Tag Archives: Australia

Aussie Newcomers, Archy Stranger, Tali Sing, Migari, MinerRobbie, Jean Ersatz - acid stag

A small collection of great new talent from around Australia to keep our eyes on

Catlips - Casual EP - acid stag

Catlips​’ Casual EP is like LSD for the ears

– ★★★ by Corey Brown

Kagu EP - acid stag

Kagu delivers a delicate, soothing and thoughtful collection of tunes that demonstrate his great promise as a solo artist

– ★★★★ by Alex Milne

New York dance-rock crew The Rapture return with LP number four, In The Grace Of Your Love. 2006 saw the release of their outstanding Pieces of the People We Love, raising the bar pretty damn high. We’re pretty much wetting ourselves in anticipation of its release. So let’s not waste anymore time. Here’s the first single from […]

Sydney’s WIM have just rolled out their self-titled debut LP, and the good folk over at Modular have made it available for streaming. WIM have aspired to meld and cross-reference a variety of genres, channeling the muso stylings of Simon & Garfunkel to Neil Young and adapting it to a more contemporary sound likened to that of Grizzly Bear and […]

The follow-up to Little Dragon‘s 2009 Machine Dreams is on its way, and if the below track is anything to go by, it’s going to be another killer. The running title for the Swedish electro crew’s new LP is Ritual Union and the first taste from it is called ‘Nightlight’: Mobile users, click here to listen. Little Dragon have been keeping quite […]

The much anticipated debut album from indie synth-pop trio Foster The People titled Torches will be unleashed around the globe later this week. Hailing from California, the crew started playing together in Autumn ’09 and by the beginning of 2011 had released their Foster The People EP featuring the killer tracks: ‘Pumped Up Kicks’, ‘Houdini’ and ‘Helena Beat’. Soon after, […]

Hardcore fans of British electro-pop artist James Blake are bound to get a wee bit misty. News has landed that he’ll soon release a double A-sided 10″ vinyl featuring ‘Unluck’, the opening track from his self-titled debut LP along with ‘Lindisfarne’ – a combination of tracks ‘Lindisfarne I’ and ‘Lindisfarne II’. Here is the above mentioned opener, ‘Unluck’:   Mobile users, click […]

Klaxons are bringing the party back down under in September for the launch of album #2. It’s been 3 years since their debut Myths Of The Near Future put them under the spotlight, earning them the prestigious UK Mercury award and acclaim around the world. The English trio will release their long-awaited second album Surfing The […]