Interviews

New Zealand’s 6 Most Important Bands, According To Jakob

New Zealand’s 6 Most Important Bands, According To Jakob

New Zealand post-rock legends Jakob recently released their new album Sines which arrives eight year after their last release. The record’s lead single ‘Blind Them With Science’,...

Lagwagon

Lagwagon

“I’ll never be Ozzy/ On stage when I’m fifty” bemoans Lagwagon’s primary songwriter and frontman Joey Cape on the track ‘Falling Apart’, from 2003’s Blaze. The...

Gossling

Gossling

You may not know her name, but there is a very good chance at one point you’ve been singing along to the words of one of...

Feelings

Feelings

“I’m sorry it took so long to connect; I’m on Skype now because it seems my phone doesn’t want to call Australian numbers!” Simon Berkelman aka...

Art Of Sleeping

Art Of Sleeping

There are a few words that could describe the sound of Brisbane based band Art Of Sleeping. Integrity. Resonance. Honesty. But something that can’t be put...

The Datsuns

The Datsuns

10 years on from their eponymous debut and The Datsuns are finally back on the Australian music scene. With a cracking new record Death Rattle Boogie...

65daysofstatic

65daysofstatic

Ever walked into a record store and felt somewhat overwhelmed by the amount of music on offer these days?

 65daysofstatic feel your pain. “There’s already too...

Hungry Kids Of Hungary

Hungry Kids Of Hungary

As far as first live music experiences go, Hungry Kids of Hungary’s Dean McGrath hit the Aussie music jackpot. “It was the Gold Coast Homebake in...

Anberlin

Anberlin

“If you’re not growing you’re dying,” says Stephen Christian, lead vocalist of alternative rockers Anberlin. Perhaps explaining why the Florida five-piece’s latest and sixth record, Vital,...

Henry Wagons

Henry Wagons

Expecting Company?, the new EP by Henry Wagons, is an unexpected delicacy. Seven songs that bring you surf guitar, country, and a marvellous mix of vocals...

Evil Eddie

Evil Eddie

With his debut album recently released, and a tour across the nation kicking off just last week, Evil Eddie is gearing up for one hell of...

You Am I

You Am I

Russell ‘Rusty’ Hopkinson’s favourite festival memory is a recent one, “It was a blast,” the You Am I drummer recalls of the band’s performance at Bumbershoot...

Rick Astley

Rick Astley

If you’ve been on the internet in the last five years, chances are you’ve heard Rick Astley’s dulcet tones; and it probably wasn’t by choice. Astley’s...

Crooked Saint

Crooked Saint

Embarking on a double headline national tour throws up a few curve balls, especially with two talented solo musicians like Crooked Saint’s Tim Wheatley and Ashleigh...

British India

British India

British India hasn’t been all that vocal in relation to the anticipated release of their fourth studio album and follow-up to 2010’s Avalanche. After tantalizing fans...

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

Fresh out of endless ‘Album of the Week’ listings and accolades for their debut album 12 Bar Bruise, two members of the nine-strong King Gizzard and...

Arrested Development

Arrested Development

If you thought the boundless positivity and fun loving attitude of Arrested Development’s anthems like ‘Mr. Wendal’ were strictly on the surface – think again. Enigmatic...

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