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MONNONE ALONE’S NEW VIDEO FOR DO IT TWICE
MONNONE ALONE’S NEW VIDEO FOR DO IT TWICE

Monnone Alone, the guitar pop project of former Lucksmiths bass player Mark Monnone and an esteemed coterie of Melbourne musicians is set for the imminent release of a new album, Summer Of The Mosquito. The second single to come...

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RECORD REVIEW: ASTRAGAL (USA) – EP II
RECORD REVIEW: ASTRAGAL (USA) – EP II

Houston postpunk/shoegaze outfit Astragal, intelligently named after the semi-autobiographical novel, L’Astragale, the first of three by French-Algerian author and fierce libertarian Albertine Sarrazin, released their second EP earlier this month, simply titled II. The trio announced their presence three...

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ALBUM OF THE WEEK #2: STELLA DONNELLY (AUS – BEWARE OF THE DOGS
ALBUM OF THE WEEK #2: STELLA DONNELLY (AUS – BEWARE OF THE DOGS

April 13, 2018 Beware Of The Dogs Stella Donnelly (AUS) Secretly Canadian Mini-review, all media/videos, links to buy and stream at our Album of the Week Page here.  

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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST UPDATE
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST UPDATE

Our current Independent Pop/Rock Playlist on Spotify is front-ended with some superb new releases by female artists in honour of International Women’s Day. We begin with the Swiss artist Tanya Barany and the opening track ‘In Retrospect’ from her...

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STELLA DONNELLY RELEASES THE SARDONIC “TRICKS” AHEAD OF TIMELY DEBUT ALBUM
STELLA DONNELLY RELEASES THE SARDONIC “TRICKS” AHEAD OF TIMELY DEBUT ALBUM

“You wear me out like you wear that Southern Cross tattoo” You said I’d look much better if I dropped the attitude” ‘Tricks’ – Stella Donnelly Last week Fremantle artist Stella Donnelly shared the last single ‘Tricks’ from her...

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THE STROPPIES RELEASE THE DELIGHTFULLY AWARE WHOOSH!
THE STROPPIES RELEASE THE DELIGHTFULLY AWARE WHOOSH!

“I can push my ideas faster Yeah I’m switched on” Switched On – The Stroppies “Just don’t forget that luxury is built on suffering at best” Entropy – The Stroppies Melbourne quartet The Stroppies, an amalgam of artists from...

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CHRIS COHEN DROPS NEW SINGLE FROM FORTHCOMING SELF TITLED ALBUM
CHRIS COHEN DROPS NEW SINGLE FROM FORTHCOMING SELF TITLED ALBUM

Los Angeles singer-songwriter Chris Cohen is set to deliver his third album later next month and has just shared its third single, ‘Sweet William’, a catchy mixture of soft retro rock and bittersweet psych-pop. Cohen’s idiosyncratically relaxed vocal style fits...

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LISTEN TO ‘SHE SAYS’, THE RESPLENDENT TITLE TRACK FROM THE NEW EP BY GURR
LISTEN TO ‘SHE SAYS’, THE RESPLENDENT TITLE TRACK FROM THE NEW EP BY GURR

Berlin based pop/rock duo Laura Lee and Andreya Casablanca aka Gurr, have announced their forthcoming release from their new EP She Says set down for April 5.  The EP was recorded entirely in analog and is quite a production jump...

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NEW JANGLE POP GOLD FROM QUIVERS
NEW JANGLE POP GOLD FROM QUIVERS

Quivers, the Melbourne based band coalescing around Tasmanian artist Sam J. Nicholson have released their sparkling new single ‘You’re Not Always On My Mind’. Ramping up the production in comparison to their almost lo-fi like debut album We’ll Go...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST USING SPOTIFY
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST USING SPOTIFY

Former Hüsker Dü frontman Bob Mould has released some 14 solo albums since that band’s acrimonious demise in the last 1980s. Sunshine Rock is his twelfth under his own name and Side Two track ‘Irrational Poison’ leads of our New...

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