Monthly Archives: April 2011

A Farrago of New (Australian) Songs

Aussie jungle folk-rocksters Jinja Safari have released a new single, titled Hiccups. It’s even more fun than standing on your head while drinking a glass of water to supposedly cure said ailment. Hiccups by Jinja Safari(mp3) Modular signings WIM have released a … Continue reading

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Review: I Want That You Are Always Happy by The Middle East

Five years is a long time between a first EP and a first album. For The Middle East, this period spanned a duration in which they re-released the EP as an independent album, broke up, reconvened, were signed by Spunk Records, … Continue reading

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First Listen: New Album Snippet from Bon Iver

A sneak peek from Bon Iver‘s new album, which is set to be released in June, has been uploaded to their website. It’s just a little instrumental ramble, but on this evidence, it’s going to be a beautiful record.

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Hear This Remix Today: Blood by The Middle East remixed by Kill Them With Colour

I know, this blog doesn’t need any more references to this band. However, after realising I wouldn’t have my review of their new album finished before early next week (first ever uni holidays begin!), I decided I had to steer … Continue reading

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Review: Angles by The Strokes

The Strokes have long been proof of the veracity behind the old adage that there’s no pleasing some people. They were criticised by some after 2003’s Room on Fire held many similarities to the groundbreaking album, Is This It, of … Continue reading

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Hear More Of This Band Today: Strange Talk

In one of my first blog posts ever, back when I could barely string a few words together and constantly stumbled over grammar issues, I wrote a piece about a band I though would be ‘about to take Australian music … Continue reading

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Hear This Artist Today: Tim Fitz

A few months ago my sister showed me a video of a musician. This musician’s name was Tim Fitz, and his parents and mine are good friends. The video of this Tim Fitz character was sublime, featuring a song he’d … Continue reading

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