NEWS [10.07.15]



Lucinda Goodwin Photography‘s debut solo show ‘Patron To Pit’ is just around the corner. The official opening night is Friday 24th July at Courthouse Arts Gallery, Geelong from 6pm-8pm.

Vaudeville Smash have signed with Tokyo’s P-Vine Records.

‘Window’ is the debut single from NAFASI.

The Association of Artist Managers (AAM) have announced the successful mentees and mentors that will form part of their 2015 Artist Manager Mentor Program. Melbourne menthes include Anthony Zaccaria (Fractures, Loon Lake, Marcelo), Jess Carroll (Rat & Co, Hoodlem, Second Hand Heart), Marty Brown (Flyying Colours, Clare Bowditch), and Ashleigh Hills (Woodlock).

Youngs have spent the first half of 2015 stashed away in the studio and they’ve returned with new single ‘Serasan Shakes’.

The Victorian government announced the new Music Works Grants this week.

‘What’s Good’ is the new single from Dylan Joel. His debut album Authentic Lemonade will be released on Friday 28 August.

National Gallery Of Victoria’s Unplugged Live runs every Sunday afternoon until August 9. This week will see a performance from Olympia.

‘Chasing’ is first offering from electronic duo LIR.

The Leaps and Bounds Music Festival is in full swing and runs until Sunday 19th.

AKROYD SMART has dropped new single ‘I Can Do Anything’



City Calm Down‘s single launch is tonight at the Northcote Social Club with Crepes and DJ Josh Reynolds. It’s sold out.

Playwrite launch new single ‘Animals Housed’ at The Gasometer tonight with Woodes and Dorsal Fins DJs.

Dear Plastic launch new single ‘Overwinter’ at the Workers Club tonight.

Ali E launches her new EP tonight at Shebeen with East Brunswick All Girls Choir, Warmth Crashes In, Kinder.

Pow Pow Kids and Dumb Punts are teaming up together for a show tonight at The Grace Darling Hotel.

High Tension‘s album Bully is out today. They’re playing Howler tomorrow night.

Them Bruins are playing at Little & Olver tomorrow.

Tomorrow night Oh Mercy play Melba Spiegeltent. Support comes from The Ocean Party who have just released a new single.

Rice is Nice have announced their lineup for the Leaps & Bounds Label Love series. Tomorrow at the Shadow Electric, Rice is Nice presents You Beauty, SPOD, Alex Cameron, Summer Flake and Sarah Mary Chadwick.

The Flying Sorcerers will be making their Melbourne debut on this Sunday at Ding Dong Lounge.

Mcrobin is launching new EP ‘Fault Lines’ with an afternoon show at the Evelyn Hotel this Sunday with Liv Cartledge, Alma Kalorama & Dash.

Remote Control Records have announced a Label of Love show. It takes place at the Shadow Electric in the Abbotsford Convent on Sunday from 6pm. Featuring Pearls, Teeth & Tongue, Methyl Ethel, Dorsal Fins & Sunbeam Sound Machine.

PASSERINE are playing a free show on this Sunday at Yah Yahs with Super Magic Hats.

Leah Senior plays The Gasometer next Tuesday 14 July as part of Leap and Bounds Festival’s Songwriters in the Round.

30/70 Collective Present: The Melbourne Hip-Hop / Nu Soul Jam Session Wednesdays in July at Ding Dong Lounge.

Lydia Goldthorpe is launching her Simple Local EP with a intimate show at LongPlay on Wednesday July 15th.

The Twoks will perform with a live string section on Thursday July 16th at the Gasometer.

Nussy headlines a show at the The Shadow Electric on July 17th in support of her new single.

LANKS launches his new EP at The Workers Club on Saturday July 18th.

Dallas Crane plays The Evelyn Hotel on Saturday July 18th as part of Leaps & Bounds Festival with very special guests The Casanovas and Singing For Humans.

Packwood‘s announced the Hibernal Tour. He plays in Melbourne on Tuesday July 21st at the La Mama Courthouse Theatre in Carlton.

Speaker TV have announced the second instalment of their new monthly music and arts event Citizens of The Streets on Thursday 23rd July. It will feature Sex on Toast, The Venusians and special guests. Plus photography by Markus Ravik and Emily Day and artwork by Kathryn Pappas.

On Friday July 24th Jack & The Kids, Alma Kalorama, and Dermot Seller play The Golden Vine in Bendigo.

My Old Dutch today release new single ‘Queen of the Dogs feat. Cat Deller’. Catch them at Whole Lotta Love on Friday July 31st.

Christopher Coleman Collective launch new single ‘Just Like A Needle’ on August 1st at the Northcote Social Club with Broads & The Beautiful Chains.

We sure are glad to hear new material from Neighbourhood Youth! Here’s ‘Feel Our Cold’. Catch them at the Gasometer on August 7th.

Myyth and Spectral Fires co-headline a show at Whole Lotta Love on August 8th with Lasers Underwater and Blac Belladonna.

Gatherer and Guards of May (Brisbane) have joined forces to spread the word about their respective albums, both up for release in August. They’ll play
the Toff in Town on September 5th.

Meg Mac has announced a national tour, the first Melbourne show on September 26th at the Corner has sold out but they’ve added another one on Sunday 27th September.

High Tension – Bully 10/7
Baro – 17/18 EP 10/7
Mcrobin – Fault Lines EP 10/7
Wabz – Argyle 6/7
I’lls – Can I Go With You To Go Back To My Country EP 5/7


Coach Bombay – Strange

Kinder – Black and White Burning

Hairy Soul Man – How Deep Can I Go?

Ras Jahknow – Jah Sta Li [Official Video]

Christopher Coleman Collective – Just Like A Needle

Pretty City – Running Around

High Tension – Bully

This Way North – Pretty Much

Magic America – Shock Me Sober


Slowly Slowly – Empty Lungs