Tag: Metropolis Touring

HELLYEAH – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – August 27, 2015

HELLYEAH – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – August 27, 2015

It’s been three years since Hellyeah have hit Aussie shores, and with a new album ‘Blood For Blood’ in tow, I’m sure tonight is gonna be off the hook, the chain and anything else things can be off. So get ready… Carbon Black opened the show to a nice little crowd that grew ever so slightly after each song. These […]

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HELLYEAH – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – August 27, 2015

HELLYEAH – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – August 27, 2015

Date: Thursday August 27, 2015 Venue: The Metro Theatre, Sydney Presented by: Metropolis Touring Support by: Bellusira & Carbon Black Photos by:  Annette Geneva – Every Day Is Saturday Images should not be reproduced without consent of photographer and MTRBWY  

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HELLYEAH Tour Kicks of this week. Fans to help create live DVD to immortalise tour.

HELLYEAH Tour Kicks of this week. Fans to help create live DVD to immortalise tour.

HELLYEAH will conclude their 17 month World Tour (2014-2015) with 3 shows in New Zealand, 5 shows in Australia and 2 shows in Japan. The BLOOD FOR BLOOD tour will have been seen by over 1 million fans in Canada, USA, Europe and Asia since April 2014. Since the BLOOD FOR BLOOD album and touring cycle has been such a success, the band has come […]

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Matt Taylor of Motion City Soundtrack

Matt Taylor of Motion City Soundtrack

“Basically we took about a year to write songs which we’d never done before, so we had a lot of material diving into that period to choose from to put on the album, so it was actually a bit tedious trying to pick all the best ideas, we actually felt like we were very productive, we made a lot of […]

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Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness – The Factory Theatre, Sydney – August 22, 2015

Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness – The Factory Theatre, Sydney – August 22, 2015

Date: Saturday 22 August, 2015 Venue: The Factory Theatre, Sydney Presented by: Metropolis Touring / Taperjean Music Support by: Mike Waters Photos by: Gwendolyn Lee – Gwendolyn Lee Photography Images should not be reproduced without consent of photographer and MTRBWY  

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Andrew McMahon of Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness

Andrew McMahon of Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness

“I met a bunch of people along the way that really excited me and inspired me in a new way towards creating and I think about after a year or so of kind of time away from making music for myself, I jumped in and started writing songs and gearing up to start the Wilderness project.” ANDREW MCMAHON needs no introduction […]

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Vinnie Paul of Hellyeah

Vinnie Paul of Hellyeah

“…it’s hard to keep the ship floating in the right direction when you’ve got some people that are trying to lean it off to the side. So once we were able to get rid of the people that were the problem, everything really fell in line with myself, Tom and Chad, we’ve always been on the same page and we […]

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Seether – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – July 3, 2015

Seether – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – July 3, 2015

Date: Friday 3 July, 2015 Venue: The Metro Theatre, Sydney Presented by: Metropolis Touring Support by: Glass Ocean – Red Bee Photos by: Gwendolyn Lee – Gwendolyn Lee Photography Images should not be reproduced without consent of photographer and MTRBWY Check out our review of the show HERE      

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Seether – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – July 3, 2015

Seether – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – July 3, 2015

It’s been two and a half years since Seether have graced our shores and tonight they’re back in a big way, with a new album out they’re ready to Isolate and Medicate Sydney tonight and everyone is ready. I made it in to catch the last few tracks from Glass Ocean, now they were good but maybe in a different […]

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Shaun Morgan of Seether

Shaun Morgan of Seether

“Musically I think nothing’s changed and I think we’re more comfortable than we were back then, back then it was more of a question of ok we have to find where we fit in the musical landscape, we have to find where we fit in and I think now we just don’t care about that, we just write music we […]

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LIFEHOUSE ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND TOUR

LIFEHOUSE ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND TOUR

With over 15 million albums sold, American alternative rockers Lifehouse have been making waves all over the globe. From their debut single “Hanging by a Moment”, and with hits such as “You and Me”, “First Time”, “Broken” and “Whatever it Takes”, LIFEHOUSE have continued to astound audiences; and now for their first ever string of headline shows LIFEHOUSE are coming […]

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MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK announce Australian & New Zealand Tour.

MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK announce Australian & New Zealand Tour.

THIS IS A CELEBRATION!!! MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK will be hitting our shores this August celebrating the 10-year anniversary of their critically acclaimed and fan favourite sophomore album ‘Commit This To Memory’. Released in June 2005, ‘Commit This To Memory’ went on to become an instant classic of the genre, a sublime concoction of energetic melodies, catchy hooks, thumping drums and bursting keys.  A riveting […]

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Sebastian Bach announces Australian Tour – The Original Voice Of Skid Row!

Sebastian Bach announces Australian Tour – The Original Voice Of Skid Row!

“Fists pumped and enthusiastic shouts of ‘You rock!’ and ‘F*ck yeah!’ painted the concert hall as Sebastian Bach swung his microphone and head banged as if it were still 1988.” – Tahoe On Stage “He IS the voice of Skid Row, and if you want to hear the songs the way you remember them, ‘Sebastian Bach’ is the band to […]

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Yngwie Malmsteen

Yngwie Malmsteen

“There’s a saying, there’s only two man-made objects that can be seen from outer space, The Great Wall of China and the Malmsteen Marshall stacks *laughs*.” From release: Yngwie J. Malmsteen has been blowing minds across the globe with his incredible guitar skills and showmanship for over 35 years and in June 2015, Yngwie and his band will be returning to Australia […]

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Markus Grosskopf of Helloween

Markus Grosskopf of Helloween

“…but in general Helloween sounds like Helloween sounds and you cannot go any other way you know, so it was clear from the beginning that it might be slightly different sound from record to record, but in general you have a very Helloween-y sound which is great.” From release: When you think of Power Metal, one of the first bands […]

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HELLOWEEN announce Australian tour

HELLOWEEN announce Australian tour

The God Given Right – Australian Tour 2015 When you think of Power Metal, one of the first bands that come to your mind is the German LegendsHELLOWEEN! It’s not just a coincidence – they’ve played countless festivals all over the globe to a massive audience, and furthermore, they have taken their enthralling live performances as headline tours all over […]

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HELLYEAH announce Australian and New Zealand Tour – August 2015

HELLYEAH announce Australian and New Zealand Tour – August 2015

“This isn’t a rock concert. We’re in this together. We are a fuckin’ family, and this is Heavy Metal Psychotherapy 101!” – Chad Gray HELLYEAH Brace yourself for full on METAL assault when HELLYEAH return to our shores after long 5 years for a headline tour of Australia & NZ this coming August! – This will be their first tour […]

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ANDREW MCMAHON announces ”IN THE WILDERNESS” Australian Tour

ANDREW MCMAHON announces ”IN THE WILDERNESS” Australian Tour

Performing songs from his critically acclaimed solo release alongside favourites from JACK’S MANNEQUIN and SOMETHING CORPORATE ANDREW MCMAHON needs no introduction fronting the seminal rock band SOMETHING CORPORATEand JACK’S MANNEQUIN, his introspective lyrics and dazzling voice has amassed a reverent and dedicated fan base across the world. The journey wasn’t an easy one, despite the outward signs of success, beating cancer, selling out […]

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Opeth – The Enmore Theatre, Sydney – May 3, 2015

Opeth – The Enmore Theatre, Sydney – May 3, 2015

Ok so I’ve never seen Opeth before and I’ve been told this will be an experience so I’m looking forward to this. Having recently spoken to Mikael, I’ve been looking forward to this for a while now, so let’s go! An excited Sleepmakeswaves tick something off their bucket list tonight as they open for Opeth, now in seeing these guys […]

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Ace Frehley – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – April 30, 2015

Ace Frehley – The Metro Theatre, Sydney – April 30, 2015

There are a few iconic guitarists in the world, you can name them, but one that I’ll name is Ace Frehley. You know him from KISS, yeah, that band, but without the makeup Ace is still as iconic and he’s back in Australia for the first time in a while to treat us to his live show in support of […]

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SEETHER Announce Australian Tour!

SEETHER Announce Australian Tour!

