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How Perfume Genius Proves There’s Still Prejudice In Music

How Perfume Genius Proves There’s Still Prejudice In Music

When we spoke to Mike Hadreas back in early 2013 there was one quote that stuck out above the rest. The singer behind Perfume Genius revealed to...

Tom West

Tom West

I’m a songwriter and fingerpicker from Adelaide, and I’ve just released my first album, its called A Spark In The Dark. I like to play with...

Dead Letter Circus On The Lost Art Of Album Artwork

Dead Letter Circus On The Lost Art Of Album Artwork

Dead Letter Circus are currently preparing for a national album tour in support of their second full-length album, The Catalyst Fire, playing dates through August and September...

Nile Rodgers Talks Birthing Disco With Chic, Hit-Making, And Aussie Politics

Nile Rodgers Talks Birthing Disco With Chic, Hit-Making, And Aussie Politics

At nearly 70 years of age, Nile Rodgers is perhaps one of music’s most unlikely comeback kids. He’s played, produced, and been involved in some of...

The Falls

The Falls

Hi, I’m Melinda. I drink too much coffee and play music in a little band called The Falls. We’re based in Sydney and recently release our...

Kins

Kins

My name’s Alex Knight and I play drums for Kins. I met Thom [Savage] and Jacky [Cartwright] in Melbourne when I was touring Australia with an old...

Jen Cloher of Dyson, Stringer & Cloher

Jen Cloher of Dyson, Stringer & Cloher

Jen Cloher, Mia Dyson, and Liz Stringer are three names synonymous with great songwriting and powerful live performances. Imagine all three together… well someone else did and...

Jackie Onassis

Jackie Onassis

Jackie Onassis are a hip-hop duo from Sydney’s Inner West who have had a stellar twelve months, with Triple J choosing them to play the Big...

Trash Can: Pete Doherty Sells Ciggie Butts, Radiohead Drag Show & More

Trash Can: Pete Doherty Sells Ciggie Butts, Radiohead Drag Show & More

By the end of every week there are a bunch of music-related stories, cool links, videos, and other internet ditties that are a little on the...

London Grammar Talk New LP, Minimal Pop & How To Get Discovered On The Internet

London Grammar Talk New LP, Minimal Pop & How To Get Discovered On The Internet

London Grammar went from jamming together after meeting at Nottingham University in the UK, to clocking up YouTube hits in their thousands after the release of...

Why Big Scary Deserve To Win The 9th Australian Music Prize

Why Big Scary Deserve To Win The 9th Australian Music Prize

The first six albums longlisted for the 9th Coopers AMP were revealed today, with an impressive mix of Australian artists and their albums up for the annual Australian...

Boy & Bear Talk Upcoming Australian Tour, Kanye West & Why They Don’t Kiss And Tell

Boy & Bear Talk Upcoming Australian Tour, Kanye West & Why They Don’t Kiss And Tell

Dave Hosking has learnt a lot about himself in recent times. “I think I’ve discovered over the last few years that the art that I love,...

Izzy of The Preatures

Izzy of The Preatures

Sydney soul rockers The Preatures continue their already massive year of sold out shows, including supporting Los Angeles babes HAIM last month, with the release their new five-track EP Is...

Washed Out Talks New Album, Disney Scores & The Art Of Subtle Complexity

Washed Out Talks New Album, Disney Scores & The Art Of Subtle Complexity

A roof top pool party and an ice cream shop celebration that saw the creation of the Paracosm flavour (that’s raspberry with pink peppercorns if you...

Brow Horn Orchestra

Brow Horn Orchestra

Heyo, we’re brass n beats party band Brow Horn Orchestra from Fremantle, Western Australia. We’re about to head over to Darwin for the big arts festival followed by...

Crowdfunding Forecast: Obituary LP, Death Metal Doco, Dub FX Album & More

Crowdfunding Forecast: Obituary LP, Death Metal Doco, Dub FX Album & More

If the success of Melbourne prog-metal band Twelve Foot Ninja’s music video campaign, smashing the previous record set by Eskimo Joe in February this year, has taught us...

Is Australian Radio Doing Enough For Australian Artists?

Is Australian Radio Doing Enough For Australian Artists?

For more than 20 years Australian radio has enforced codes to ensure that homegrown artists and musicians get fair play against international acts, especially against the...

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