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It was an Indian Summer day, I was getting ready to board a flight across the Country and Howard's "Song About Something" was sent to me. Freshly baked from recording studio. I remember my reaction upon first hearing the song, probably because it remained on repeat throughout my entire flight; I was spellbound and heart-warmed. Howard Friendbush's vocals are warm and profound, hearty at points yet soft at others. There are obvious hints of Radiohead fused with folk - creating the perfect marriage, a blend best described by the band as "folk-tronica"...Read More
The number of artists that have reached the same level in the music business as Thom Yorke is incredibly low. I’m not referring to the top, but the level above the top which is reached when those at the top have achieved total musical freedom and are jumping as high as they can out of sheer joy...Read More
I’m a massive Pixies fan. Superlatives abound when people describe their favourite bands, but the Pixies really were completely unlike anything that has been heard before or since - redefining music, inventing a genre and inspiring your favourite bands...Read More
"You Are New" is the first single off Aussie band The Trouble With Templeton's latest album 'Rookie'.
What started out as a bedroom project for Brisbane's Thomas Calder back in 2011 has now blossomed in to a 5-piece band, who beautifully compliment Calder’s emotive vocal and songwriting abilities...Read More
Brighton 5-piece, Phoria, are something of a dream discovery. Their sound draws on the artistic genius of Sigur Rós, Radiohead, Rhye and Local Natives. Phoria produce tracks which sound somewhat monumental and hit to the core of your soul...Read More
Described by The Guardian as, "like Jamiroquai jamming with Jethro Tull," Syd Arthur is an avante garde band whose sound is hard to capture in words...Read More