The Love Junkies
Saturday, April 27, 2013
It’s been three years since British India released an album and they’ve had a helluva time getting back on track. From their record label going bust to their rehearsal space flooding, the band’s fourth studio album, Controller, was born from testing times. “Who’d have thought we’d still be here four records in?” frontman Declan Melia asked to the crowd on Saturday night. Well, they are, and this gig was a short but ever so sweet return to Perth.
Peter Case/The Flamin’ Groovies
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Sunday night brought an odd mix of characters to The Astor: over 40s rocking leather jackets and killer sideburns ready to relive their glory days, younger punters embracing musicians of old, and the odd local muso taking tips from rock music overlords.