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Gigs in Brief: ScotDrakula, The Honeysliders, Cash Savage, New Estate

Gigs in Brief: ScotDrakula, The Honeysliders, Cash Savage, New Estate

Tuesday, October 21 2014

– In a country full of catchy garage bands, ScotDrakula stand out as one of the catchiest. In the tradition of ‘Burner’ and ‘Break Me Up’, their new single ‘O’Clock’ is a del…Read News

Artist on Artist: Lucy Cliché vs Factory Floor

Artist on Artist: Lucy Cliché vs Factory Floor

Tuesday, October 21 2014

Ahead of the debut Australian tour for London’s experimental dance-music quartet Factory Floor, Sydney’s LUCY CLICHÉ interviews FF member, solo artist and one-third of Carter Tutti Void, NIK VOID (pictured). **Hi Nik, how’s it going? Very much looking forward to your trip to Australia! And thanks for asking …Read News

Video Premiere: Paradise Palms ‘Old Boys’

Video Premiere: Paradise Palms ‘Old Boys’

Monday, October 20 2014

Here’s a gorgeous comedown for your Monday workday: the debut single and video from Paradise Palms, a sun-soaked, soft-sung, sighing pop ballad. ‘Old Boys’ is the first we’re hearing – and seeing – of Paradise Palms. It’s the solo project of Pete Baxter, frontman of Melbourne guitar-poppers Smile. He started the outlet because his Smile bandmates were aw…Read News

Label News: Rubber, China Pig, Yes Please, Heart of the Rat

Label News: Rubber, China Pig, Yes Please, Heart of the Rat

Monday, October 20 2014

– Home to beloved Aussie bands like Even and Underground Lovers, Melbourne indie label Rubber Records is turning 25 this year. David Vodicka began the operation out of his bedroom and has since released over 250 titles, from The Exploders and The Casanovas to Icecream Hands and Crooked Fingers. (And, yes, Jet.) Rubber is celebrati…Read News

Joint Premiere: Pale Earth/Daniel Rejmer

Joint Premiere: Pale Earth/Daniel Rejmer

Monday, October 20 2014

Following a slight slow patch, Lawrence English’s tape imprint A Guide to Saints is exploding with releases again. Besides the collaboration Localities betw…Read News

Forthcoming: Pond

Forthcoming: Pond

Monday, October 20 2014

What: Man It Feels Like Space Again by Pond. When: January 23 on CD, vinyl and digital through EMI. Key notes: Sixth album from Perth psych/glam warriors and sister band to Tame Impala. Follows 2013’s Hobo Rocket. Born from a collective “mountain of tape” that then “got …Read News

Playlist: Wooshie’s Scary Songs For Halloween

Playlist: Wooshie’s Scary Songs For Halloween

Friday, October 17 2014

Ahead of a tag-team Halloween event between This Thing (Melbourne) and The Finer Things (Sydney), DYLAN MICHEL (a.k.a. Wooshie) shares some of his favourite scary songs. Evil Pimp & Creep Lo ‘Time to Die’ Evil Pimp (leader of [Krucifix Kla…Read News




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