• Chaos Divine

    NOT UNSPOKEN

    Their fans and listeners have been led on an adventure of uncompromising arrangements, crushing heavy riffs and soaring melodies for 14 years now. They're Perth’s enigmatic prog metal five-piece Chaos ...
  • Tempest Rising

    STORM FRONT

    Perth's own Tempest Rising have established themselves as one of Australia’s most unique and individual Alternative Metal Acts. With a blend of hard-hitting groovy riffs, soaring choruses and fast-paced thrash ...
  • La Bayadère, photo by Karl Infirri

    REVIEW - LA BAYADÈRE

    Review La Bayadère His Majesty’s Theatre, 16 May On Thursday, May 16th I had the opportunity to check out The Western Australian Ballet's La Bayadère at His Majesty's Theatre in Perth. I know ...
  • Thrice

    THRICE FOR AMPS

    American rock band Thrice will be heading to the Amplifier Bar on Tuesday, May 21st during their Australian tour.  Around The Sound had the chance to speak with drummer Riley Breckenridge ...
  • Coolio at Capitol 10 May 2019

    COOLIO AT AMPLIFIER CAPITOL

    Coolio Capitol 10 May 2019 Photos by Caris Morcombe 17 Million albums sold. A name synonymous with the rap game, he's Coolio - and he performed on 10 May right ...
  • Sevendust

    INTENSITY

    Sevendust Live Review Amplifier Capitol, 30 April 2019 It was the year 2000. My best friend David Patrick Carpenter Connell (RIP) told me about this band called Sevendust. I was ...
  • Born of Osiris

    THE REAL THING

    Prepare yourselves as two of the finest international heavy exports, Born Of Osiris & Chelsea Grin team up for a huge national co-headline Australian tour joined by homegrown talent Diamond Construct this June. Born Of Osiris' ...
  • Crusty Demons Unleash Hell Tour 2007

    DEMON DAYS

    After over a decade's absence from the land down under, the one and only Crusty Demons will return to Australia with their brand-new live show 'Rise Of The Demons' this year. The ...
  • Pathogen

    GET INFECTED

    From 1995 till 2011, Melodic Death Metal act Pathogen were at the forefront of the metal scene here in Perth. Their ability to combine intricate and epic melodies with powerful ...
  • AD Journey Through Hell

    JOURNEY THROUGH HELL

    Amberdown are an Alternative Rock Band formed in Perth, Western Australia in 2013. After seeing some early success with band competitions, along with an East Coast Tour, opening for Alice ...