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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’,...

Norma Jean

Norma Jean

My name is Cory Brandan. I am the vocalist for Norma Jean. Most people may not know this, but I also write a lot for Norma Jean...

Twelve Foot Ninja

Twelve Foot Ninja

Melbourne based Twelve Foot Ninja have gone from strength to strength since the release of their critically acclaimed debut album Silent Machine in late 2012,  recently breaking...

Trash Can: Snoop Lion’s $100 Joint, Eddie Murphy’s Reggae Career & More

Trash Can: Snoop Lion’s $100 Joint, Eddie Murphy’s Reggae Career & 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...

Meshuggah Talk Perfectionism, Band Depression, Universal Fans & More

Meshuggah Talk Perfectionism, Band Depression, Universal Fans & More

When a musician is listed as one of the fastest and most technically proficient drummers in the world by publications such as Rolling Stone, Modern Drummer...

Arctic Monkeys Talk Hip-Hop Influences, Working With Josh Homme & Making It Down Under

Arctic Monkeys Talk Hip-Hop Influences, Working With Josh Homme & Making It Down Under

“This record seemed right. It was what we wanted to make, and what we wanted to sound like.” Drummer Matt Helders’ description of Arctic Monkeys’ fifth...

Tully On Tully

Tully On Tully

We caught up with the stunning vocalist Natalie Foster of Tully on Tully, to talk Ep titles, live art exhibitions at music shows, what the band...

Major Tom & The Atoms

Major Tom & The Atoms

With an intoxicating brew of jungly steam-punk spy grooves and honkytonk shoot-out tunes, Major Tom & The Atoms have constructed a towering and lasting monument to...

40 Years On: Bruce Springsteen – The Wild, The Innocent & The E Street Shuffle

40 Years On: Bruce Springsteen – The Wild, The Innocent & The E Street Shuffle

A lean twenty-three year old Bruce Springsteen is deep in thought on yet another long bus ride between destinations for his tour in support of his...

Drenge

Drenge

Sibling duo Rory and Eoin Loveless, are Drenge; one of the most exciting new bands on the UK music scene right now. The pair play with enough raw...

Top 10 Reasons It’s Still Not Ok To Use Your Smartphone At Concerts

Top 10 Reasons It’s Still Not Ok To Use Your Smartphone At Concerts

There’s been a lot of coverage on the use of smartphones at concerts lately, with a clear divide falling between those who sheath their iPhones in favour of...

SURES Talk Touring With Go Violets, Their New EP & Fortune Cookies

SURES Talk Touring With Go Violets, Their New EP & Fortune Cookies

Hailing from the suburbs of Sydney, SURES are a talented young band with a penchant for infectious guitar riffs and unrestrained vocals.  Forming in 2011, a...

Palms

Palms

Hey we’re four buds from Sydney: Al, Tom, Dion and Brendan, otherwise known as Palms. Tom and I (Al) formed Palms after we called it a...

Spit Syndicate

Spit Syndicate

Sydney hip hop duo Spit Syndicate have had a absolutely huge year post the release of their third LP Sunday Gentlemen earlier this year, and will now embark...

Trash Can: NIN Investigated By FBI, Courtney Love Funded Hole By Stripping & More

Trash Can: NIN Investigated By FBI, Courtney Love Funded Hole By Stripping & 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...

20 Years On: The Breeders – Last Splash

20 Years On: The Breeders – Last Splash

Oscillating feedback, heavy reverb, languid basslines, grunge guitar hooks, rocket-fire drum fills, and intoxicatingly sweet but deadly sharp vocal harmonies…it’s a killer combination. And that’s just...

The Mark Of Cain Talk Clear Vinyl, Gen Y Drummers & ‘The Straight Ahead Play’

The Mark Of Cain Talk Clear Vinyl, Gen Y Drummers & ‘The Straight Ahead Play’

The Mark Of Cain head back into the live arena next month, albeit for just the two Adelaide hometown shows in celebration of the launch of...

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