Tag: Sony Music Australia

Tim Commerford of Prophets of Rage

Tim Commerford of Prophets of Rage

“Ultimately we’re taking that song to the stage and we are going to play that song better than we recorded it and better from show to show and that’s what me and Tom and Brad have always strived for is to be better than what we recorded and to try to be better live…” From Release: Prophets Of Rage came […]

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Rival Fire

Rival Fire

“…it’s not a self-help sort of record, it’s just an awareness thing without being preachy that’s just how I write and it just sort of fell out that way, but it’s more about the duality of man sort of situation like there’s always an internal struggle no matter if you’re singing in a huge band or if you’re laying bricks […]

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Amy Lee of Evanescence: Photo Credit: P.R. Brown.

EVANESCENCE announce new studio album ‘Synthesis’ + release first taste of album

EVANESCENCE announce their fourth studio album SYNTHESIS to be released later this year via Sony Music Entertainment Australia. SYNTHESIS will feature a re-imagining of some of EVANESCENCE’s best-loved songs with the spotlight on full orchestra, electronics combined with the band and Amy Lee’s virtuoso piano and voice. The band released the first taste of the album with a stunning new reworking of the band’s biggest hit, ‘Bring Me To […]

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FOO FIGHTERS ninth opus ‘Concrete and Gold’ announced

“I wanted it to be the biggest sounding Foo Fighters record ever. To make a gigantic rock record but with Greg Kurstin’s sense of melody and arrangement… Motorhead’s version of Sgt. Pepper… or something like that.” So speaks Dave Grohl of the mission statement made manifest in Foo Fighters’ ninth epic, the aptly titled CONCRETE AND GOLD, due out September […]

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Body Count – The Big Top, Sydney – June 3, 2017

Body Count – The Big Top, Sydney – June 3, 2017

It’s been twenty two years since Body Count were in Australia and tonight is something I know I’m looking forward to as are the many here! The crowds were a little sparse for Void of Vision and A.B. Original but both bands even with their completely differing styles did a great job warming up the Body Count hungry crowd and […]

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PROPHETS OF RAGE prepare to ‘Unfuck The World’. Revolutionary musicians announce new album and share video for lead track

PROPHETS OF RAGE prepare to ‘Unfuck The World’. Revolutionary musicians announce new album and share video for lead track

PROPHETS OF RAGE: TOM MORELLO, TIM COMMERFORD, BRAD WILK, CHUCK D, B-REAL and DJ LORD SET TO RELEASE THEIR EXPLOSIVE, SELF-TITLED DEBUT ALBUM SEPTEMBER 15 ON SONY MUSIC AUSTRALIA  WATCH THE VIDEO FOR THE POLITICALLY CHARGED LEAD TRACK ‘UNFUCK THE WORLD’ DIRECTED BY MICHAEL MOORE WATCH HERE Prophets Of Rage: Tom Morello, Tim Commerford, Brad Wilk, Chuck D, B-Real and DJ Lord will release […]

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BODY COUNT’S Bloodlust tour kicks off next week. SYDNEY venue change

BODY COUNT’S Bloodlust tour kicks off next week. SYDNEY venue change

In under two weeks ICE-T’S BODY COUNT will tour Australia for their first Australian tour in 22 years supported by A.B. ORIGINAL and VOID OF VISION. BODY COUNT will now play Big Top Luna Park on Saturday 3 June (no change of date) in Sydney. Tickets purchased for the Hordern Pavilion show are valid for Big Top Luna Park and will allow […]

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DEGREED to release new album!

DEGREED to release new album!

Degreed have shared the stage with greats like Europe, Turbonegro, Millencolin among others and they have been touring and gaining fans all over the world. In the fall of 2010 Degreed released their critically acclaimed debut album “Life, love, loss”. Having recorded the first album with producer Erik Lidbom, the band thought it made perfect sense to do the same […]

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Papa Roach – Crooked Teeth

Papa Roach – Crooked Teeth

Papa Roach are back and after their last album ‘F.E.A.R’ which we loved we’re ready to hear what the guys have come up with over the last couple of years, the result being ‘Crooked Teeth’ and I feel like they’re crooked from that kick they gave them back in 2010, but that’s just speculation. Opening the album with ‘Break The […]

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ALICE COOPER Announces Worldwide Signing To earMUSIC. New Studio Album ‘Paranormal’ To Be Released On July 28

ALICE COOPER Announces Worldwide Signing To earMUSIC. New Studio Album ‘Paranormal’ To Be Released On July 28

earMUSIC is proud to announce the worldwide signing of legendary shock-rocker Alice Cooper. “Paranormal”, Alice Cooper’s new studio album, his first in 6 years, will be released on July 28 via earMUSIC/Sony Music Australia as 2CD Digipak, 2LP, Limited Box Set and Digital. The 12 track album has been recorded in Nashville with long-time collaborator Bob Ezrin and features a very […]

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TOMMY EMMANUEL announces September 2017 tour!

