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Forthcoming: Yes, I’m Leaving

Forthcoming: Yes, I’m Leaving

Wednesday, July 30 2014

What: Slow Release by Yes, I’m Leaving. When: September 29 on vinyl and digital through Homeless. Key notes: Fourth album fo…Read News

Artist on Artist: Footy vs Low Nox

Artist on Artist: Footy vs Low Nox

Tuesday, July 29 2014

JOHN ATKINSON of US avant-rock ensemble Aa and the solo outlet Low Nox is in Australia to help promote the film ‘L for Leisure’, which he soundtracked. He exchanges questions with PADDY GORDON from Footy (pictured), who will support him at one of two Melbourne sideshows. John Asks Paddy **What’s up with…Read News

Venue News: Pure Pop, Tago Mago, Shadow Electric, Black Bear Lodge

Venue News: Pure Pop, Tago Mago, Shadow Electric, Black Bear Lodge

Tuesday, July 29 2014

– We all know Cherry Bar aren’t the first Melbourne venue to face massive soundproofing, but St Kilda institution Pure Pop Records has more experience with the issue than most. The store’s on-premises gigs have been a point of contention with neighbours for years, despite Pure Pop succ…Read News

Melbourne Festival Announces 2014 Lineup

Melbourne Festival Announces 2014 Lineup

Tuesday, July 29 2014

The 2014 Melbourne Festival will host tributes to Australian icons Rowland S Howard and The Avalanches plus Australian exclusive performances from acclaimed film composer Clint Mansell and influential techno DJ Jeff Mills. On what would have been Rowland S Howard’s 55th birthday, original members of his bands The Birthday Party and These Immortal Souls and collaborators incl…Read News

Video Premiere: Geno Carrapetta ‘Privé’

Video Premiere: Geno Carrapetta ‘Privé’

Monday, July 28 2014

It’s hard to hear Geno Carrapetta’s new single ‘Privé’ without thinking of Krzysztof Komeda’s iconic theme from Rosemary’s Baby. But beyond those spooky, female-sung la-la-la’s, ‘Privé’ keeps upping the stakes of its soft-focus European breathiness throughout what’s essentially a plush instrumental. The title track from the fo…Read News

Forthcoming: Martyr Privates

Forthcoming: Martyr Privates

Friday, July 25 2014

What: Martyr Privates by Martyr Privates. When: September 22 on vinyl and digital through Bedroom Suck. Key notes: Debut album from Brisbane trio of singer/guitarist Cameron Hawes (I Heart Hiroshima, Slug Guts), bassist Ashleigh Shipton and drummer Sam Dixon. Follows 2012’s [“insanely good”](/…Read News

Comps in Brief: Temporary, Skydreams, Local And/Or General

Comps in Brief: Temporary, Skydreams, Local And/Or General

Friday, July 25 2014

– New Zealand label Fishrider has compiled Temporary, a swell sampling of the past few years of Dunedin greatness. Subtitled Selections from Dunedin’s Pop Underground 2011 – 2014, it includes a lot of our favourite current Kiwi bands, from Males and Trick Mammoth to [Opposite Sex](ht…Read News




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