THE BARWON HEADS HOTEL - GREENMAN REHEARSAL STUDIOS OCEAN GROVE - SOLD OUT PRODUCTIONS GEELONG PRESENT AN ELECTRIC NIGHT OF 100% LIVE & LOCAL MUSIC – SATURDAY JULY 20TH – DOORS 9:30 P.M - $10 ENTRY FEATURING THE OFF THE WALL PIE EATING COMP! EPIC LINEUP – THE GRUNES – VENDETTA – DIE HARD DOLLS – OPPRESSION https://www.facebook.com/BarwonHeadsHotel GET SAUCED UP - SUPPORT LIVE & LOCAL
AUSTRALIAN ROCK (Spencer/Morley/Hulme/Maslen/Rocker) - hitting the YARRA HOTEL with Special Guests - KING OF THE NORTH & Diehard Dolls https://www.facebook.com/AustralianRock http://www.facebook.com/kingofthenorthband http://www.facebook.com/thedieharddolls Australian Rock play the best of AC/DC, The Angels and Rose Tattoo like no other. This rock assault features the cream of Australian rock n roll outfits. They are in one way or another intertwined with all the acts that they play, therefore living and breathing the music from a different perspective to other bands. Australian Rock is: Bob Spencer (The Angels / Skyhooks) James Morley (The Angels) Ian Hulme (Choirboys) Peter "Maz" Maslen (Boom Crash Opera) Alfi Rocker (Dirty Deeds) They come together for special events in between their hectic schedules. This line-up has performed to millions of people, had tens of hit singles in the ARIA charts, been inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame and have carved a massive niche into the Australian Music landscape. With support from Melbourne's newest rock royalty - King of the North and the locals Diehard Dolls this is going to be loud and rock'n. Bob Spencer is a guitarist in two significant Australian rock bands in the 1970s, 1980s, in the Skyhooks and The Angels. In 1977 he replaced Red Symons in Skyhooks and in 1986 joined The Angels, recorded the album Beyond Salvation which went on to be the biggest selling album for The Angels's. He remained with the band until 1992 and returned in 2012. James Morley 1989 James caught wind of an opening as bass player for rock legends The Angels. Within a couple of weeks, was sitting at Ardent studios in Memphis, recording Beyond Salvation, which went on to sell at double platinum status and became the first number one album for The Angels in Australia. One of the first concerts he performed with the band was in front of 42,000 people alongside his favourite artists such as Midnight Oil, Crowded House and Jimmy Barnes. Five years and a couple of more albums later, James left the band to record his own album at the famed Compass Point Studios in the Bahamas. When James hooked up with AC/DC drummer Simon Wright, he was asked to go to the U.S.A. to play some guitar tracks with Simon on an AC/DC tribute album Thunderbolt, alongside Sebastian Bach (Skid Row), Phil Collen (Def Leppard), Lemmy (Motorhead), Bob Kulik (Kiss), Joe Lynn Turner (Rainbow, Deep Purple). Ian Hulme is best know as the bass player for The Choirboys, the Australian hard rock band from Sydney formed in 1979 with mainstays Mark Gable on lead vocals and Ian Hulme and were later joined by drummer Paul Wheeler. Their hit "Run to Paradise" reached No. 3 on the Kent Music Report Singles Chart in late 1987. The related album, Big Bad Noise peaked at No. 5 on the Albums Chart in April 1988. The Choirboys recorded the Evolver album in 2002 and 2003 in between going on an extensive tour of Australia and New Zealand and continue to do tour. Peter "Maz" Maslen is best known for his days in Boom Crash Opera and has performed live and/or as a recording drummer for many top Australian artists including: Natalie Imbruglia, Delta Goodrem, Mark Seymour, Men at Work, The Seekers, Belinda Emmett, Archie Roach, Bodyrockers, Icehouse, Jimmy Barnes, Diesel, Jimmy Little and Braindead Lovers. Alfi Rocker is one of Melbourne’s most enduring and experienced Rock singers, armed with over 2 decades and thousands of ‘live” performances throughout Victoria since exploding onto the Melbourne Pub rock circuit in 1990 with his first band “Dirty Deeds”, gaining him a well earned reputation as a dynamic, powerful front man and his name – ”THE ROCKER”. Special Guests The Die Hard Dolls & King of the North