 Multi-platinum alt-rock trio SEETHER will be returning to Australia to celebrate the release of their 6th album ‘Isolate And Medicate’. Having sold over 5 million albums, SEETHER is the biggest rock act to come out of South Africa ever! From headline runs to festival appearances all across the globe, the band has amassed an exceptionally loyal fan base, and this […]

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Switchfoot – The Hi-Fi, Sydney – April 1, 2015

Switchfoot – The Hi-Fi, Sydney – April 1, 2015

Review by: Gwendolyn Lee Arriving at The Hi-Fi once doors opened, I was met with the longest line I’ve ever seen at the venue, especially this early into the night, travelling all the way down the side of the venue and across to the car park. Tonight was going to be a great night to see Switchfoot live once again, […]

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Switchfoot – The Hi-Fi, Sydney – April 1, 2015

Switchfoot – The Hi-Fi, Sydney – April 1, 2015

Date: Wednesday April 1, 2015 Venue: The Hi-Fi, Sydney Presented by: Metropolis Touring Support By: Breakaway Photos by:  Annette Geneva Images should not be reproduced without consent of photographer and MTRBWY   Check out our review of the night HERE Check out our recent interview with Jon Foreman HERE  

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David Ellefson – The Factory Theatre, Sydney – March 26, 2015

David Ellefson – The Factory Theatre, Sydney – March 26, 2015

They always say that there’s a first time for everything, so here I am at The Factory Theatre in Sydney to see not only a spoken word tour, but my first experience in seeing one. So a pretty good way to start is with David Ellefson, Megadeth’s co-founder and bass player, but more on him shortly… Carbon Black open proceedings […]

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AT THE GATES announce Australian tour

AT THE GATES announce Australian tour

If there is a name that is synonymous with Swedish melodic death metal, it has to be the one and only At The Gates. Known as one of the forefathers of what would become Swedish melodic death metal, At The Gates set a benchmark with their iconic 1995 album ‘Slaughter Of The Soul’ – a release that would be an […]

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OPETH Announce Australian Tour

OPETH Announce Australian Tour

Swedish progressive metal heroes Opeth are set to return to Australia in 2015 in support of their 11th album ‘Pale Communion’. Hailed as one of the most influential progressive metal bands in the world, Opeth have an ever-growing fanatically loyal fan base in Australia and are returning for a headline run after their highly successful ‘Heritage’ tour in 2013. One factor which makes Opeth’s live shows second to […]

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Mick Box of Uriah Heep

Mick Box of Uriah Heep

“I think the essence of it all is that we’ve still got the same passion and edge we’ve had for our music and we’re driven by that, and to be in the band at this juncture just to enjoy it, writing new songs, recording new songs, playing new songs and doing live shows, it’s as simple as that really, we’ve […]

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MACHINE HEAD announce Australian tour

MACHINE HEAD announce Australian tour

Metropolis Touring & Tombowler are extremely excited to present AN EVENING WITH MACHINE HEAD Hailing from Oakland, California, Machine Head are one of the biggest names in Metal. Every worthwhile musical subculture needs its heroes and Machine Head have been just that for the past 20 years. Starting with the earth-shattering prescience of 1994’s “Burn My Eyes” and continuing up […]

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ACE FREHLEY – The KISS Legend returns to Australia!

ACE FREHLEY – The KISS Legend returns to Australia!

“From KISS classics to tracks from his newest album, Space Invader, and everything in between, fans would be hard pressed to leave wanting much more.” – Fangoria Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee ACE FREHLEY has announced his first Australian shows since 2010! “I can’t wait to get down to Australia with this new lineup. I’ll be performing ACE […]

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SWITCHFOOT announce April 2015 Sydney and Melbourne shows

SWITCHFOOT announce April 2015 Sydney and Melbourne shows

Metropolis Touring and Tombowler are proud to announce two intimate shows in Melbourne and Sydney for Switchfoot . Switchfoot’s incredible energetic live show hits 170 Russell in Melbourne and The Hi-Fi in Sydney. With hit songs like ‘Meant To Live’, ‘Dare You to Move’, ‘This Is Your Life’, ‘Dirty Second Hands’, ‘When We Come Alive’, ’Stars’ and ‘Mess Of Me’, […]

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