Blog thumb

KLLO SHARES VIDEO FOR DOWNFALL
KLLO SHARES VIDEO FOR DOWNFALL

Melbourne electronic duo Kllo (Chloe Kaul & Simon Lam) have shared the brand new video for the blissfully downtempo ‘Downfall’, the opening track from their much anticipated soon to be released debut album Backwater. Directed by Freya Esders, it...

Continue Reading >
ROLLING MASS EXHIBIT PRIME UNITY
ROLLING MASS EXHIBIT PRIME UNITY

Melbourne experimental electronic duo Rolling Mass just released their debut EP Prime Unity and last week shared its organically shifting title track. Made up of Carolyn Schofield (Fia Fiell) and Max Kohane (Crumbs & Max Kohanim), the project sees...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >
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...

Continue Reading >