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REVIEW: The Grates @ The Corner Hotel, Melbourne (15/08/15)

Patience Hodgson aka The Brisbane Firecracker (not a euphemism) as her friends never call her isn’t 23 anymore and when she was, she was closer to 12 – high on fairy bread and red cordial. 275 more words


Top 4 Gigs This Weekend - August 14th

It’s everyone’s favourite Sydney gig countdown, Top 4 Gigs! This week, Miami Horror, The Grates and an electronic music champ you can get down with. 370 more words


[ Live Review] The Grates

What seems like an entourage of misfits entering the stage call themselves The Grates. Bedecked in black turtle necks and capes the guitarists take their place ready to begin.  298 more words

Live Review

Song of the Day - 7/21/15

This song was constantly on the radio when I lived in Brisbane.

“Turn Me On” – The Grates – Secret Rituals – 2011


Crossing Tracks Playlist - 13 April 2015

Presenter: Suzi Hutchings

Crossing Tracks Radio Show on Monday 13 April 2015 from 10pm to Midnight – on Radio Adelaide – on digital radio, on-line and 101.5FM… 252 more words


The Grates

Regardless of who you are, everyone has that one musician, artist, scientist or prolific other who they admire for one reason or another. Patience Hodgson from The Grates just so happens to be mine, but interestingly enough, The Preatures are up there for the Brisbane musician. 570 more words

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Record review: The Grates - Dream Team (2014, LP)

The Grates duo of Patience Hodgson and John Patterson may have been heavily focussed on baking scones at their Brisbane tea rooms over the last couple of years, but don’t expect them to go all buttery and lose bite just because they’ve had their hands on more cupcakes than guitar strings of late. 211 more words