Music reviews

Tame Impala member and Australian Neo-Psych legend GUM (musical alias of Perth native Jay Watson) is making a noticeable and marked tonal shift in his music with the release of his latest single, personally describing Gemini as his most immediate song to date. As a long-standing fan of Jay’s previous work initially I...

Melbourne-based musician Owen Rabbit has returned from a slew of well-received singles with new track Oh My God – and you’re definitely going to be obsessed with it. The song is soulful and layered, simple yet enigmatic, and catchy as hell. With the newest release, Rabbit holds nothing back, diving headfirst into the...

If there were a contest for the most hard working Australian Bands of All Time, The Smith Street Band would probably the victor. There is something infectious about these guys whether they are doing a pump up feel-good track or a dark and personal track these guys have totally nailed the art of conveying emotion and...

Chicago based band Oozing Wound just reek of attitude, if you are not a fan of attitude than click away, because you are not going to like Oozing Wound’s latest music video Diver. These Thrash Metal legends have constructed easily one of the most trippy, and most entertaining music videos of the year. For those who...

With the release of their Debut EP The Dead End, Sans Parents have done the unthinkable… Release a highly enjoyable and deviously catchy collection of songs that will have you humming, whistling, and singing in no time. Sans Parents are a criminally underrated Australian Indie Rock Collective that with each song...

There is almost nothing I love more than raw, uninhibited female power – and Montaigne is bursting with it. She’s the kind of woman who holds nothing back, who speaks out about what’s important and who isn’t afraid to express herself. It’s something that we don’t see enough of within the realm of pop music – but I...

Living in Byron Bay, Nick Cunningham began as a singer/songwriter in the coastal town of Port Lincoln in South Australia and spent his youth between farming countryside and fishing towns.Throughout it, he began to develop an overwhelming lyrical depth to his songwriting. A year ago I randomly pressed play on a youtube...

It’s been more than two years that the indie electronic band from Auckland The Naked and Famous released their last album, 2013’s In Rolling Waves. Entitled Simple Forms, their third album is set to be released on October 14 via their label Somewhat Damaged in conjunction with Kobalt Label Services. A US fall tour kicks...

Listen to the lead track from Justice‘s upcoming album, revealed by Busy P during the Ed Banger House party at the Sonar Festival! Safe and Sound from 00.01.25 to 00.06.38 – Ed Banger House party full set:

Already three years after his third album, Vitalic is back on Jennifer Cardini’s records label Correspondant Records with two original new tracks. Often unclassifiable, but always efficient, Vitalic shouts out and restyles his universe under many different ways. After having mixed electro music to rock, to disco and...