Category Archives: Interviews

We delve into the musical evolution of Paul Godfrey, one-third of UK ambient trip-hop project, Morcheeba.

We touched base with The Naked And Famous bass player David Beadle to ask where his musical seed first started to flourish.

Intelligent electro-pop deviants PIGEON are currently on the road to promote latest single ‘Curtain Call.’ Ahead of their gig at Beach Road, Bondi, we asked band-member Luke Cuerel to share his earliest musical memories.

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Ahead of touring new album Harlequinn Dream and performing at this year’s Fat As Butter festival, Jacqui Wonder had a phone-date with Boy & Bear’s Dave Symes. Inspiration, gigs and booze were hot topics.

Over its 12 years in existence, BIGSOUND has become recognised as Australia’s most important music industry conference. We sat down with BIGSOUND Associate Programmer Nick O’Byrne to talk about the past, present and future of this incredible event.

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I was lucky enough to catch Foals bass-player Walter Gervers last week to discuss the future of Foals, Australia, Home and Away, and Monopoly.

We were keen to learn what the earliest influencers were of Vincent Vendetta, Midnight Juggernauts’ vocalist and keyboardist. You’ll be surprised with what we found out.

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A few days ago, acid stag’s Jacqui Wonder spoke with Gab Winterfield of Sydney psych-pop revivalists Jagwar Ma. If you plan on seeing the duo at their forthcoming Sydney show, then you won’t want to miss the after-party!

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Ahead of them hitting the stage at Glastonbury, we popped London Grammar’s Australian interview cherry. Could they be the first band to reveal their inclusion in 2014’s St Jerome’s Laneway Festival line-up?

Words by Hugh McClure Indie-Pop favourites New Navy are just wrapping up a recent tour, which saw them perform around the country in support of their latest single ‘Regular Town’. The tour should have been done by now, but an unfortunate event saw the final night being postponed to this coming Wednesday. We caught up […]

German electro producer Kris Menace is one of the nicest guys that we’ve ever had the pleasure of interviewing. A recent Skype date revealed details regarding latest album ‘Features,’ along with new projects he has in the pipeline.

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We had a 3-way Skype-date with Norwegian electro-wunderkinds Ulrik and Ketil from Lemâitre. Discussed was latest EP ‘Relativity 3,’ as well as things to come including their plans to head to Australian shores next summer for some festival action.

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Last week, we interviewed Oli Chang – one-half of Brooklyn-based dream-pop duo High Highs. They’re currently in the country for the 2013 St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival circuit and are hoping to squeeze in some spearfishing while Down Under.

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It’s impossible to not like Toucan. Jess and Shea off-stage are much like their on-stage personas: full of smiles and genuine enthusiasm. Acid Stag got to hang out with the delightful duo behind the scenes at Sydney’s Big Day Out on January 18.

Yolanda Be Cool recalled ‘We No Speak Americano’ to make way for debut record ‘Ladies & Mentalmen.’ We spoke to Sylvester Martinez, one half of the Bondi Beach duo. The record, Pitbull, and threesomes were hot topics.