Tagged by International music magazine The Obelisk as being “on the head of the pack of European heavy Rock and Roll“, Greece’s 1000mods deliver their psychedelic onslaught to Australia this April, touring nationally on the again of a Mojo Burning pageant look.
Having risen from smokey basements to packed arenas, leaders of the now-legendary Greek heavy rock scene 1000mods provide impressed, highly effective and uniquely contemporary tunes having shared the stage with a few of the world’s largest acts together with The Black Keys, Mastodon, The Black Angels and Graveyard. The previous couple of years have included a slew of offered out venues throughout Central Europe, Scandinavia, Britain, the US, Canada and Mexico on the again of their thick and heavy analogue sound and relentless touring schedule.
Described as having stay ‘flawless move’ (Soundgaze), the Greek Stoner lords have turn out to be identified for remarkably passionate stage performances and soccer stadium-like crowd sing-a-longs amidst worldwide pageant appearances at Hellfest Open Air, Desertfest (Athens, Belgium, London and Berlin), Up in Smoke, Riff Ritual and lots of others together with a latest offered out dwelling present (3500 capability) at famend Athens venue Theatro Vrachon (See Photo Here). This is a Rock band on the verge of worldwide stardom who're broadly thought of to be the new-found energy of the European (some say “worldwide”) heavy rock scene.
Album releases Super Van Vacation, Vultures (2014) and Repeated Exposure To…(2016) have netted the band 100 thousand followers and kudos world large, chalking up over 30 million observe views on YouTube alongside tags reminiscent of “Album of the 12 months” and “an excellent, heavy masterpiece” (Heavy Planet).
The 2019 Australian Tour, masking exhibits in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Geelong, Adelaide, Perth and Scarborough, marks the primary time the band have ventured onto Australian shores, a process not taken flippantly by the band or promoter Christian Tryhorn of Beats Cartel who says of the upcoming tour “We’re long run followers of 1000mods and are excited to now be within the place of bringing them into the nation for the primary time. Their uncooked energy and riffage is a few of the greatest on this planet, every album will get higher with each pay attention! Can’t wait to indicate the individuals of Australia among the best stay acts in Europe”.
1000mods can even be part of an upcoming characteristic size documentary entitled ‘Greek Rock Revolution’, a story of the rising Rock scene in Greece amidst nation-wide financial turmoil. The documentary will likely be launched in March and in addition options Tuber, Naxatras, Puta Volcano, Planet of Zeus and extra.
Heavier than life, psychedelic, trippy, hauntingly melodic and dangerously addictive, catch 1000mods stay in Australia for the primary time ever, travelling East to West for Beats Cartel and HEAVY Mag. With tour assist from Young Henrys, Maric Media, Orange Amplifiers, The Obelisk and Tuff Cuff Records.
Wednesday, April three: The Basement, Canberra
Thursday April four: Factory Floor, Sydney
Friday April 5: Stay Gold, Melbourne
Saturday April 6: Mojo Burning Festival – Brisbane
Feat. Tumbleweed, The Vasco Era, Lachy Doley, King of the North and extra
Sunday April 7: The Barwon Club, Geelong
Thursday April 11: Crown and Anchor, Adelaide
Friday April 12: Lucy’s Love Shack, Perth
Saturday April 13: Indi Bar, Scarborough
*All present particulars and on-sale tickets at www.beatscartel.com/tickets