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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – SCHOOL DAMAGE, SPACEY JANE, STILL CORNERS, THE BRAZEN YOUTH, BLACK BELT EAGLE SCOUT, DARK FAIR, PART TIME (FEAT. ARIEL PINK) WILD NOTHING, COSMIC STRIP.
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – SCHOOL DAMAGE, SPACEY JANE, STILL CORNERS, THE BRAZEN YOUTH, BLACK BELT EAGLE SCOUT, DARK FAIR, PART TIME (FEAT. ARIEL PINK) WILD NOTHING, COSMIC STRIP.

AUGUST 16 UPDATE: New tracks from two Australian bands to start with. Melbourne punk quartet School Damage ‘Meeting Halfway’ and Fremantle garage rock duo Spacey Jane ‘Cold Feet’. They’re joined by Toronto via Hamilton DIY artist linnea Siggelkow aka Ellis ‘The Drain’, the...

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HIDEOUS SUN DEMON DROP THE RIPPING FAME, EROTIC, DREAM.
HIDEOUS SUN DEMON DROP THE RIPPING FAME, EROTIC, DREAM.

Fremantle punk trio Hideous Sun Demon dropped their ripping third full length Fame Erotic Dream last Friday. It’s an album that’s a relentless ride in every respect highlighted by its exceptional rhythm section, fiercely delivered vocals and kaleidoscopic guitar...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POST PUNK/MOTORIK-KOSMISCHE/DARKWAVE/COLDWAVE/ SHOEGAZE/ POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – HIDEOUS SUN DEMON, SPESH, SWEARIN’, DENTIST, PIST IDIOTS, KAELAN MIKLA, DEAD LITTLE PENNY & BUZZ KULL
NEW INDEPENDENT POST PUNK/MOTORIK-KOSMISCHE/DARKWAVE/COLDWAVE/ SHOEGAZE/ POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – HIDEOUS SUN DEMON, SPESH, SWEARIN’, DENTIST, PIST IDIOTS, KAELAN MIKLA, DEAD LITTLE PENNY & BUZZ KULL

JULY 30 UPDATE: Perth punk trio Hideous Sun Demon get things off to a willing start with the excellent album track ‘Crap Revelation’ from their impressive new album Fame Erotic Dream. The  spacious ‘Teflon’ from Seattle’s Spesh is next...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – DAY WAVE, CLEARANCE, KATE TEAGUE, VALUE VOID, MASS GOTHIC, SHY BOYS, WEAVER, THE GOON SAX, THE BETHS, ANGIE MCMAHON, THE OPHELIAS, PHANTASTIC FERNITURE & WILD NOTHING
NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – DAY WAVE, CLEARANCE, KATE TEAGUE, VALUE VOID, MASS GOTHIC, SHY BOYS, WEAVER, THE GOON SAX, THE BETHS, ANGIE MCMAHON, THE OPHELIAS, PHANTASTIC FERNITURE & WILD NOTHING

JULY 30 UPDATE: Half the playlist turned over with 15 new tracks added over the past week or so and leading the charge is the newest of them in the form of the scruffily sublime and psych inspired new single...

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KÖLN QUARTET C.A.R. RETURN TO THEIR JAZZ INSPIRED KOSMISCHE & MOTORIK ROOTS ON NEW ALBUM
KÖLN QUARTET C.A.R. RETURN TO THEIR JAZZ INSPIRED KOSMISCHE & MOTORIK ROOTS ON NEW ALBUM

Köln experimental quartet C.A.R. have released their second full length album Look Behind You. The title is telling for an instrumental band as the album sees them returning to their original ambient, jazz and komische/motorik roots heard on 2014’s...

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IN LONG FORM: OUR BLUSH(INGLY) BELATED RESPONSE TO HEARTS GROW DULL (PART ONE)
IN LONG FORM: OUR BLUSH(INGLY) BELATED RESPONSE TO HEARTS GROW DULL (PART ONE)

Adelaide shoegaze/dream pop outfit Blush Response, led by DIY multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and producer (and soon be to be qualified veterinarian) Alister Douglas, dropped their long awaited debut album Hearts Grow Dull back in April.  Instructive as it is intoxicating,...

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RECORD REVIEW: JULIANA  DAUGHERTY – LIGHT
RECORD REVIEW: JULIANA DAUGHERTY – LIGHT

“I gave it a good fight, I tried to be alright, but I wasn’t.” Charlottesville artist Juliana Daugherty’s new album Light begins with the amazing opener ‘Player’, the deft merger of gently strummed rock chords, electronic effects and pitter-patter like...

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VILDE DROPS TENSION FILLED FIRST SINGLE FROM THUD
VILDE DROPS TENSION FILLED FIRST SINGLE FROM THUD

Stockholm based Australian artist Thomas Savage aka VILDE has released the thrillingly fractious and tense second single ‘Warm Milk’ from his forthcoming album Thud. Eschewing the traditional verse/chorus structure its a track in three parts with Savage’s dual drawl cum...

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H O N E Y M O A N’S  AMAZING DEBUT SINGLE
H O N E Y M O A N’S AMAZING DEBUT SINGLE

We were recently smacked in the face by the rollicking fuzzed out ‘</3’, one side of the schizophrenic debut double A sided single released back in March by Cape Town’s genre defying DIY quintet H O N E Y...

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COLLECTING THE AUDIO AND VIDEO FROM HANA VU’S DEBUT EP
COLLECTING THE AUDIO AND VIDEO FROM HANA VU’S DEBUT EP

Los Angeles DIY bedroom pop (for now) artist Hana Vu is set release her debut 6 track EP, How Many Times Have You Driven By later this month. So far she’s shared its first three tracks in their running...

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