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Album Review: Split Seconds - Neil Young and Dumb (2014 EP)

Nowadays it seems scungy punk bands have a monopoly of terrible puns in album titles. So consider this a warning. When you put in Split Seconds Neil Young and Dumb, do not be surprised when you hear jangly guitars and a voice as smooth as whiskey. There was once a time where Morrissey was the pun lord rather than a man who's only claim to fame is having a multitude of twitter follows to spew stupid statements at.

Split Seconds reveal more details about new EP 'Neil Young & Dumb', plus new live dates!

Split Seconds fans, you're in for a treat! The Melbourne via Perth band have a new EP ready for you to get around in Neil Young & Dumb, plus some live shows in the pipeline to officially launch their new baby. Recorded following Sean Pollard's songwriting sessions with the likes of Dan Kelly, Alexander Gow (Oh Mercy) and more, Neil Young & Dumb fits perfectly into the band's great catalogue of tunes already released.

Single Stream: Split Seconds "Delivery" (2014)

Melbourne-via-Perth quintet Split Seconds have been pretty quiet since their 2012 debut album, so it's great to have them back. "Delivery" sees the addition of vocal sampling to go with the band's intelligent indie-rock.

I, a Man announce co-headline shows with Split Seconds!

Melbourne locals I, a Man have announced their new single ‘Minivan’. To coincide with the release, I, a Man also have a series of co-headline shows alongside Split Seconds to take place throughout August.

Babaganouj set for August tour to launch 'Bluff' single!

Brisbane's Babaganouj are keeping the good momentum going, by announcing a run of tour dates for next month to promote their new single "Bluff". Hot off the heels of the success of their tune "Too Late For Love", the talent four-piece already have your next fave tune out of the Sunshine State in "Bluff". They'll be hitting up the venues in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne next month with some great support acts you must see as well - be sure to note them down!

Festival Review: State of the Art Festival - Perth Cultural Centre (31.05.14)

Once again Western Australia scored lucky with the weather gods over the long weekend, keeping ominous rain clouds at bay for the duration of the State of the Art Festival hosted by Celebrate WA in association with WAM.

State of the Art Music Festival 2014 Announces 'SOTA Surrounds'!

SOTA Surrounds, Perth festival to celebrate the local music of WA, is bringing more music, even some local acts performing free stripped back throughout the festival grounds, an MC battle and even some visual art to the table this year. Headliners Drapht, Eskimo Joe and San Cisco and emerging artists The Stems, The Blackeyed Susans, The Kill Devil Hills, Kim Salmon, Split Seconds, Bitter Belief, Sable and much more! It's sure to be an absolutely fantastic time.

Gig Announcements: Melbourne & VIC - 17th July 2013

In this issue:Skyways Are Highways play goodbye gig, We the People launch new video, San Francisco's Giraffage plays Liberty Social, Ding Dong WEEKENDER celebrates Splendour In The Grass, Sleepmakeswaves and Voyager headlining Progfest 2013, July Days, Hugo Race and Adam Eaton launch new albums, Mozfest is back to raise funds for the Morrow Park Bowling club, All the colours launch new single, Clavians launch new video and last chance for The Podwer Monkey fans.

Gig Announcements: Victoria and Melbourne - 22nd February 2013

the growl

In this issue: The Growl at the Workers Club, His Merry Men announce the Pillow Talk Tour, Standish/Carlyon release new single, Weekender! Every Friday at the Ding Dong Lounge, Simone Felice Australian tour, Brighter Later debut album launch, Laura Imbruglia hits Melbourne, Jade Leonard album launch, Split Seconds Melbourne headline show, The Idle Hoes album launch, One night only live magic extravaganza, Hollow Everdaze launch debut single and Dead Letter Circus national tour.

Tour Updates: Nick Cave, the Bronx, They Might Be Giants, Loon Lake and more!

presidents of the usa

In this issue: Support acts for the Presidents, Paul Kelly and Neil Finn, Opeth, Counting Crows, William Elliott Whitmore, Nick Cave and One Direction announced while Loon Lake and They Might Be Giants selling out shows left right and centre!

Presidents of the United States of America announce support bands and special VIP tickets!

Live Review: Big Day Out - Flemington Racecourse (26.01.13)

Boasting names such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Killers, Animal Collective and Foals it was clear that the Big Day Out had bounced back from the bad run it had last year where half the tour got truncated versions of the event. This year, every show boasted the full lineup which was promising for the future of the event given the recent hurdles it has had to overcome.