“When you see him playing you think ‘Oh my god, he’s doing that all by himself’.” – Eric Idle, Monty Python “Imagine Chet Atkins with the testosterone of Eddie Van Halen…” – Steve Vai   Australia’s world acclaimed acoustic guitar icon Tommy Emmanuel CGP returns home this September, for an increasingly rare capital city tour. Tommy brings the power and […]

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BODY COUNT announce A.B. ORIGINAL and VOID OF VISION as support acts on the Bloodlust tour. VIP packages now available!

BODY COUNT announce A.B. ORIGINAL and VOID OF VISION as support acts on the Bloodlust tour. VIP packages now available!

Strap yourself in as ICE-T’S BODY COUNT announce some very special guests for their first Australian tour in 22 years. They’ll be performing in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne with A.B. ORIGINAL and VOID OF VISION. A.B. ORIGINAL write songs in the spirit of N.W.A and West Side Connection, while lyrically bringing attention to issues closer to home. Respectively coming from the Yorta Yorta and Ngarrindjeri tribes, […]

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BODY COUNT return to Australia for the first time in 22 years for the ‘Bloodlust Tour’ Tickets on sale now!

BODY COUNT return to Australia for the first time in 22 years for the ‘Bloodlust Tour’ Tickets on sale now!

The wait is finally over, TEG LIVE & SONY Music are proud to announceBODY COUNT’S eagerly-awaited return to Australia in June seeing the band perform in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne for the first time in 22 years to celebrate the release of their highly anticipated album Bloodlust. The Australian Bloodlust Tour will be the first BODY COUNT shows in the world to support the release […]

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ICE-T’S BODY COUNT ‘Bloodlust’ is out today!! Confirmed return to Australia

ICE-T’S BODY COUNT ‘Bloodlust’ is out today!! Confirmed return to Australia

BODY COUNT CONFIRMED TO RETURN TO AUSTRALIA FOR THEIR FIRST SHOWS IN 22 YEARS THIS JUNE PRESENTED BY TEG LIVE & SONY MUSIC – ON SALE DETAILS TO BE REVEALED NEXT WEEK. JOIN THE WAITLIST HERE The wait is finally over, as ICE-T’s BODY COUNT is back and more vicious than ever. Their highly-anticipated new, full-length album, Bloodlust, is out […]

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Body Count – Bloodlust

Body Count – Bloodlust

Body Count is back in The House, and I for one am extremely ready for this album and what the band is going to give us this time around. So let’s settle in and press play on an album I feel like music needs today… Sirens, heavy guitars, riffs, a warning message from Dave Mustaine set up the beginning of […]

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Ernie C of Body Count

Ernie C of Body Count

“Twenty five years ago we wrote ‘Cop Killer’ and we were young and thinking we were going to change the world, so twenty five years later we’re basically writing the same stuff. Over the years musicians have lost their voice, their scream and put into the music the way the people really feel, the outrage of the people should be […]

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PAPA ROACH announce the release of their ninth studio album ‘Crooked Teeth’ out May 19

PAPA ROACH announce the release of their ninth studio album ‘Crooked Teeth’ out May 19

Papa Roach announce the May 19 release of their ninth-studio album,Crooked Teeth via Eleven Seven Music/Sony Music Australia. The band has already given fans of taste of album with the November release of the title track, Crooked Teeth and the explosive new single Help,  both of which will be instantly available to those who pre-order the album HERE. Crooked Teeth will be available […]

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MIDNIGHT OIL world tour sells over 200,000 tickets | 25 shows already sold out | Extra Syd & Melb shows to be announced soon due to phenomenal demand

MIDNIGHT OIL world tour sells over 200,000 tickets | 25 shows already sold out | Extra Syd & Melb shows to be announced soon due to phenomenal demand

Midnight Oil’s “The Great Circle 2017” world tour has struck a massive global chord with music fans. Over 200,000 tickets have been snapped up in just the first few days. All 14 North American shows have sold out plus ‘house full’ signs are already up for many other venues including London’s Hammersmith Apollo and the iconic Olympia Theatre in Paris. […]

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ICE-T’S BODY COUNT announce new album ‘Bloodlust’ out March 31

ICE-T’S BODY COUNT announce new album ‘Bloodlust’ out March 31

The wait is finally over, as ICE-T’s BODY COUNT is back and more vicious than ever. Their highly-anticipated new, full-length album, Bloodlust, is set for a March 31st release via Century Media Records and the impactful music video for the scathing new track, No Lives Matter, can be viewed now below. Bloodlust features guest collaborations from Dave Mustaine (Megadeth), Randy […]

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DRAGONFORCE New Album ‘Reaching Into Infinity’ Coming May 19

