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Photo Gallery and Live Review: Soundwave Festival (Day 1) - RNA Showgrounds, Brisbane (28.02.15)

Soundwave, the undeniable king of summer festivals, has stepped it up a notch this year with the expansion of two days and a vertible slay of headliners including Slipknot, Faith No More, Slash, The Smashing Pumpkins, and the finest undercard for quite a few years.

Photo Gallery and Live Review: Fucked Up - Soundwave Festival, Brisbane (28.02.15)

Fucked Up are one of those special experiences - one of those perfect festival bands, with the dedicated fanbase turning out wherever they pop up, and the absolutely amazing performance that will draw in any curious bystanders and immediately convert them.

Soundwave Announce Melbourne Sidewave Shows: The Aquabats!, The Treatment, Fucked up, This Wild Life and More

Soundwave has released yet another exciting tour announcement: an entire week of exclusive Melbourne Sidewave shows set to take place this month. With a new band playing every night from Monday Feb 23-Friday Feb 27, Melbourne music lovers can expect a busy week. The international lineup includes English classic-rock influenced band, The Treatment, award winning Canadian hardcore punk band, Fucked Up (pictured), Orange County natives, The Aquabats, and many more.

Single Stream: Fucked Up "Led By Hand" (2014)

Toronto's Fucked Up shared brand new track "Led By Hand", featuring vocals from J. Mascis. the bands forthcoming album Glass Boys will be released in Australia on May 30th via Matador Records/Remote Control Records.

Live Review: Soundwave Festival - Flemington Racecourse (01.03.13)

When one goes to Soundwave there is always the problem of ‘which bands should I see?’ With a lineup as impressive as this years there was always bound to be numerous clashes and overlapping sets. Prior to walking in the gates I had planned on spending the majority of my day at the main stages but within minutes that changed. For starters the stages were actually quite far apart meaning that should I camp a spot at one stage I would miss the band on the alternate stage. Secondly, the crowd at this years festival was huge. A large step up from the more intimate atmosphere that came with the festivals old home at the Melbourne Showgrounds. So with that, I made an early decision to spread my day among the other stages.

Live Review: Soundwave Festival - RNA Showgrounds, Brisbane (23.02.13)

Ah, Soundwave. To be pitted against walls of the black-shirt-clad masses and be pummelled with blast beats and breakdowns until the spirit breaks. Or, in my case, burnt to a sunny crisp by 3PM and bounce around between bands until your feet give out. A fun day for sure!

Festival News: Soundwave Sidewaves!

In this issue: More Soundwave bands announce headline shows including All Time Low, Mindless Self Indulgence, The Wonder Years, Sylosis, Gallows and Fucked Up.

ALL TIME LOW & POLAR BEAR CLUB – Sydney and Brisbane

Slayer, Cypress Hill Lead Soundwave's Second Round Announcement

Completing what is surely going to be the biggest festival line up in Australia for 2013, the second artist announcement for Soundwave has dropped this afternoon, led by Slayer and surprisingly, Cypress Hill.

Foo Fighters + Tenacious D + Fucked Up + Stonefield - Sydney Football Stadium (08.12.11)

When you watch Dave Grohl running around the stage, wearing a massive grin, you can't help but imagine he's channeling his 15 year old self, going - "hey buddy, look how cool it is! Your dreams are totally do come true!" Maybe that's how Dave has kept it real all these years. But however he's done it, it's mesmerizing, it's awesome.

It's rock and roll.

Fucked Up announce Brisbane headline show

Brisbane fans will be pleased to know Fucked Up have added a performance at Alhambra Lounge on Friday 9 December to their headline show dates!

Fucked Up’s first headline performance takes place this Wednesday in Melbourne, tickets to all shows, including this hot new Brisbane date, are on sale now.

Brutal!! Hardcore Punk ensemble Fucked Up to play at the Foo Fighters Stadium Shows.

The Frontier Touring Company are rapt to confirm the Foo Fighters' nationwide stadium tour this summer with special guests Tenacious D will now feature additional support - in the form of hardcore punk ensemble F**KED UP.

The Canadian band have been tearing up stages all around the globe for nearly a decade and their live shows are known to explode with pure, unadulterated mayhem, as affirmed by media who have witnessed their incomparable live experience: