Legendary producer Mark Opitz takes on new Melbourne rock band Lipstereo
Lipstereo are Australia’s newest rock band from the south-east suburbs of Melbourne featuring loud guitars and loud Australian bars under legendary producer Mark Opitz.
Mark Opitz produced Cold Chisel ‘East’ and ‘Circus Animals’, INXS ‘Shabooh Shoobah’, Divinyls ‘What A Life’ and ‘Desperate’, Hoodoo Gurus ‘Blow Your Cool’, Noiseworks ‘Noiseworks’ and Kiss ‘Kiss Symphony Alive IV’.
Mark has only taken on a handful of projects over the past 20 years. His most recent was Rose Tattoo’s “Outlaws” in 2020.
Lipstereo enters the new music market this week with their first song “Stop” from their upcoming EP “Modern Mythology”. The EP was recorded at Thirty Mill Studios in Melbourne. One of Opitz’s earliest recordings was another EP, The Angels ‘After The Rain’ in 1978.
Check out “Stop”:
Lipstereo features frontman Sam Stranges on vocals and rhythm guitar, Andrew Stainsby on lead guitar, Tage Hosking-Gregory on bass and Jesse Porter on drums.
Lipstereo will perform in Melbourne this weekend and again in July.
Date: Saturday, June 25 at B.East
Address: 80 Lygon Street, Brunswick East
Date: Friday July 16 at the Gaso (upstairs)
Address: 484 Smith Street, Collingwood
Details: Pop Preservation Society presents Lipstereo with The Valiants & Left At The Avenue
Ticket link: https://tickets.oztix.com.au/outlet/event/22e5ad24-2e31-44d1-b0cb-482141d807c8
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