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Video Premiere: Inevitable Orbit ‘I Hope You Had a Nice Life…’

Video Premiere: Inevitable Orbit ‘I Hope You Had a Nice Life…’

Friday, September 19 2014

The new black-and-white video from Inevitable Orbit was shot on 16mm film by Hanna Chetwin, who then hand processed and manipulated the footage. The result? Something a bit like Bergman’s The Seventh Seal rec…Read News

Violent Soho Announce Tour, Earn Gold Status

Violent Soho Announce Tour, Earn Gold Status

Friday, September 19 2014

To mark Violent Soho’s Hungry Ghost album going gold (i.e. selling 30,000 units) in Australia, the band has announced yet another tour. Aptly titled ‘No Sleep Til Mansfield’, the tour includes shows in regional centres and major capital cities and will finish up in the band’s hometown of Mansfield on December 13. Violent Soho’s label I Oh You issued a …Read News

Forthcoming: Exhaustion

Forthcoming: Exhaustion

Friday, September 19 2014

What: Biker by Exhaustion. When: October 31 on vinyl and digital through Aarght. Key notes: Second album from Melbourne trio of Duncan Blachford (Snawklor, Actual Holes), Jensen Tjhung (Deaf Wish, Lower Plenty) and Per Bystrom (Ooga Boogas, Leather Towel). Follows last year’s *[Future Eaters](…Read News

Exclusive Stream: Obscura Hail ‘Thrown Into the Sea’ EP

Exclusive Stream: Obscura Hail ‘Thrown Into the Sea’ EP

Thursday, September 18 2014

Wollongong songwriter Sean Conran makes spidery, dimly-lit folk music as Obscura Hail. His new EP Thrown Into the Sea doesn’t introduce vocals until well after two minutes, instead teasing faint mariachi twinges out of opener ‘Thrill in Hiding’. And in fact, two of the EP’s five songs are entirely instrumental. But when vocals do emerge, they’re just as arresting as everythin…Read News

Nite Fields Sign to Felte Records

Nite Fields Sign to Felte Records

Thursday, September 18 2014

Brisbane’s groggy pop quartet Nite Fields have signed to Felte Records, a Los Angeles label that has released such Australian albums as PVT’s Homosapien, Standish/Carlyon’s Deleted Scenes and White Hex’s Heat. The first fruit of the partnership is a re-release of the band’s 2012…Read News

Premiere: Hollow Everdaze ‘Ominous’

Premiere: Hollow Everdaze ‘Ominous’

Wednesday, September 17 2014

The last nine months have provided definite highs and lows for Hollow Everdaze: the Melbourne ensemble supported The War on Drugs at a sold-out Falls Festival sideshow in Melbourne last December, only to have a freak fire lay waste to all their gear in February. Then they ran a [successful crowdfunding cam…Read News

Forthcoming: Footy

Forthcoming: Footy

Wednesday, September 17 2014

What: Record by Footy. When: October 31 on CD and vinyl through Lost & Lonesone. Key notes: Second album from Melbourne electric piano duo of Paddy Gordon and Lewis Mulvey. Follows last year’s “strange and beautiful” Mobile Cemetery, the soundtrack for the short film *[H…Read News




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