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AOTW: HAND HABITS’ WILDLY IDLE, A POIGNANT WORK OF TRUE HUMILITY
AOTW: HAND HABITS’ WILDLY IDLE, A POIGNANT WORK OF TRUE HUMILITY

Hand Habits, the project of L.A based multi-instrumentalist Meg Duffy (Mega Bog, Kevin Morby Band) released her long awaited debut album last week. A work that in some ways oozes confidence but cautions that with its fragility, it’s lo-fi...

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“WORLD’S BEST AMERICAN BAND” WHITE REAPER!
“WORLD’S BEST AMERICAN BAND” WHITE REAPER!

Louisville quartet White Reaper are set to release their third album this April cheekily titled The World’s Best American Band. The first single, ‘Judy French’ is a big, in fact fucking big, dose of glam rock delivered in style...

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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...

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HOLLOW SIDEWALKS RELEASE ALBUM TWO ON VINYL
HOLLOW SIDEWALKS RELEASE ALBUM TWO ON VINYL

During 2016 Portland band Hollow Sidewalks digitally released their second album Year Of The Field Mouse and last month saw the long player get a vinyl release. While staying true to its rock roots, its ten tracks traverse genre...

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THE COURTNEYS SHARE NEW SINGLE FROM NEW RECORD
THE COURTNEYS SHARE NEW SINGLE FROM NEW RECORD

Vancouver pop/rock outfit The Courtney’s are set to release their second album, The Courtneys II later this month and have just shared a new track from it, the deliberative and subtle, ‘Minnesota’. Newly signed to New Zealand’s premier independent...

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DAG SHARE BENEFITS OF SOLITUDE TITLE TRACK
DAG SHARE BENEFITS OF SOLITUDE TITLE TRACK

Dag, the project of Dusty Anastassiou, released their third single and the title track from their forthcoming debut album, Benefits Of Solitude last week. A gorgeously rustic and rhythmically balanced mixture of folk, rock and a twinge of country, it’s...

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THE MEGAPHONIC THRIFT SHARES NEW SINGLE
THE MEGAPHONIC THRIFT SHARES NEW SINGLE

Bergen outfit The Megaphonic Thrift have released a new single, ‘Pilene’ ahead of next week’s release of their fourth album, Få meg til verden i tide (Get Me To The World In Time). It’s their first sung entirely in Norwegian...

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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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MARCHING CHURCH TELL IT LIKE IT IS
MARCHING CHURCH TELL IT LIKE IT IS

Last week saw the release of the the new album, Telling It Like It Is’ from Denmark collective Marching Church. It’s a diverse work that skirts genres and decades but is more thematically cohesive than previous efforts. It’s characterised...

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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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