WESTERN THUNDERFEST: New festival for Perth
On ANZAC Day long weekend, a new festival hits Perth. The first ever Western Thunderfest will kick off at The Rosemount Hotel on Sunday 26 April from 2pm until close, this is a Perth rock music event not to be missed.
Headlining are cult Melbourne act Jericco, who are celebrating the release of their new album Machine Made The Animal. The four-piece are heading out on a huge national tour commencing with Western Thunderfest!
Representing the home front, Perth’s own Serial Killer Smile make a welcome return to the live scene after spending the last 6 months writing and recording for their new release.
This Other Eden have been locked down in the studio between shows from the start of 2015 crafting new material that is sure to spin heads.
Tempest Rising return to Perth after touring extensively throughout Australia with their debut album Transmutation.
Carthasy have been creating a buzz both East and West, whilst touring their debut album The Gyre. If you haven’t seen them, this is a great time to remedy that.
Instrumental rockers Bury The Heard are launching their new single, Under a Blank Sky at Western Thunderfest.
Local favourites Gombo are back from demoing their new tunes to play a few live shows after demoing the new tunes destined for their new album.
Newcomers 13 Circles will release their debut single Discontention and Nevsky Prospekt will celebrate drummer Perry De Gennaro’s return after being the documentary photographer for none other than Dead Letter Circus!
Chaos Divine guitarists, Ryan and Simon will also be DJ-ing up a thunderstorm between sets to keep your blood pumping!
Local music, cheap drinks from Canefire Distillery and no work the next day – could you ask for much more? Action starts from 2pm in the bandroom at the Rosemount Hotel on Sunday 26 April!
Tickets from OzTix