Tag Archives: Grimes

Tegan and Sara – Heartthrob

In their time, the musical world of Canada have given us a lot to love. In the last year alone we’ve had a farewell tour for post-hardcore juggernauts Alexisonfire, a resoundingly praised record from Grimes, and the return of Godspeed You! Black Emperor. Unfortunately, in 2013 we cannot add ‘top notch release from Tegan and […]

My Top 50 Albums of 2012

  To say that 2013 was a great year for music is an understatement. It was  a phenomenal year. I won’t dilly dally too much but it was a year of change, landmark releases from new artists and artists who’ve cemented themselves into the musical vista have given us new records. Without further adieu, here […]

Grimes @ The Corner Hotel

There’s something magical about the Corner Hotel. When looking upon its alumni you see big names like The Living End right next to new comers, the likes of Ball Park Music. I made an appearance at the Corner Hotel on this particular evening to catch a rising talent before she got too big for the […]

Laneway Festival Lineup Rumors

It’s that time again ladies and gentlemen, where I guess who will be announced to play this year’s Laneway festival. Famous for its ability to get big names just on the cusp of exploding, I’ve racked my brains and found some potential acts for this year’s festival. First of all though… Ruled Out Cat Power […]

Top Albums of 2012 (So far…)

At the end of this year, so perhaps I’m not too early in putting in some calls for ‘album of the year’. Irrespective, six months down already, and there have been some ripper albums. Here’s my selection from the first six months of this year. Jack White – Blunderbuss Wow. What a record. It’s no […]

Harvest 2012: My Predictions

Earlier this morning, promoter of successful festivals Harvest and Soundwave, AJ Maddah revealed through the Harvest Twitter account that Australia’s premier indie festival would announce its line up on Thursday. There has been a bunch of speculation as to who is going to play the festival and Maddah hasn’t kept his cards held too tightly […]