What’s good?! Vegas Aces drop a brand new jam for the fans. I had the pleasure of meeting Brisbane boys Vegas Aces through DJ Butcher (Born Fresh Records) earlier in 2012 in Melbourne-town, when the duo were in town promoting their Departure EP. Like most of the crew I’ve met from Australian hip hop label,Continue reading “What’s good?! Vegas Aces drop a brand new jam for the fans”
Monthly Archives: December 2012
Saskwatch set to take Pyramid Rock by storm! Can’t funkin’ wait!
It’s been a whirlwind year for Saskwatch! Fronted by beautiful, vocal powerhouse Nkechi Anele, this 9-piece Melbourne soul band has hit Meredith Music Festival, Australasian World Music Expo, Golden Plains, Fed Square Live last summer and the “cobblestone” streets of AC/DC Lane for an extensive 2012 residency at Cherry Bar just to name a few.Continue reading “Saskwatch set to take Pyramid Rock by storm! Can’t funkin’ wait!”
Jeff Buckley.. Bublé-esque.. 16 year-old Adelaide singer/songwriter making waves in the Aussie music scene
Jesse Davidson is rockin’ it! Jeff Buckley.. Michael Bublé.. at age 16 these are heady comparisons indeed, but 1st releases ‘Flaws’ and ‘Winter’ are so beautiful that you can’t help but be excited by this young Adelaide singer/songwriter’s potential. Davidson has just released a 3rd track ‘Moving On’ & you can download all 3 tracksContinue reading “Jeff Buckley.. Bublé-esque.. 16 year-old Adelaide singer/songwriter making waves in the Aussie music scene”
The xx get into the spirit with cover of Wham’s ‘Last Christmas’.
Santa’s come early The xx stopped by BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge yesterday for an intimate live session & recorded a cover of Wham‘s festive classic ‘Last Christmas’. A stripped back mix of softly spoken and beautiful, honeyed vocals. Listen & download yourself an early Xmas present
Blood Red Shoes announce kick-ass new ‘Water’ EP with Stream & Free Download
Blood Red Shoes announce killer new EP ‘Water’ ahead of hitting Australian shores for Pyramid Rock Festival! Stream ‘Water’ below & click here for free download of the ‘Black Distractions’ single from the EP. Can’t wait for the live show! Kick-ass!
Beautiful songstress Esther Holt launches solo debut ‘Countless Verse’. Close your eyes & just float away..
Beautiful songstress Esther Holt launches her solo debut ‘Countless Verse’. I met the Snowy Belfast singer randomly out on the town in Prahran (Melbourne, Australia) one week-night whilst we were both chillin’, in a bar so empty you that could hear the tumbleweeds drifting across the dance-floor. We had a lovely chat that evening, became friendsContinue reading “Beautiful songstress Esther Holt launches solo debut ‘Countless Verse’. Close your eyes & just float away..”
Scaramouche: Kick-ass rock perfect for pumpin’… up the workout..
Scaramouche are back on the radar! This rogue, driving rock band sparked my interest in 2010 whilst working as music supervisor for Ballistyx Snowboard Show (Channel GO!). My fave tracks, ‘Set Sail’ and ‘Access Denied’, are from the band’s 1st release, the ‘Access Denied’ EP & the band recently released 2nd EP ‘Welcome to the Parlour’. Kick-assContinue reading “Scaramouche: Kick-ass rock perfect for pumpin’… up the workout..”
Melbourne rock band Zoophyte launch ‘Somewhere Elsewhere’ with exclusive free stream.
It’s been a massive year for 4-piece Melbourne rock band, Zoophyte. An extensive Australia-wide tour with INXS, record deal inked with Mushroom Publishing & their 1st international trip to Noumea, New Caledonia as part of the Live en Août Festival. Tonight the boys from Zoophyte return home to iconic Melbourne venue Ding Dong Lounge for aContinue reading “Melbourne rock band Zoophyte launch ‘Somewhere Elsewhere’ with exclusive free stream.”
Secret hidden track on Thom Yorke’s Atoms for Peace website
Following the announcement of Atoms for Peace debut album ‘Amok’ on February 25, 2013, we’ve discovered a secret track on the band’s official website. Atoms for Peace is a collaboration between Radiohead’s Thom Yorke, Flea from the Chili Peppers, Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich and Mauro Refosco. Download B-side ‘What The Eyeballs Did’ free on ThomContinue reading “Secret hidden track on Thom Yorke’s Atoms for Peace website”
Congratulations The Rubens, Flume, Alpine & co! More great Aussies acts added to the SXSW invite list!
Flume, The Rubens, Alpine, Dune Rats, Georgia Fair and a whole swag of amazing Australian acts have been added to the South-By-South-West (SXSW) 2013 invite list. They join 360, Something For Kate, Seth Sentry, San Cisco, Emma Louise, Gold Fields and a bunch of other Aussies taking a crack at the international scene at theContinue reading “Congratulations The Rubens, Flume, Alpine & co! More great Aussies acts added to the SXSW invite list!”