NEWS [03.07.17]



Here’s another great track from Yeo.

Leaps and Bounds Music Festival favourite Smith Street Dreaming returns for its fifth celebration of indigenous pride, awareness, and community. It’s happening on Saturday July 22nd featuring live sets from Frank Yamma, Emma Donovan, Yung Warriors, hip hop dance group Indigenous Hip Hop Projects, Jindi Worabak traditional dancers, and MC Shelley Ware (Marngrook Footy Show).

Jackie got Lemons will be donating 100% of the sales of their new single release “Boundaries” through Bandcamp to help women & children escape family violence. All the payments will be donated to Safe steps – Family violence response centre.

Our Golden Friend have added RVG to their management roster.

Banoffee has returned with new single ‘Ripe’

Melbourne label services and distribution company Rocket has announced longterm host of triple j’s The Racket Lochlan Watt as Label Manager/A&R for their metal imprint EVP Recordings. Watt’s first signing to the label is PAGAN.

Here’s the debut single from Hemm.

Melbourne Guitar Show will be held over two days at the Caulfield Racecourse on August 5th & 6th. Head to the website for details.

‘This Is How It Ends’ is the latest from Animus.


RAT!hammock have announced at Ding Dong Lounge Thursdays in July. It’s free entry and kicks off this week with Way Dynamic and Tram Cops.

Slow Dancer is hitting the road in supporting of his new album In A Mood. Catch him at The Gasometer on July 6th.

Stonefox have returned with a new single and tour! See them at the Grace Darling on Friday July 7th.

Harrison Storm launches his new single at The Workers Club on Friday July 7th.

Electronic duo SAATSUMA have released a new single ‘Stay’, and announced two launch shows. July 7th at The Push New Slang at The Channel Arts Centre and July 9th at Spurs Gallery, Brunswick.

Gold Class are hitting the Corner Hotel on Saturday July 8th.

The Panics play National Gallery of Victoria on Saturday July 8th.

Press Club hit The Old Bar to launch their debut single ‘Headwreck’ on Saturday July 8th.

Woodes is heading out on a headline tour this month, she plays The Workers Club on Saturday July 8th.

The Davidson Brothers have announced an east coast tour, they will play a free show at the Union Hotel on Saturday July 8th.

The Ruby Rogers Experience are launching their EP Gotta Gimme Some on July 8th at the Lomond Hotel.

The Trepids dropped their first single last month, and they’re launching it on Sunday July 9th at the Bar Open.

Maxon is launching her new single ‘No Impersonator’ at the Paris Cat on Wednesday July 12th.

Miles and Simone are back with their latest single ‘She and I’. See them launch it as part of Leaps and Bounds Festival on Thursday July 13th at The Grace Darling.

Jules Sheldon will launch his new single ‘Unwilled Love’ and preview songs from his new album on Thursday July 13th at The Old Bar with special guests Ciggie Witch, Mares, and weatherboards.

Seminal Australian band X have announced their 40th anniversary tour and best of album. The tour begins at the Prince of Wales on Friday July 14th.

Ainslie Wills has announced two headline shows in support of her new single. She plays Howler on Thursday July 20th.

Tom Milek launches his debut album at The Gasometer on Thursday July 20th with Sleep Decade and Al Parkinson.

Georgia State Line launch their EP Heaven Knows on Sunday July 23rd at the Spotted Mallard with Freya Josephine Rollick.

Magic Bones will hit the road in July to preview songs from their debut record, “Hotel Separation”. See them at Woody’s Bar on Friday July 28th with support Glass Skies.

The Bombay Royale have announced their third album “Run Kitty Run” will be released on August 11th. You can see them live on Friday August 4th at Max Watts with supports Sugar Fed Leopards.

POPPONGENE have announced their headline show at The Grace Darling Hotel on Wednesday August 9th with supports Culte and 808s and Greatest Hits.

LANKS dropped a new single and announced a tour. Catch him at Northcote Social Club on Saturday August 26th.

Jen Cloher will release her new album on August 11th, she’s also heading out on tour – playing Howler on September 8th.

Pierce Brothers have announced their “The Records Were Ours” Australian tour this August/September, taking in in QLD, WA, SA, VIC, NT and NSW. Catch them at 170 Russell on September 15th.



Gold Class – Twist In The Dark

Teeth & Tongue – ‘Turn Turn Turn’ (Live at Newmarket Studios)

Jen Cloher – Forgot Myself

Tom Lee-Richards – Beside You

Pierce Brothers – Take Me Out

Miles and Simone – She and I

Tanzer – Sleep


Poppongene – Belgravey