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9 ARIA Awards Moments We’d Rather Forget

9 ARIA Awards Moments We’d Rather Forget

The ARIA Awards will soon be upon us and we’re already beginning to feel the excitement. Naturally, that excitement is mixed with an equal amount of...

The Brian Jonestown Massacre Talk Creativity, The Problem With Digital, & Upcoming Australian Tour

The Brian Jonestown Massacre Talk Creativity, The Problem With Digital, & Upcoming Australian Tour

Since their formation in the late ‘80s, a great deal has been said and written about The Brian Jonestown Massacre.  Often hailed as musical visionaries, BJM...

Trash Can: Coolio Crashes Party, Mean Music Tweets, Breaking Britney, & More

Trash Can: Coolio Crashes Party, Mean Music Tweets, Breaking Britney, & 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...

Regurgitator Talk Hiatus, Touring, & Their Dirty Pop Fantasies

Regurgitator Talk Hiatus, Touring, & Their Dirty Pop Fantasies

Mid-December will mark 20 years since Quan Yeomans, Peter Kostic and Ben Ely first formed Regurgitator, and after two illustrious decades the band have irrefutably been...

Jay Rayner – Creative Director The Shadow Electric

Jay Rayner – Creative Director The Shadow Electric

The Shadow Electric Open Air Cinema and Bar is now in its third year. For the uninitiated, could you tell us a little bit about how...

Audego

Audego

Formed in late 2010, Audego is a collaboration between Melbourne duo Paso Bionic and Big Fella. Audego are a unique concoction of skillful sample based production,...

Lowlakes

Lowlakes

I’m Tom, one of four members of Melbourne group Lowlakes. We make dark, atmospheric pop-music and have just finished recording our debut LP, which is due...

Mother And Son

Mother And Son

Wollongong’s own Mother & Son exploded on to many people’s radar with the release of their debut album in 2011. They backed up the release with...

The Handsome Family Talk Upcoming Tour, Their Love Of Animals, & The Perils Of Pop

The Handsome Family Talk Upcoming Tour, Their Love Of Animals, & The Perils Of Pop

The Handsome Family’s newest album Wilderness is not a pop album, and guitarist and singer Brett Sparks seems to align his band’s aesthetics with his beliefs,...

Kooyeh

Kooyeh

Kooyeh’s brand new album Soul Cleansing is spreading like wild fire and is about to set dance floors up and down the East Coast alight with its mix...

Clowns

Clowns

Clowns are a hardcore punk rock band hailing from the Bayside suburbs of Melbourne, who slowly but surely are leaving a footprint in the sand that...

The Royal Jellies

The Royal Jellies

The Royal Jellies have just released their debut polished gem of pop hooks and earworm melodies, Burrows St, Poolside. Recorded by Marty Brown (Clare Bowditch, Art Of Fighting)...

Cherrywood

Cherrywood

Punky String band Cherrywood have been entertaining/aurally assaulting audiences in practically every nook and cranny of the country for a few years now and after three...

Loon Lake Talk Keeping It In The Family, Pop Inspirations, & What Exactly ‘Gloamer’ Means

Loon Lake Talk Keeping It In The Family, Pop Inspirations, & What Exactly ‘Gloamer’ Means

Loon Lake get along with each other a lot better than most bands. At the core of the Melbourne indie-pop quintet are the three Nolan brothers,...

Rockstar Retirees: Is It Better To Burn Out Than Fade Away?

Rockstar Retirees: Is It Better To Burn Out Than Fade Away?

The years of puffing doobies and bedding cinnamon girls has not served Neil Young well. Beneath his cowboy hat hides a froth of fading grey locks...

Crossfaith

Crossfaith

Japan’s leading metalcore legends Crossfaith recently released their new album Apocalyze through Halfcut / Shock Records in Australia, and to celebrate the release the band are currently in...

Limp Bizkit Talk New Album, Working With Hip-Hop Producers, & Their Australian Tour

Limp Bizkit Talk New Album, Working With Hip-Hop Producers, & Their Australian Tour

They are loved by many and hated by others it’s that very duality that drives nu-metalers Limp Bizkit, who formed in Jacksonville, Florida in the ‘90s....

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