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THE ELECTORATE - YOU DON'T HAVE TIME TO STAY LOST Sep 22nd, 2020

THE ELECTORATE - YOU DON'T HAVE TIME TO STAY LOST

THE ELECTORATE has unleashed their impressive debut album You Don't Have Time To Stay Lost through Templebear Records/MGM. ... Laden with melodic choruses and bent-pop hooks, this dynamic indie-pop trio have a knack for planting that infectious earworm right into your head - as can be heard on the album's first few released singles - If I Knew, Enormous Glorious Girl and... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - SEPTEMBER 21 Sep 21st, 2020

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - SEPTEMBER 21

This week in the charts, Vika & Linda debut #1 on the Independent Label Albums chart with Sunday (The Gospel According to Iso) and #10 on the 100% Independent Singles chart with There Ain’t No Grave (Gonna Hold My Body).Melody Moko debuts #1 and #3 with Two Kids & A Radio on the 100% Independent and Independent Label Albums chart. ... Inhibitor debut #2 and #3 with... Read More...

BRAILLE FACE - ORIGINAL CAST RECORDING Sep 15th, 2020

BRAILLE FACE - ORIGINAL CAST RECORDING

Braille Face is one of Australia’s best-kept secrets - part force of nature, part studio wizard, his genre-shifting pop songs glide from moody electronics to soaring indie rock. ... Original Cast Recording is his long-awaited second album, following on from his 2016 debut Koya. The album is deeply personal, with songs tackling mental health, medication, sexuality and masculinity,... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - SEPTEMBER 14 Sep 14th, 2020

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - SEPTEMBER 14

New debuts from San Cisco, Wil Wagner, Gareth Leach, Toehider, Emily Barker, Haiku Hands, Big Yawn, Steve Kilbey, Dean Ray, Vixens of Fall, and Jack Howard. ... San Cisco debut #1 and #2 with Between You and Me on the 100% Independent Albums chart and the Independent Label Albums chart. Gareth Leach debuts #4 with Trigger on the Independent Label Albums chart. Toehider debut #2 and #7... Read More...

EMMA DONOVAN & THE PUTBACKS - PINK SHIRT Sep 8th, 2020

EMMA DONOVAN & THE PUTBACKS - PINK SHIRT

Renowned indigenous soul singer and powerhouse vocalist Emma Donovan and critically-acclaimed rhythm combo The Putbacks have released Pink Skirt, the first single from their much-anticipated new album, defining a new flavour in the feast of Australian music.  ... With nostalgic songwriting delving into Emma’s childhood and family memories,... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - SEPTEMBER 7 Sep 7th, 2020

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - SEPTEMBER 7

This week in the charts, Sheppard debut #1 (100%) and #2 (Independent Labels) on the Singles charts with Catalina, while Ball Park Music debut #17 with Cherub on the Independent Label Singles chart. ... Private Function debut #1 on the Independent Label Albums chart with Whose Line Is It Anyway? while Diesel debuts #2 with Sunset Suburbia and Beans debut with All Together Now at #3.... Read More...

THE CASANOVAS - REPTILIAN OVERLORD Sep 2nd, 2020

THE CASANOVAS - REPTILIAN OVERLORD

The Casanovas are from the Live Rock’n’Roll Capital of the Universe – Melbourne. Originally coming to international prominence with the rise of rock in the early 2000s, they have shared stages with the likes of Motörhead, Mötley Crüe and The White Stripes. They returned from a lengthy hiatus in 2017, and have now released their fourth... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 31 Sep 1st, 2020

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 31

New debuts this week from Glass Ocean, Alex The Astronaut, Hooligan Hefs, Goanna, Ziggy Alberts & Horrorshow, Bliss n Eso, Skin on skin, Josh Teskey & Ash Grunwald, Shannen James, Cut Copy, Kitchen Witch, Imogen Clark, Fourteen Nights At Sea, and Steve Balbi. ... Over on the Independent Label Albums chart, Alex the Astronaut debuts #2 with The Theory of Absolutely Nothing, Cut... Read More...

GLASS OCEAN - THE REMNANTS OF LOSING YOURSELF IN SOMEONE ELSE Aug 25th, 2020

GLASS OCEAN - THE REMNANTS OF LOSING YOURSELF IN SOMEONE ELSE

One of Australia's most prominent up and coming acts, Glass Ocean have released their debut album, The Remnants of Losing Yourself in Someone Else via Wild Thing Records.The Remnants of Losing Yourself in Someone Else draws you into the waves of vocalist Tobias Atkins' heartfelt storytelling, which is escorted by trance-inducing heavy grooves,... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 24 Aug 24th, 2020

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 24

This week in the charts, Sam + Sam debut #2 on both Singles charts with My Friend, Jon Jones debuts #5 and #12 with Warrandtye Bridge Reno on the 100% Independent Singles and Independent Label Singles chart. DMA’s make their Independent Label Singles debut with Criminals and re-enter the 100% Independent Singles chart at #4.Tim Minchin debuts #16 with Apart Together on the... Read More...

PNK FME - I'VE NEVER BEEN ME Aug 18th, 2020

PNK FME - I'VE NEVER BEEN ME

Premiered on Acid Stag and triple J Unearthed TOPS, Adelaide producer and singer-songwriter, PNK FME has released his highly anticipated debut EP, I’ve Never Been Me. Composed of five tracks, the EP exposes the confronting demons and scuffed souls of an individual undergoing immense personal growth. Partaking in this exhibition is Gold... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 17 Aug 17th, 2020

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 17

This week in the charts, we have new debuts from sleepmakeswaves, In Hearts Wake, Divide and Dissolve, Vintage Crop, Adam Miller, Nelson Dialect, Husky, Teeny Tiny Stevies, Great Gable, and Faceless Burial. ...  On the Independent Label Album Charts, In Hearts Wake debut #1 with Kaliyuga, sleepmakeswaves debuts #3 with these are not your dreams, while Teeny Tiny Stevies debut #4... Read More...