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MYTHS OF WEYES BLOOD & ARIEL PINK
MYTHS OF WEYES BLOOD & ARIEL PINK

Last week the long awaited Weyes Blood (Natalie Mering) and Ariel Pink (Ariel Rosenberg) collaboration, Myths 002 surfaced, part of a series begun by Mering’s label Mexican Summer around the Marfa Myths festival in Texas. Its a winner in...

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JULIE BYRNE UNVEILS NATURAL BLUE, NEW ALBUM 2017
JULIE BYRNE UNVEILS NATURAL BLUE, NEW ALBUM 2017

New York based singer songwriter Julie Byrne has released the first cut from her forthcoming full length record, Not Even Happiness. ‘Natural Blue’ is a exquisite ride with Byrne’s naturally golden vocals and expressively visual lyrics of reflective recollection...

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LOWER PLENTY UNVEIL NEW VIDEO
LOWER PLENTY UNVEIL NEW VIDEO

Melbourne quartet Lower Plenty unveiled their new video for ‘All The Young Men’ a track of their forthcoming new record, Sister Sister. A staid take on the banality of tired masculinity, it sees Al Montfort lead the band sedately...

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LOWER PLENTY SHARE FIRST TRACK FROM NEW RECORD
LOWER PLENTY SHARE FIRST TRACK FROM NEW RECORD

Ultra reflective Melbourne quartet Lower Plenty have come together again for a brand new album, Sister, Sister set for release next month, their first since 2014’s Life/Thrills. The four members Al Montfort (Dick Diver, Total Control, The UV Race),...

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WEYES BLOOD DROPS NEW SINGLE + VIDEO
WEYES BLOOD DROPS NEW SINGLE + VIDEO

Earlier this week saw Weyes Blood, the project of singer songwriter Natalie Mering, share the second single and video from her forthcoming record, Front Row Seat To Earth. The self directed video to ‘Do You Need My Love’ represents...

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PREMIERE: DAG – STAYING UP AT NIGHT
PREMIERE: DAG – STAYING UP AT NIGHT

Photo credit: Helena Papageorgiou Today sees the unveiling of the brand new single, ‘Staying Up At Night’ from Melbourne (formerly Brisbane) based quartet Dag, the first release since the impressive Dogwood EP from 2014. It’s lifted from their forthcoming...

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LONG BEARD: NEW VIDEO FROM SLEEPWALKER
LONG BEARD: NEW VIDEO FROM SLEEPWALKER

Late last month the Leslie Bear directed trio Long Beard dropped their debut record, Sleepwalker. A long time in the making, songs from it have appeared on two separate recordings over the past couple of years, firstly on the...

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RECORD REVIEW: CATS ON FIRE: ALL BLACKSHIRTS TO ME
RECORD REVIEW: CATS ON FIRE: ALL BLACKSHIRTS TO ME

It’s been a long and frustrating road travelled for main Cats On Fire protagonist Mattias Björkas and company. The now five piece pop troubadors had their beginnings in the then somewhat small and isolated west coast Finnish town of...

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RECORD REVIEW: JOANNA NEWSOM (USA) – HAVE ONE ON ME
RECORD REVIEW: JOANNA NEWSOM (USA) – HAVE ONE ON ME

Label: Drag City Release Date: February 23, 2010 The new triple album from Joanna Newsom, Have One On Me, all things being fair and equal, should put her high up among the very best solo artists of all time....

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RECORD REVIEW: LOCAL NATIVES – GORILLA MANOR
RECORD REVIEW: LOCAL NATIVES – GORILLA MANOR

Label: French Kiss Release Date: 10th February, 2010 As anyone who has been in a band for keeps knows, the writing process, when ideas are spread across a myriad of personalities with disparate ambitions and interests can be simply...

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