Refused And The Changing Shape Of Punk To Come

Refused And The Changing Shape Of Punk To Come

In 2012, 14 years on from their acrimonious split, Swedish hardcore giants Refused made a triumphant return for one of the year’s biggest and most

Garbage On Soundwave: “We Were Used As Scapegoats For Some Complete Disorganisation”

Garbage On Soundwave: “We Were Used As Scapegoats For Some Complete Disorganisation”

American-Scottish greats Garbage first branded the music world with a combination of ‘90s rock, dance rhythms and pop that was challenging rather than merely easy listening.


Get Ready For The Biggest Gay Night Of The Year

Get Ready For The Biggest Gay Night Of The Year

Just as Australia’s music scene is thriving, so too are its queer party-starters, who regularly kick-start some of the country’s best events week in, week out. One


Why The Lumineers Didn’t Jump Ship On Their Indie Label

Why The Lumineers Didn’t Jump Ship On Their Indie Label

The Lumineers, much like their indie counterparts London Grammar and rock brothers Royal Blood, faced the monumental task to follow up to their hugely successful


Meet The New Party Tackling Sexual Assault In Aussie Music

Meet The New Party Tackling Sexual Assault In Aussie Music

With several artists being forced to speak out in recent times in response to sexual assaults at their gigs, it’s clear that Australia still has a problem


Tired Lion’s Sophie Hopes On The Mental Health Issues Faced By Touring Musicians

Tired Lion’s Sophie Hopes On The Mental Health Issues Faced By Touring Musicians

Seeing a band continually on the up and up is what supporting Australian music is all about. A band, like so many others, who will


Boy & Bear On Why Playing Regional Gigs Is So Important

Boy & Bear On Why Playing Regional Gigs Is So Important

There’s no better display of hard work than the schedule of a touring band, more accurately an Aussie touring band, and Sydney outfit Boy &


5 Records That Changed Mark Arm’s Life

5 Records That Changed Mark Arm’s Life

The Monkeywrench are a supergroup comprised of Mark Arm and Steve Turner of legendary Seattle outfit Mudhoney and Tim Kerr, guitarist for bands like the


Illy: The Government is “Openly Sh*****g On Creative Types”

Illy: The Government is “Openly Sh*****g On Creative Types”

With the current strength of Australian hip-hop, it’s easy to forget that before its current era of popularity and diversity it was very much a


Uncovering The Mystery Of Brisbane’s New Supergroup Confidence Man

Uncovering The Mystery Of Brisbane’s New Supergroup Confidence Man

In the internet age, there is seldom a solitary moment where we can appreciate the true art of mystery, especially in regard to (awesome new)


Meet The Artists Shining A Light On Women In Australian Music

Meet The Artists Shining A Light On Women In Australian Music

There’s something so wonderful about individuals so intent on exploring passion through the process of discovery. Someone who places conscious effort behind embarking upon a


Thundamentals Are Using Their Platform To Fight Ignorance And Inequality In Australia

Thundamentals Are Using Their Platform To Fight Ignorance And Inequality In Australia

It’s been two years since Blue Mountains & Newtown hip-hop stalwarts released their last album So We Can Remember and 2016 has just seen the


Client Liaison’s Trademark Aussie Aesthetic “Started By Chance”

Client Liaison’s Trademark Aussie Aesthetic “Started By Chance”

‘Think Nothing. Feel everything. Pleasure is good. Fantasy is truth. Experience Client Liaison.’ So goes the tagline of Melbourne indie-pop band, Client Liaison who are


The Records That Changed The Peep Tempel’s Lives

The Records That Changed The Peep Tempel’s Lives

The Peep Tempel recently returned with a new LP, entitled Joy, and ‘Rayguns’, a powerful new single that forces Australians to wake up and take


Peaches: “I Just Want People To Feel Comfortable In Their Bodies, And Themselves”

Peaches: “I Just Want People To Feel Comfortable In Their Bodies, And Themselves”

Images of countless bodies mashed together, tangled amongst a hot sweaty mess with the overarching phrase beckoning audiences; “come with me, you know me, feel


Regurgitator’s Quan Yeomans Talks Life, Music, And What’s Next

Regurgitator’s Quan Yeomans Talks Life, Music, And What’s Next

Australia’s favourite sons Regurgitator are back and getting stuck in to their ‘Human Distribution’ tour – a slightly more traditional run of shows to what they


The Needle Drop: Why Does Australia Ban Tyler, The Creator But Celebrate Nick Cave?

The Needle Drop: Why Does Australia Ban Tyler, The Creator But Celebrate Nick Cave?

You know Anthony Fantano as “the Internet’s Busiest Music Nerd” thanks to his YouTube channel, The Needle Drop, on which he and his alter ego




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