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12 Weird Christmas Albums You Won’t Believe Exist

12 Weird Christmas Albums You Won’t Believe Exist

The good old Christmas album, much like Christmas itself, is mostly all about the money. Artists don’t pump out generic covers of carols because they love...

Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros Talk New LP, Collaborative Songwriting & Their Love Of Australia

Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros Talk New LP, Collaborative Songwriting & Their Love Of Australia

Over the past six years, LA troupe Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros have dazzled the world with their infectious brand of sunny indie folk. After...

M.Antonio

M.Antonio

Hi I’m Mike that makes up M.Antonio.  I’m based in Melbourne and play laid back alt rock swamp.  Sometimes with a band, sometimes without.  Recently I...

Lester The Fierce

Lester The Fierce

Lester The Fierce is a combination of Anita Lester and her alter ego imagined from a children’s book hero.  The prolific singer songwriter manages to touch...

Crowdfunding Forecast: Little Stevies LP, Chiptune Festival, Pozible Gigs Launches & More

Crowdfunding Forecast: Little Stevies LP, Chiptune Festival, Pozible Gigs Launches & 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...

Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants Talk Foo Fighters Fan Overlap, The Joys Of Country Music & More

Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants Talk Foo Fighters Fan Overlap, The Joys Of Country Music & More

With little need for introduction, Foo Fighters are widely known as a band who have dominated the world stage for years, boasting top-of-the-chart rock albums and...

William Beckett

William Beckett

William Beckett had a great ten year writing, recording and touring stint as the frontman of The Academy Is… but has now stepped out on his own built...

Calexico Talk Australian Wines, Portuguese Fado & The Appeal Of Instagram

Calexico Talk Australian Wines, Portuguese Fado & The Appeal Of Instagram

Calexico’s last visit to Australia included a slot at the 2010 Golden Plains festival, best remembered for apocalyptic rain and grounds so muddy that the ‘golden...

Soundwave 2014 Lineup Guide: Setlists, NIN, & Everything Else You Should Know

Soundwave 2014 Lineup Guide: Setlists, NIN, & Everything Else You Should Know

There’s been much anticipation heaped upon the Soundwave 2014 lineup before the first round of bands were announced for the annual hard and heavy music festival...

MT WARNING

MT WARNING

I’m Mikey Bee of MT WARNING. It began when I met American film maker Taylor Steele at a bar I was playing a solo show at,...

Trash Can: Black Keys Fight Over Bob Dylan’s Hair, 2 Chainz Police Stand-Off

Trash Can: Black Keys Fight Over Bob Dylan’s Hair, 2 Chainz Police Stand-Off

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...

Don Walker Talks New LP, His Songwriting Legacy, & Authenticity In Recording

Don Walker Talks New LP, His Songwriting Legacy, & Authenticity In Recording

At 61, Don Walker has nothing to prove. As the primary songwriter in Cold Chisel, his songs ingrained themselves into our national psyche during a remarkably...

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...