2015 Sidewaves

Marilyn Manson, Deathstars, Apocalyptica - The Tivoli, Brisbane - 27/02/2015

Oh, for the touch of a gypsy's hand...

It was the night before Soundwave and all through the house, nothing was stirring not even a mouse.

Of Mice & Men @ The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, 23/02/15

American metalcore outfit Of Mice & Men put on a dynamic and intense performance in Melbourne on Monday night at a Sidewave they headlined as part of Soundwave Festival. Frontman Austin Carlile exuded an energy that was impressive and infectious, delivering incredible vocals while constantly engaging the audience. The band showcased songs from their current release Restoring Force that were evidently crowd favourites and highlights of their 14-song set.

Marc Hudson from DragonForce; a charming man!

"I can’t be the guy who gets drunk and drinks all the Jagermeister..." Yes, yes you can.

Seeing as I wasn’t granted a press pass for this year’s Soundwave, I ponder why I’m interviewing Marc Hudson from power-metallers DragonForce – th