Hard hitting pub rock genius! The Deep End are the natural evolution in the classic Oz Rock lineage. Their songs are sharp, manic bursts of tightly wound energy which celebrate the very essence of what Rock & Roll is truly about. Bring your drinking boots along for this gig as its gonna be riotously good time ...a celebration of dirty Rock & Roll, dirty women, mateship and all things alcoholic. The Diehard Dolls delivers a powerhouse set of original material worthy of any diehard Rock Fan’s vision of a great band and a great night out. AC/DC / Led Zeppelin / Black Sabbath / Rose Tattoo / VanHalen / Kiss / The Rolling Stones, put ‘em in a pot, stir it up, turn up the heat, and you got the Diehard Dolls.Passion, Energy and Jaw Droppin’ Head Rockin' Entertainment and a Show as big as it’s massive sound is what we like to call a Diehard Dolls Deliverance. A raw, sweaty, face melting spectacle. Check out the Diehard Dolls here http://www.thedieharddolls.com/ Central Victoria`s Rabid Zulu enjoyed an amazing 2012 and are set to explode in 2013! This young band have been wowing audiences throughout the Goldfields and inner city Melbourne with their instantly memorable hook driven songwriting genius, show stealing stage antics and classic Rock & Roll qualities. A major band in the making. Check them out here http://www.triplejunearthed.com/RabidZulu
Get Off Ya Arse & ROCK Like It's Ya Last! The DIEHARD DOLLS ARE BACK! ROCK BABY YEAH! \m/(; February 15 @ the Yarra Hotel GEELONG! ... TIX only 5 Bucks! Giddy Up!, Get Yours NOW! PLEASE INVITE YOUR FRIENDS LIST! DON'T MISS OUT! THIS IS GUNNA GET BIG! Hot of the heals of being named at No.13 BEST VIDEOS of 2012 in CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE! 13. Diehard Dolls – Finish What You Started Australian rockers the Diehard Dolls describe their music as “fair dinkum rock’n’roll”. They also fe...ature one of the most maniacal frontmen we’ve seen in a long time – name of Lukey, big and burly of frame, and sporting an unlikely set of dreadlocks. This video might’ve been filmed for the cost of a half-empty bag of prawn cocktail flavour crisps, but we love it for Lukey’s larger-than-life performance alone. - Geoff Barton of Classic Rock Mag~ & a No.2 Track of the week! "Diehard Dolls are No.2 with Finish What You Started! The relatively unknown Australian band soundly trounced established acts such as Aerosmith, The Cult and The Darkness to claim the runner-up position. Well done, cobbers!" - Geoff Barton of Classic Rock Mag~ #3 Bands and Rockin DJs LONG LIVE LIVE MUSIC!
The Return! ONE NIGHT ONLY! Fri AUG 24 - This could be the last you see of your Fav Local Hard Rock Act! If your keen to ROCK one last time ask for your Pre-Sale TIX - Just $10! @ the BENDED ELBOW - Line up: Tread/Doll House/ DIEHARD DOLLS/Insygnia - BE EARLY ROCKERS!
Sounds Like: AC/DC, Rose Tattoo Official, Electric Mary, Van Halen, KISS
Bio: Diehard Dolls, "FAIR DINKUM ROCK'n'ROLL" Flat Out Face Melting Aussie Rock!
From the British Invasion to the American Revolution to Raw Australian Hard Rock, the Diehard Dolls influence of the Rock sound from 69-79 gives homage to the Rock pioneers of the past while still painting their original...See Full Bio
“No.13 BEST VIDEOS of 2012 in CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE! 13. Diehard Dolls – Finish What You Started Australian rockers the Diehard Dolls describe their music as “fair dinkum rock’n’roll”. They also feature one of the most maniacal frontmen we’ve seen in a long time – name of Lukey, big and burly of frame, and sporting an unlikely set of dreadlocks. This video might’ve been filmed for the cost of a half-empty bag of prawn cocktail flavour crisps, but we love it for Lukey’s larger-than-life performance alone. - Geoff Barton of Classic Rock Mag”