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MILK TEDDY’S LONG AWAITED SECOND RECORD
MILK TEDDY’S LONG AWAITED SECOND RECORD

Melbourne jangle pop quintet Milk Teddy dropped their delightful second album Time Catches Up With Milk Teddy recently. The release comes five long years after their 2012 debut Zingers. It contains twelve breezy yet punchy hook laden pop gems...

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A DOUBLE TREAT FROM DARTS
A DOUBLE TREAT FROM DARTS

Melbourne via Bendigo quintet DARTS have simultaneously released two brand new singles. It’s their first lot of new material since their 2015 debut album Below Empty And Westward Bound. The new tracks reflect a democratisation of sorts in composition...

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LOWTIDE RELEASE NEW SINGLE ALIBI
LOWTIDE RELEASE NEW SINGLE ALIBI

Photograph Credit: Tajette O’Halloran Yesterday Melbourne shoegaze/dream pop outfit Lowtide released a new single ‘Alibi’, their first effort on Rice Is Nice Records. Musically, it shimmers and excites despite its downcast lyrical realism. Stream it below and look out for...

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BLACK CAB DROP SOUNDTRACK AKIRA
BLACK CAB DROP SOUNDTRACK AKIRA

Illustration credit: Mike Anderson Melbourne electronic outfit Black Cab dropped a brand new soundtrack album today in the form of 明 (Akira). I must admit, we’ve been asleep at the wheel in 2017 round here when it comes to this criminally...

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THE OCEAN PARTY RETURN WITH BEAUTY POINT
THE OCEAN PARTY RETURN WITH BEAUTY POINT

Just a year after the release of their last long player Restless, Melbourne based pop stalwarts The Ocean Party are set to release a new album, Beauty Point, making it their third album in three years. The announcement came...

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MIKEY YOUNG SAYS YOUR MOVE!
MIKEY YOUNG SAYS YOUR MOVE!

“see if you like any of this stuff. I can’t tell if it’s good, boring, weird, predictable, lazy…” Mikey Young. Back in April news came through of the impending release of the debut solo synth driven effort, Your Move...

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BELOVED ELK RELEASE DISTRACTIONS
BELOVED ELK RELEASE DISTRACTIONS

This week saw the release of the long awaited debut album from Melbourne duo Beloved Elk. Distractions is both a work of raw strength and tense fragility that straddles the line between experimentation and accessibility. Restless drums and percussion...

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GABRIELLA COHEN’S DEBUT REISSUED
GABRIELLA COHEN’S DEBUT REISSUED

Photo: Rolling Stone Australia Early last December when the tumbleweeds start blowing across the musical year for many, Melbourne based Brisbane expat Gabriella Cohen released her excellent debut full length Full Closure and No Details. Ordinarily for us, the...

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DAG SHARE BENEFITS OF SOLITUDE TITLE TRACK
DAG SHARE BENEFITS OF SOLITUDE TITLE TRACK

Dag, the project of Dusty Anastassiou, released their third single and the title track from their forthcoming debut album, Benefits Of Solitude last week. A gorgeously rustic and rhythmically balanced mixture of folk, rock and a twinge of country, it’s...

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ROLAND TINGS PRESENTS EYES CLOSED
ROLAND TINGS PRESENTS EYES CLOSED

Melbourne producer Roland Tings has signed to one of our favourite independent music labels Cascine and released a brand new single to boot, the buoyant house number, ‘Eyes Closed’, a track he calls ‘cold euphoria’. It’s his first single...

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