Somewhere around the point where last week started transitioning into this week, Seattle’s Mike Hadreas, more widely known by his stage name Perfume Genius released the video for ‘Queen’, the first powerful single off his forthcoming album Too Bright due out on September 22. Continue reading “PERFUME GENIUS | QUEEN” »
We are more than proud to be the first to bring you Michelle Xen‘s latest music video – “Electro Comb”. The Brisbane-based creative powerhouse has never failed to impress us – whether it’s delivering artfully choreographed performances or crafting the finest in avant-garde synth-pop. I always feel something when Michelle and her crew of gorgeous freaks take to the stage, and it’s usually unbridled joy. Continue reading “MICHELLE XEN | ELECTRO COMB” »
MES Prouctions have put together a killer lineup for a show at the Toff in Town on Saturday August 9th. The cream of Melbourne’s up and coming talent will be onstage, including The McQueens, Albert Salt, Halcyon Drive and Trophy Wife. Details to come, but in the meantime pencil it into your various time-keeping devices and folios.
UPDATE: You can now buy tickets from here http://tickets.thetoffintown.com/event/view/f41q08hb7
Benjamin Booker‘s latest single “Have you seen my son?” is a journey through music and the musician’s life. We follow him as he sings of his real life travels from the gator infested swamps of Tampa Bay, Florida to the birthplace of blues, New Orleans. As he drives west through some of the most notorious slave states (Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi) he reflects on religion and loss. Through a long burning, swamp-rock drenched jam he pays sonic tribute to the generations of blues artists who have preceded him. He takes some of the staples of blues music and forges them into his own style that includes a wall of feedback straight from garage rock and the extended guitar solos of later electric blues artists such as Buddy Guy. Continue reading “BENJAMIN BOOKER | HAVE YOU SEEN MY SON?” »
Roger Tait knows a thing or two about perfect execution and their latest collection, Futurism, is no exception. Taking inspiration from 20th Century Modernism with a futuristic twist, the collection features exclusive prints, classic and detailed silhouettes and tailoring that your Grandma would be stoked about. This Australian fashion label prides itself on its construction and finesse, and each piece is hand made to order so you can be sure that your garment is made especially for you, by a member of their team here in Australia. Continue reading “ROGER TAIT | FUTURISM” »
Melbourne electronic duo Back Back Forward Punch have dropped a new single with a killer video to match. The track forges haunting soulful vocals with some deep, complex grooves. The video takes a look at various struggles of middle class Australian life and is masterfully directed. Check it: Continue reading “BACK BACK FORWARD PUNCH | SOLID GOLD” »
Upbeat indietronica quintet Miami Horror have returned in a huge way with their new single ‘Wild Motion (Set It Free)‘ and a big fat national tour this September. Soothing harmonies and a vintage-sounding riff are the foundation of this release and showcases what the five-piece does best. Continue reading “MIAMI HORROR | WILD MOTION” »