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NO LOCAL RELEASE THE END AGAIN
NO LOCAL RELEASE THE END AGAIN

Late last month Melbourne outfit No Local, the project of Liam Halliwell and the late Zac Denton (The Ocean Party, Ciggie Witch, Pregnancy, Hobby Farm) released their gorgeously off-beat second album The End Again. Recorded just before the prolific...

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EMMA RUSSACK ANNOUNCES WINTER BLUES
EMMA RUSSACK ANNOUNCES WINTER BLUES

“Winter Blues is the perfect summary of where I am at in my life: vulnerable, open hearted and at peace with my past”. Emma Russack. Last week Melbourne singer-songwriter Emma Russack announced the release date for her fifth album...

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THE IRREPRESSIBLY IRRESISTIBLE CIGGIE WITCH CALL TIME, ANNOUNCE FINAL SHOW
THE IRREPRESSIBLY IRRESISTIBLE CIGGIE WITCH CALL TIME, ANNOUNCE FINAL SHOW

“Classic Melbourne bullshit, never climaxes”. That’s the humorous and extraordinarily humble self-description you’ll find in the social media bio of the gorgeously idiosyncratic left field pop/rock septet Ciggie Witch. Largely centring on and assembling around the considerable song-writing abilities...

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THE OCEAN PARTY CALL IT A DAY & ANNOUNCE THEIR FINAL RELEASE; “NOTHING GROWS” A SIX TRACK EP PENNED BY ZAC DENTON; SHARE FIRST SINGLE, FINAL TOUR IN MARCH
THE OCEAN PARTY CALL IT A DAY & ANNOUNCE THEIR FINAL RELEASE; “NOTHING GROWS” A SIX TRACK EP PENNED BY ZAC DENTON; SHARE FIRST SINGLE, FINAL TOUR IN MARCH

“Thanks for humouring us for so long.” Nicholas Kearton & The Ocean Party. Seminal Melbourne via Wagga Wagga pop outfit The Ocean Party have announced that they will call it a day after almost a decade this week. We’ve...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

NOVEMBER 13 UPDATE: We begin our latest Pop/Rock update with the new single ‘Real Tight’ from Perth outfit Methyl Ethel. Joining them is the musical project of London based German artist Silvi Wersing aka Chorusgirl, veteran rocker and Dinosaur Jr mastermind J Mascis, Providence...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

OCTOBER 5 UPDATE: Indie Pop/Rock fans! With almost a month since the last written update, as you’d expect our whole Independent Pop/Rock Spotify playlist has been obliterated and there are 30 brand new tracks released over the last three...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST FEAT. DEN-MATE, HATER, MASS GOTHIC, MISS WORLD & VALLEY MAKER
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST FEAT. DEN-MATE, HATER, MASS GOTHIC, MISS WORLD & VALLEY MAKER

SEPTEMBER 7 UPDATE: It’s been a while since we checked back with an update of all things guitar based in our pop/rock playlist but there’s always a great deal going on new music wise with additions most days and...

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EMMA RUSSACK & LACHLAN DENTON REUNITE FOR KEEP ON TRYING
EMMA RUSSACK & LACHLAN DENTON REUNITE FOR KEEP ON TRYING

“But I can listen and I’m sincere” Just four months after releasing their DIY debut full length When It Ends, Melbourne via regional New South Wales artists Emma Russack and Lachlan Denton today release their second album, Keep On...

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