Monthly Archives: June 2012

Your Weekend Playlist ‘Rainy Day Edition’ -29/6/12

Those of you reading from outside Victoria wouldn’t really be aware but Melbourne has had some bloody cold weather in the last couple of weeks. Apparently this thing called Winter has kicked in. Irrespective it’s cold outside and the right playlist can make you feel that much warmer. If it’s raining out, crank this and […]

News: Florence Welsh leaks her side project “Side Project”

Few would disagree with me when I say that Florence Welsh is the queen of the indies. Dance indies, dance for your puppet master and her machine. Alternatively, dance for her dance-house side project which she let slip today. Welsh, best known for her work with her machine; Florence and the Machine,  has allegedly let […]

News:Mumford and Sons Release Trailer for New Album+Australian Tour Dates

Having released one of the biggest debuts in the history of ever, Mumford and Sons have released a trailer for their new album which they’ve appropriately described as “Black Sabbath meets Nick Drake”; alternatively “doom folk”. There have been many ‘clues’ identified by other music sources as to the title of the album or its […]

News:Regurgitator Announce A Nostalgic Tour

Every day we see new ’20th Anniversary Tours’ of a variety of bands. 20 years as a band tends to come with the title of ‘old’. Hence we see Regurgitator beat the stereotypes as the Australian punk legends tour their first two releases on the back of their 19th anniversary as a band. Stellar albums […]

News: New Muse Track “Survival + Prelude” Unveiled, Album Details and More!

At about 4:30 AM EST, 7:30 PM in London, Zane Lowe of BBC1 had the honour of debuting the first track of Muse’s new album, number six, The 2nd Law. If you were expecting a quiet acoustic follow up to 2009’s The Resistance prepare to be disappointed as the first single from the album “Survival […]

The Best Albums of 2011

Selecting the best albums of a year is always difficult. It can also be impossible. To cover every record that’s come out in a year would be a ridiculous task. So I’ve assembled a musical brains trust to assist me with what could have potentially been a traumatic experience for me. I’ll post my full […]

News: Swedish House Mafia Split

First Pendulum now SHM… In what has been a traumatic week for the dance music industry, Swedish House Mafia have announced that their next tour will be their last. For years now, SHM have been a steadfast and important fixture in the electronic music world as they wowed audiences globally with their unique sound and […]