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SUI ZHEN – SECRETLY SUSAN

Sui Zhen is the alias of Melbourne-based artist Becky Sui Zhen. Since releasing two complimentary EPs on Tokyo labels in 2014, Female Basic and Body Reset, Becky has been preparing for the release of her album Secretly Susan – out today! Secretly Susan is an album that undoubtedly creates a unique world. It takes influence from Japanese…
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Looking back… 2006 AIR AWARDS

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the AIR Awards, we have a collection of retrospective pieces, where we relive the music and mayhem of each memorable awards night. This week, Stu Watters and David Vodicka reflect on the 2006 inaugural AIR Awards.   2006 AIR AWARDS Venue: Blacket Hotel, Sydney Host: Angela Catterns Performers:…
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AIRLING – STALLIN’

It’s fair to say that Brisbane’s Airling (real name Hannah Shepherd), has had a massive past twelve months. Having recently toured with Australian independent music legends Vance Joy, #1 Dads and Japanese Wallpaper, her latest single Stallin’, has been winning her well deserved high acclaim. Stallin’ has a smooth R&B vibe and as the track builds,…
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THE JUNGLE GIANTS – SPEAKERZOID

The Jungle Giants launch their new LP, Speakerzoid today. Their most recent single, Kooky Eyes, has been getting lots of love on Triple J and has been making waves on the Carlton Dry Independent Label Radio Charts. It’s a track that begins with a simple refrain, complete with slacker intonations, before developing into an intensely…
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NGAIIRE – ONCE

Ngaiire is without doubt one of Australia’s most unique and exciting voices. Her latest offering, Once, is simultaneously bold and restrained. The sparse beat and instrumentation allow space for Ngaiire’s captivating vocal tones to shine. Co-written with Megan Washington and Paul Mac, and produced by Paul Mac and Jack Grace, Once is about taking risks…
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STEVE KILBEY & MARTIN KENNEDY – INSIDE WE ARE THE SAME

Inside We Are The Same brings together Steve Kilbey’s (The Church) luxurious dreamy psychedelia with the lush melodies and electronic soundscapes of Martin Kennedy (All India Radio). The result is an album rich in tone and brimming with expansive harmonies – listen out for the full kids choir in This Is The Universe. Inside We…
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MAGIC BONES – DANGER I AM

Magic Bones have spent the past year on a steady rise. Touring nationally with the likes of British India, Harts and most recently Stonefield, and releasing two successful singles ‘Anytime Anywhere’ and ‘Round the Block’, has seen Magic Bones lay the groundwork for their latest release, Danger I Am. Danger I Am stays true to…
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MY OWN PET RADIO – NO GREAT MYSTERY

Following the release of three successful albums with Ballpark Music, Sam Cromack steps out on his own with new project My Own Pet Radio. The release of the first single, No Great Mystery, from the forthcoming LP sees the track debut at #14 on the 100% Independent Radio Chart this week. No Great Mystery is…
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NOVA & THE EXPERIENCE – WHOLE BODY

Sydney Indie Pop outfit Nova and The Experience have returned to the airwaves with new tune “Whole Body” debuting at number 4 this week on the Carlton Dry 100% Independent Singles Chart. Working with Jean-Paul Fung (Art Vs. Science, Birds Of Tokyo) has proven a great success for the band, taking their sound to the…
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