Is there a more demonised rock musician in Australia than Andrew Stockdale? As the frontman and driving force behind Wolfmother, he was lauded as a new rock god in the ilk of Black Sabbath or Led Zeppelin, winning ARIA awards (Best Breakthrough Album/Best Rock Album), placing two singles in the Triple J Hottest 100 (Joker and the Thief/Mind's Eye) and going five times Platinum in Australia. Yet, despite this, Wolfmother and Stockdale in particular, came to be the subject of widespread ridicule.
We were amazed when children's author Graeme Base revealed his artwork for The Cat Empire's new album. We can't help thinking he should have a second job designing album covers. Remembering how good he is with animals, we have come up with a few albums we think he should have been used for.
Here it is: Splendour In The Grass have released the playing schedule for the end of this month. Check it out below: