If you’ve ever caught Fergus Bailey & The Teeth live, you’d no doubt understand why I’m about to refer to them as one of Sydney’s most exciting… Read more “Fergus Bailey & The Teeth chat new single ‘Death Roll’, ska music, and performance inspo”
Manning chats songwriting, cover songs, and locking his mates out of their own house
Sydney solo artist Manning is the musical breath of fresh air you knew you needed, creating indie-folk gems with intricate guitar work and stunning melodies. He just… Read more “Manning chats songwriting, cover songs, and locking his mates out of their own house”
Listen to Lisa Caruso’s new single “It Doesn’t Feel Like Christmas”
Lisa Caruso has ticked off her bucket list dream of releasing a Christmas song, but the sentiment of the single goes a lot further than that.
Buffalo Paradise mark their arrival with self-titled debut single
The origins of the debut single from Sydney five-piece Buffalo Paradise can be tracked back to a voice memo that was sent to a small, fifty member Facebook group. It was inspired by an inside joke that frontman Lachie Pringle turned into song lyrics for a bit of a laf during lockdown.
ROMÆO RETURNS WITH MYTHOLOGY INSPIRED HYPER-POP BANGER “TAKE IT”
Let romæo take you inside the mind of a siren as it seduces its prey on her latest single “TAKE IT”. The Gadigal (Sydney) based musician/producer bewitches with her sixth single, inspired by her personal interest of mythological beings.
Fergus Bailey & The Teeth make their mark with debut record “Unfurl”
Regular members of Sydney’s underground music scene, Fergus Bailey & The Teeth have picked up a pair of oversized scissors and cut one of those giant ribbons to unveiled their debut full-length, Unfurl. It’s an album of slow burning firecrackers that erupt into a dazzling array of high class instrumentation.
Asteroid Blues give us the scoop on their recent EP, favourite albums from the year and Burlesque-esque shows
Pinnies: How’s the release process been going for the EP? Tristan: Good man. We’ve been getting streams in other countries which is really surreal, but yeah, it’s… Read more “Asteroid Blues give us the scoop on their recent EP, favourite albums from the year and Burlesque-esque shows”
Performing for the toughest crowd: A feature on busking In Sydney
lways a wealth of suspense when a busker begins to set up for the day. For many, the curiosity will never be satisfied as their suitcase guides them to their next meeting or they run sheepishly to a bus that they’ll narrowly miss. But I had nowhere to be, so I took a seat on the raw marble base of the Queen Victoria Statue to wait for a young girl to finish connecting her microphone. Her friend sat nearby in support, egging her on to help overcome any initial nerves.
The Shang chat about their song cover fantasies, new single “All For Show” and stealing their girlfriends’ shampoo
Pinnies: So how did the new single, “All For Show” come about? Zac: So we basically did a draft remix for the Triple J Unearthed supergroup comp,… Read more “The Shang chat about their song cover fantasies, new single “All For Show” and stealing their girlfriends’ shampoo”
VIDEO PREMIERE – “Caffeine & LSD” by Asteroid Blues
Asteroid Blues have now released their first single “Caffeine & LSD”. The track was premiered on Orbital Radio and described as “a bit of a magical escape” by Oscar Byrne.
Angelo Benz soars on new track “Birdman”
Following his track “Valentine” released last month, Angelo Benz is back with a hyperpop stonker “Birdman”. The Sydney based producer has built a following from his SoundCloud releases to date, covering a bunch of genres from Pop Punk to Electronic.
Asteroid Blues kick things off with a promising debut “Caffeine & LSD”
spiration from Ocean Alley, Arctic Monkeys and The Strokes, Sydney five-piece Asteroid Blues have dropped their debut single “Caffeine & LSD”.
Sydney Indie-Folk Storyteller Isobel Knight Returns With Her Second Album “Here Now”
At a time when Corona was just a Mexican beer, Sydney singer-songwriter Isobel Knight slipped into the glitz and glamour of New York City to record her new record. Two years on, the independent artist’s sophomore album, Here Now is exactly that. Knight offers an honest and intimate reflection on the world as seen by the musician, in a ten-track exhibition of her breathtaking musical skillset.
Sydney Four-Piece Sunder’s Reimagining of Their track “Fruity Lexia” is One You’ll be Listening to A LOT This Year
Here’s a situation where the saying “If it ain’t broke – Don’t fix it” is completely irrelevant. The original release of “Fruity Lexia” is far from broke, in fact its a really good track. But the re-release is quite simply incredible. It’s lush, romantic and moody, sounding a bit like a more ethereal Methyl Ethel (cop that Dr. Seuss).
HIGHLINE DELIVER THEIR USUAL CHARM ON NEW EP OFF TRACK
Sydney four-piece Highline deliver their second EP Off Track, packed with fruity guitars and homely vocals. The group spent a good chunk of 2020 writing and recording… Read more “HIGHLINE DELIVER THEIR USUAL CHARM ON NEW EP OFF TRACK”
Could rock ’n’ roll become mainstream again?
It’s a genre known for it’s high energy, fast tempos and gritty attitude but could rock ’n’ roll re-emerge as dominant genre in popular music? I caught… Read more “Could rock ’n’ roll become mainstream again?”