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The Andy Social Podcast - Adam Agius - The Levitation Hex Alchemist

Episode 89 – Adam Agius (The Levitation Hex, Formerly Alchemist)

As much as he would hate for me to say it, Adam Agius is a bit of a legend in the Australian metal scene. He started one the country's greatest metal bands Alchemist, was part of the now historic Metal for the Brain, and also kick started The Levitation Hex with Mark Palfreyman from Melbourne's Alarum. Since Alchemist ending in 2010, Adam has taken a real focus with The Levitation Hex, embracing the DIY approach of recording and touring. They have taken advantage of the band being split between Canberra and Melbourne by working to their own terms and schedule. As a result the band has found success not only in Australia but also internationally. I caught up with Adam at Debacle in Canberra for a couple of Czech beers and some great conversation. We covered the beginnings of The Levitation Hex, how different the band is as well as the industry since his days in Alchemist, his love of brewing beer, and his desire to steer away from negativity in metal. Adam's outlook on life is fantastic ...
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The Andy Social Podcast is regularly aired audio podcast hosted by Australian musician, Andy Dowling. Listeners can enjoy Andy’s ongoing quest to learn about himself and the world around him through stories and conversations with numerous guests, from all walks of life. Regardless of your background and interests, there are numerous lessons and learnings in every episode that transcend many niche interests and backgrounds.