NEWS [24.04.17]



Feelds has released a new single ‘Colourblind’.

BIGSOUND returns to the Valley in Brisbane this September 5th–8th. Applications are now open to showcase. Details here.

Yollks has released her second single ‘Substance’

Stranger Than Strangers, the long awaited debut album from APES will be released May 19th.

The first ever vinyl reissue of Melbourne post-punk icon David Chesworth’s pioneering debut album 50 Synthesizer Greats is out now on Chapter Music.

Pool House Records and Remote Control Records have signed Jess Locke.

‘Only One’ is the new single from FLUIR.

Market Lane we will be hosting a double bill house show and live filming on Tuesday April 25th to celebrate the launch of Train Line Sessions. Head over to Facebook for details.

Leaps and Bounds Music Festival have announced their 2017 Opening Night featuring Augie March, Jess Ribeiro and The Pink Tiles. It all goes down at The Corner Hotel on Thursday July 13th.

‘Beside You’ is the new single from Tom Lee-Richards.

Melting Pot have started a new video series. #ONETHING asks artists a simple question: What is the 1 thing they wish they knew when they started. Check it out here.

Here’s the debut single from SIORE.

An all-female event Electric Lady will hit the Corner Hotel on June 1st, featuring Alex Lahey, Ali Barter, Bec Sandridge, Gretta Ray, Jack River, Body Type and Rackett.

Future Popes have announced they’ll be taking over The Grace Darling’s bandroom bookings!

Fields has dropped a new EP. Here’s the opening track:


Grasshole play The Brunswick Hotel on Tuesday April 25th.

Fierce Mild‘s residency at The Gasometer Hotel continues on Tuesday April 25th with guests, Kalacoma, Ruby Jones (Clairy Browne/Jaala members), Mares & Togetherapart.

XANI launches her debut EP 1 at The Gasometer Hotel on Wednesday April 26th.

Au Dré have released new single ‘Lines’. They’re launching it at Boney on Thursday April 27th with Close Counters.

Jade Imagine‘s EP What the Fuck Was I Thinking is out on Milk! Records on Friday April 28th, She’s playing an instore at Polyester Records that evening.

‘Sylvia’ is the new single from IV League. You can catch them on tour this week and next. Friday April 28th at The Workers Club in Geelong, Wednesday May 3rd at Karova Lounge in Ballarat and Friday May 5th at Northcote Social Club.

Daniel Trakell will launch his EP Paradise at The Spotted Mallard on Friday April 28th.

Magic Bones have dropped a new single and announced a tour. See them at Yah Yahs on Friday April 28th.

Oh Pep! have announced a national tour, catch them on Friday April 28th at Howler.

Davidson Brothers launch their new album All You Need Is Music at Longhorn Saloon on Friday April 28th.

Lip Sync Chicks have released their debut single, and they’ll launch it on Friday April 28th at The Gasometer Hotel (Upstairs).

The Royal Parks launch their album Suburb Home at Bella Union this Saturday April 29th.

A debut album years in the making, All Is Well by Jenny Taylor will launched at the Bella Union on Sunday April 30th. The album is culmination of storytelling, melodies and thoughtful arrangements. Doors open at 4:30pm.

‘You Got Me High’ is the new single from Liv Cartledge. She’s supporting Residual at the Railway Hotel on May 3rd.

The Murlocs are touring in support on new single ‘Noble Soldier’, they’ll play Howler on Friday May 5th.

Ogopogo have dropped a new track. Catch them at Cherry Bar on Friday May 5th.

At The Dakota launch their EP at the Workers Club on Sunday May 7th with Jack & The Kids and Skyways Are Highways.

Emilee South and band will launch their album Motel on Saturday May 13th at The Gasometer Hotel with special guests The Teskey Brothers & Angie McMahon.

Tim Rogers is playing at the Flying Saucer Club on May 14th.

‘Crescent ft. Liahona’ is the debut single by ORCHA. It’s lifted from the debut EP, which will be launched on May 14th at The Gasometer Hotel.

Cloud Castles and The Tom Prettys play the Yarra Hotel on Wednesday May 17th.

Fortunes will release their Undress EP this Friday April 28th via Future Classic. ‘Focus’ is their latest single, and you can see them live at The Gasometer on May 20th.

River Blue has shared his new single ‘Broken Tracks’. It’s lifted from his debut EP, Young At Heart (out May 5) and will be launched at The Grace Darling on May 20th.

Baby Blue launch their EP In My Mind at The Curtin Hotel on May 25th with support from Closet Straights and Swim Team.

Loose Tooth will host the inaugural Sensation Party on May 26th at the John Curtin Hotel, joined by Totally Mild, Pure Moods and DJ Emerald.

Pierce Brothers have announced a new EP, The Records Were Ours will be released on Friday May 19th. They’re heading out on tour and you can catch them at the Croxton on Friday May 26th. Listen to their new single here.

The Cherry Dolls hit the Corner Hotel on May 27th with Bitch Diesel & Sugar Teeth
Take a listen to ‘Slave’.

Alana Wilkinson plays The Croxton Front Bar with Bob Evans on Friday June 2nd.

Here’s the latest from Shrimpwitch, catch them at The Grace Darling on Saturday June 3rd.

Society Of Beggars are launching their eagerly anticipated EP An EP Called Night at Cherry Bar on June 9th, here’s the new single ‘Old Haunts’.

Heat Wave have just released ‘The Man’, the second single off their soon to be released debut album Dead Beats (out May 16th via Psychic Hysteria). The band are launching it at the Old Bar on June 10th.

After a 13 year hiatus, ARIA nominated metal outfit Superheist are back. See them on Friday June 16th at the Croxton Park Hotel with Frankenbok and Dreadnaught.

Holy Holy have announced the PAINT national tour this June and July. It’s hitting Melbourne at 170 Russell on June 30th.

Ben Wright Smith has released his debut album The Great Divorce. He’s heading out on a mammoth national tour. You can catch him at the Northcote Social Club on Saturday July 29th.


The Cassandras – Teenagers Suck

MDRN LOVE – Bring Me Down

Saskwatch – December Nights

Benson – Trying (feat. Yeo)

Jade Imagine – Walkin’ Around

Clowns – Pickle

Hue Blanes – Fernando

Sketch Club – Quiet

Jess Locke – Better/Bitter

Jimmy Chang Hot Tuna – Rack Mansion

Tash Sultana – Murder To The Mind

Grasshole – Van Inhalin’

Ryland Rose – Brooke Shields

Kathleen Mary Lee – Broken

Birdhouse – Time Traveller

Kate Martin – Set My Life To Fire

Magic Bones – Hotter Than The Sun

Jessica Says – Rock Candy

Jim Lawrie – Slacker of the Year

FOLEY! – I’ll Be Back

Furlong – Tell Me It’s Mutual

The Darbies – I know I Cut A Big Hole In Your Life

Superheist – Raise Hell

Ben Wright Smith – Hellion Heeled