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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 Profile: DEER

The Profile: DEER

With so much new music floating around the interwebs, sometimes it’s hard to dig a little deeper and find out more about a promising artist. That’s...

I Know Leopard

I Know Leopard

For those unfamiliar with I Know Leopard, how would the band best describe its sound? Groove-driven lullabies. Hold This Tight is the whimsical second single from...

Foster The People Reveal Why Their Second Album Is More Authentic

Foster The People Reveal Why Their Second Album Is More Authentic

After touring relentlessly on the back of his band’s overwhelmingly successful debut, Mark Foster needed a break. Released in May 2011, Torches was an immense worldwide...

Twin Forks’ Chris Carrabba Reveals Why He Moved On From Dashboard Confessional

Twin Forks’ Chris Carrabba Reveals Why He Moved On From Dashboard Confessional

“I knew that I wanted to do something different from Dashboard for quite a while. I didn’t know I wanted to do this, but the band...

Veludo

Veludo

Australia’s rising alt-rockers Veludo have recently released their break out self-titled debut EP and single Stay Young. Owning their epic stadium rock sound, these Melbournians (via Perth)...

Artist On Artist: Ball Park Music & Babaganouj

Artist On Artist: Ball Park Music & Babaganouj

Former Yves Klein Blue guitarist and now front man of four piece Babaganouj Charles Sale is currently on tour in support of the band’s new single ‘Too Late...

How To Grow Or Kill Your Local Music Scene

How To Grow Or Kill Your Local Music Scene

We’ve all read about the great music cities of the world. The country twang of Nashville continues to reverberate throughout the city day in day out....

Why We Shouldn’t Get On Board Neil Young’s Pono Music Revolution

Why We Shouldn’t Get On Board Neil Young’s Pono Music Revolution

Neil Young’s Pono music service, described as a “high-resolution, studio-quality, cloud-based digital music ecosystem” three years in the making, was officially launched this week. Unveiled in a...

The Profile: Monks Of Mellonwah

The Profile: Monks Of Mellonwah

With so much new music floating around the interwebs, sometimes it’s hard to dig a little deeper and find out more about a promising artist. That’s...

The Top 5 Most Important Musical Duos, By Georgia Fair

The Top 5 Most Important Musical Duos, By Georgia Fair

Sydney duo Georgia Fair, aka Jordan Wilson and Ben Rile, met in high school. Jordan remembers Ben, a bright faced kid coming up to him after...

Orphaned Land Talk Justice, Musical Activism, & Coexistence Through Metal

Orphaned Land Talk Justice, Musical Activism, & Coexistence Through Metal

Kobi Farhi is currently relaxing at his home outside of Tel Aviv, but in a matter of days, the vocalist for Israeli progressive rock pioneers Orphaned...

5 Albums That Changed Yo La Tengo’s Lives

5 Albums That Changed Yo La Tengo’s Lives

It is something of an oddity to find a band that share almost 30 years of history together, only to find that same group are still...

East India Youth Talks Debut Album, Instrumentals, & Going Solo

East India Youth Talks Debut Album, Instrumentals, & Going Solo

It was about 10pm for William Doyle when he picked up the phone from England. “It’s weird doing interviews this time at night. I’ve never done...

Why Now Is The Right Time To Start A Boutique Music Festival

Why Now Is The Right Time To Start A Boutique Music Festival

Later this month sees the introduction of a unique new boutique music event to the Aussie festival landscape. Describing itself as the “music and food event...

American Authors Talk Songwriting, SXSW, & Their Love for Gold Fields

American Authors Talk Songwriting, SXSW, & Their Love for Gold Fields

If you’re looking for three and a half minute bites of feel-good folk-pop, tracks ‘Believer’ and ‘Best Day Of My Life’ will have you hooked –...

6 Albums That Changed The Jungle Giants’ Lives

6 Albums That Changed The Jungle Giants’ Lives

The Jungle Giants boast an impressive CV. Since the release of their first single ‘Mr Polite’ in 2011, the Brisbane four-piece have enjoyed extensive Triple J...

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