At a little over an hour, the set was short but high in energy. Every song came at the same frenetic pace, accompanied by rock salutes and smiles at the crowd.
We’re all just looking to have a laugh, but apart from those four weeks in February/March when the cup of comedy doth runneth over, do you know where to get your giggle fix?
“Run” is about growing up in a small town, getting into trouble, running from cops and being a smart arse.
Last night, local bands got together at Jive to raise money for charity organisation Beyondblue raising almost $1000 for the mental health organisation.
It’s a sprawling work that manages to combine rock’n’roll excesses with pop song sensibilities, creating a sonic landscape that demands the listener’s attention from start to finish.
Speaking to The Upside News from his home in Naples, Florida, Chris says the news to come to our shores with Gaslight Anthem came as a welcome surprise.
Today, January 20th 2015, has officially been named “The Decemberists Day” in Portland to honour the band and mark the release of their new record.
As the title suggests, this is an album that explores the very different sides of human experience. It’s bittersweet and very satisfying.
It is a pleasure to watch musicians who clearly live the material they deliver, and in this band all members give high energy, expressive performances.
This week, The Upside News’ favourite connoisseur in the kitchen has a sweet and zesty treat for us straight from her Southern Cucina.