Tag: Alternative Rock

No-nonsense guitar rock: Interview with The Beaches.

From the outset, sisters Jordan Miller on lead vocals and bass and Kylie Miller on lead guitar, together with Leandra […]

I’m still head over feet for Alanis Morrissette.

Some of my closest friends occasionally still ask me why I listen to Alanis nowadays. “Come on Rob, she made […]

Interview with Canadian Singer Songwriter Terra Lightfoot.

Canadian alternative/indie rocker Terra Lightfoot has been strutting her stuff musically speaking since the early 2010’s. She draws heavily from […]

In-depth fan review: Veruca Salt live in Melbourne.

Back in the mid ‘90’s, Veruca Salt was one of the hottest acts. Two headstrong young women, Louise Post and […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Shutterbug’ by Veruca Salt.

Veruca Salt has been on my mind of late, especially because I am seeing them play live in Melbourne next […]

Interview with The Virginmarys’ Ally Dickaty.

Gene Simmons, a few years back said that rock ‘n’ roll was dead! More recently he still stands by that […]

Interview: LA WITCH talk about touring, gig posters and their blistering self-titled debut album.

An almost 8,000 miles flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne (last week) and a case of jet lag couldn’t dampen […]

It’s All About The Bass: Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament.

A Bassist’s importance in a band is on occasions overlooked by music enthusiasts in favour of lead guitarists and drummers. […]

Foo Fighters – ‘Concrete and Gold’ album review.

Foo Fighters – Concrete and Gold (Roswell Records/ RCA). Along with my copy of the Concrete and Gold CD, a little […]

Sarah McLeod – ‘Rocky’s Diner’ album review.

Sarah McLeod – Rocky’s Diner (Kobalt) Though Sarah McLeod is now firmly entrenched in her home state of South Australia as […]