The Jungle Giants @ The Forum [Gallery]

The Jungle Giants have come a long way from playing small backroom bars all the way back in 2013. Selling out one show at Melbourne’s The Forum is no small feat for any band so to sell out three is something incredible. Filling the room with screams and cheers louder than any thunderstorm their new…

AURORA INTERVIEW: ‘A Different Warrior’

Artist like AURORA come about once in a lifetime. A free spirit who was allowed to grow up in the wild mountainscapes of Norway AURORA is unburdened by the normal drawl of modern life, which allows her to speak more freely and emphatically about the world that she exists and has been allowed to create…

MID CITY Interview – Happy-angry-sad

Melbourne group MID CITY have been making waves with their fast and furious approach to their music, combing adrenaline fuelled choruses with jet-propelled verses the group are taking no prisoners when it comes to their meteoric rise. With the release of their debut EP last week after playing a muddy set at The Hills Are…

Wafia Plays Who’s That Pokemon?

Here at POPHRT we are always on the lookout for the best, the head honcho, the alpha, the greatest Pokémon Master / Artist in the world. Wafia stopped by just moments before she was due to take the main stage at Beyond The Valley to put herself to the test and see if she’s better…

Jack Gray Interview – Make It Snappy

On his US/Canada tour with Dean Lewis, Jack Gray set aside a moment to have a chat with us about his new EP out May 31st, playing live to huge crowds and and taking seven hours to get to Niagra Falls in a snow storm! You’ve released ‘Down Side Of Up’ and we are so…

Angus and Julia Stone at The Drop Newcastle

As The Drop Festival continues it’s way around Australia this week dropping in on Coolangatta for another weekend of serious good tunes today we’re looking back to the start of the tour when we got to bring brother/sister duo Angus and Julia Stone into our little camper to talk new music, touring and The Drop!

How Well Do You Know Your Band? With Hockey Dad @ The Drop

The Drop kicked off its first year in Newcastle in spectacular fashion as only Newy can, with a full-on torrential downpour. The rain and the mud however we’re up against the good time vibes that a chilled out festival set overlooking the Pacific Ocean brings and the vibes well and truly won out on the…

Los Leo Mixtape: ‘False Start’ Inspirations

Since first listening to Adelaide based artist Los Leo‘s new track ‘False Start‘ I have started my mission to have my life exclusively soundtracked by his musical curation. Today I get one step closer to living out this new goal with Los Leo providing us with a beautiful mixtape of tracks that helped to inspire…

Kim Churchill Interview – ‘Feeding The Unconscious’

After The Sun is the first peek of something new after your sophomore album ‘Weight Falls’. How did you decide this was going to be the first single? It was the first one I finished. My next release is going to be a 4-part E.P collection, where each song is recorded in a different location…

How Well Do You Know? With Georgia June @ Secret Garden 2019

We headed along to the 11th and final instalment of The Secret Garden in Sydney, it was a bittersweet occasional where we partied away in a magical jungle, but always remembered this would be the last revel. Whilst we were there we hung out backstage a bit and had some fun! Cause like why the…