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The Mucho Tapedeck with Tape/Off

This week’s Mucho Tapedeck has been programmed by Branko Cosic, drummer of Brisbane band Tape/Off. They’re about to hit the road on their Just a Ride tour which will see them jump in a van… Read More

Hungry Kids of Hungary LIVE at Pinkpop

Pinkpop. Just when you think you’ve had just about every festival experience imaginable, one like this pops up. It’s Europe’s longest running festival and, this year, was headlined by Bruce Springsteen, The Cure, Soundgarden and Linkin Park. To… Read More

THE MUCHO TAPEDECK

We’re happy to announce the beginnings of The Mucho Tapedeck this week – an ongoing fortnightly playlist of 10 tracks curated by one member of our extended musical family. Mucho’s own Will Weightman is kicking things off this week. Read More

3 MINUTES AND 52 SECONDS WITH OWL EYES

Almost a year since her debut hit ‘Raiders’ made our ears happy, Owl Eyes is back with yet another sweet-as track, ‘Crystalised’. She’s going to be running up the east coast in May in support of… Read More

3 MINUTES AND 52 SECONDS WITH DZ DEATHRAYS

DZ Deathrays have been killing it overseas and rightly so because they put on one of the best live shows you’re likely to see. Bloodstreams, their debut album, has recently been released and we’re not going to lie,… Read More

3 MINUTES AND 52 SECONDS WITH THE RUBENS

Congratulations are in order for New South Welsh indie kids The Rubens who have recently signed to Ivy League joining the likes of Lanie Lane, Alpine, Deep Sea Arcade and Josh Pyke. Before their lives get… Read More

3 Minutes and 52 Seconds with Last Dinosaurs

Brisbane friends Last Dinosaurs have just released their debut album In a Million Years, filled with seriously danceable tracks including the incredibly infectious single ‘Zoom’. They’ll be heading right around the country in April in support… Read More

Andy Bull reviews Erykah Badu

ERYKAH BADU // SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE // SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19 // REVIEW BY ANDY BULL It’s been a while since I’ve seen Erykah Badu play live. For years, I had lived and breathed her records – they… Read More

HIGH FIDELITY MOMENT – STU McCULLOUGH OF AMPLIFIRE MUSIC

As the managing director of successful management company Amplifire Music, Stu McCullough garnered a wealth of expertise during his eight years as AnR of Australian artists for Sony Music and now uses it to drive his own business. He manages Last Dinosaurs, The Audreys and The Jungle Giants and is, of course, our fearless co-promoter for Track & Field. Read More

3 MINUTES AND 52 SECONDS WITH… OLIVER TANK

Who? Oliver Tank  City you call home? Sydney  Tea or coffee? Tea  Best thing about what you do… Inspiring people  Favourite cafe anywhere? The Laundromat (Iceland)  Dream collaboration? Devin the dude, James Blake, Lil Wayne and Snoop Dogg all on one track  Can you… Read More

HIGH FIDELITY MOMENT – ‘TOP 5 INTERVIEW MOMENTS’ BY SEAN SENNETT

“Top 5 … that's tough. I could do Top 10. Or Top 5 local … top 5 internationals … now I am sounding like a nerd that has watched High Fidelity.” And so he should – there aren’t many Sean Sennett hasn’t spoken to in his time as a rock journalist, the original owner of Brisbane’s Time Off magazine who now runs online magazine TOM. Add to that a music career as a singer/songwriter and the frontman for The Incredible Strand and you have somewhat of a local legend. Check out his tmblr blog for details on his latest 45RPM project - http://seansennett45rpm.tumblr.com/ Read More

3 MINUTES AND 52 SECONDS WITH… BEN FROM GEORGIA FAIR

Who? Ben from Georgia Fair.   City you call home? Sydbourne.  Tea or coffee? Tea.  Best thing about what you do... Travelling.  Favourite cafe anywhere? Armchair Collective in Mona Vale.  Dream collaboration? Snoop Dog.  Can you tell a lot about a person by their bedclothes? Absolutely not, in fact they can be quite deceiving.  What about you? I like to change it up and keep the body guessin’.  Read More