Glades – ‘ It’s hearts on the line.’

Pop works best when there’s a beating, sometimes bleeding, heart at the centre of it. The power of the dichotomy of soaring pop melodies anchored by melancholia is something Sydney band Glades, (aka Karina Wykes, Cameron Robertson and Joseph Wenceslao), know all too well. Glades have come along way since first forming in 2015 and uploading…

Kesmar – ‘The mistakes that make it unique’

In 2016 indie-folk artist Nathan Hawes looked like he had it all down pact, with a string of well-received singles under his belt and sold out tour dates things seemed great for the him. Then almost as quickly as he had come to our attention he disappeared, socials went to blackout, and no one really…

OPENSIDE (Possum Plows) Interview – ‘Writing our truth’

Openside is an enigmatic, jet-propelled power-pop meets emo-pop four-piece hailing from New Zealand who first caught my attention late last year with the release of their infectious track ‘I Feel Nothing‘. There are many things about the Kiwi band that have me enamoured, their name derived from a Harry Potter term (Quidditch term if I…

LINES Interview – ‘From Blood and Broken Glass’

LINES are a Swedish four-piece born into the rich artistic fires of Stockholm that evolved and found themselves in the wild, debaucherous underground of Berlin. At their core LINES are a band with DIY ethics writing, producing and mixing their own material in their self-built studio. They’ve self-directed and produced their music videos and throw…

MUTO Interview – A Journey To Virtual Reality

Fresh off the stage from Splendour In The Grass where got the bodies thrashing and ears ringing electronic music producer Miles Davidson AKA MUTO (is that a Godzilla reference?) is about to embark on his largest set of headline tour dates yet all off the back of his EP ‘Arcane‘ released just last month. At…

Xavier Dunn Interview – More Avocado Than Man.

Multi-instrumentalist, avocado enthusiast and producer Xavier Dunn is one of those extremely talented people who make you sit there and think ‘damn what am I doing with my life?‘.  With over 20 million Spotify streams, a back catalogue neo-soul indie pop that blends genres into a melting pot of heartfelt music with a real meaning…

Vérité Interview – Build Something Important

New York is known for giving us some of the most forward-thinking, creative artist (I mean it gave us Blondie, Madonna, Patti Smith Lady Gaga and Sonic Youth just to name a few) and Vérité looks to be cut from that same cloth. Thriving as an independent artist and creating undiluted pop perfection her 2017 debut…

Meg Mac Interview – Vintage Soul

With one of the most recognisable voices to come out in music over the past ten years, Meg Mac has forged a name for herself as one of the most unique and talented individuals out there on the airwaves. Her debut album ‘Low Blows‘ showcased a young artist confident, brave and heading towards a bright…