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8 Great Places To Study If You Want A Career In The Music Industry

8 Great Places To Study If You Want A Career In The Music Industry

With the date fast-approaching where poor youngsters around Australia sit their final Year 12 exams, so too arrives their “life-defining” decision where they must select a University or...

Buried In Verona

Buried In Verona

Amid the swarm of alternative Australian talent floating around, it can be hard for a band to ‘make it’ and stand out. Since forming in 2007,...

Trash Can: John Lennon Auditions For The Voice, Jerry Seinfeld Raps, Headphone Implants & More

Trash Can: John Lennon Auditions For The Voice, Jerry Seinfeld Raps, Headphone Implants & More

By the end of every week there are a bunch of music-related stories, cool links, videos, and other internet ditties that we haven’t managed to get...

Baptism Of Uzi

Baptism Of Uzi

Hi. We are Baptism of Uzi. We are a Melbourne band. We play rock music. We started out as an improvisational band then gradually became more...

Portugal, The Man

Portugal, The Man

Portland rock outfit Portugal. The Man are at the peak of their chameleonic career. They’ve just released their eighth studio album, Evil Friends, which is being...

Andrew Swift & The Rattlesnake Choir

Andrew Swift & The Rattlesnake Choir

Hi I’m Andrew from Andrew Swift & The Rattlesnake Choir, we’re four musicians from the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. We’ve just finished our new EP,...

What Does The New Instagram Video Mean For Live Music?

What Does The New Instagram Video Mean For Live Music?

There’s a gig you’ve been looking forward to for weeks, and the night has finally rolled around. You get there early to score a spot near...

FIDLAR

FIDLAR

“I. DRINK. CHEAP. BEER. SO. WHAT. FUCK. YOU.” With the chorus of “Cheap Beer” in mind, it’s surprising when Brandon Schwartzel, bassist for LA punks FIDLAR,...

The Good Ship

The Good Ship

The Good Ship is a motley crew of salty mariners hailing from the port of Brisbane, Australia. We play a shabby shanty or two in the...

Robert DeLong

Robert DeLong

It’s rare to see a musician completely ignore all conventions in music and performance. But when it does happen, it’s often groundbreaking. Enter Washington native Robert...

Evan & The Brave

Evan & The Brave

We are Evan & The Brave, a 4-piece band from Sydney who have just released the Single, ‘Stay This Way’. It’s a track from our upcoming...

Beady Eye

Beady Eye

On Beady Eye’s new album, BE, Liam Gallagher takes the biggest risk of his career. For two decades, the former Oasis frontman has done what he...

Paul Thorn

Paul Thorn

American professional boxer turned blues musician Paul Thorn is currently in Australia on his ‘Pimps & Preachers’ tour, impressing fans along the east coast of Australia....

Trashcan: The Roots Cover Mario Bros, Sub Pop Design Shoes, Fingernail-Powered Gig Posters & More

Trashcan: The Roots Cover Mario Bros, Sub Pop Design Shoes, Fingernail-Powered Gig Posters & More

By the end of every week there are a bunch of music-related stories, cool links, videos, and other internet ditties that we haven’t managed to get...

Falling In Reverse

Falling In Reverse

One of the most controversial and gossiped about men in alternative music is Falling In Reverse’s Ronnie Radke. The frontman used the band’s 2011 debut album...

Majical Cloudz

Majical Cloudz

Impersonator is the critically-acclaimed Matador label debut by Devon Welsh and Mathew Otto. As Majical Cloudz, the Canadian duo have created an intimate record of minimal...

Of Monsters And Men

Of Monsters And Men

Iceland has a fine track record for shaping such rare and touching musical entities as Björk and Sigur Rós. The tiny northern nation’s latest triumph and...

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