“U Ffffk’n stitched me up, Matty.”
He claims a gym injury has put him out of action.
Who could it be?
“A lot of you have been mean lately.”
Silverchair aren’t a band — at least, not right now — but that hasn’t stopped the group’s frontman, Daniel Johns, from performing some Silverchair classics at his debut solo show in Sydney last night, as part of Vivid LIVE 2015. Johns’ Sydney Opera House performance largely featured his recently-released debut solo album, Talk, but Johns
But Jet might be
AC/DC have commenced their epic worldwide Rock or Bust Tour recently, kicking things off in Germany before making their way down under for stadium gigs this November and the rumour mill is awhirl on who will support their Aussie dates, with an anonymous Triple M source dropping a fairly epic claim. Talking on the Grill
Daniel Johns will release his first solo EP Aerial Love tomorrow, which sees him trade his rock guitar for a more down-tempo electronic sound. But, speaking to triple J’s Matt and Alex this morning, the singer wouldn’t completely rule out returning to the Silverchair sound which made him a household name. Breakfast host Matt Okine
From new 4-track EP due in March!
Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns has appeared in a Newcastle court today, pleading guilty to “mid-range” drink driving and has been ordered to attend traffic school. The Newcastle Herald reports, the 35-year-old musician was pulled over by police while driving his black Jaguar above the speed limit in his home suburb of Merewether, in Newcastle, on
Remember the good times
A reported three years in the making, Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns has finally confirmed, via the band’s Facebook page, that he will release his first solo album some time this year. “Daniel’s been busy in the studio of late and we’re excited to now be able to share what he’s been up to with you,”
Grinspoon frontman Phil Jamieson and Big Day Out CEO Adam Zammit are bringing Rock N Ride back to Oz in 2014, assembling a crew and undertaking a massive motorbike ride down the east coast to raise funds for headspace, the National Youth Mental Health Foundation. The team are set to ride the 1,500 miles between
While recently discussing the early days of grunge, a term he himself coined, Mudhoney frontman Mark Arm decided to single out a few acts that he considers to be copycats of the original Seattle-based sound, notably singling out Stone Temple Pilots and Australia’s golden boys, Silverchair. “Before [grunge] became a noun it was used as
When Aussie hip hop star Illy stepped up to triple j‘s Like A Version this morning, the Melburnian rapper wasn’t content with just covering one song outside of his genre, as per the usual brief, but instead put his own spin on Silverchair, Hilltop Hoods, Paul Kelly and Flume in one handy little five minute
It’s no secret that Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns and Empire Of The Sun’s main man Luke Steele are bros, but we’ve now learnt that the two are working their relationship towards the ultimate bromance – releasing an album together. In a recent interview with Pedestrian, Steele has spilled the beans, painting a picture of a
It’s a collaboration that would be straight out of left field, but according to the clues in a video recently posted by 360, Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns has lent his stunning vocal abilities to a forthcoming single set to feature on Sixty’s highly anticipated new album. It hasn’t been confirmed, but a cheeky clue at
So April Fools Day is done for another year (at least locally, and some jokes from the other side of the world are soon to be past their official used-by date too).
When you go into “indefinite hibernation”, it’s understandable if you disappear off the radar for a bit and don’t get up to many activities. And – at least in the public’s eyes – that’s exactly the case with Silverchair bass player Chris Joannou. While bandmates Ben Gillies and Daniel Johns have popped up over the