Review: Circa Waves – Young Chasers

Review: Circa Waves – Young Chasers 

  “Smile and Circa Wave” When this album got sent through to me I was pretty excited. I’d first heard “So Long” on triple j whilst fanging down the pacific highway on a sunny afternoon, I cranked the volume as soon as it started.   “Thud, thud, thud, thud, BANG, BANG, BANG, BANG, “SO! GIVE […]

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EARTH CALLER ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM ‘DEGENERATE’

EARTH CALLER ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM ‘DEGENERATE’ 

  Earth Caller’s debut album has arrived and with it a sharp injection to the local hardcore scene of fresh new blood. Squeezing energy from the rich traditions and history of metal and hardcore, it carries a modern swagger that is all Earth Caller’s own, packing walloping sonic uppercuts, 10 tonne heavy breakdowns, and surprising […]

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Interview: Jack Barakat – All Time Low

Interview: Jack Barakat – All Time Low 

With their new album ‘Future Hearts’ being released and charting exceptionally well I was very lucky to get some phone time with Jack Barakat of All Time Low. In the interview we speak about men in boxer shorts (me), red wine, Future Hearts and working with John Feldman, 5SOS and more. Enjoy and make sure […]

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Interview – The Bunny Gang

Interview – The Bunny Gang 

  Who are you and what are you doing here? (what is your name, what is the band and what is your role in the band?) I’m Nathen Maxwell, singer, melodica player, and rhythm guitarist of The Bunny Gang   How did the band start? The Bunny Gang started with an acoustic guitar and some […]

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Interview – Madus

Interview – Madus 

  Who are you and what are you doing here? (what is your name, what is the band and what is your role in the band?) I am Dugan from Madus, and I am the singer/songwriter/guitarist. How did the band start? Sam (the drummer) and I met through a site called “BandMix.” It’s like eHarmony for musicians. […]

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Cosmic Psychos Announce New LP + National Tour With Dune Rats

Cosmic Psychos Announce New LP + National Tour With Dune Rats 

  In what may be the most lethal double-header tour Australia has seen in decades, the COSMIC PSYCHOS and DUNE RATS are combining forces and heading out on tour together this June. Two rowdy bands notorious for their shitfaced shenanigans. What could go wrong?   In spite of the whirlwind last few years, the Psychos have recorded a brand spanking […]

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Interview – Mercies

Interview – Mercies 

  Who are you and what are you doing here? (what is your name, what is the band and what is your role in the band?) I’m Josh and I sing and play guitar in Mercies.   How did the band start? Mercies started in 2009 when I started sending demos to my good buddy […]

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PARLOUR TRICKS To Release Debut Album “Broken Hearts/Bones” On June 23rd

PARLOUR TRICKS To Release Debut Album “Broken Hearts/Bones” On June 23rd 

  The NYC-based indie-pop band PARLOUR TRICKS will be releasing their debut album, BROKEN HEARTS / BONES, via Bar/None Records on June 23rd, 2015. PARLOUR TRICKS have partnered with the indie tastemakers, Paste Magazine, to premiere the album artwork and track listing, here: http://bit.ly/1yw1IIq. PARLOUR TRICKS traveled down to Nashville frequently to work with producer Emery Dobyns (Antony & The Johnsons, Patti Smith, Noah & The Whale) who played […]

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This Will Destroy You announce Australian and New Zealand Tour

This Will Destroy You announce Australian and New Zealand Tour 

    THIS WILL DESTROY YOU have announced their return to Australia in June 2015, as well as their first ever tour of New Zealand. Known for their destructive live sound and influential brand of ambient, melodic instrumental rock (dubbed ‘doom-gaze’ in recent times), the tour follows the release of their stunning record ‘Another Language’ through […]

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Review: The Maine – American Candy

Review: The Maine – American Candy 

Never ones to stick to the same formula or style The Maine have returned 90’s pop infused ‘American Candy’. The polar opposite 2013’s sombre ‘Forever Halloween’, ‘American Candy’ oozes brightness and a care free feeling. Lead single ‘English Girls’ is a perfect introduction to this album. With a chord progression and a chorus you’d find […]

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