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April Fool's Day 2014 Round Up

April Fool's Day 2014 Round Up
1/4/2014   April Fool’s Day: a day where pranks are pulled, tears are shed, and it’s become the social norm to avoid Facebook for good ol’ April 1st. However, April 1st 2014 in particular has been a crazy and eventful one, for the music industry especially. So, here are a few noteworthy things...

Chatting with... Elizabeth Rose

Chatting with... Elizabeth Rose
31/3/2014   The past year has definitely been a whirlwind for Sydney producer Elizabeth Rose. Her smash ‘The Good Life’ was well received all across Australia, she’d been a part of a huge collaboration with Flight Facilities, and now she has embarked on a nationwide tour with support of SAFIA...

Chatting with... Ball Park Music

Chatting with... Ball Park Music
31/3/2014 I had the awesome opportunity to catch up with indie rockers Ball Park Music, and talk about the new album Puddinghead, the colossal tour the band is about to embark on, as well as their thoughts on the infamous Triple J debate. Read on as he talks about memes, surprising covers and how...

5 Things we learnt at Mountain Sounds

5 Things we learnt at Mountain Sounds
  31/3/2014   Tipis, ‘Couch Land’ and a giant, paper mache dick are just some of the things that make festival newcomer Mountain Sounds one of the most unique and memorable festivals I’ve ever attended. There was a threat of a colossal storm, but no spirits were dampened as some of the...

Chatting with... World's End Press

Chatting with... World's End Press
26/3/2014   Recently I had the pleasure of sitting down with World's End Press at Mountain Sounds after their performance and chatted with band about playing at festivals, touring with Phoenix and their thoughts on Aussie bands catering their sounds to Triple J's...

Chatting with... Snakadaktal

Chatting with... Snakadaktal
26/3/2014   Recently I had the pleasure of sitting down with Snakadaktal at Mountain Sounds after their performance and chatted with band about playing at festivals and supporting Alt-J on tour last year.   Did you enjoy your set? Yeah, it was awesome. We were a little bit stressed out...

Chatting with... Jinja Safari

Chatting with... Jinja Safari
26/3/2014   Recently I had the pleasure of sitting down with Jinja Safari at Mountain Sounds after their performance and chatted with Pepa about playing at festivals, social media and recording a new album in someone's shed!     Are you keen to be performing at this festival, on the...

Interview: Kin -Twelve Foot Ninja lead vocalist

Interview: Kin -Twelve Foot Ninja lead vocalist
4/3/2014   After selling out every capital city on their first national tour last year, then dominating the US and Europe, anyone would think that the guys from Twelve Foot Ninja would be taking a well deserved break. Nope, they are getting back into and heading out on another national tour...

Triple J's Hottest 100 - Top 50

Triple J's Hottest 100 - Top 50
22/2/2014 January 26 is a day where Aussies celebrate everything that is Australian - we crack open a few beers, have a BBQ, hang out at the beach and listen to Triple J as they count down the Hottest 100 songs as voted by the public.  The whole music team have collarated to bring to the top...

5 SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK

5 SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK
16/2/2014     The Preatures – Better Than It Could Ever Be   Sydney outfit The Preatures rocked airwaves last year with their surprise smash hit Is This How You Feel?  They aim to continue their unshakable streak of success by giving us this funky gem – Better Than It Ever...