NEWS [18.12.17]



Medium Punch has teamed up with Forever Son for new single ‘Lark’.

One of Melbourne’s biggest annual music events Brunswick Music Festival returns for two special weeks from March 4-18, 2018. The lineup includes the likes of All Our Exes Live in Texas, Benny Walker, Psychic Hysteria. Full lineup is available here.

Camp Cope will release their new album How To Socialise & Make Friends on Friday March 2, 2018, through Poison City Records. ‘The Opener’ is the first single.

Sunset Sounds is back in January! The free event kicks off on Sunday January 7th with Saskwatch and Alexander Biggs at Victoria Gardens in Prahran.

Boroky has released a new single ‘Angeler Fish’, it’s the second single released from their forthcoming album.

The Pier Street Party returns to Frankston (outside The Pelly Bar & Pier Bandroom) on February 24th 2018. Headlining the street party will be Thundamentals, with support from Art vs Science, Gyroscope, The Getaway Plan, Rackett and Jesswar.

Producer Wayfarer// has dropped his debut EP Garden State, along with final single ‘Love Again’.

A.B. Original have been added to the lineup for Sugar Mountain 2018. It takes place on Saturday January 20th at Melbourne Arts Precinct.

‘Need You’ is the latest from Aeora.

2018 St Kilda Festival have revealed the lineup for the New Music Stage. On Sunday February 11th, you can catch the likes of Swim Season,The Northern Folk, and Xani.

Have you heard King IV‘s amazing new track ‘Bump’?

BOOGIE 2018 returns to Our Friend’s Farm in Tallarook from March 30th to April 1st. The linuep features Angelo Olsen, Cash Savage & The Last Drinks, Frowning Clouds, Deer Tick & more.

‘Sunshine’ is the latest from Hot Sludge Fundae.

Zoo Twilights will run every weekend from Friday January 26th to Saturday March 10th. Acts include Cut Copy, The Cat Empire, Ben Folds, Neil & Liam Finn, Grizzly Bear and more.

Ding Dong Lounge has announced it’s closure, last drinks will be held on January 13th.

Scott Graham has released a new single.

We’re set to welcome a brand new late night venue in 2018. A 5000-capacity venue named B3 will open its doors next year. The location is yet to be revealed.

A stunning debut single from Thea FitzGerald dropped last month.


‘Holding Out’ is the new single from Atticus Street. Catch them tonight at the Bendigo Hotel.

Tammy Haider wraps up her residency at The Tote front bar this Tuesday night, December 19th. She’ll be playing songs from her new album The One. Support comes from Alanna Lorenzon.

Jordie Lane and Liz Stringer are playing a Christmas show at Northcote Social Club this Wednesday December 20th.

Emah Fox has recently released a new single ‘You Got No Right’. If you’re yet to see Fox perform, make sure you make it to The Toff in Town this Wednesday December 20th for G*RL GANG WEDNESDAY.

SAATSUMA play The Gasometer this Thursday December 21st.

Slowcoaching‘s EP Launch takes place at The Curtin on Thursday December 21st. Support comes from Smoke Rings, Merpire and Peachnoise

Sleepy Dreamers are back at The Workers Club for their annual Christmas party. It’s happening this Friday December 22nd and they’ll be joined by Arbes and Sean Watson.

Anna Morley is back in Australia, and over summer she’ll be treating us to a handful of shows. You can see her at the Wesley Anne on December 22nd and 29th, Open Studio on January 8th, and The B.East on January 21st.

SUN have a new single ‘Baby’ out, and have been playing a bunch of shows in support of the new tune. If you’re in Rye on Friday December 23rd, head to Baha Tacos to see them with President Roots.

Luke Brennan, Tuva Finseras and Thompson Springs play The Old Bar on January 18th.

Holy Holy play the Croxton Band Room on Saturday February 17th.

No Mono are playing their first live shows next year at Northcote Social Club on Thursday February 22nd and Friday February 23rd. The Friday show has already sold out, but there’s still tickets left for Thursday.

Tiny Little Houses will release their debut album in the new year, and they’ll be hitting the road from February. Catch them on Saturday February 24th at Karova Lounge in Ballarat and on Friday March 2nd at The Corner Hotel.

Woodes is touring next year, see her at The Toff in Town on March 3rd.

Kira Puru is launching her latest single ‘Tension’ at the Workers Club on Saturday March 10th.

LANKS has dropped a new single ‘My Own Mystery ft. Ngaiire’. He’s heading out on tour next year, catch him at Howler on Thursday March 15th.

Jen Cloher has announced an Australian tour for next March – catch her at The Croxton on Saturday March 24th.


City Calm Down – In This Modern Land

Kira Puru – Tension

Howlite – Saviour

Youthfire – Lift Me Up

Tiny Little Houses – Entitled Generation

Moonlover – The Ooiee

No Mono – Butterflies

Luboku – The Surface

Essie Holt – Underwater

Woodes – Dots

Heat Wave – The Silence

Squidgenini – Watched By U