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Everything you know, or think you know, about heavy music is probably accurate – songs about death, love, loss and painâ€¦ What you may not know is the extent of expression within the genre, and Brisbaneâ€™s own metal core band Bayharbour are the perfect band to show you what itâ€™s all about.
The voice of Emily Lubitz needs little introduction; the air-filled sound behind iconic 2012 safety campaign ‘Dumb Ways To Die’Â as well as the fiery-haired songstress at the front of folk/indie outfit Tinpan Orange, whose storm of regular festival and headline appearances as well as three albums- some of which were produced by husband Harry Angus- have over the years built them a loving local and not-so-local fanbase.Â
Appearing as part of a fast-maturing strain of new Australian alternative rock, Brisbane band Young Lions are stepping back onto the stage to deliver a string of shows for their sophomore album ‘Blue Isla.’ The fully crowdfunded album is courtesy of a loyal fan base, who’s appreciation for the ringing guitar lines and powerful vocals of a band performing well beyond their years has ensured that the 5-piece enjoy an upcoming Australia-wide tour.
It was 10:00am and, clad in black with my most rock â€˜nâ€™ roll lightning bolt boots on, I sat in my favourite Louis XVI style chair waiting for the frontman of Australian rock band Grinspoon to call.