Track By Track: The Laurels Talk Us Through Their Long-Awaited Second LP ‘Sonicology’

The Laurels burst onto the scene with their debut album Plains, but have kept us waiting a solid four years for a follow up as relentless touring gave way to various other hurdles that kept a follow-up album out of their grasp. Now, after a solid year-and-a-half toiling away in their homemade studio, discovering...

King Gizzard Took Gizzfest To Sydney

It seems every artist is doing it now. Alison Wonderland hosted her own warehouse parties last year while Bliss ‘n Eso set up their own two month outdoor festival. In the same vein, everyone’s favourite psych-rock septet, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard jumped on the bandwagon last weekend to...

Night Beats Debut Australian Tour 2014 Announced

A Night Beats Australian Tour 2014 Announced has been announced, with the Seattle based bandits heading to Australia for the very first time for an east coast tour this September. On their maiden visit to our shores the soulful psych-garage trio will take in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and the...

The Presets Headline FBi 10th Birthday Festival Lineup

FBi Radio, Sydney’s leading community station and lifeblood of its creative culture, is turning 10. On Sunday September 8, FBi will celebrate a decade of loving Sydney by hosting the biggest event in the station’s history. Iconic Sydney venue Carriageworks will host over 35 acts across 4 stages, as well...

Mixtape #90

Bonjah are back with ‘Evolution’, the first taste of the band’s new direction on their forthcoming third album. Then keeping with the vibe of bands being back, The National have also given us a taste of what’s to come off their next album, followed by Pond bringing us a cover of the...

Black Angels’ Austin Psych Fest Headed For Australia In 2013

Austin, Texas psychedelic band The Black Angels were just in Australia for the successful Harvest Festival, and during a recent interview during the touring event, the band’s bearded frontman Alex Maas let slip of details of a brand new music festival to take place next year. In an interview with...

Aussie Acts Cover Classic Nuggets For 40th Anniversary

Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era: 1965-1968 – or more simply put, just Nuggets – is arguably the most influential compilation in music history. For those who weren’t around during this pivotal time in music history, the original Nuggets was released in 1972, pulling together killer tracks from...