Interviews

17 Awesome Things We Learnt From Bluesfest’s Peter Noble

17 Awesome Things We Learnt From Bluesfest’s Peter Noble

This Easter long weekend marks Bluesfest’s 25th anniversary, complete with a Silver Jubilee lineup of around 90 artists playing across six stages over five days at...

Dan Sultan: ‘Be True To Yourself & Fuck Everyone Basically’

Dan Sultan: ‘Be True To Yourself & Fuck Everyone Basically’

It had been five gruelling years since Melbourne’s born and bred cannon of rock’n’roll and country soul, Dan Sultan, had released a record. Seeking refuge from...

The ‘Biggest’ Bands In The World, By Velociraptor

The ‘Biggest’ Bands In The World, By Velociraptor

Brisbane based 10-14 piece band Velociraptor are back on the scene, having recently signed to Dot Dash/Remote Control Records the collective will be releasing their follow...

7 Most ‘Aussie’ Moments In Australian Music, By Client Liaison

7 Most ‘Aussie’ Moments In Australian Music, By Client Liaison

With a mere trio of singles under their belt Client Liaison have already accomplished an awful lot. The 2012 debut single and ode to 20th Century Australian...

6 Albums That Changed tUnE-yArDs’ Life

6 Albums That Changed tUnE-yArDs’ Life

tUnE-yArDs (a.k.a Merrill Garbus) is set to release her third record, Nikki Nack, in early May. Renowned for her strong voice, complex rhythmic composition, and diverse...

The Sexiest Album Covers Ever, With Hunx And His Punx

The Sexiest Album Covers Ever, With Hunx And His Punx

After their first visit in 2013 performing at Sugar Mountain Festival, MONA FOMA, and tearing across Australia playing some wild sold out shows, Hunx And His...

The 6 Greatest Backstage Riders With Yacht Club Djs

The 6 Greatest Backstage Riders With Yacht Club Djs

For Yacht Club DJs, the last six years have seen five glorious mixtapes, thousands of shows, international tours (not least of which, a sold out run through...

6 Tips For Touring Overseas, With The Paper Kites

6 Tips For Touring Overseas, With The Paper Kites

Melbourne’s much loved folk five-piece, The Paper Kites have enjoyed  whirlwind six months since the release of their album States, which included a headline tour of Canada and the...

Mac DeMarco: “That Was The Most Messed Up I’ve Ever Been In My Entire Life”

Mac DeMarco: “That Was The Most Messed Up I’ve Ever Been In My Entire Life”

In 2012, Vernor Winfield McBriare Smith IV, perhaps better known as Mac DeMarco, was signed to New York City’s ultimately hip independent label, Captured Tracks. That...

Chet Faker’s 10 Most Played Albums On His iTunes

Chet Faker’s 10 Most Played Albums On His iTunes

Melbourne’s soul pin-up boy Chet Faker is about to release his debut LP Built on Glass the highly anticipated follow up to the 2013 gold-selling debut EP...

The Fratellis: ‘Rock N’ Roll Just Needs To Provoke A Reaction’

The Fratellis: ‘Rock N’ Roll Just Needs To Provoke A Reaction’

After recently returning from a US tour, Jon Fratelli is home in Glasgow anticipating his band’s approaching Japan and Australian string of dates. He’s also eager...

The Gum Ball Festival’s 9 Most Incredible Moments

The Gum Ball Festival’s 9 Most Incredible Moments

This year marks the 10th anniversary of The Gum Ball festival. Located in the NSW Hunter Valley, The Gum Ball was developed as a festival for...

How A Melbourne Band Spent $52,600 On A Music Video

How A Melbourne Band Spent $52,600 On A Music Video

After breaking a crowdfunding world record for their new music video ‘Ain’t That A Bitch’ and announcing another string of Australian shows under the Troll Burger...

A 5 Step Guide To Post-Rock With Architects

A 5 Step Guide To Post-Rock With Architects

Brighton Metalcore outfit Architects have recently released their sixth album Lost Forever // Lost Together. After writing demos during their successful run on the 2013 Warped Tour,...

Meet Glass Animals, Your New Favourite Band

Meet Glass Animals, Your New Favourite Band

Oxfordshire-based quartet Glass Animals are currently one of the most hyped up-and-coming bands in the world, entrancing all who come into contact with their psychedelic, r...

Rank Your Records: Monster Magnet Rate Their 9 Albums

Rank Your Records: Monster Magnet Rate Their 9 Albums

When he’s not staring at a computer screen, reading comic books or hibernating like a bear in his down time, Dave Wyndorf lives the rock and...

5 Albums That Changed The Rubens’ Lives

5 Albums That Changed The Rubens’ Lives

A pretty familiar name on the Australian music scene, The Rubens have had a busy few years since their inception in 2011. After being Unearthed by...

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