Monthly Archives: December 2013

Total Control – All Tomorrow’s Parties: Release The Bats, The Prince Bandroom, St. Kilda, VIC (2013-10-26)

This Total Control show was one of three recordings that I did at ATP: Release The Bats. The other two were UV Race and Twerps, both recorded near-front and centre at the Palais Theatre. However I’m not used to recording in large venues and was really unhappy with how the recordings turned out (really distant […]

Wet Blankets, Pronto, Ausmuteants – Ausmuteants “100 Ausmuteants Fans Can’t Be Wrong…” 7″ Launch, The Grace Darling, Collingwood, VIC (2013-10-25)

This show, held in the basement of The Grace Darling, was the launch of the second Ausmuteants 7″. Released on the ever-reliable Anti Fade Records, record’s full title is “100 Ausmuteants Fans Can’t Be Wrong … 100,000,000 Bon Jovi Fans Can”, and is four Mikey Young supervised re-recordings of tracks from their first home-recorded album. […]

Bum Creek, Mole House – Mole House 7″ Launch, The Bendigo Hotel, Collingwood, VIC (2012-03-01)

I recently re-discovered this show, and a couple more that I plan to post shortly, on an old hard-drive. I thought I had lost them when a computer died, but it turns out I had done a backup (and then completely forgotten about it). These are some of the very first recordings that I did […]

Ghost Gums – Long Play, Fitzroy, VIC (2013-10-24)

Footy played at this show, and did an amazing set, but unfortunately my inexperience with recording unamplified/low volume bands meant that much of my recording of their performance was ruined by handling noise. Thankfully I realized what was happening about halfway through the Footy set and was able to avoid moving and make a nice […]