Sydney artist Danny Yau performs an exclusive variation of his track "Courtney's Moving To Newtown (To Start A Band)", entitled "Courtney's Moving To Newfarm (To Start A Band)". It's the Queensland version - just in time for his show in Brisbane! It's happening on October 15th at The Junk Bar.
Easily one of the AU's favourite artists, Falls took part in a special AU Sessions celebrating the release of their much-awaited debut album, Omaha. Recorded during their soundcheck at Sydney's Hollywood Hotel where they performed a three night run to launch the album, check out the duo performing their tune "When We Were Young" exclusively for the AU!
Tomorrow night, the 8th AU Sessions will be taking over the Hive Bar in Erksineville, with performances from Kay Proudlove and Paul Mason. We caught up with the latter artist to learn a bit more about him ahead of the free showcase! Read on:
Before she performs at the eighth AU sessions next Tuesday, we caught up with Wollongong's own songstress Kay Proudlove. She talks about learning music, her influences, her favourite music and more. Make sure you catch her perform at the upcoming AU sessions accompanied by Paul Mason! More details below...
Sunshine Coast based indie pop synth band Selahphonic dropped by the AU HQ last weeke to perform a live version of their latest single "Lions At The Gate". Selahphonic is a five piece outfit that is currently on their "Heartbreak Heartbreak" national tour. Keep an eye out on this exciting outfit from the Sunshine Coast!
In less than a week, we will be hosting our official 7th birthday bash at BIGSOUND, bringing in some of the bands in Australia we are most excited about for a series of live performances at Black Bear Lodge and Fortitude Valley. Here, we chat to one of those bands, Sydney four-piece The Lulu Raes, to get to know them. Taras, the band's keyboardist and guitarist, discusses the band's origins, influences, and more. Click through for the full interview.
We sat with AU Sessions performer Tim Steward of We All Want To to discuss his musical style, influences and favourite records, as well as future plans. The band will be performing at The AU Review's 7th birthday celebration! Click through for the full interview.
Elwood Myre gave a stellar performance at this month's AU sessions at the Hive Bar in Erskineville. Click through to hear the vocal harmony, tone and sweet Mandolin work of their track 'Mrs Honey' off their debut self titled LP...
Singer/Songwriter Max Marvell performed at this month's AU sessions at the Hive Bar in Erskineville. Click through to hear his heartfelt rendition of the moment you meet someone and instantly get 'that click' on the track "Shotgun"...
The monthly AU Sessions was held last night at The Hive and for our 7th edition we had the privilege of watching Sydney singer/songwriter Max Marvell and Central Coast's Elwood Myre perform. Many thanks to both Max and Elwood for performing and we look forward to seeing you at our eighth event next month! Stay tuned to our sessions page (http://www.theaureview.com/sessions) for more details. Photos by Johnny Au.