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RECORD REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE (USA) – 7
RECORD REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE (USA) – 7

In a more general sense, we are interested by the human mind’s (and nature’s) tendency to create forces equal and opposite to those present. Thematically, this record often deals with the beauty that arises in dealing with darkness; the...

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SARAH MARY CHADWICK SHARES THIRD SINGLE FROM NEW ALBUM; OUT FRIDAY
SARAH MARY CHADWICK SHARES THIRD SINGLE FROM NEW ALBUM; OUT FRIDAY

Melbourne via Wellington artist Sarah Mary Chadwick releases her much anticipated new album, Sugar Still Melts In The Rain this week. The former Batrider frontwoman today shared the heartbreaking ‘Five Months’ which sees her issue a touching yet forlorn...

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COCO REILLY SERVES UP A LESSON IN LOVE ON DEBUT
COCO REILLY SERVES UP A LESSON IN LOVE ON DEBUT

Nashville artist Coco Reilly recently shared her debut song ‘Define You’ a self-instructive gem breezily delivered with tinges of country and pysch dancing around its pop centre. Reilly had this to say about marrying up lyrical lessons with the...

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FLOATING ROOM ANNOUNCE FALSE BAPTISM & SHARE VIDEO FOR LEAD SINGLE “SEASHELL”
FLOATING ROOM ANNOUNCE FALSE BAPTISM & SHARE VIDEO FOR LEAD SINGLE “SEASHELL”

Portland lo-fi shoegaze/dream pop outfit Floating Room have announced the upcoming release of their infectiously varied new album False Baptism. To mark the occasion they’ve shared a hazy sun soaked video to accompany the release of complex lead single...

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TOTALLY MILD SHARE NEW VIDEO FOR “TAKE TODAY”
TOTALLY MILD SHARE NEW VIDEO FOR “TAKE TODAY”

Melbourne quartet Totally Mild today shared a brand new video for ‘Take Today’, an affirming and infectious piece of expansive jangle pop from their recently released album Her. The video, put together and self directed by vocalist & guitarist...

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ERIN RAE SHARES THE DEEPLY PERSONAL ‘BAD MIND’, A HEARTBREAKING STORY OF SOUTHERN INJUSTICE
ERIN RAE SHARES THE DEEPLY PERSONAL ‘BAD MIND’, A HEARTBREAKING STORY OF SOUTHERN INJUSTICE

“If you’re a girl in the South in the ’90s you’re supposed to be getting crushes on boys. I was so fearful of being different. … I spent most of teen and pre-teen years trying not to appear gay,...

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BEACH HOUSE SHARE ‘BLACK CAR’ FROM THE STUNNING ‘7’
BEACH HOUSE SHARE ‘BLACK CAR’ FROM THE STUNNING ‘7’

Cosmically and artistically, we’ve always been fascinated by this dual energy field that exists between joy and sorrow. The idea of a simple, happy song is such bullshit to me. Alex Scally, Beach House (Interview with The FADER) Last week...

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ECHO LADIES DROP VIDEO FOR ‘BEDROOM’, DEBUT ALBUM OUT SOON
ECHO LADIES DROP VIDEO FOR ‘BEDROOM’, DEBUT ALBUM OUT SOON

Malmö shoegaze pop trio Echo Ladies are set to release their debut album Pink Noise in June. It comes hot on the heels of their debut self titled EP released in March. First single ‘Bedroom’, is an instant winner...

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SUSS CUNTS UNLEASH TEMPER EP, LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE 10 YEARS
SUSS CUNTS UNLEASH TEMPER EP, LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE 10 YEARS

Late last month Melbourne punk trio Suss Cunts delivered their brief but memorable new five track EP Temper. Around the same time, they shared ’10 Years’, its magnificently direct third single and for us EP standout. It follows up ‘Newby’...

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GROUPER’S BRIEF BUT COMPLETE GRID OF POINTS
GROUPER’S BRIEF BUT COMPLETE GRID OF POINTS

Grid Of Points, brief in length but rich in substance, is the deep and meditative new album by Grouper, the long time project of Liz Harris. For six and half songs and 19 minutes, just Harris’ voice, her piano,...

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