10 of the best sibling team-ups in music

There have been instances in music history where musicians will look far and wide for the perfect member to round out their musical ensemble. On the other hand, there are musicians who don’t look further than the dining room table and recruit their brother, sister, or cousin to be a...

Julia Stone – At LaCasa Artist Residency

The delightful Julia Stone recently dropped by LaCasa artist residency in Byron Bay and wrote and recorded this song and video which is the b-side to her single ‘Justine’. Find out more about LaCasa – lacasa.net.au Purchase the single here: itunes.apple.com/au/album/justine-single/id570606034

West Coast Blues ‘N’ Roots Festival 2013: Day 1

Can one be subjected to too much live Blues ‘N’ Roots music? In a cruel social experiment, festival organisers, Sunset Events & Chugg Entertainment, pulled together over 35 of the worlds biggest and best artists, somehow enticing them to travel from all corners of the globe to celebrate the 10th Anniversary...

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Nervously introducing himself as Vance Joy, the lone support act cried out over the slowly filling room of seated onlookers. His voice breaking in folky tenderness, Joy thanked Julia Stone before strumming gently into the bittersweet “From Afar”. As his voice reached for the extremities of the church, Joy delved...

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The city is Amsterdam and the stage is set for Julia Stone to play one of her first solo shows, with her brother Angus – on his own solo jaunt. Stone is palpably nervous, her hands are shaking and not only is she solely in the spotlight, but this is...

Julia Stone, Wolfmother Serve Up Australian Open Live Entertainment

Sport and music can sometimes make for an awkward pairing, but as last year’s successful relaunch of the AFL Grand Final program proved, with a focus on homegrown stars like The Temper Trap, Paul Kelly, and Tim Rogers, it can also make for an unbeatable double. Now another sporting body,...

Julia Stone 2013 Heavenly Sounds Tour Announced

Last year the inaugural Heavenly Sounds tour of churches and cathedrals came to life with sold-out shows across the country featuring Seeker Lover Keeper. This June, it was Lisa Mitchell’s turn to take part in the national tour of churches and come February, the one and only Julia Stone will be the...

Sunday Roast: The Unnecessary Side Project

Web definition: “In popular music, a side project is a project undertaken by one or more persons already known for their involvement in another band. It can also be an artist or a band temporarily switching to a different style.” We’ve all been there. You’re listening to the radio when...

Woodford Folk Festival 2012 Lineup Announced

Queensland’s Woodford Folk Festival is one of Australia’s longest running institutions with a lineup that manages to balloon with each passing year, and this year is no exception, with an enormous program that covers the gamut from traditional blues and folk music, to roots, soul, jazz, and more. Now in...

68 Aussie Artists Cover 68 Classic Albums For Record Store Live Series

Forget the likes of Falls Festival, Harvest and the Big Day Out. The best lineup of Australia’s summer belongs to a humble little record store located in Melbourne’s beachside suburb of St. Kilda, who from December through March will be play host to performances of Bob Dylan, Crowded House, Wilco,...

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Perth indie group, Wolves At The Door, were the almighty support act for the night, giving good vibes to the packed out Astor Theatre. Seeming quite at home on the stage, they impressed their home crowd with their echoing guitars and heaving, crashing drums teamed with mesmerising vocals. The charming...

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 What were your food influences when you were growing up and what kind of food did you eat at home or with your family?  I’m pretty amazed i’m still alive after the meal cycle we grew up on as children. Growing up we ate pretty much the same four meals...

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Setting the tone for the evening were The Trouble With Templeton, keeping the crowd ‘s attention occupied with their folk melodies. ‘I Wrote A Novel’ was a standout, the catchy phrases and toe-tapping guitar melody is one that sticks with you. Julia Stone’s set was a satisfying mash-up of songs...