Category Archives: Music News

Sadly, M83 has left Australia but luckily for us, exceptional shows were delivered. Soon-to-be released is the Reunion EP which features the second single from M83’s acclaimed fifth album, Hurry Up We’re Dreaming. The EP boasts impressive remixes from the likes of The Naked and Famous, Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr, White Sea and Mylo. Below we have […]

Lykke Li, Teddybears, Peter Bjorn and John, Miike Snow along with some other talented Swedes, have joined forces to form a new collective and record label, dubbed INGRID. “Ingrid was created over numerous cups of pitch black coffee at Mellqvist’s in Stockholm. Ingrid plans to offer a home for the new guard of musicians and artists. […]

Brooklyn’s indie surf-pop crew Real Estate have pulled out an official studio recording of their day-dreamy track ‘Exactly Nothing’, the official B-side to their recent 7″ single ‘Easy’.

We’re digging the 1980s inspired, synth-pop waves emitting from Future Unlimited‘s brand new self-titled EP. The Tennessee duo have an impeccably glossy sound which makes a great addition to any Autumn soundtrack. Vibe out to Future Unlimited below and then click here to download the EP. ▶ Mobile phone users

It’s a damn good day when Hot Chip release a new track.   The band have a new album on the way called In Our Heads and  ‘Flutes’ is its first tasty sample. Obviously the band’s recent side-projects and collaborations have very much inspired them. Check out ‘Flutes,’ it’s fucking good: [yframe url=’′] In Our Heads is out June 12. […]

Sufjan has recently teamed up with singer-songwriter and longtime collaborator Rosie Thomas on a split 7″ single, titled Hit & Run Vol. 1. The 7″ consists of two tracks, the below is ‘Where Were You?’ which is an updated version of Rosie’s  ‘Where Was I?’ taken from her new full length LP, With Love. There’s a shit-load […]

Swedish electro-pop trio Miike Snow have served up another tasty morsel off their new album. This one is called ‘The Wave’ and it comes with its own video that features an alien ship crashing into a desert and killing a bunch of children. We anticipate that some fucked-up hallucinogens were consumed during its making. Happy […]

A month ago, we shared a very strange audio snippet courtesy of Simian Mobile Disco, which was released as a teaser to their forthcoming record, Unpatterns. We now present to you the first official track to fall out of the soon-to-be available LP, titled ‘Seraphim’: ▶ Mobile phone users Unpatterns drops on May 14.

The large waist-lined diva otherwise known as Beth Ditto, has returned with a new Gossip track. It’s the first single to come from A Joyful Noise, the indie-pop trio’s upcoming LP which started out as a production collaboration with Mark Ronson and then finished with Brian Higgins. Check out ‘Perfect World’ below. Given the fact that some of […]

BBC Radio 1’s Annie Mac premiered a fresh Miike Snow track called ‘Bavarian #1 (Say You Will).’ It’s yet another component to the much anticipated forthcoming LP, Happy To You. Below is the brief chat between Annie Mac and the Swedish trio, followed by the new tune:  ▶ Mobile phone users You don’t have long to wait – Happy To […]

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Today, we have a brand-spanking new single from masked, post-dubstep producer SBTRKT. The below track was uploaded to his SoundCloud page with only the following information attached: “was a bonus album track.” Take a listen to ‘Surely’: ▶ Mobile phone users Judging by the above artwork, the single will be out via Young Turks soonish.

Dream-boat Jake Gyllenhaal appears in the new music video by French dance-pop duo, The Shoes. ‘Time To Dance’ is their latest single and in the below vid, Gyllenhaal plays a disturbed killing machine that chases his prey up fire escapes, into back alleys, and through strip clubs before he violently slays them. It’s hard to not become aroused. [yframe […]

Indie dream-pop duo Beach House have released the details for Bloom, their fourth studio album. The new LP was recorded in Texas, mixed in NYC and was co-produced by Beach House and Chris Coady. Coady’s well known for his work with Yeah Yeah Yeahs, TV on the Radio, !!! (Chk Chk Chk), Grizzly Bear and Blonde Redhead. Take […]

Sydney electro-lads BON CHAT, BON RAT have dropped their first piece of new material. The track is titled ‘Dust Proud’ and it features Orange County local Pepepiano.  It’s definitely worth checking out: [wp_bandcamp_player type=”track” id=”2779767505″ size=”venti” bg_color=”#FFFFFF” link_color=”#000000″] The single is available for free on the download link above.

On Friday, March 30 we’ll be unleashing our own brand of quarterly music events at Sydney’s newest watering hole, The Village. In association with Ketel One Vodka, the inaugural event will see Australian disco-beat masters taking the stage to throw down infectious grooves. The free launch party boasts appearances from: RÜFÜS  (DJ set) Frames Lancelot Back […]