the eclectic 2016 Melbourne Zoo Twilights program include Jebediah,
Sydney’s 2016 Twilight At Taronga music program has been unveiled, with super-talented acts like Courtney Barnett, Josh Pyke, Birds Of Tokyo, John Butler Trio and The Waifs to perform near the homes of some super-cute Aussie animals. Other acts set to perform against Taronga Zoo’s harbour views next year include Missy Higgins, Björn Again, Violent
National treasure Tex Perkins, like many Australians, is harbouring some fairly negative feelings towards tyrannical man-child fearless leader Tony Abbott. In comments that were funnily enough in no way related to Tone’s party slapping down a conscience vote on same-sex marriage overnight and taking a collective deuce on the dreams of pretty much everyone who
Americana themed music festival Out On The Weekend has today announced the details of its 2015 edition, expanding to Sydney for its second year and featuring the likes of Kasey Chambers, Dawes, Sam Outlaw, Jamestown Revival, Ruby Boots and super-group Tex, Don & Charlie. Named after the Neil Young track from his 1972 album Harvest,
The 2015 Queenscliff Music Festival lineup has expanded, with the addition of 10 more acts. The second lineup announcement for the 19th annual event sees Augie March, L-Fresh the Lion. and The Snowdroppers join the fray, alongside hard-hitting Hammond Organ Trio Cookin’ on 3 Burners, who will be performing with special guest frontman Tex Perkins.
St Kilda’s Prince Bandroom will host a special one-off gig on Australia Day 2015, featuring performances from Tex Perkins & The Ape, British India, Harts and The Cherry Dolls. Tex Perkins & The Ape, consisting of Raul Sanchez of Magic Dirt, Gus Agars of The Dark Horses, Pat Bourke and of course Perkins himself on
The Victorian Labor Party have announced a plan to help save Melbourne’s Palais Theatre from decay, with an investment of up to $13.4 million. Labor Party leader Daniel Andrews has today announced that his opposition government will lead an alliance to help restore the iconic venue. In a press release, Victorian Labor have unveiled a
Tex Perkins, who rose to prominence as a member of Beasts Of Bourbon and The Cruel Sea, will be running as an independent candidate for the marginal seat of Albert Park in the upcoming Victorian State Election. The St Kilda-based Perkins’ primary platform is to raise the necessary funds needed to save beloved but embattled
Australian rocker Tex Perkins will undertake a stint behind bars at the old Parramatta Gaol for Sydney Festival 2015, embodying the spirit of Johnny Cash in a recreation of the legendary singer’s 1968 Folsom Prison concerts. The special one-night only event will take place on 17th January 2015 as part of the Parramatta program for
Acclaimed Australian musicians Gotye, Tex Perkins and Nicky Bomba are joining forces for one night only, banding together to support NGO The Thin Green Line Foundation at their fundraising musical event in honour of World Ranger Day. The concert, which will take place at Melbourne’s Town Hall on August 1st, celebrates the work park rangers
Australian music royalty Tex Perkins has taken to Facebook to express his side of the story regarding news that he jumped the gun on what would have been a massive announcement from Homebake. News that the festival would be moving to the Sydney Opera House broke following an interview on Dig Radio. As it turns
Not one to rest on his laurels, the ever-prolific Tex Perkins is making noise again with his new supergroup The Ape. An Aussie rock icon, frontman for some of Australia’s most important bands and the only Australian worthy of portraying Johnny Cash, Tex is back with something special. Assembling some of Australia’s finest rock talent,
Tex Perkins & The Dark Horses are soon to release their new album Everyone’s Alone, due out this Friday, November 2 via Dark Horse Records / Inertia. Following up last year’s self-titled debut, Tex Perkins & The Dark Horses are currently on tour behind their sophomore record. Having already passed through Tasmania, Perkins and his
Last night’s APRA Awards (Australasian Performing Right Association) saw yet even more accolades handed over to Wally De Backer, more commonly known to his fans as Gotye.
Legendary Sydney rock band The Cruel Sea have announced some tour dates in late November to coincide with their Queenscliff Music festival 2011 appearance. People who have seen this band know that as live performers they’re one of the country’s finest. The Honeymoon Is Over that ranked 57th in the Triple Hottest 100 Australian Albums
After a sell out six week season of performing the Man In Black Show, Tex Perkins will return to his home town of Brisbane to perform a double show with the Dark Horses as well as his new Band of Gold at the Twelfth Night Theatre.