Archive for: February, 2017

Former Quiksilver stable mates Craig Anderson and Dane Reynolds have joined skater Austin Gillette to create a brand. Which transcends the modern surf/skate brands ethos and goes way back to the early surf/skate culture of DIY. Their brand known as Former has opened its online portal. With a basic run of simplistic...

Australian-based band Holy Holy have just released an incredible second album titled Paint. The title is extremely fitting in many ways – for one, the record feels artistic and creative, and the tracks flow into each other effortlessly, like an experienced artist smoothing paint in broad strokes across a canvas. Each...

Ed Banger Records head honcho Pedro Winter aka Busy P, is back with his brand-new single Genie that finds him join forces with neo-soul crooner Mayer Hawthorne.Pedro Winter was the manager of Daft Punk from 1996 until 2008. He releases his music under the alias Busy P. Winter step down as manager of Daft Punk in order...

A year ago the french electronic duo composed by Guillaume and Jonathan Alric The Blaze emerged with a terrific single Virile and an emotional music video into the sleepy parisian suburbs which ended up symbolising what a bromance is pretty well, an ode to friendship between two men. The Blaze are back with a second...

You know when you get that feeling when you listen to a song for the first time. Instantly you’re drawn into a world of musical bliss Stone Man is one of those songs. Right from the first note, you know this slow groove has jam. As the song progresses there is the ever slightest build of percussion mixed with a...

French electronic musician Thylacine recorded his last entire album on the Trans-Siberian Railway. The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest railway in the world. It was built between 1891 and 1916 to connect Moscow with the Far-East city of Vladivostok. It’s the journey nearly everyone wants to do, perhaps because...

Newcastle’s RAAVE TAPES may be coming to a venue near you. As they get ready to embark on a nationwide tour, the punk three-piece have dropped a new single, 2 U XOXO; another highlight for avid fans and future gig goers to look forward to. Bringing to mind a less morose version of Mess era Liars; 2 U XOXO seems...

Holy Holy are back with their new album Paint which is set for release 24th February. Leading up to the release we took some time with the bands vocalist Timothy Carroll to talk about the upcoming album. We delve into the concept behind the album’s artwork along with some of Tim’s favourite songs, how they work as a...

Perth producer Palais‘ evocative first release of the year, Instant Crush Feat. Your Girl Pho, is a masterful mix of upbeat pop and synthy joie de vivre. It’s the first taste of his impending debut EP Apolis, which is available for pre-order from Friday 17 February. Palais‘ previous singles Can’t Stop and Too Young...

Flux is the latest single from Sydney-based musician, Ross Henry. After the success of his the singles Home, The Deep and his E.P. The Forester’s House, expectations for a somewhat obscure but incredibly engaging and provocative single were high. Flux does not fail to maintain the brand of experimental and eclectic...