Taking Back Sunday Saved Guitarist John Nolan From The Toughest Time Of His Life

Taking Back Sunday Saved Guitarist John Nolan From The Toughest Time Of His Life

Taking Back Sunday’s lead guitarist is chilling in Des Moines, Iowa, before a show on their current American tour. Yet even miles away from Aussie shores,

Avoid Being A Sleaze With Abbe May’s Guide To Flirting

Avoid Being A Sleaze With Abbe May’s Guide To Flirting

Abbe May is back after a pretty tumultuous couple of years with the slinky comeback ‘Are We Flirting?’, the lead single from her forthcoming record Bitchcraft.


6 Albums That Changed letlive.’s Lives

6 Albums That Changed letlive.’s Lives

Los Angeles punk outfit letlive. have just released their fourth album, If I’m The Devil…, a counterculture smack in the face that defies the constraints of


The Guitar Gear Hoodlum Shouts Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear Hoodlum Shouts Couldn’t Live Without

Canberra rockers Hoodlum Shouts have returned after four years with a new album, Heat Island, out through Poison City Records. Having just capped off their


Cat’s Eyes On Pushing The Boundaries Of Traditional Pop Music

Cat’s Eyes On Pushing The Boundaries Of Traditional Pop Music

Cat’s Eyes are an enigmatic duo, comprised of Italian-Canadian opera soprano and classical multi-instrumentalist Rachel Zeffira, and prowling frontman of British psych rockers The Horrors,


Kyary Pamyu Pamyu & Lewis Cancut Chat About Australia’s Love Of J-Pop

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu & Lewis Cancut Chat About Australia’s Love Of J-Pop

It’s fair to say that J-Pop megastar Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, has rapidly become one of the largest cultural sensations on the planet. Thanks to her


The Temper Trap On Bouncing Back From A Disappointing Second Album

The Temper Trap On Bouncing Back From A Disappointing Second Album

It’s a glorious early summer afternoon in New York City, an ideal rejoinder to the previous evening when the members of The Temper Trap stood


The 6 Albums That Changed Marcus Whale’s Life

The 6 Albums That Changed Marcus Whale’s Life

Marcus Whale is one of Australia’s most prolific, versatile and ever-surprising talents, having performed in a variety of projects like BV, Collarbones, Scissor Lock and Tennis Boys


Inside One Of Australia’s Most Exciting New Indie Rock Talents DIET.

Inside One Of Australia’s Most Exciting New Indie Rock Talents DIET.

In keeping with the theme of Aussie bands smashing 2016 out of the park, Melbourne indie-pop hooligans DIET. are stepping up to the plate again


The Jungle Giants Take Us Through Their Strangest Ever Life Experiences

The Jungle Giants Take Us Through Their Strangest Ever Life Experiences

The Jungle Giants are taking the momentum they generated in 2015 right into 2016. After 12 months’ worth of non-stop tour dates around Australia and


Parkway Drive: Why It’s Important For Us To Go Back To Our Regional Roots

Parkway Drive: Why It’s Important For Us To Go Back To Our Regional Roots

Parkway Drive, the iconic Australian metal-core band, notoriously known for their unclean vocals and fast-paced guitar riffs – are back, with something a little different. Forming


The Temper Trap: We’re Back With A Vengeance & Thick As Thieves

The Temper Trap: We’re Back With A Vengeance & Thick As Thieves

It feels like a long time since we’ve heard from The Temper Trap. After their huge debut album, Conditions in 2009, the Melbourne band went


Tegan And Sara On Going From Indie Darlings To Mastering The Pop Landscape

Tegan And Sara On Going From Indie Darlings To Mastering The Pop Landscape

The last time these pop darlings graced our shores was back in 2013, promoting their breakthrough album, Heartthrob. Amending their









 separation from the ‘Indie-rock’ niche


Get To Know One Of Australia’s Most Overachieving Musos, Alex the Astronaut

Get To Know One Of Australia’s Most Overachieving Musos, Alex the Astronaut

Sydney born, currently New York based singer songwriter Alex the Astronaut is the kind of person to make you really assess your life achievements. Currently


Meet One Of Australia’s Most In-Demand Songwriters

Meet One Of Australia’s Most In-Demand Songwriters

With consecutive club hits, ‘Everybody Together’, ‘Gonna Get Better’ and ‘Flowers’ (feat. Nat Dunn) enjoying a combined total of 13 weeks at #1 on the ARIA


A Guide To The Best Synths In History With Hiatus Kaiyote’s Simon Mavin

A Guide To The Best Synths In History With Hiatus Kaiyote’s Simon Mavin

As part of the eclectic and wondrous Melbourne Jazz festival line up, the crew at Wondercore Island are presenting an evening of avant-garde improvisation at


Getting To Know Okenyo, One Of Australia’s Most Exciting New Songwriters

Getting To Know Okenyo, One Of Australia’s Most Exciting New Songwriters

Emerging from the pack as one of this country’s most exciting and uniquely charismatic artists, Okenyo is making her mark (and making her voice heard)




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