Posts Tagged ‘melbourne’

West London grime MC Che Wolton better known as AJ Tracey wrapped up his first headline tour of Australia & New Zealand yesterday. Known for his razor-sharp wit and gritty street vibe we thought it was worth checking out one of Australias fastest growing music genres. For those who haven’t had a dose of grime yet, the...

With a light and lofty melody, Reality Television is the newest serving from Melbourne lads Backyard. Accompaning the track is the music video shot casually in someones ‘backyard’. Though simple and homely in aesthetics the video throws a bunch of mates into the fray making them the sole inhabitants of the seemingly...

The city of Melbourne often known for its culture and patronage of the arts have over the years produced some widely celebrated musical acts. Midnight Juggernauts, The Temper Trap, and The Seekers to name a few. The city of Melbourne, its streets, art, and diversity allow it to remain a teeming incubator for musical...

Anyone who has an infinity with 90’s Brit Pop will be drawn to Smoke Rings. The Melbourne five piece possess all the right virtues that should see them becoming one of Australia’s premiere acts in the near future. Right from the first listen Happiness hits you with nostalgia, the writing of incredibly well-constructed...

People say “do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life,” – man of many talents Sean Dwyer seems to be the living embodiment of this mantra. The Melbourne-based photographer, graphic designer, guitarist for bands The Deloraines and Dozeys, and (occasional) booking agent must be one of the East Coast’s...

Queens Of The Stone Age brought their smooth Rock n Roll style back to Australian shores for a four date tour leading into the release of the bands forth coming album Villians (out August 25th). With Melbourne being a sold out show within one day it is clear there is so much love for Josh Homme and Co from Melbourne...

The week took off with an ecstatic vibe this Sunday at Revolver Upstairs as Spanish Dj, producer and tech house connoisseur Dennis Cruz graced his Melbourne fans with a four-hour set. That left the happy Melbourners reeling! Following an impressive line up of local talent consisting the likes of Boogs, Rhys Roberts...

The excitement was palpable as LCD Soundsystem took the stage at Melbourne’s Margaret Court Arena. The audience was already moving to the booming synth when frontman James Murphy came out, dressed in his signature blazer and t-shirt. Our collective excitement exploded when Murphy reached the chorus of Yr City’s a...

Melbourne garage-rockers Sophisticated Dingo has been taming their frenetic sound since the release of their last single Witch Love almost a year ago, and after having seemingly one too many drinks, have come out with the measured yet infectious song Head Talk. The old-school local sound the duo of drummer James...

Driving to Melbourne, all the way from Adelaide for the night and to turn around and drive back to play a show the next night is a show of commitment from a band who is fast building a reputation for themselves. The Winter Gypsy spent Friday night at The Grace Darling Hotel on Smith Street with co-headliners Stonefox....