12 Awesome Music Careers You Probably Haven’t Considered But Should

12 Awesome Music Careers You Probably Haven’t Considered But Should

Many of us dream of getting involved with the music industry. Some of us want to be the stars taking arena stages around the world,

Billy Bragg Talks Spotify, Social Media Homework, & The All-Important ‘Third Album’

Billy Bragg Talks Spotify, Social Media Homework, & The All-Important ‘Third Album’

“The internet has allowed us to have an open sewer of cynicism to run through the world. I have seen young artists make a political

Neko Case Talks Hurdles, Lessons Learnt, & Shift To Autobiographical Songwriting

Neko Case Talks Hurdles, Lessons Learnt, & Shift To Autobiographical Songwriting

“I’m almost done pounding, I’m sorry. They’re looking at me like they’re going to take one of my legs off any second – get offa

Bayside Talk Maturing, Social Media, & ‘Doing It Their Way’

Bayside Talk Maturing, Social Media, & ‘Doing It Their Way’

The word ‘cult’ is often associated with a lot of negative undertones – that is, with the exception of Bayside fans. Cult, the American punk

The Smith Street Band Talk Lockout Laws, Band Name, & Altercation Inspiration

The Smith Street Band Talk Lockout Laws, Band Name, & Altercation Inspiration

When catching up with Wil Wagner, the musician is relaxing backstage at an event on the Melbourne campus of La Trobe University. Currently on a

5 Gigs That Changed Josh Pyke’s Life

5 Gigs That Changed Josh Pyke’s Life

Australian singer-songwriter Josh Pyke has long been hailed for his unique blend of folk-tinged rock and imaginative storytelling. Since the release of his first single ‘Middle

Phoenix Talk Live Antics, Recording, & Their Unlikely Michael Jackson Artefact

Phoenix Talk Live Antics, Recording, & Their Unlikely Michael Jackson Artefact

Australia’s admiration for Phoenix is pretty clear – given the French indie-pop band’s chart success and frequent tours Down Under – so it’s good to

5 Songs That Changed Elizabeth Rose’s Life

5 Songs That Changed Elizabeth Rose’s Life

Elizabeth Rose’s bourgeoning success is imminent, not only on Sydney dance-floors, but Australia-wide. Roses’ shimmering vocals balance in perfect unity with her sugar-sweet melodies, producing

Jake Bugg Talks Fame, Musical Comparisons, & Aussie Topic Of Conversation

Jake Bugg Talks Fame, Musical Comparisons, & Aussie Topic Of Conversation

“Music is always an escape, you know? That’s what it is. It’s the best way to go into your own world and really just shut

Okkervil River Talk Hometown Inspiration, Childhood Nostalgia, & Solo Project

Okkervil River Talk Hometown Inspiration, Childhood Nostalgia, & Solo Project

“I often find the promotion of music keeps me from actually making music.” It could be the disenchanted mantra for every contemporary artist, but for

20 Years On: Green Day – Dookie

20 Years On: Green Day – Dookie

Compare the music industry in 1994 to today and it’s like looking through money coloured glasses into a time of sunshine and blissful glee. By

Queens Of The Stone Age Talk Detroit, NIN Tour, & ‘That’ Grammy Performance

Queens Of The Stone Age Talk Detroit, NIN Tour, & ‘That’ Grammy Performance

Dean Fertita epitomises cool. He dresses in rock n’ roll style black, denim, and dons a messy wad of longish, ebony hair that implies he’s

Q&A: Broods

Q&A: Broods

Broods are a brother-sister duo hailing from New Zealand. The band deliver heart-stopping ethereal electronic beats that have frequently drawn comparison to London Grammar and

The Top 5 Most Important Moments In Aussie Hip Hop, By The Funkoars

The Top 5 Most Important Moments In Aussie Hip Hop, By The Funkoars

Formed in 1999, South Australian crew The Funkoars have since been cemented as one of the most beloved and integral acts of the country’s proud

The Profile: The Kite String Tangle

The Profile: The Kite String Tangle

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.

30 Years On: The Smiths – The Smiths

30 Years On: The Smiths – The Smiths

When Morrissey’s book Autobiography was released in late 2013, it dropped to the collective sound of 1000 British music journos drooling. The singers’ thoughts on

Bliss N Eso: 5 Albums That Changed Their Lives

Bliss N Eso: 5 Albums That Changed Their Lives

Max “Eso” MacKinnon is an enthusiastic guy. As one third of Aussie hip hop dominators Bliss N Eso, he has witnessed the scene grow from



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