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Hot Chip, Dirty Three, Courtney Barnett & more announced for Sugar Mountain 2016!

Before the weekend, Le1f was the first name leaked/revealed for Melbourne's Sugar Mountain festival, quickly indicating that the organisers had another vibrant and eclectic line up in store. This morning, they've gone and announced the full line up of artists, musicians and individuals set to take part in the event next January at the VCA and Melbourne Arts Precinct!

My CMJ Mix-Tape: Top 5 from Philippe Perez

Last week we recovered from the incredible time in New York that was the CMJ Music Marathon. Now with a bit of time to take a deep breath and reflect on our time over there, we've put together a bit of a mix-tape for you with some of our favourite artists and discoveries from the event. Here now, courtesy of Philippe Perez, are his top 5 tracks from the 2013 CMJ Music Marathon.

The Festival Diaries: CMJ Day One Ft. Glasser, Kirin J Callinan, The City And Horses + More - New York City (15.10.13)

SXSW’s little sibling has started off with a nice little bang with absorbing light shows, flamenco twang and a side dish of weird feedback and noise. A wide scope of bands have made their presence known to New Yorkers already and parties have begun in earnest. Here's our update of Day One.