Melbourne artist Orches has pretty much came out of nowhere and onto out radar this year with his track Denial. The track which boasts smooth indietronic sounds of a pissed off youth exposed to the world for the first time is fast becoming one of my most played songs of 2015. Ahead of his debut … Continue reading THERE’S NO DENIAL ABOUT THE TALENT OF ORCHES
Fresh off of a massive tour with one of the hottest and most talked about UK breakout bands of 2015, Aussie Oscar Key Sung is now getting ready to play a showcase at Sydney's EMCPlay 2015. Oscar's second EP, Altruism, saw him hitting up stages on the east coast and bringing live shows that felt … Continue reading THE BOY THAT NEVER STOPS; OSCAR KEY SUNG
Sometimes when I have to write about certain artist by the time I'm finished writing about their accomplishments and all the cool shit they're doing I often feel very inadequate. Joy. is definitely one of them. The Sassy Future Queen of The Universe has managed to accomplish so much is such a short amount of … Continue reading JOY. … OR IS IT REALLY JER.
This year see's my hometown of Newcastle revived with a new sense of musical vigour about it. 2015 has been a stellar year for the city in terms of muso's visiting us and now the city is gearing up for its first large-scale music festival in the past eight years THISTHAT. A stellar line up … Continue reading THISTHAT X THE KITE STRING TANGLE
When I first met Montaigne it was pouring down rain and we were standing outside Oxford Art Factory before the Dew Process Label Party. She was one of the coolest, carefree, fun and a little geeky people that I had every talked to and she was such an excitable ball of energy. Now a few months later … Continue reading MONTAIGNE AND THE INTERVIEW WITH ALEXANDER
Halloween is approaching and if the idea of children knocking on your door all night or wearing a costume doesn't take your fancy then ThisThat Festival in Newcastle may be your perfect alternate. Newcastle lost Phat As Butter its annual music festival a few years ago and since then there has been a hole in … Continue reading THE THIS AND THE THAT OF THISTHAT FESTIVAL
Brisbane artist Paul Donoughue aka Big Strong Brute creates intelligent indie-pop music that anyone and everyone can dance too. Recently going from a solo performer to being backed by a full band allowing him to get into the groove a bit more on stage he hit up a string of dates down the east coast of … Continue reading BIGGER, LOUDER, NOISER WITH BIG STRONG BRUTE