Local guitarist Shaun Webb has been busy. After joining local rock band IDLE FRET in 2016 at the ripe age of 17, he has since played with Aussie rock tribute band The Dropbears, rhythm guitar for AC/DC tribute band POWERAGE and most recently GOLIATH, a classic rock tribute band made up of former members from local band LEDD ASPRIN and IDLE FRET. This New Years Eve he will be filling in on lead guitar (and filling the school boy outfit) for one of our countries best AC/DC tribute bands, THUNDERSTRUCK. To celebrate, AWmusic asked Webby the impossible question: What are your 10 favourite AC/DC songs and why?
He has performed in many corners of the world from the USA, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Spain, Holland, Japan, Hong Kong, India and even performed at the highest blues festival in the world, The Himalayan Blues Festival in Kathmandu, Nepal.
The Ugly Kings are four powerhouse blues rockers drawing influence from an eclectic and dynamic musical background. They offer a powerful injection of energy and emotion to the modern rock scene, formulating what can only be described as power blues. The catchy riffs and foot stomping rhythm lay the foundations for the deep reaching and soulful emotive vocals.
How did Chuggwagon come to be? Sam Hill and I (Shannon) were between bands at the time and saw our mates Beggarman playing at the Albion. Idle played that gig too! We are both metal guys and were inspired by the band to start something. Something with a heavy southern groove. We started to write a... Continue Reading →
AWmusic caught up with local rockers Midnight Alibi ahead of their first gig for the new year. Catch the boys live and free at the SS&A, Jan 28th.