Day: 16 January 2017

Music Video of the Day: Dutch Uncles “Big Balloon” (2017)

January 16, 2017

Dutch Uncles – a group to have on your radar this week. Out of Manchester, the band have a new album in Big Balloon coming out soon and we’ve been digging the record’s title track which, yay, now has a music video! Directed by Nick Middleton, the clip trails the band as they hit up the Buxton Raceway […]

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Single of the Day: SLUMBERJACK ft. Vera Blue “Fracture” (2017)

January 16, 2017

SLUMBERJACK have returned from a summer spent slaying on festival stages with a new tune primed for hit status – “Fracture”. Featuring the now trademark vocals of one Vera Blue, “Fracture” comes burning out from the West Coast and acts as a perfect follow up to SLUMBERJACK’s “RA” and the Daniel Johns collaboration, “Open Fire”. Onward pushing electro beats […]

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Get to know Jessy Lanza (Canada) ahead of her Australian debut tour

January 16, 2017

With her acclaimed album Oh No bringing Jessy Lanza to Sydney Festival for a much-anticipated show in Hyde Park on Friday night, ahead of shows at Sugar Mountain in Melbourne and other appearances around the country, we caught up with the Canadian musician to find out just how she is anticipating bringing her music to Australia for the first […]

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Sydney Festival Review: Moses Sumney blows crowds away in two sold out shows this weekend

January 16, 2017

For his second sold out show at Sydney Festival this weekend, Los Angeles based musician Moses Sumney moved from the ethereal church to the Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent (a circus tent of sorts), with crowds spiraling around the Meriton Festival Village well in advance of his arrival. Opening with his vocal only Hebrew prayer “Incantation”, standing in […]

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HÆLOS on bringing their studio production to the live stage with the release of Full Circle

January 16, 2017

British trio HÆLOS have been favourites of ours for a little while now. Having caught some of their early shows as a band out at SXSW in 2016, it’s been wonderful to see the band continue to go from strength to strength. Their debut album Full Circle and the strong live show that’s come off the back […]

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The 40 Best Australian Albums of 2016: From Outlier to Reclaim Australia

January 16, 2017

Last week we delivered our Top 40 Albums of 2016, as voted by our contributors – some huge albums from chart dominating artists entered in, as did some breakthrough records from bands on the homefront we were still getting to know. We go another level deeper and look at the Top Australian releases as part […]

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The Montreals bring a new brand of indie rock out of Adelaide & look ahead to a bright 2017

January 16, 2017

You can’t deny that the Australian music scene is an entity entirely of its own – local bands pinwheel across the country, you’re struck by EPs of dazzling quality from all directions, and local music scenes steal your heart. Hailing from Adelaide, and only forming in late 2015, The Montreals are no exception to this, […]

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Win a double pass to see the award winning Moonlight

January 16, 2017

Fresh from winning Best Picture (Drama) at the Golden Globes, Moonlight is Roadshow Films’ highly anticipated film set for release in cinemas across Australia on January 26th. At once a vital portrait of contemporary African American life and an intensely personal and poetic meditation on identity, family, friendship and love, Moonlight is a ground-breaking piece […]

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