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Single of the Day: Owen Rabbit "Holy Holy" (2015)

Melbourne multi-instrumentalist and all round talented lad Owen Rabbit has recently released his new single "Holy Holy" this week - another fusion of jazz, soul and electronica that is going to be something we think you're going to dig. Rabbit has just been announced to be supporting SAFIA on their national tour in September so no doubt his name is going to get some excellent exposure and it's well deserved - the musician is definitely on to something special.

Music Video of the Day: Gang of Youths "Magnolia" (2015)

Gang Of Youths have, as of last night, kicked off their huge round of Australian shows, but not before releasing the official music video for their tune "Magnolia" - easily one of the stand out tunes on their brilliant debut album, The Positions. The clip's premise is simple enough: the camera tracks David Le'aupepe as we walks down a (mostly) deserted street alone for the most part, riling himself up with the lyrics of the song, detailing loss, loneliness and recovery. The result is ultimately raw and arresting however, and makes for a great watch.

Single of the Day: Drunk Mums "Pub on My Own" (2015)

"Melbourne's premier garage rock and roll delinquents". We like the sound of that. Drunk Mums have unleashed their new single, "Pub On My Own", today as a first taste of their forthcoming album Gone Troppo and we're stoked to hear it! The album doesn't come out until next month but still, this is a sick little insight into the type of tunes we can expect from the band.

Music Video of the Day: The Paper Kites “Electric Indigo” (2015)

The Paper Kites recently announced a new record, twelvefour, which is due out on August 28th, and have just unveiled the music video for the first single lifted off it, “Electric Indigo”. In true Paper Kites style, it’s a gloriously chilled out song, this time with a slight 80's feel to the production.

Single of the Day: Hockey Dad "Girl With Two Hearts" (2015)

Hockey Dad continue to impress with their latest single, "Girl With Two Hearts"! It's a great number and fitting follow up track to "Can't Have Them", which put the duo firmly on the radars of more and more music fans around the country. They've been fast carving a spot for themselves on the national touring circuit for some fun and rambunctious live shows and this new tune has both elements represented strongly.

the AU sessions: Hannah Robinson performs "Crowded Cage" Live for the AU review

Singer/songwriter Hannah Robinson performed at this months's AU session, at the Hive Bar in Erskineville and blew us away with her track "Crowded Cage". Click through to watch her sensational performance...

Music Video of the Day: Miami Horror “Cellophane (So Cruel)” (2015)


Photo Credit: Mical Valusek

After completing a sold out North America tour, Miami Horror dropped a new song and music video; the track “Cellophane (So Cruel)”. It’s a summery upbeat tune to get us Australians through the winter. We’ve also got an Australian tour coming up in August from the Miami Horror gang to look forward to, with the tour dates listed below.

Single of the Day: Wave Racer "Flash Drive" (2015)

Aussie producer Wave Racer has come out with a new track we're loving in "Flash Drive"! The first cut from his forthcoming EP of the same name has seen Sydney link up with vocalist B▲by on this one and is a piece of vibrant, glitchy goodness. Recently having its premiere on Triple J, the tune has been long-awaited for Wave Racer fans, as he's been spending recent months killing it on the live front overseas.

Exclusive Music Video Premiere: Danny Yau "The Inner West Misses You" (2015)

Sydney songwriter Danny Yau is gearing up to release his debut album Do You Think We'll Live Here Forever? in September, the first release under his own name. Having fronted The Reservations and having performed extensively with some of the country's best musicians throughout his career, Yau's debut solo release is all about returning home and finding one's spot after being away for a period of time. In his single "The Inner West Misses You", Yau has penned an ode to his hometown, the Sydney stomping ground he's experienced so much in.

Music Video of the Day: The Jungle Giants “Kooky Eyes” (2015)

Ahead of the release of their second LP Speakerzoid, Brisbane’s Jungle Giants have released a single complete with ridiculously entertaining video. Our Artist of the Month for August, the Brisbane band have been consistently proving their worth as one of the country's best live bands to come out of the east coast and in latest tune "Kooky Eyes", they've brought the fun and entertaining energy they're now renowned for through strongly in their music once more.

Single of the Day: Little Fox “Edits” (2015)

After supporting the likes of Megan Washington, Hey Geronimo and The Chemist, Sydney’s Little Fox has released a new single in "Edits". It was produced by Tony Buchen, the man behind works from The Preatures and Andy Bull, and when this top production is combined with Little Fox’s incredible songwriting, the result is stunning.

Exclusive Music Video Premiere: Cheap Fakes "Baby It's a Good Song" (2015)

Having recorded their third album with John Merchant (Michael Jackson, Lenny Kravitz), Aussie band Cheap Fakes have got a killer set of material now refined and up their sleeve, due for an October release! The Brisbane six piece have long been making a name for themselves as dynamic and entertaining live performers - a relentlessly fun and engaging live act, Cheap Fakes are anything but what the name suggests. Their latest single taken from Modern Vintage, "Baby It's a Good Song", has its music video premiering on the AU today, a perfect way to lean back and get keen for your weekend.

Music Video of the Day: Foals “Mountain At My Gates" (2015)

Foals have unveiled a new track of their upcoming album What Went Down, and an incredible and innovative new clip created with director NABIL in association with GoPro. The viewer on YouTube lets you change the camera direction as the band plays around you, an experience that’s never before been seen in music videos.

the au sessions: Picture Perfect perform track "Faceless Man" live for the au review

the AU review had their next round of the AU sessions featuring western Sydney band Picture Perfect. Here's a video of the trio starting off their set with the track "Faceless Man". Watch below as the boys sent vibrations through the room with the original acoustic performance.

Music Video of the Day: Major Leagues "Someone Sometime" (2015)

Brisbane's Major Leagues have dropped the music video for their latest single "Someone Sometime", taking in some great shots of locations on the North and South islands of New Zealand! Shot by Australian photographer and filmmaker Theresa Fryer, the music video stars model Elle May Leckenby and is a great accompaniment to the fuzzed out tune we've been digging since its recent release.