Monthly Archives: September 2014

THE RISE OF BROTALITY TOUR @ Frankston Mechanics Hall, September 2014

Construct In Kelly’s theory, a way of perceiving, construing or interpreting events. Incongruence Roger’s concept of the existence of a discrepancy or conflict between the perceived self and experience. You would think having 1784 friends on Facebook would bring some … Continue reading

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THE ARBITER w/ Disasters, To The Airship, Arkive & Epimetheus @ The Laundry Bar, September 2014

Need for Positive Regard In Rogerian theory, the fundamental human need to be accepted and respected by other people. Conditions of Worth Standards of evaluation that are not based on one’s own true feelings, preferences and inclinations but instead on … Continue reading

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ANBERLIN (LAST AUSTRALIAN SHOW) w/ The Getaway Plan @ 170 RUSSELL, September 2014

The ID The unorganized part of the personality structure that contains a human’s basic, instinctual drives. It is the source of our bodily needs, wants, desires, and impulses, particularly our sexual and aggressive drives.   The Ego Acts according to … Continue reading

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SIERRA – Reality Redefined EP REVIEW

I’ve been supporting this local band from Mount Gambier in South Australia for about a year now, first seeing them play at Invasion Fest and being literally blown away by their infectious energy, positive messages and the way they connect … Continue reading

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PROTEST THE HERO w/ Reclaim The Fire & Sentinel @ The Hifi Bar, September 2014

Projection A defense mechanism that involves taking our own unacceptable qualities or feelings and ascribing them to other people.   Oedipus Complex The emotions and ideas that the mind keeps in the unconscious, via dynamic repression, that concentrates upon a … Continue reading

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ACRASIA – The Odyssey EP REVIEW

Like most local bands I discover, I stumbled upon this one by happy accident. I knew of Phil Wolfendale from his previous bands Empires Fall and Who Invited The Wolf? and Nick Ross who produced Glorified’s second EP “The Faith … Continue reading

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THE AMITY AFFLICTION – Let The Ocean Take Me Tour @ Festival Hall, August 2014

My nagging cough was intensifying. Nine hours of putting up with my voice shifting between croaky, nasally and semi-decent, most of which was in self checkouts. A typical Sunday affair of enduring the screams of children from the Playground that … Continue reading

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