On and Ons, The Hurricanes, Sleepeaser, Ridgemont High
2A Ingall Street, Newcastle, NSW, 2304
Backroom at the Bowlo are proud to present
The On and Ons – A power pop/rock/garage combo with an impeccable pedigree, The On and Ons arrived in 2015. Glenn Morris (lead vocals, guitar) and his brother Brian (drums), of The Zeros (Aust) Glenn is also ex Screaming Tribesmen and Kings of the Sun. The On and Ons are rounded out with Clyde Bramley on bass – ex Hoodoo Gurus.
The Hurricanes – The Hurricanes punch out a high-energy set of catchy original tunes interspersed with some classic covers. Harry’s songwriting is inspired by a wide range of rock music, from The Stones, T Rex, Stooges, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, New York Dolls, The Kinks,Alice Cooper and surf guitar greats like Dick Dale and Link Wray. Tight, powerful and melodic
Sleepeaser – With metaphorically charged lyrics accompanied by ethereal-sounding guitar riffs Newcastle’s 4-piece Sleepeaser delivers a unique twist on emo rock. Great reviews have been received from Richard Kingsmill and triple j Goodnights’ own Bridget Hustwaite.
Ridgemont High – manic garage punk rock