2017 marks 10 years since Alt pop trio The Wombats released their debut record A Guide To Love, Loss & Desperation. During their time in AUS, Rabbitor Kyle Hudson got to head along to Metro Theatre in Perth to witness one of the sideshows the band was doing alongside Groovin The Moo. Drummer Dan Haggis took the time out to do a a little Q & A.
Calling Alex Wall from Bleeding Knees Club on a crisp Friday morning from the Gold Coast the night after they headlined Snake Pit on the central coast, you can imagine how he sounded….very tired. Life on the road is tiresome for the 27 year old, in the midst of an epic tour. but someone should of told him earlier... there's no rest for the wicked!
Kita Alexander has today released details of her sophomore EP, Hotel, which is out now through Warner Music Australia. The EP comes off the back of last year’s Like You Want EP, which has garnered mass critical acclaim and been listened to by fans all over the world in excess of 25 million times. With influences ranging from Stevie Nicks to Cat Stevens, this new EP promises to only accelerate this phenomenal talent’s global assent.
Today HAIM release “Want You Back,” produced by Ariel Rechtshaid, the first single from their forthcoming album ‘Something To Tell You,’ out July 7 on Polydor Records. The song has already made huge traction online.
LA based band Allah-Las have made their well deserved mark on the Australian music scene for quite some time now, with their debut self titled album capturing fans from every corner of the country, and now they're making their first visit to the land of Aus in May. Manager, Sarah got to have a chat with Spencer (Bass) about Coachella, boutique festivals in the US, colours that evoke Australia and bands that have caught their attention + heaps more, read and listen below:
Jade Imagine are about to hatch a love letter to low-fi, slacker-fuzz-dream pop bathed in the glow of ’70s surf-music with their debut EP What The Fuck Was I Thinking - out April 28th via Milk! Records. Not only that, the band have also dropped a new video clip for single 'Walkin' Around', and announced a slew of live dates across April and May.
Triple J Unearthed labeled Old Sault the number one artist to watch for 2016. She has just announced the release of her first single for 2017 titled ‘Sleeping With Danger’, out to our ears this Friday.
Cash Savage And The Last Drinks have sold out at the Corner Hotel next Saturday May 5th, and have scheduled a brand new show on their East Coast tour for the 27th of May, finishing where they started in Melbourne. The second show will be at The Curtin featuring special guests Spike Fuck, a blend of 80s new wave and late 70s post punk.
After the live gig lul of the Easter long weekend, the music scene is back in business this weekend with the kick off of East Coast tour from indie rock duo Mid Ayr. You may have seen these guys at BIGSOUND or on tour with Olympia, but starting this friday in Sydney, then finishing up in their hometown, Brisbane on the following Saturday, the boys are celebrating their second release ‘Elm Way’.
We had a chat to Asgier in the lead up to the release of his new album 'Afterglow'. Available on the 5th of May. The Icelandic artist has spent the past three years honing and perfecting the eleven tracks that make up this magnificent affecting body of work and on Friday May 5, Ásgeir will release Afterglow to the world on POD via Inertia Music. Pre-orders are available here: https://asgeir.lnk.to/AfterglowANZPR.