HALLOWEEN HALFPIPE AT WEST BEACH SKATE PARK – FROM NOON ON SATURDAY 31 OCTOBER

 Halloween Halfpipe is a free entry, unlicensed afternoon event that will be taking place at West Beach Skate Park on Saturday 31 October featuring an array of local bands including Life Pilot (pictured), The Lizards, Isolated, Dreading Oceans, Harbinger and Cut Throat.   BSide Magazine chatted away to Life Pilot’s drummer, Eli Green, about his…

CANNED HEAT AT GOVERNOR HINDMARSH – SUNDAY 1 NOVEMBER

  American blues band Canned Heat are on the road again in celebration of the band’s 50th anniversary and BSide Magazine chatted to the grpup’s long-serving, Mexican-born drummer Adolfo ‘Fito’ de la Parra over the telephone.   “And we’ll be playing what people know,” Fito says of the band’s current live set. “We have to…

ROB SNARSKI AND SHANE O’MARA AT TRINITY SESSIONS – FRIDAY 30 OCTOBER

English-born but now Melbourne-based singer Rob Snarski (pictured right), once of the band Chad’s Tree with brother Mark Snarski and maybe, just maybe, still a member of The Blackeyed Susans, released a new solo album, Wounded Bird, last year to much acclaim. Rob, accompanied by multi-instrumentalist JP Shilo, then embarked on a tour which had the…