Tag: The Corner Hotel Melbourne

Gig Review: Wire

Who: Wire Where: The Corner Hotel, Melbourne When: 21st February 2014 Post-punk is a term that was coined by journalist Jon Savage in late 1977 following the rise of the punk movement. He described the changing musical landscape, from a mainly lyrical and aesthetic angle, that bands such as Gang Of Four, XTC, Siouxsie & The Banshees, and Wire…

Gig Review: Dick Diver

Who: Dick Diver Where: The Corner Hotel, Melbourne When: July 5th 2013 Local independent imprint Chapter Music has been ongoing in some form or other since the mid ’90s, and whose current roster would be considered the envy of many like minded labels. The proof of that comes in the form of this evenings three…

Gig Review: Frightened Rabbit

Who: Frightened Rabbit Where: The Corner Hotel, Melbourne When: May 8th 2013 Having only been turned onto the world of Frightened Rabbit in the second half of 2011, I’d consider myself a bit of a wee latecomer. They did support Modest Mouse in Dublin the year previously, but I’d spent too long in the bar next…