The world-class stage of the Sydney Opera House will play host to a night of future-tinged electronic magic, as Sydney touring/management group Astral People takes over for a night of landmark mayhem at 9pm on Saturday June 1st.
Californian singer-songwriter Hanni El Khatib has just released his sophomore album, Head In The Dirt, on Pod through Inertia. While on tour, he'd met Dan Auerbach (Black Keys) in a bar in Paris and after some whiskey got involved, they decided to partner up in Auerbach’s studio in Nashville. The idea was to erase everything he’d become comfortable with and to make an album out of only raw instinct and inspiration.
Astral People are proud to present an evening of nightclub luxury with LA’s finest purveyors of quality, 100% Silk. Founded by Amanda Brown (LA Vampires/Not Not Fun Records) in 2011, the label has formed a valuable mystique in sound, introducing the likes of Ital, Fort Romeau, Maria Minerva and Jonas Reinhardt to the world. Their lush, inquisitive catalogue is unlike any other label right now, indicative of the immersion between mind and body (whilst never keeping the dancefloor at bay).
Two-time Grammy-winning recording artist, LL Cool J, has revealed the final track listing for his forthcoming album Authentic. The multi-platinum artist returned to the studio and kicked the volume up to create a powerful new album that came from his true passion for music and would speak to his fans.
[yellow tail] is the exclusive wine partner for Fashion Weekend Sydney 2013, Australia’s biggest designer shopping, catwalk and beauty event presented by ‘Shop Til You Drop’ magazine. Over 100 of Australia’s hottest designers will offer their collections at discounted prices under one roof from Thursday May 16th to Sunday May 19th at the Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park.
The Superjesus are back with “The Resurrection Tour”. After an overwhelming reaction to the recent one-off show in their hometown Adelaide, The Superjesus will hit the road with their first show hitting The Annandale in Sydney on May 30. The Superjesus have never left the hearts of their die hard fans and will perform those epic songs that are embedded in so many memories – Gravity, Secret Agent Man, Second Sun, Down Again, Stick Together with even more raw energy than 10 years ago.
The highly anticipated sophomore album from the NYC band, Caveman has been released through Fat Possum/Shock. Caveman—a five-man vibe collective from NYC—released their first album in 2011. As first albums go, CoCo Beware was something akin to a moody statement of intent, a blueprint for a band quickly learning how to create horizon-wide rock songs that were equal parts intimate and expansive.
There have been some great DVD releases in the last few weeks, Shadow Dancer released through Eagle Entertainment and Step Up To The Plate released through Curious FIlm both of these DVDs on sale and out right now.
Named by LIFE Magazine as one of the most important Americans of the 20th Century, DJ Afrika Bambaataa is a musical visionary, DJ extraordinaire, living legend and founder of the Universal Zulu Nation – a collective of socially and politically aware emcees, DJs, graffiti artists and break dancers. With over 35 years trailblazin’ around the world, Bam, as he's affectionately known, can almost single-handedly be credited for the urban music revolution - redefining music and culture as we know it today. In fact, Bam is the person responsible for coining the term "Hip Hop" in reference to this global movement.