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Bands Are Now Openly Paying Journalists To Write About Their Music

Bands Are Now Openly Paying Journalists To Write About Their Music

If you were a young band struggling to stand out from the crowd, would you directly pay a journalist to write about your music? Say, for a rate...

King Tuff

King Tuff

Kyle Thomas’ over the phone introduction is one you’d find very appropriate for the kind of guy who writes songs called ‘Alone and Stoned’. In a...

Atlas Genius

Atlas Genius

It seems that everything about Adelaide born and bred indie rockers Atlas Genius allows them to easily slip into the mainstream. Releasing a delightfully light hearted...

Griswolds

Griswolds

Forming in February, the band were triple j Unearthed feature artist and were quickly picked up by over 100 blogs around the globe simply by posting...

Daughter

Daughter

Many who will find themselves chancing upon Daughter’s debut album, If You Leave will be oblivious to the marked evolution of the British trio. Beginning as lead...

Wintercoats

Wintercoats

I perform under the moniker Wintercoats, but my real name is James Wallace. I’m a 22 year old multi-instrumentalist from Melbourne. I really don’t know what...

The Campaign To Stop The World’s Major Brands From Funding Music Piracy

The Campaign To Stop The World’s Major Brands From Funding Music Piracy

The global music piracy issue is a debate that refuses to dissipate, and especially in Australia where the recent Global Music Report from the IFPI demonstrated...

Mark Seymour

Mark Seymour

You’d think that people would have had enough of silly love songs, maybe? Or possibly because love drags you into every emotion possible, the songs that...

Dirty F

Dirty F

We are Dirty F. We are Darren Keane on drums, Tom Abraham on bass, Julian Medor on guitar, and James Alfred Podhorodecki on lead vocals. We...

Coheed and Cambria

Coheed and Cambria

Coheed and Cambria are an artistic force whose strength ventures far beyond music. Since the 90s, they maintained their reputation as an evolving progressive rock band...

Oscar Lush

Oscar Lush

After hearing his music for the first time most people don’t believe 19 year old singer-songwriter Oscar Lush is still only a teenager. With a lyrical...

Massive

Massive

MASSIVE are 4 guys on a mission to create some of the loudest ballsiest rock n roll around. Influenced by GnR, ACDC, Led Zeppelin, they are...

Black Sabbath

Black Sabbath

Black Sabbath bassist Terence “Geezer” Butler recalls the last time his band toured Australia, a memory from nearly 40 years back, though it’s a tale that...

Bliss N Eso

Bliss N Eso

(UPDATE: Movement Festival has been cancelled since the publication of this article – full report here) Jonathon Notley and Max MacKinnon – you’d know them as...

Example

Example

After dazzling Australian audiences at Stereosonic and Foreshore Festival last year, English singer and rapper Example (real name: Elliot John Gleave) is returning Down Under for yet...

Can Gudinski Turn Hanging Rock Into Australia’s Red Rocks?

Can Gudinski Turn Hanging Rock Into Australia’s Red Rocks?

“I’m still coming down from Bruce Springsteen, the euphoria… one of the greatest things I’ve ever done.” Michael Gudinski is pretty much as big as it...

Aerosmith

Aerosmith

Among dozens of awards and achievements throughout their career, hard rock pioneers Aerosmith have earned many labels, including ‘America’s greatest rock and roll band’.  They are...

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