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…

The Kite Machine Mixtape: 7 Songs That Inspired Our Debut Album

Hailing from Geelong, Victoria, The Kite Machine are a band that refuses to be tied down by restricting genres and inspirations. Swaying from swirly and dreamlike soundscapes to tight grooves and twisted guitar licks the band has proven that they are adept at taking listeners on a wild ride that takes one unexpected musical turn after…

Mechanical Pterodactyl – 5 Greatest Male/Female Duets

Mechanical Pterodactyl is the creation of Melbourne-based multi-instrumentalist/producer Yen Nguyen who has just released his first track in almost 7 years, the hauntingly beautiful duet ‘Strike Up A Match‘.  Nguyen brings eclectic sounds and production techniques together to make unique and layered compositions which piece together electronic and acoustic instruments and drawing influence from the likes…

Hounded Mixtape: 7 Songs that Inspired ‘Hollow’

Sydney-based producer Hounded has released his first track for 2019 the spirited single ‘Hollow’ featuring the vocals of fellow Sydney-sider Panama. Drenched-in-melancholia the track is a moving slice of indie-pop. Opening with eclectic instrumentation and the endearing melodies of Panama, the track gently builds before bursting into a flurry of bouncing rhythms and colourful walls of synths. “I…

Tuesday Checklist 05/02/19

Welcome to the Tuesday checklist, the time when we sit down, with clear minds and open hearts after a hectic weekend and Monday recovery to put together our checklist of tracks we’ve loved from the week that’s been.   Astrid S – ‘Someone New’ “Someone New” is a catchy and melodic track with an energetic…

Set Mo Interview – ‘a huge but exhilarating task’

Set Mo have come off a mammoth 2018 which saw the duo undertake a task of heroic stature releasing one track a month throughout the year all whilst touring the globe with their marathon set Stamina Sessions and emerged into 2019 ready and primed to release their debut album. Cementing themselves as one of the hardest…

Top Of The Bops 2018

2018 has only a hot second left to it and what a gosh damn wild year it’s been. It feels a little weird to be sitting here thinking about all the amazing tunes that have come out this year and the extreme shift towards a more versatile and widespread sound that we’re being treated to…

The Wrap – 09/11/18

The Wrap is POPHRT’s weekly summary of off the powerful and phenomenal tracks that have piqued our interest in the preceding week. A mixed bag of candy if you will each track has something special about it that we’ve fallen in love with this week. This weeks special mentions go to; ‘Vibrations‘ – Stonefox &…

New Music – 12.10.18

The Wrap is POPHRT’s weekly rundown of all the songs that we’ve fallen in love with this weekend, all put in one place/playlist and delivered with a cute little bow on top of it all. This week we’re falling head over heels for tracks from newcomer Yorke, returner Japanese Wallpaper and Eurovision top 10 Mikolas…