The Grates announce their return with new label imprint and album!

It's been a while since we've heard from The Grates, but this isn't to say nothing has been happening in their camp in recent times. Currently relishing the successes their cafe and bar, the Southside Tea Room, has brought them, the Brisbane-based Patience Hodgson and John Patterson have been embracing their local scene as entrepreneurs as well as long-standing music legends outta Brisbane. Oh yeah, they also are now married and expecting a little Grate baby. So times have been busy for the duo, safe to say.

Sleater-Kinney are back! Release new single "Bury Our Friends" and announce first new album in 10 years!

We suppose just about every "reunion" is inevitable these days, but it doesn't stop us from getting excited about it. Iconic punk trio Sleater-Kinney are the latest to get us excited, announcing today their first album in ten years, No Cities To Love, which will be released on 16th January 2015 on Sub Pop via Inertia in Australia.

Album News Weekly: 22nd October 2014

In This Issue: The eclectic and the brave are approaching from all sides with new releases. This week we have the usual electronic and heavy suspects, but also some international names with the UK's Fryars, LA's In This Moment and a singer songwriter from Connecticut!

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & Cedric Bixler-Zavala's new band 'Antemasque' announce album details ahead of Soundwave tour!

Antemasque should be getting a lot of people excited. The new band formed by Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala is certain to be another addition to what has become quite the musical legacy the two have made between both At the Drive In and The Mars Volta. They will be making their live debut at Soundwave next year, but today have announced more details about their anticipated album, Antemasque.

Album News Weekly: 15th October 2014

In This Issue: Setting you up for a few soulful numbers this week, check out the latest EP and album announcements from some great electronic acts like Calvin Harris and Paces, some acoustic beauties, and a little bit of punk thrown into the mix.

Album News Weekly: 7 October 2014

In This Issue: A couple of releases hitting their 10th incarnations this month with Like A Version and the new one from Electric Six. As always the albums coming up vary from Katie Noonan to Citizen Kay, and another Greatest Hits compilation of course!

Album News Weekly: 1st October 2014

In This Issue: A mix bag as always, check out the following releases due for October ranging from the mellow songstress’, to underground beats, to the classics of The Who!

Thom Yorke surprises the music world with new solo album, distributed through BitTorrent

Radiohead's Thom Yorke is no stranger to experimental release methods, and so the surprise announcement that he has released his second solo album through BitTorrent seems perfectly in line with what the music industry maverick is all about these days. In a press release co-written with long time collaborator and album producer Nigel Godrich, Yorke announces that the new album is be titled Tomorrow's Modern Boxes and has made it available for download for the low asking price of $6 (USD)

Davey Lane Announces Album Release Date and National Tour

Davey Lane has announced that his debut album, Atonally Young, will be released on October 3rd and that a national tour will follow in late October and November. The album promises to be an 11-track vessel into another world. Davey Lane has toured alongside the likes of Todd Rundgren, Beady Eye, Wolfmother and Bob Mould so his live set should impress.

Album News Weekly: 23 September 2014

In This Issue: Some hardcore releases and Indie darlings will be sending out their work in the coming weeks, check out the latest from the likes of Lanie Lane to the music monarchy of Queen themselves!

Album News Weekly: 16 September 2014

In This Issue: Great list this week. From Augie March to Damien Rice to The Flaming Lips to Mary J. Blige to Montgomery to...a lot of others! Check it out guys, you only live once.

Foo Fighters explain new record and HBO documentary series "Sonic Highways"

Monumental rockers Foo Fighters have released a short two-minute clip to explain the concept of their latest album and eight-part documentary series Sonic Highways. Giving us a closer look into their vision for both the album and the series, Dave Grohl explains what began this awesome idea and how it evolved into something the world has been anticipating all year.

Album News Weekly: 9 September 2014

In This Issue: Nice list this week, with some great names inside. C.W. Stoneking is back with a new one, as well as Knife Party, Glass Ghost, The Faders, and a heap of others. Take a look inside, there's free food. (There's actually no free food.)

Album News Weekly : 1 September 2014

In This Issue: Flight Facilities announce debut album release, as does Jessie J and Prince. Australians are finally going to see why Betty Who's been blowing up Stateside, Slipknot reveal .5: The Gray Chapter, while Husky drop new album along with new tour!

Lia Mice announces Sydney and Brisbane shows and upcoming album!

Lia Mice will release her debut album, I Love You on November 4. The latest single off the album, "Our Heavy Heart", is a love ballad with very obvious 80s inspiration, like it could be something straight off a Brat Pack soundtrack. In saying that it does hold its own modern relevance.