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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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IN PICTURES: THE OCEAN PARTY @ THE METRO HOTEL, ADELAIDE
IN PICTURES: THE OCEAN PARTY @ THE METRO HOTEL, ADELAIDE

The Ocean Party rolled into Adelaide last Friday as part of their 17 date national tour in support of their latest album, the observationally savvy but ever humble Restless. Indie30 was at the compact Metro Hotel to catch the...

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ARBES DELIVERS PSALMS EP
ARBES DELIVERS PSALMS EP

Never content to deliver straight up pop, through their new Psalms EP, Melbourne trio Arbes continue the penchant for pursuing restless yet relentless rhythm and melody within their DIY, tropics infused surf and dream pop aesthetic. The kind of...

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CHANGELINGS DROP DEBUT SINGLE
CHANGELINGS DROP DEBUT SINGLE

Melbourne artist Jay Penaflor has a new project called CHANGELINGS and has just dropped his debut single, ‘There’s a Place’. The spatial relationship between acoustic and delay drenched guitar melodies, emotive layers of synth and a epic sounding rhythm...

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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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SCOTT & CHARLENE’S WEDDING UNVEIL VIDEO FOR DISTRACTED
SCOTT & CHARLENE’S WEDDING UNVEIL VIDEO FOR DISTRACTED

Back in September, Melbourne’s Scott & Charlene’s Wedding released their third album, Mid Thirties Single Scene and today share ‘Distracted’ complete with video. The track captures simultaneously the need for escapism and the angst and stultification that living an...

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STATIONARY SUNS RELEASE DOUBLE SIDED 7″ DEBUT
STATIONARY SUNS RELEASE DOUBLE SIDED 7″ DEBUT

Combining simultaneously the sparse and languid with the full and frenetic, Melbourne post punk/pop outfit Stationary Suns are soon to drop their debut record, a self titled double sided 7″ EP. While relatively new in this incarnation, the band’s...

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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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EVER RESTLESS, THE OCEAN PARTY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM
EVER RESTLESS, THE OCEAN PARTY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM

Merely a year after releasing their last record Light Weight, prolific and ever present Melbourne pop stalwarts The Ocean Party recently announced the release album of number six, Restless. Last week they released the album’s title track, a measured...

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ARBES EP DEBUTS SWIMMINGLY
ARBES EP DEBUTS SWIMMINGLY

Swimmer, the debut EP from Melbourne surf pop outfit Arbes, originally released in Australia digitally back in May, last week scored a limited edition cassette release through London DIY label Sports Day Records. Consisting of Jess Zanoni’s affectively constructed...

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