DRAGONFORCE New Album ‘Reaching Into Infinity’ Coming May 19

International metal superstars DRAGONFORCE have revealed details of their forthcoming, brand new studio album! Reaching Into Infinity will be released via EarMUSIC/Sony Music Australia on May 19. Formats are, Digital, CD, LP and a special edition CD and DVD. Recording the bulk of the album at Fascination Street Studios, Sweden, with producer Jens Bogren, the band also laid down tracks […]

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MIDNIGHT OIL announce ‘The Great Circle 2017’ World Tour + major archival releases

MIDNIGHT OIL announce ‘The Great Circle 2017’ World Tour + major archival releases

Legendary Australian rock band and agitators Midnight Oil today announced their first World Tour in over two decades. They also unveiled plans to release three archival box sets including a collection called “The Overflow Tank” which will contain more than 14 hours of previously unreleased and rare material. “The Great Circle 2017” World Tour will see the group’s classic line-up […]

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DEEP PURPLE: To Release New Album InFinite, April 7 via EarMusic/Sony Music Australia

One of the most influential rock bands of all time, Deep Purple, will release their brand new studio album inFinite on April 7 via earMUSIC/Sony Music Australia InFinite is the highly anticipated follow up to their most recent worldwide chart topping album 2013’s NOW What?!, The tour that followed sold over a million tickets worldwide. InFinite is classic Purple, 70’s swagger, roaring guitar […]

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LESS THAN JAKE to release new EP ‘Sound The Alarm’ on February 3

LESS THAN JAKE to release new EP ‘Sound The Alarm’ on February 3

Influential Gainesville punk band Less Than Jake has announced plans to release a new EP titled Sound The Alarm on February 3rd with their new label Pure Noise Records. Fans can pre-order the record and stream a brand new song called Things Change HERE Speaking about the new song, lyricist and drummer Vinnie Fiorello says “the only thing constant is […]

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HELMET announce Australian tour

Principal Entertainment & David Roy Williams present the return of legendary riff lords Helmet on their 2017 Australian tour, playing the classic Betty album from start to finish, along with fan favourites and selections from their brand new album Dead To The World. Across 27 years and eight studio albums, Page Hamilton and his band Helmet have set the standard […]

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James Michael of SIXX:A.M.

James Michael of SIXX:A.M.

“…you and I spend so much of our day now hearing how rock is dead or rock is going through changes and the reality is that it’s not, it’s actually a resurgence and you’re right I think people are coming to rock music now for a sense of salvation now, for a sense of hope and SIXX:A.M. is the perfect […]

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SIXX:A.M. to release fifth studio album ‘Vol. 2 Prayers For The Blessed’ out November 18

SIXX:A.M. to release fifth studio album ‘Vol. 2 Prayers For The Blessed’ out November 18

PRE-ORDER AT JBHIFI.COM.AU AND GET A CD BOOKLET SIGNED BY THE BAND AND FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A SKYPE VIDEO CALL WITH THE MEMBERS OF SIXX:A.M. EXCLUSIVE TO AUSTRALIA ONLY! SIXX:A.M. are set to release Vol. 2 Prayers for the Blessed on November 18 via Eleven Seven. Written and recorded at the same time as Vol. 1, Prayers For The Damned which debut in […]

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Devin Townsend of Devin Townsend Project

Devin Townsend of Devin Townsend Project

“Like most times you get solo artists or what have you, after twenty five years of doing it well no one tells you shit, like this is how I do it and to try and sort of step back from everything and say “maybe I don’t know everything here guys, what do you think?” was really challenging I’ve got to […]

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Bring Me The Horizon – Hordern Pavilion, Sydney – September 17, 2016

Bring Me The Horizon – Hordern Pavilion, Sydney – September 17, 2016

Date: Saturday September 17, 2016 Venue: Hordern Pavilion, Sydney Presented by: Live Nation Australia Supported By: ’68 & Architects 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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Bring Me The Horizon – Hordern Pavilion, Sydney – September 17, 2016

Bring Me The Horizon – Hordern Pavilion, Sydney – September 17, 2016

Two years ago I was heading to the Hordern Pavilion to see Bring Me The Horizon and they put on one hell of a show then, so I’m going in with anticipation as I absolutely loved ‘That’s The Spirit’ so I can’t wait to hear these new songs tonight… Well thank you to the AFL and Sydney Swans as traffic […]

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KINGS OF LEON release new single ‘Waste A Moment’! New album ‘Walls’ set for release October 14

KINGS OF LEON release new single ‘Waste A Moment’! New album ‘Walls’ set for release October 14

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO ‘WASTE A MOMENT’ WATCH THE MAKING OF ALBUM ART FOOTAGE HERE Multi-platinum selling rock band KINGS OF LEON have released their brand new single‘Waste a Moment’, on all digital service providers. The single is the first song off of their highly-anticipated upcoming seventh studio album WALLS, available for pre-order today. Kings of Leon’s upcoming album, […]

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