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Listen: SBTRKT Makes Ultimate Return Track With Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig

Listen: SBTRKT Makes Ultimate Return Track With Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig

There’s no question that Brit producer SBTRKT’s debut, self-titled record was quite easily one of the best of 2011. However, that was three years ago, and...

Listen: Tkay Maidza Shows Us Australian Hip Hop Is Now World Class

Listen: Tkay Maidza Shows Us Australian Hip Hop Is Now World Class

Remember when most people considered ‘Aussie hip hop’ to be one of the most cringe-worthy terms in the musical vernacular? Eliciting mental images of Kerser and 360 deep in clumsy rap battles...

Listen: Dan And Amy’s Stunning Folk-Pop Track, ‘Sometimes Life’

Listen: Dan And Amy’s Stunning Folk-Pop Track, ‘Sometimes Life’

Dan and Amy are a brother sister folk-duo that hail from Melbourne who have been playing music pretty much since they can remember. “Officially forming” in 2013, the pair...

Listen: Producer Reichardt’s Stunning Acoustic Debut

Listen: Producer Reichardt’s Stunning Acoustic Debut

Producer and multi- instrumentalist Reichardt is definitely a name you should be keeping your eye out for. The go-to producer and instrumentalist for bands and artists...

Why La Roux’s New Record Is One Of 2014′s Best Pop Albums

Why La Roux’s New Record Is One Of 2014′s Best Pop Albums

La Roux’s second record Trouble In Paradise was undeniably going to be a difficult one. That’s not quite in the sense of the ‘difficult second album syndrome’...

Listen: Bad//Dreems Insane New Track ‘My Only Friend’

Listen: Bad//Dreems Insane New Track ‘My Only Friend’

Adelaide quartet Bad//Dreems are killing it at the moment. The band are currently on the road with The Preatures, performing sold-out shows across the nation, leaving...

Listen: Klo’s Dizzying New Single ‘False Calls’

Listen: Klo’s Dizzying New Single ‘False Calls’

In late 2013 cousins Simon Lam and Chloe Kaul came together to create Klo, the dreamy slow-jam R&B influenced  project that after only two singles is...

Listen: The Ninja’s Garage-Rock Anthem ‘Never Had Much Time’

Listen: The Ninja’s Garage-Rock Anthem ‘Never Had Much Time’

The Ninja’s are a rock ‘n roll four-piece that hail from the sunny skies of Brisbane who produce a searing blend of straight-laced rock and unabashed garage...

Wild Beasts’ Australian Tour Mixtape

Wild Beasts’ Australian Tour Mixtape

2014 has seen British four piece Wild Beasts release one of the most acclaimed releases of the year, titled Present Tense the record has seen the band...

This Week’s 8 Best New Tracks

This Week’s 8 Best New Tracks

Every week a plethora of big name acts, Australian musicians and little-known musos drop brand spankin’ new tracks on the internet. We’ve trawled through the internet...

Track By Track: Fractures – ‘Fractures’ EP

Track By Track: Fractures – ‘Fractures’ EP

As we raved just last week in our piece on the six local records you should be listening too Mark Zito, aka Fractures, lives up to the...

Listen: Hopium’s Stellar Electronic Anthem, ‘Dreamers’

Listen: Hopium’s Stellar Electronic Anthem, ‘Dreamers’

With only two singles under their belts, Melbourne-based electronic act Hopium are still somewhat of an enigma. But given the overwhelming beauty of their second track ‘Dreamers’,...

Listen: Brave Drops Catchy Lead Single From Upcoming Debut EP

Listen: Brave Drops Catchy Lead Single From Upcoming Debut EP

Sydney-based DIY neo-soul songwriter Brave makes all of his music in a home studio that takes up 80 per cent of his bedroom. Writing, recording and producing...

Listen: Glass Animals Take On Yeezus

Listen: Glass Animals Take On Yeezus

Oxford R&B indie pop kids Glass Animals have just officially released a cover of everyone’s favourite religious icon Kanye West’s down tempo ‘Love Lockdown’. Taken from Yeezy’s...

Track By Track: Xander Smith – ‘Outside’

Track By Track: Xander Smith – ‘Outside’

Los Angeles singer / songwriter / world traveller Xander Smith just released his second solo record, Outside (out now via Music Fix/ MGM). For this record...

Listen: Courtney Barnett Drops New Track & Crowdfunding Campaign

Listen: Courtney Barnett Drops New Track & Crowdfunding Campaign

What is there left to say about Aussie music ambassador Courtney Barnett that hasn’t already been trumpeted by a dozen patriotic Australian publications? Well, now there’s some...

Advance Stream: Joyce Manor – ‘Never Hungover Again’

Advance Stream: Joyce Manor – ‘Never Hungover Again’

Joyce Manor was conceived in the back of a car over a cheap bottle of booze in the Disneyland parking lot – the kind of beginning...

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