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Touring: Bloods, The Ocean Party, Step-Panther, Bearhug

Touring: Bloods, The Ocean Party, Step-Panther, Bearhug

Wednesday, October 22 2014

– Sydney’s favourite arena-garage trio, Bloods, have finally released their Owen Penglis-recorded debut album. Work It Out came out last Friday, following last year’s *[Golden Fang](/rele…Read News

Forthcoming: Emma Donovan & The PutBacks

Forthcoming: Emma Donovan & The PutBacks

Wednesday, October 22 2014

What: Dawn by Emma Donovan & The PutBacks. When: November 7 on vinyl, CD and digital through HopeStreet Recordings. Key notes: Collaborative album from indigenous vocalist Emma Donovan and instrumental funk band The PutBacks, who backed Prince at his 2012 afterparty in Melbourne. Features song…Read News

Artist on Artist: Tim Richmond vs You Beauty

Artist on Artist: Tim Richmond vs You Beauty

Wednesday, October 22 2014

You Beauty singer/lyricist WILL FARRIER chatted with TIM RICHMOND entirely on Facebook and asked us not to change a thing. So we didn’t. (Note: Will’s words are in blue text, Tim’s in grey.) …Read News

Video Premiere: Warmth Crashes In ‘Codeine Racer’

Video Premiere: Warmth Crashes In ‘Codeine Racer’

Wednesday, October 22 2014

The new video from Warmth Crashes In has it all: old movie samples, extended live footage of the band, hazy backdrops, tripped-out effects and even an interpretive dancer. Made by drummer Erin Taylor, it’s an appropriately saturated clip for a single steeped equally in Krautrock, shoegaze, Britpop and indie rock – a song t…Read News

Gigs in Brief: ScotDrakula, The Honeysliders, Cash Savage, New Estate

Gigs in Brief: ScotDrakula, The Honeysliders, Cash Savage, New Estate

Tuesday, October 21 2014

– In a country full of catchy garage bands, ScotDrakula stand out as one of the catchiest. In the tradition of ‘Burner’ and ‘Break Me Up’, their new single ‘O’Clock’ is a delirious blast of fun. Unlike those earlier songs, though, it betrays a certain scrappy soul quality to it – maybe it’s those keyboards – and arrives with a video showcasin…Read News

Artist on Artist: Lucy Cliché vs Factory Floor

Artist on Artist: Lucy Cliché vs Factory Floor

Tuesday, October 21 2014

Ahead of the debut Australian tour for London’s experimental dance-music quartet Factory Floor, Sydney’s LUCY CLICHÉ interviews FF member, solo artist and one-third of Carter Tutti Void, NIK VOID (pictured). **Hi Nik, how’s it going? Very much looking forward to your trip to Australia! And thanks for asking …Read News

Video Premiere: Paradise Palms ‘Old Boys’

Video Premiere: Paradise Palms ‘Old Boys’

Monday, October 20 2014

Here’s a gorgeous comedown for your Monday workday: the debut single and video from Paradise Palms, a sun-soaked, soft-sung, sighing pop ballad. ‘Old Boys’ is the first we’re hearing – and seeing – of Paradise Palms. It’s the solo project of Pete Baxter, frontman of Melbourne guitar-poppers Smile. He started the outlet because his Smile bandmates were aw…Read News




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