Tag Archives: Indie

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 […]

Why I No Longer Despise Programmes Like “The X Factor”

Last night, for some reason which is still unbeknownst to me, I tuned in to Channel 7s’ hit reality television series, The X Factor. I repeat, I still, as I write this, have no idea what came over me. But whatever it was, I’m kind of glad it did. No, I’m exceptionally glad that I […]

The Killers – Battle Born

In a big month for releases. Muse, Grizzly Bear, Ben Folds Five, Aimee Mann, Band of Horses. The list goes on, and is, arguably, topped by the Killers. They have released their long awaited follow up to 2008’s Day and Age. They’re back with the highly accessible synth pop that they’ve always created. At least, […]

News: It’s Finally Official Quits for Little Red

Today it was officially announced that after months of band members leaving and supposed ‘recording’ sessions, that Little Red have ceased to be. For reals this time. Little Red had announced through their Facebook page a few weeks ago that Quang, the bassist, had left the group. He hinted there that the band was finished […]

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News:Harvest Festival Second Announcement Pending

AJ Maddah, god of the metal heads, is going to be god of the indies by the time he’s finished with this year’s Harvest festival. The lineup for this year’s festival is already massive and is only set to get bigger when Maddah drops some more names this week. Here’s what we’ve got so far! […]

Your Big Day Out Pump Up Playlist 18/7/12

So the Big Day Out 2013 lineup has been greeted with rousing applause from most. Fronted by monster headliner the Red Hot Chili Peppers this years Big Day Out will be bulk and mass and everything good. What’s a good festival without a pump up playlist of some of my favorite artists from the lineup! […]

News:Big Day Out 2013-The Lineup Revealed

After much build up over the previous couple of weeks, it’s finally arrived. The Big Day Out 2013 is set to be massive. We’d had some hints in the previous months, coming in the form of a partnership between West and C3, the promotion company behind Lollapalooza. About an hour ago the Red Hot Chili […]

My Final Big Day Out Prediction

In less than 12 hours, the anticipated Big Day Out 2013 lineup will have dropped and I will finally be able to stop writing abut this Australian icon. Without further ado, here is my final prediction on the Big Day Out Lineup for this year. Main Stages Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band Red Hot […]

Falls Music and Arts Festival-Lineup Update

One of the most beloved festivals on our calender, the Falls Music and Arts festival, received its second lineup announcement this afternoon at 5pm. The festival was already massive with big names like The Flaming Lips, The Vaccines and Best Coast amongst its headlining names and today the following were added: Bombay Bicycle Club First […]

News: Blink-182 Will Tour Australia February 2013

Some people in this world like Blink-182. Actually a whole lot of people do. But I just don’t get it. Either way, they’ve been rumored for every festival under the sun for the last 5 odd years after a long hiatus. Tonight, Travis Barker posted on what appears to be an instagram post, the following […]