!The Arctic Monkeys got so cool so gradually that many of us didn’t even notice it happen. I mean, they were never uncool (at least according to the British press who pretty much fapped over every move the Sheffield group has made), but when the hell did that pimply pack of kids with bad haircuts turn into such badasses? Seriously. Before… ... read more
It may be a pretty radical idea, sure, but I have a theory that Mondays do not, in fact, suck. Yeah, you’re at work when you want to be in bed and everything’s the worst, BUT things are about to get better because how’s this for some news? Today, we are offering you the chance to win a double pass of tickets to Sydney’s Lost Picnic (that’s pretty good for some news, FYI).
Boasting an incredible lineup featuring... read more
With Future Music Festival 2014 well and truly under way, we single out the top 5 acts you must see lest you kick yourself for all of eternity because there’s nothing worse than missing out, hey? And away we go!
Phoenix are, without question, one of the best live bands in the world. That’s not even hyperbole, that’s fact. The French outfit are so bloody tight on that stage that it has often been called into question whether or not they... read more
!The Presets are such busy boys! In the last week or so alone, we’ve seen them remix their new one ’Goodbye Future’, drop a video for the original track, and just ... read more
As the ringleader for the now defunct but always iconic New York outfit LCD Soundsystem, the founder of DFA Records, and as one of the most revered producers in the world right now (he was responsible for Arcade Fire’s sprawling Reflektor LP last year), James Murphy has been touted as the man who brought – and continues to bring – a certain depth and level of honesty to dance music. When he sang, for instance, on 2010′s ‘Drunk Girls’ that “Love... read more
I mean, the fact that official outlets have been hosting waitlists for tickets to his shows was probably the dead giveaway. Not to mention that the singer himself posted on Instagram last night a video featuring a series of not-so-subtle clues as to where he’d be heading next (koalas, Vegemite, a baby in a VB slab; all that was missing... read more
!In case you missed it: NEWS: INTRODUCING: JEZZABELL DORAN TOP 5 NEW TRACKS OF THE WEEK MEGAN WASHINGTON RETURNS WITH ‘WHO ARE YOU’ ... read more
With Mardi Gras currently taking over Sydney, there was no other playlist we could share today than one featuring all of our big gay favourites. And when it came time to actually compile said playlist, there was nobody else better suited to do it than our mate Smithers (no, not that one).
A regular fixture... read more
G’day there, groovers! If you reside in the city of Sydney or Melbourne, we’ve got some great news for you (other than the fact that your cities are totally cool places to live #goodlifechoices). Today, we are offering you the chance to win a double pass of tickets for both the Sydney and Melbourne legs of the approaching party that is Future Music Festival! In other words, you and a mate can see the likes of Pharrell, Phoenix and deadmau5 for free because we’re very nice and... read more
!We call this feature ‘Introducing’, but there’s a good chance that if you haven’t already heard the name ‘Jezzabell Doran’, you’ve definitely heard her voice. That’s because the Sydney-based singer/songwriter was the chanteuse responsible for the warped-but-soulful vocals on ‘Sleepless’, her 2011 collaboration with the then unknown 21-year-old producer called Flume. ... read more