Dom Miller Live at The Back of The Bar
recognise Dom Miller (if you were really into obscure Brisbane rock bands from
the mid-late 2000’s) as the former singer for Rocketsmiths; the now-defunct
indie-rock band that released two EPs and an album before going their separate
ways. They went ok; they had a couple of songs on Triple J, played some big
supports with bands like Spoon and British India (and more) and toured all over
the country. But eventually, the band got over it; their debut album didn’t do
much and they suddenly found themselves with no money, completely uninspired
and nothing to show for it. So they had a big old party and broke up.
however, took a roundabout path to be reinspired to write and perform his own
tunes. Flipping to the other side of the industry by managing bands, an
encounter with John Butler, Mama Kin and numerous music managers forced Dom’s
hand back into musicianship. Now, with a national tour supporting John Butler
Trio throughout November and the release of his poppy new single “Clap Your
Hands” on November 7th it feels like their encouragement was in the
Come see him bust some solo moves at The Scratch Bar - Free Entry from 7:30pm!