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The Dead Love at CMW 2017

April 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

The first thing we need to talk about is the Hair. That’s capital-H Hair. Because, when it comes to The Dead Love, and their Canadian Music Week performance at the [...]

January 9, 1988

January 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Today in 1988, Frank Sinatra was paid $1 million for a single performance in Australia. The performance, which helped to launch a new resort on Australia’s Gold Coast, [...]

October 14, 1972

October 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1972, Joe Cocker and six members of his band were arrested after a concert in Adelaide, Australia, when police allegedly discovered marijuana and heroin in [...]

at Indie Week: Arcane Saints

October 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

Location: Melbourne, Australia Bio: Fronted by a relative of Steve Harris (Iron Maiden) Melbourne rockers ARCANE SAINTS constantly tour the globe in their mission to [...]

October 1, 2004

October 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

Today in 2004, The Lord Mayor of Melbourne officially opened AC/DC Lane. The short, narrow laneway, which runs through Melbourne’s business district, was named after [...]

The Jefferson

March 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Jefferson is one of the few Australian bands playing at Canadian Music Week this year, and I had the chance to catch up with them before their show at the Painted Lady on [...]
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