NEWS [30.09.17]

NEWS

No Mono is the special collaboration of two of Australia’s brightest artists; Tom Snowdon and Tom Iansek. Take a listen to their debut single.

Good Luck #1: A fundraiser for Girls Rock! Australia next place next Sunday October 8th at The Curtin. The line up features the likes of CAMP COPE, Totally Mild, Hachiku, Lubulwa, Boats, and more. Details here.

A Weekend In The Gardens makes a triumphant return this November with three incredible nights of music headlined by Paul Kelly, Missy Higgins and Illy. The concerts in Melbourne’s iconic Royal Botanic Gardens take place on Friday November 17, Saturday November 18 and Sunday November 19.

OJIKAE has dropped his debut single.

Tex Perkins is reprising The Man in Black –  The Songs of Johnny Cash for two nights only at the Athenaeum Theatre this November. Friday November 3rd and Saturday November 4th.

‘Blood Orange’ is the latest track from Zellow

June Jones of Two Steps On The Water, Dianas and Press Club have been added to the lineup for Sad Grrrls Festival on November 11th at The Reverence Hotel.

FLOGS have dropped their debut single ‘Billie’.

Darebin Music Feast is back in October, running from the 12th to the 22nd.The opening night will feature Australia’s premier Aboriginal band, Coloured Stone. Along with special guests including Shane Howard, Kutcha Edwards, Bart Willoughby and Yung Warriors, the band will take audiences on a musical journey spanning 40 years. More details here.

‘Sounds & Lies’ is the new single from HYPERSOL.

Melbourne Music Week has unveiled the first details of their 2017 program, including annual music summit Face The Music, The Age Victoria Music Awards, Miscellanea – a multi-label takeover of the iconic Melbourne Town Hall, and the just-announced Ariel Pink show at Melbourne Recital Centre. Details here.

Youthfire is back with another track.

The Age Music Victoria Awards are back for their 12th annual event in 2017 with another massive showcase of Victoria’s diverse musical talent. On Wednesday 22 November the music industry will gather under the one roof at Melbourne’s 170 Russell to witness live performances from Harvey Sutherland & Bermuda, Gold Class, and Cable Ties.

Geelong surf/house electronic duo Coco Du Ma have released their first remix.

GIGS

Baby Blue‘s Sunday Funday Residency kicks off tomorrow, Sunday October 1st, at Some Velvet Morning with support from Hachiku.

Jess Ribeiro will perform her new songs, with her new band, in the front bar of Melbourne’s Tote every Tuesday night in October. It kicks off this Tuesday October 3rd.

The Northern Folk have released a new single ‘Get On’ and announced a residency at the Gasometer Residency. Catch them on Wednesday October 4th, Wednesday October 11th, and Wednesday October 18th.

Jumbo Mavis are launching their debut single at The Workers Club on Friday October 6th with supports Mount Defiance and Feelds.

Slowly Slowly launch new single ‘Aliens’ on Friday October 6th at Howler with supports The Pretty Littles, Foley, and Swayze.

Halcyon Drive are launching new single ‘The Birds’ at Yah Yah’s on Saturday Oct 7th, with supports Neighbourhood Youth and Abraham Tilbury.

Patrick Wilson will launch his EP at The Union Hotel on Saturday October 7th.

Alexander Biggs launches his debut EP Still You Sharpen Your Teeth at The Toff in Town on Saturday October 7th. Support comes from Tempus Sun and Jackson Phelan (Rathammock)

Lazertits and Swim Team have joined forces to release a split 7”, they launch it at The Old Bar on Saturday October 7th.
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Social On The Veranda launch their EP Caught In The Chaos on Friday October 13th at Matthew Flinders Hotel with support from Miss May & Lemon Daze.

Yeo is currently on a massive 11-date national tour with special guest Lonelyspeck. Catch them at Howler on October 14th with Eilish Gilligan and Alex Yabsley DJ. Eilish has just dropped her new single.

Run Rabbit Run have released their debut EP, they launch it on Octobert 19th at The Gasometer Hotel.

Currently touring around Europe, Tinpan Orange will be back in Australia for their ‘Wanderers’ Australian Tour. See them at The Toff in Town on Saturday October 21st.

The Orbweavers launch new album Deep Leads on Sunday October 22nd at the Northcote Social Club. The matinee show will kick off at 1:30pm with special guests Biddy Connor and Dave Williams.

‘The Dreamer’ is the newest track from Kathleen Lee Mary , she’s launching it at Some Velvet Morning on Saturday October 21st.

Fake Sibling will launch their new single at The Wesley Anne in Northcote on Sunday October 22nd. Doors 2pm.

Mammal have announced they will reform to play one show at Melbourne’s Max Watt’s on Friday October 27th.

The Do Yo Thangs have relesaed a new single ‘Those Days’ and announced a single launch residency at the The Evelyn Hotel every Wednesday in November. It kicks off on Wednesday November 8th.

Rya Park launches new single ‘Billy’ at The Evelyn on Thursday November 9th.

Gold Class have dropped their new album Drum on Friday. They’re heading out on tour, see them on November 11th at The Night Cat.

Didirri launches latest single ‘Jude’ at Northcote Social Club on Thursday November 16th.

Jess Locke has announced a tour in support of her forthcoming album. She’s playing The Old Bar on Friday 17th November.

Marlon Williams has already sold out two Howler shows and announced a third on November 20th.

King Parrot are heading on tour in support of their new album. Catch them on Friday December 15th at 170 Russell.

Reuben Stone launches new single ‘Brighter Than The Sun’ at The Penny Black on Friday December 15th.

VIDEOS

Alex Lahey – I Haven’t Been Taking Care of Myself

Neighbourhood Youth – Lately

Pierce Brothers – The Records Were Ours

Two Steps on the Water – Hold Me

The Cactus Channel – Storefront

Client Liaison – A Foreign Affair (ft. Tina Arena)

The Scrims – Show Me Your Moves

The Royal Parks – In The Wrong

Society Of Beggars – Orbs

Benny Sinclair – Vices

Principal – Crime Don’t Pay

Grasshole – Fragile

Jumbo Mavis – Bloodstream

Yeo – Leavin’

Slowly Slowly – Aliens

Baby Blue – Soccer Ball

Clint Wilson – Don’t stir your coffee if its cold

Halcyon Drive – The Birds

Rigidy Rourke & The Love Dogs – Low Pockets

J M S Harrison – Set In Stone

Didirri – Jude

Courtney Barnett + Kurt Vile – Continental Breakfast

Rya Park – Billy

Tinpan Orange – Wanderers

Golden Syrup – Take Care

MADI LEEDS – Water to Me

Brooke Russell and The Mean Reds – Take A Little Time

sabi

sabi

Sabi, a 26 year old from Perth but now calls Melbourne home. Works full time in music publishing, and runs music management & publicity company Maths & Magic. Keen listener and supporter of Australian music, and lover of live music. Follow on Twitter.

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