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OSAKA ANNOUNCE DEBUT EP ‘MANOEUVRES’

Following the critical success of singles 'Vessel' and 'Weights', Melbourne young guns Osaka are set to release their debut EP Manouevres on Friday 23 September.   Dark yet phosphersescent, anchored by sharp, crystalline production from Malcolm Besley (City Calm Down, Snakadktal & The Creases), Manouevres sounds like the work of a much more mature band. But not only are Osaka newcomers to the scene - they're life's relative newcomers too, with each member only just twenty years old. Read More

THE LOCAL’S GUIDE TO FORTITUDE VALLEY

BIGSOUND – it’s the most wonderful time of the year. It is also, however, the time of the year that Fortitude Valley unhinges itself to account for the thousands of BIGSOUND punters and delegates. To get… Read More

INTRODUCING | LA DUO ‘NAATIONS’

One part vocals, one part machines - meet NAATIONS. Premiering via COMPLEX, debut track ‘Kingdom’ is a powerful statement of intent that outlines the duo’s realm - a strong nod to an island grit and verses that delve into the human condition. With a finely tuned swagger reminiscent of an M.I.A., Elliphant or Rudimental track, Dunn riffs on reality and ambition, promising to move the empire. Read More

JUNGLE LOVE MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MASSIVE LINEUP

Now heading into its third year, the Jungle Love Music and Arts Festival has rapidly gone from the little-DIY-festival-that-could to one of the region’s most vibrant and punter-friendly. Having already announced a November 25 and 26 event date, organisers are now proud to announce an epic 53-act line-up, a veritable smorgasbord of the best rising talent the great south east can muster across three jam-packed stages. Read More

Cheeky Chinwags With Alex Lahey

Alex Lahey is a champion for the under-valued, student-budgeted millennial who studies some form of an arts degree and lives off a diet of two minute noodles and canned beer. Her debut EP B-Grade University is a five track anthem to the student lifestyle and a favourite here in our little red-doored office. Hot off the back of her 'Let's Go Out' Single Launch and a killer Splendour In The Grass set, our resident rascal Tom Bloomfield, sat down with the Melbourne native for a cheeky chinwag on everything ranging from her cat to heading out on the town. Read More

CANARY RELEASE NEW SINGLE ‘CHAMELEON’

With innately relatable themes, intricate melodies and impeccable production, Canary’s I Am Lion album has resonated with a lot of people since its release a few weeks ago. Today they offer up a compact radio edit of… Read More