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GRIMES DEBUTS THREE NEW SONGS AT GOVERNORS BALL

Governors Ball went down over the weekend in New York City, and while there, Canadian kook Grimes used her set to debut three brand new tracks: ‘David,’ ‘Sleepwalking,’ and the track she co-wrote with Blood Diamonds for Rihanna, but which the Bajan beauty rejected, ‘Go.’

We, of course, had better things to do this weekend than actually attend the festival (read:... read more

ALT-J ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, ‘THIS IS ALL YOURS’

After seeing a million records, winning the prestigious Mercury Prize, and pretty much taking over the world with their 2012 debut An Awesome Wave, everyone’s favourite band with the worst name, alt-J, have today announce the release of their second album, This Is All Yours. 

Some things to note about this one: it will be released on 19 September, it’s the band’s first album as a trio, after multi-instrumentalist Gwil Sainsbury left the group earlier this... read more

KLAXON’S STREAM NEW ALBUM, ‘LOVE FREQUENCY’, AND ANNOUNCE 3D PRINTED TOUR

Klaxons are all set to drop their new album Love Frequency next week, but because they’re feeling generous – or perhaps don’t own diaries? – they’ve unleashed it early, premiering a stream of the record online. With production duties handled by the likes of Erol Alkan, the Chemical Brothers’ Tom Rowlands, Gorgon City and... read more

MUSIC NEWS OF THE WEEK

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EVENT PLANNER ‘THE BEST DAY’ GETS STRAIGHT ANSWERS FROM FRIENDS

Sometime, friends can kinda suck. You send a group message saying, “Hey, wanna get dinner this Friday?” and get a cavalcade of non-answers (“Uhh, depends…”), frustrating pickiness (“I can do Thurdsday, Sunday, the following Friday or Wednesday two weeks after) and some irrelevant garbage (“Guys, I think I ate a fly O_o”). And then it becomes a thread of gifs and YouTube clips. Is it too much to stay on topic!? Of course, because everyone... read more

TOP 10 MOST BONKERS MUSIC VIDEOS EVER

Earlier this week, Kimbra gave us the video for her new one ’90s Music’. And with its colour, cartoons and all round craziness, we pretty much had to have a nap after watching it. Seriously. That shit was next level loony.

In celebration, we now look at those that have paved the way for Kimbra as we explore those clips that similarly tumble down the rabbit hole into a tripped-out world where wacky... read more

PROENZA SCHOULER ANNOUNCES SWIMWEAR LINE

Summer may be a while away here in Aus, and the thought of having to wear bikinis whilst we have our winter weight on may be pushing it, but it’s worth it we promise. Fashion darlings, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez— the duo behind cult label Proenza Schouler — have announced today they will be diving into swimwear (sorry, it was too good to pass up).

In partnership with Swimwear Anywhere,... read more

EXCLUSIVE PLAYLIST: MIA DYSON

Today is a huge day for Mia Dyson. While the rest of us spend the afternoon watching the clock in anticipation for the long weekend ahead, Mia has far more important business to attend to: she has a new album to unleash onto the world! Idyllwild is that album, about which the beloved Aussie singer-songwriter has said the following: It’s taken five albums to let go and step into the dark. I’m following songs where they lead me now. It’s unpredictable, where they’ll... read more

RUNWAY REPORT: BALENCIAGA RESORT 15

Did your ticket to the Balenciaga Resort 15 show get lost in the mail? Never fear,  just sit front row and soak in the gloriousness that is the collection with a runway video that will leave you feeling as though you had been sitting next to Ms. Wintour. The show brings to a close the first... read more

BECOME A GAME OF THRONES CHARACTER FOR $20,000

Ever wanted to immortalise yourself in the world of Game of Thrones? Have you long-harboured aspirations to elevate your intellectual wit to that of Tyrion, or perhaps avenge your family and scorch down your enemies with dragons’ breath as a pre-teen Khaleesi? Well, here’s your chance.

George R.R. Martin is crowd funding for a couple of charities and the returns for generous donators... read more