Articles by: Alex Upton
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  • Foley! Release Debut Album & Announce Tour

    Foley! Release Debut Album & Announce Tour

    News January 23, 2015 11:49 am

    We’ve all been patiently waiting for Foley’s debut album for quite some time, and now the wait is finally over! ‘Ascot Vale’ is the band’s first full-length release – it’s raw, it’s energetic, and it’s brimming with the band’s unmistakable sound. It follows the release of the album’s first single, ‘Friends Who Are […]

     
  • House Arrest/ The Sorrow Suckers Launch Split

    House Arrest/ The Sorrow Suckers Launch Split

    News December 19, 2014 12:30 pm

    Everyone enjoys a little ska-punk. Give in to it. Let it consume you in it’s wave of summer-like upbeat delight. Some might say, it’s ‘third wave‘ of summer-like upbeat delight. Eh? EH?! Perth quintet House Arrest have just released a split with Adelaide based artist The Sorrow Suckers. Although they’re […]

     
  • Grim Fandango Release September Song

    Grim Fandango Release September Song

    News September 24, 2014 6:56 pm

    Grim Fandango from Australia’s west announced last year they’d be recording and releasing a brand new track every month this year. Sweet idea, right? In January they released their track ‘Nuclear Dreams’, in February they released ‘Wishmaker’, in March they released ‘Every Happy Ending’, in April they released ‘Colour’, in […]

     
  • Fools Festival – NYE 2014

    Fools Festival – NYE 2014

    News September 15, 2014 12:07 pm

    Fools Festival is one big new year’s eve party – a DIY camping, music and arts festival, now in it’s 2nd year running. It’s held in the picturesque hills of Adelaide,  just 40 minutes from the city itself. It’s a BYO everything festival – if you want it, you need to […]

     
  • Not Fest 2 – Line Up Announced

    Not Fest 2 – Line Up Announced

    News September 12, 2014 3:23 pm

    This year’s Not Fest 2 line up has just been dropped, and it’s mammoth! A handful of artists will be visiting Melbourne’s Public Bar from interstate, and they’ll be joined by a slew of Victoria’s most talented. Tickets are available from the Whisk & Key website. The full line up […]

     
  • Yarra Boat Cruise / Hit The Hi-C’s!

    Yarra Boat Cruise / Hit The Hi-C’s!

    News September 1, 2014 2:32 pm

    After taking a year off from their beloved backyard music festival, Applecore is kicking off this summer in style, and in the only way they know how – by putting some great bands in a fun location. This time around, they’re taking to the water on board The Victoria Star! […]

     
  • Arrest Records / White Winter Team Up – Sumeru LP

    Arrest Records / White Winter Team Up – Sumeru LP

    News August 29, 2014 8:00 pm

    Arrest Records Australia is teaming up with Whitewinter Records, and together they’ll be releasing the coming LP from Sydney punk hardcore act, Sumeru. The five piece stoner rock outfit features members of Blkout, Lomera, Firearms, Shake Your Blood and No Apologies. To coincide with their east coast tour that begins […]

     
  • Grim Fandango Release Hunters & Collectors Cover

    Grim Fandango Release Hunters & Collectors Cover

    News August 23, 2014 10:03 pm

    Grim Fandango from Australia’s west announced last year they’d be recording and releasing a brand new track every month this year. Sweet idea, right? In January they released their track ‘Nuclear Dreams’, in February they released ‘Wishmaker’, in March they released ‘Every Happy Ending’, in April they released ‘Colour’,  in […]

     
  • Not Fest 2

    Not Fest 2

    News August 17, 2014 6:14 pm

    It’s a fact that sequels always rule. From the brilliance of The Godfather: Part II to the unbridled adrenaline of Aliens, from the timeless cool of The Empire Strikes Back to the modern surrealist masterpiece that is Speed 2: Cruise Control, sequels all prove that things only get truly great once you go full Electric Boogaloo.  […]

     
  • Shadow League Release New Tracks

    Shadow League Release New Tracks

    News August 13, 2014 9:25 pm

    Melbourne folk punk two piece The Shadow League have just released a pay what you want digital EP on Jackknife Music. ‘Trick With A Knife’ features back up vocals from Lucy Wilson, plus additional bass and percussion from the Foxtrot rhythm section. The Shadow League are touring Australia in October and […]