Podcast: Hear 2 Zen Reviews: Ace Frehley – 10,000 Volts

Episode 170 – Hear 2 Zen Reviews: Ace Frehley 10,000 Volts In this episode I am joined by Rod and Curt to chat about the upcoming release from Ace Frehley. We go through each track offering up our opinions and insights. We also delve into what we would like to Continue Reading

Live Review: Wednesday 13 Plays The Murderdolls – Brisbane 2024

ARTIST: WEDNESDAY 13DATE: FEBRUARY 2ND 2024VENUE: THE TRIFFIDREVIEWER: ANDREW TREADWELLPHOTOGRAPHER: ANDREW TREADWELL PHOTOGRAPHY I discovered Murderdolls by chance. My old workplace sold many things, CDs being one of them. Each Friday, a portion of my wage went on music and putting my staff discount to full effect. I would get Continue Reading

Podcast: H2ZHW: Wednesday 13 Talks Murderdolls

In this episode we are hanging with Mr Motherfucker himself, Wednesday 13. On the eve of his Australian tour celebrating Murderdolls, Wednesday chatted with us about the Murderdolls legacy, playing festivals and of course Action Figures This will be one of the tours of 2024, make sure you get one Continue Reading


Most bands find it hard to honor a legacy with respect, Candlebox not only respect it, but they love their legacy, and with that, comes songs and performances that are second to none. Its a shame their first tour is also their final tour, but memories are left, and memories are wonderful things to have. Thanks for the memories, Candlebox

H2ZHW – James Johnston

Over 5 million streams (and counting), a #1 airplay hit with a debut single release, top of Spotify’s Fresh Country playlist for a record 18 weeks, and over 8,000 fans utilising ‘RAISED LIKE THAT’ on their Tik Tok’s. Heck, if this is any indication, James Johnston has well and truly arrived and is set to blow the doors off the country music worlds Continue Reading


In this episode we hang out with Kevin Martin from Candlebox to talk his love for Australia (he is married to an Australian, visits here annually), Madonna, and Whiskey. Well we talk a lot more than than, but you need to click the play button to find out. Emerging from Continue Reading


The final 5 songs of the set were nothing short of epic, as Grinspoon unleashed a torrent of fan favourites that had the entire venue rocking with wild abandon. With every chord struck and every beat hammered, the band’s infectious love for their craft enveloped the audience, leaving indelible imprints on their (chemical) hearts.


ARTIST: DERMOT KENNEDYDATE: DECEMBER 10TH 2023VENUE: RIVERSTAGE, BRISBANEPHOTOGRAPHER: ANDREW TREADWELLREVIEWER: HEAR 2 ZEN MAGAZINE Dermot Kennedy’s sold out final show of his Australian tour at Riverstage Brisbane in 2023 and it was an unforgettable experience. As a fan of his music, I was eagerly anticipating the concert and I can Continue Reading

News: Banks Arcade Announce Brand New EP ‘DEATH 2’ Due Out February 2, Release New Single & Video ‘More Want’

BANKS ARCADEANNOUNCE BRAND NEW EPDEATH 2DUE OUT FEBRUARY 2 RELEASE NEW SINGLE + VIDEOMORE WANT Want more Banks Arcade? Alongside a brand new single and video, More Want, out in the world today, the Melbourne metal boy band have also today announced the upcoming release of a brand new EP, with DEATH 2 due Continue Reading


JAMES BAY ANNOUNCES HEADLINE SHOWS AROUND AUSTRALIA IN 2024 Face To Face Touring has today announced that British singer-songwriter James Bay will perform a series of headline shows around Australia in addition to joining SummerSalt Festival in 2024. The headline shows will take place in Sydney, Fremantle, Canberra, and the Gold Coast in Continue Reading