Japanese Wallpaper

Melbourne producer Gab Strum, better known as Japanese Wallpaper, mixes a calm sense of electronica with a hit of indie. Japanese Wallpaper was the winner of triple j's Unearthed High competition in 2014.

Single Of The Week: Allday teams with Japanese Wallpaper for lush new jam

Allday has teamed with electronic artist Japanese Wallpaper for his lush new single. Despite “chain-smokin’ rollies” being one of the first lyrics, ‘In Motion’ is a dreamy love tune which...

Hurry, Alex Lahey, Mallrat and Japanese Wallpaper are playing a free gig today

If you’re keen to soak up three of our fave emerging acts in the sunshine today, get yours shoes on and bolt out the door, because Alex Lahey, Mallrat and...

Listen: Allday teams with Japanese Wallpaper for his latest single

Allday has teamed with electronic artist Japanese Wallpaper for his lush new single. Despite “chain-smokin’ rollies” being one of the first lyrics, ‘In Motion’ is a dreamy love tune which...

Japanese Wallpaper, Tkay Maidza, Slum Sociable And More Aussies Heading To SXSW

A whole host of Aussie artists have just been confirmed for the massive music festival and industry conference South By Southwest this year, with the news that some more of our...

Japanese Wallpaper Takes Us On Tour Alongside M83

There’s been a whole lot of action coming out of the M83 camp lately. After recently announcing an international band member search, just this year the one-man-band led by Anthony...

Listen: Japanese Wallpaper Drops Beautiful New Song Ft. Airling

One of Australia’s most promising up-and-coming acts Gab Strum, more formally recognised as Japanese Wallpaper, has gone and done it again. The ridiculously talented young producer just released a brand new beat...

Listen: Japanese Wallpaper Enlists The Help Of Jesse Davidson & Andre Eremin For ‘Between Friends’

So this is what it sounds like when you get a bunch of extremely talented over-achievers in one room. triple j Unearthed winner Japanese Wallpaper (aka Gab Strum) has just dropped his...

Listen: Japanese Wallpaper’s Dreamy New Single ‘Waves’

Proof that age means nothing, young Melbourne producer Gab Strum AKA Japanese Wallpaper has been making waves (pardon the pun) for over a year now and he has just turned...

Japanese Wallpaper – Breathe In (feat. Wafia)

The clever restraint shown by Melbourne producer Japanese Wallpaper (aka Gab Strum) on his first original release belies his 16 years of age. While the aesthetic of the track is...

Japanese Wallpaper

My name is Gab, I’m sixteen years old and from Melbourne. I make electronic music under the moniker Japanese Wallpaper and I’ve just released my first single, ‘Breathe In’. At...

Premiere: Dom Youdan makes a bold first impression with debut single ‘Don’t Love Me’

Listening to the debut effort from Sydney’s Dom Youdan, he makes this whole music thing seem easy – and, for him at least, maybe it is. Because, as an indie...

Allday is throwing a bunch of free gigs for Perth and Adelaide

The official tour for Allday’s pretty awesome latest record Speeding may not be until July to coincide with his set at this year’s Splendour in the Grass, but for once...

Allday is at the top of his game on his long-awaited second album, ‘Speeding’

The question is… for how much longer can we call Allday the king of modern Australian rap and a local boy? The former Adelaide, once Melbourne, and now Los Angeles...

No more gatekeepers: Examining the changing face of Aussie hip hop

Hip-hop in Australia went from being a carved-in niche to a national phenomena over the course of the 2000s. Although the genre had been a part of the underground music...

Allday pens a hilarious track-by-track recap of new album ‘Speeding’

One of the shining lights of the Aussie hip hop scene in 2017, Allday, is back with a new album this week, so we were eager to get the run-down...