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Royal Chant hit the road with their 'Small Town Bruises Tour'!

Appearing in your face since their Raise Your Glass & Collapse LP in 2011, Royal Chant have kept themselves busy with a bevy of singles, EPs, side-projects, and touring. People have been loving their poetic garage sound, the Sydney dwelling band proudly blasts their musical sensitivity for all to hear.

Maids touring through February into March!

They impressed us when they kicked off the AU's 5th birthday party in Adelaide last year and so we're stoked to see that Newcastle's Maids are soon to be out on the road again, sending party vibes down the East Coast and WA! Ringing in the New Year with a kickass performance alongside the likes of DZ Deathrays and Step-Panther, the boys are set to be sharing the stages with some more killer talent as their tour takes them from Brisbane in Feb straight through to a final date in Melbourne on March 1st.

Live Review: A&R Department Presents "Music Makers Club #21" - Oxford Art Factory, Sydney (13.12.13)

Twelve bands. One venue. Two stages. Hosted by the A&R Department and held within the walls of the Oxford Art Factory, “Music Makers Club #21” was a massive night, jam packed with brilliant sounds created by fresh, young, independent bands. Occupying the main stage of the venue were Royal Chant, Jsmith & The Kids, Lëura, Enerate, King Colour and Will And The Indians. All six acts gave it their all as they continued to deliver fantastic music to an enthusiastic crowd.

Photo Gallery: Royal Chant + Claws and Organs - The Empress (24.10.13)

Royal Chant

Royal Chant and Claws and Organs played The Empress in Melbourne on Thursday night, and Mary Boukouvalas was there to capture all the action. Check it out in this photo gallery:

Royal Chant announce single launch dates kicking off this month!

Royal Chant are soon to be on the road with their new single, "New Nowhere". Taken from the band's upcoming Small Town Bruises EP, the track signifies a new phase for the musicians, and they're eager to share it all with you. A new line up in place and a pretty successful 2013 already on the roll of them, Royal Chant continue to impress and if you haven't been to one of their shows already, now is your opportunity.

the AU sessions: Royal Chant (Sydney) "I'm So Sorry"

the AU sessions presents Sydney band Royal Chant performing their track "I'm So Sorry" in the garage of the AU review HQ in Sydney.

The Snowdroppers, Royal Chant and more confirmed for Sounds On Sunset 2013.

If you're going to be up the north coast of NSW this coming weekend and want to simply chill out and experience some great live music, Sounds of Sunset may just be the event for you. On Saturday the 18th, punters will be able to check out some stunning live performances, engage in a range of free activities and get amongst a whole heap of good things over the weekend.

There is still time to get your tickets at the following prices:

Tour Updates: Thy Art Is Murder, Royal Chant, Bruno Mars, Royal Chant, Japandroids and more!

In this issue: Thy Art Is Murder add Western Australian shows to tour, Royal Chant add dates to Panic & Cash tour, Bruno Mars adds second Melbourne show, Japandroids add second Melbourne show; The Delta Riggs announce extra WA dates for album tour, They Might Be Giants announce ‘Flood’ shows and additional Melbourne tickets, and supports are announced for YACHT Australian shows.

Sydney's Hailer touring the country from the end of April, through until June.

Launching their new album Another Way, Sydney 'psychedelic rock 'n' roll pop' band Hailer will be touring through New South Wales, the ACT, Victoria and Brisbane over the new few months! With the album to be released at the end of May, fans will be able to see Hailer showcase the material, also providing perhaps the last opportunity for people to see them perform before they relocate to the US for a few months.


Gig Announcements: Sydney, NSW and The ACT - March 13

Venue news may not have been good lately, but there’s still lots going on and with The Potbellez helping you add some more Irish to your Irish holidays, Georgi Kay getting her way, Wagons hitting the stage again and those damned humans are invading again too.

FVSTFWRD launching at the Tonka Bar on March 14!

Single Stream: Royal Chant "Did You Pay Cash For That Panic Attack?" (2013)

After just finishing their first tour of the USA, the Royal Chant trio have released their brand new single 'Did You Pay Cash For That Panic Attack?' for the new year. Recorded in New York, 'Did You Pay Cash For That Panic Attack' is a song representative of Royal Chant's style, loud, distorted guitars, heavy vocals, as well as being a bit in your face. And it's a free download for fans! It doesn't get much better than that.

Royal Chant's 'Panic + Cash' tour continuing through until February!

Freshly back from their debut tour of America, fuzz-garage rockers, Royal Chant, are rolling out their brilliant catalogue of music to our crowds for the first time this year. The "Panic & Cash" tour kicked off on January 5, but if you're interested (and you should be), you can still catch Royal Chant at a select few shows right into February!


Mon, Jan. 14: Old Bar (Melb) Unpaved Songwriters Sessions