Australia

Incomplete – ‘Incomplete’.

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Incomplete

Incomplete – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. After living in the country briefly, I developed an interest in Aussie Skate Punk. So when Incomplete – Incomplete landed in my inbox, I knew I would eventually get round to spewing some text about it. Hailing from Perth, in November the four-piece released their debut full-length rather than that

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The Packets – ‘Bad People’.

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The Packets

The Packets – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. A disclaimer before we start, The Packets – Bad People, is not a serious release. So if you’re expecting some sort of seriousness, either stay and have some fun or trundle along in search of the revolution.  Hailing from Adelaide, the five-piece take classic Punk and the Pop-Punk

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Fake News – ‘Break The Silence’ EP.

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Fake News

Fake News – Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. I’ve been waiting for the following words, Fake News – Break The Silence for some time now. The former part of said written characters has featured on Ear Nutrition before, on one of the site’s earlier and now most-read reviews. Find it – Here. However, the 26th December

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The Phosphorus Bombs and ‘…Against You!’ (28/11/19).

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The Phosphorus Bombs – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The Phosphorus Bombs and …Against You!.  A release that boldly sets out to combine the seminal early work of the likes of Bad Religion and Sick Of It All. What makes this statement even better, substantiates it and also thickens the plot is the manner in

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Two For Flinching – ‘Brick Walls’ (Single).

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Two For Flinching – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. After a long time away and some considerable hair and beard growth on the part of vocalist/guitarist Matt Hatton, Perth four-piece Two For Flinching have returned to begin following up on the ground laid by their 2016 EP,  So We’ve Got That In Common, itself a four track

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Sweet Anxiety – The ‘amplifier_A’ EP.

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Sweet Anxiety – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The brain-child of one Sammy Allitt, Sweet Anxiety is a solitary-human-based project based in Melbourne suburb of Frankston and aims to fill the gap in his regions scene in regard to “fully amped” solo artists. Having had his time in and amongst more than one facet of the underground

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Luke Seymoup – ‘Hand Me Downs/Life Got Me Down’ + UK Show Announcement.

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Luke Seymoup – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Luke Seymoup is a young man I met while living in Melbourne, Australia some years ago. A certifiable scene veteran when it comes to his genre-spanning solo-work, bands he has played in or simply with and his omnipresence regarding local shows and involvement in the underground Punk and music

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The Donald Trumpets – ‘Waterboarding At Guantanamo Bay’.

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The Donald Trumpets – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. In truth, Ska and Ska-Punk have had a proportionally less prevalent presence in my play order and apparent never ending ear abuse for quite some time now. I find the genre very hit and miss and not as engaging as I once did and I’m not afraid

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Diploma Return With ‘Love On Your Knees’.

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Diploma – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The Melbourne¬†music scene has always had a healthy Punk contingent, a prevailing Skate Punk sound that was/is/will be used as a foundation to build on and that is exactly where you will find Diploma. It’s members are all scene veterans and with their very typical in-scene personnel changes, the band’s

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Lionizer – ‘Sinkhole’.

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Lionizer – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Contemporary Punk music is now far outside it’s initial or at least famous associations of mid-to-breakneck speed and simple three-to-four chord formula. Punk music has adopted, infused and birthed a huge number of other stylistics leaving it even more available and more appealing. From Skate Punk to Post-Hardcore, Acoustic

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