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UTG INTERVIEW: Corpus Discuss ‘The Sliding Scale of Morality’

Sometimes, while waiting for a headliner to take the stage, you encounter a support act whose performance flips the script on your expectations and leaves an indelible mark on your memories of the night. For me, Corpus is one of those acts. Personally selected by Bert McCracken to support The Used on the Australian leg […]

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REVIEW: Corpus – ‘The Sliding Scale Of Morality’

Artist: Corpus Album: The Sliding Scale of Morality Genre: Post-Hardcore, Indie Sydney duo Corpus have been causing quite the ruckus down under over the last three years with their unique brand of indie-tinged post-hardcore and riotous live shows, earning them dizzying acclaim from some of the scene’s most discerning ears (including Sydney resident and frontman […]

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Childish Gambino Calls Out Drake, Kendrick Lamar, SchoolBoy Q At Sydney Concert

Childish Gambino decided to go full freestyle at a Sydney, Australia concert this past weekend as well spitting jabs at fellow rappers Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and ScHoolBoy Q in the process. In the first video below, he takes on Drake in saying “This n**** think he Drake. Nah I ain’t Drake. I sing better, I […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: Northlane, Backstage At ‘Big Day Out’

Emerging from the youth centre stages of the multi-cultural melting-pot that is Sydney’s western suburbs, Australian progressive metalcore powerhouse Northlane have been riding an irrepressible wave of momentum of late that has seen them rise from relative anonymity to the very forefront of the Australian heavy music scene. Much of this rapid ascension can be […]

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Heroes For Hire Announce New Members

Sydney punk outfit Heroes For Hire have announced that they added Anthony Curaso and Matthew “Gremlin” Gravolin to the band’s line-up. Read the lengthy update from HFH below and give the members a warm welcome. “After guitarist Alex Bonic stepped down in August and drummer Lee McGaritty left the group (to focus on his family) […]

New There For Tomorrow interview

While in Sydney, Australia for Soundwave 2011, There For Tomorrow was interviewed by an Absolutepunk representative. You can watch the interview below:

Sum 41 frontman in hospital

What is it about this week that keeps putting vocalists in the hospital?! First, Tom Araya of Slayer was hospitalized, and now, Sum 41‘s frontman, Deryck Whibley, has also found himself in a hospital bed. The following statement was posted on the band’s Facebook page: “We regret to inform everyone that we have had to […]

Another The Maine video from Australia

The Maine update from Australia once again. This time they update from Sydney at the Soundwave Festival. Check out the video here:

The Blaqk Year live & unplugged

The Blaqk Year post a live and unplugged version of “The Dishonest Promise” on their youtube. Check out the performance after the jump.