Interviews

Forget Me is an indie-lovers dream. Vocals soar majestically over a simple yet effective acoustic guitar that doesn’t wain as the strong kick-bass from the drums drives the song into its final moments. A far more atmospheric single from the Canadian rockers Born Ruffians, whose usual brand of punk-eqsue indie has...

Fan Girl is a quickly emerging collective of talented young musicians that have been taking the music scene by storm with their kamikaze blend of sensual and erratic sounds. We had the time to chat with them about the inner workings of the band and the industry as a whole, here is what they had to say. What does Fan...

“We do that at every gig. It’s been part of our show for years now because its important man.” Said Frank Carter as we spoke about the 2016 Australian tour where Frank made headlines with talking onstage about Gender Equality and calling for an all-female stage dive. At a time where more and more A-listers are finally...

The electronic music industry as a whole is filled with many forks in the road. Knowing which way to turn as an artist can be the difference between aligning yourself with your new family. To, on the other hand, being exploited by the sharks. Ahead of their upcoming sets at Strawberry Fields, we caught up with Tim...

In the sunshine city, it was time to catch up with Jeremy Neale to discuss his new solo debut album. Sitting in the warmth of the valleys premier brunch cafe the Pony Cat it immediately became apparent at how much love Neale puts into the art of creating music. The passion that Neale has put into his solo effort is...

Yamba-based indie-electronic group Nocturnal Tapes have been rather busy of late. With the release of their debut EP ‘Visions IV’ which came out late August. Throughout September the duo stopped in each capital city supporting none other than synth magician Luke Million. Since the touring has died down we took the...

Emanuel Satie landed in Australia last weekend for a bunch of shows. This week sees the Berlin producer take over Adelaide and Melbourne for the weekend. With a bit of time to spare, we caught up with Emanuel to talk remixes, his European summer and where to party when in Berlin. If you haven’t had the chance to catch...

Everyone has sad days. Some unfortunate souls have a generally sad demeanour, but these souls often make the most inspiring art. Angst is a fact of life, especially when we’re finally starting to grow into our own. Since her mid-teens, Sophie Allison has embraced her angst, creating some of the coolest indie pop...

Taking their name from a gutter-dwelling shape-shifter, Pennywise were in the front line of the 90’s punk rock revival and the vanguard of the So-Cal melodic hardcore scene that gave rise to millions of imitators. Since forming in 1988, Hermosa Beach’s Pennywise have earned their title as one of the most successful...

How much do you know about the fine folks of RAAVE TAPES? Maybe a little, maybe a lot, maybe not much you say? Well, you’re in luck as we got the chance to talk hugs, safe spaces, and rad owls with the Novocastrian noise trio! We even managed to cop some exclusive content, oh baby! Your band description is one of the...