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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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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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DOING SONICOLOGY, THE LAURELS STYLE
DOING SONICOLOGY, THE LAURELS STYLE

Today sees the release of Sonicology, the long awaited second full length from Sydney quartet The Laurels. It’s their first long player since 2012’s Plains which gained them a loyal following. Less a mixture of early 90s derived psych...

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JACK RIVER SHARES NEW SINGLE, PALO ALTO
JACK RIVER SHARES NEW SINGLE, PALO ALTO

Forster artist Jack River (Holly Rankin) is set to unveil her second EP on Friday, Highway Songs No.2. To set the latest scene for the release, she has shared the blistering pop infused ‘Palo Alto’ which boasts an urgent...

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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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LONG BEARD: NEW VIDEO FROM SLEEPWALKER
LONG BEARD: NEW VIDEO FROM SLEEPWALKER

Late last month the Leslie Bear directed trio Long Beard dropped their debut record, Sleepwalker. A long time in the making, songs from it have appeared on two separate recordings over the past couple of years, firstly on the...

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RECORD REVIEW: PINKUNOIZU – FREE TIME
RECORD REVIEW: PINKUNOIZU – FREE TIME

Full Time Hobby Buy here Danish psychedelic pop rock outfit Pinkunoizu are a restless bunch, both in style, influence and the myriad of genres they employ and this also comes through the cultural references that come through in their...

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RECORD REVIEW: JOANNA NEWSOM (USA) – HAVE ONE ON ME
RECORD REVIEW: JOANNA NEWSOM (USA) – HAVE ONE ON ME

Label: Drag City Release Date: February 23, 2010 The new triple album from Joanna Newsom, Have One On Me, all things being fair and equal, should put her high up among the very best solo artists of all time....

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