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PADDY MCHUGH - MEANWHILE IN WILCANNIA Aug 14th, 2018

PADDY MCHUGH - MEANWHILE IN WILCANNIA

  ... Paddy McHugh shoots from the hip, doesn’t pull punches. His song writing is honest and true. Tales of life in Australia told by a man who’s grown up in the same, as raw and real as the country in which he took his first steps. Raised in Tamworth, imbued from a young age with country music, before moving off to Sydney and immersing himself in the... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 13 Aug 14th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 13

This week in the charts Ziggy Alberts debuts #2 on the independent Label Singles chart with Laps Around the Sun, while John Butler Trio debuts #3 on the Independent Label Singles chart and #1 on the 100% Independent Singles chart with Home. Set Mo debuts #9 on the Independent Label singles chart with Wish You Were Here. ... New debuts on the Independent Label Albums charts at #1, #2... Read More...

HELLIONS - SMILE Aug 7th, 2018

HELLIONS - SMILE

Hellions have announced their brand-new album Rue today, set for release on October 19 via UNFD. Rue follows on from their critically-acclaimed theatrical masterpiece Opera Oblivia – which debuted at #4 on the chart in 2016 and was nominated for an ARIA award that same year.  The latest single lifted from the collection is “Smile”. Following on from... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 6 Aug 7th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - AUGUST 6

This week on the Independent Label Album chart, Tim Campbell debuts #1 with Electrifying 80’s and The Screaming Jets debut #2 with Gotcha Covered. Kirsty Lee Akers debuts #3 with Under My Skin and Phantastic Ferniture debut #5 with their self-titled album. ... Over on the singles charts, Plini and The Cat Empire debut #5 and #15; Plini at #5 with Sunhead and The Cat Empire with... Read More...

ELLA HOOPER - TO THE BONE Jul 31st, 2018

ELLA HOOPER - TO THE BONE

Charismatic naughties front woman and self-proclaimed ‘pop witch’ Ella Hooper is excited to reveal her latest solo offering ‘To The Bone’ – a cathartic disco pop number on burning bridges and starting anew. ... The acclaimed vocalist and one half of Australian rock royalty Killing Heidi, Hooper has spent the last few years splitting her time between... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 31 Jul 31st, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 31

This week on the singles chart we have debuts from Kian, Alex the Astronaut and Angie McMahon. Kian debuts #3 on both charts with Waiting and Angie McMahon debuts #9 on the Independent label singles chart with Keeping Time while Alex the Astronaut debuts #18 with Waste Of Time. ... Albums debuts from That Kid Kearve/TKO/Fortay, Luke Morris and Megan Cooper.That Kid Kearve, TKO and... Read More...

KIAN - WAITING Jul 24th, 2018

KIAN - WAITING

A multi-dimensional teen with a neo-spiritual vibe and songwriting abilities beyond his years KIAN wrote “Waiting” at the age of 14, recorded it at 15 and releases his sophomore track just as he turns 16 years old. ...   ... Written with the insights of someone much older Waiting is a reflection on the trepidation behind uncharted feelings when interested in... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 24 Jul 24th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 24

This week in the charts, we have new debuts from Casey Barnes, Northlane, Planetshakers, Fraser A. Gorman, Mojo Juju, Adam Brand, The Babe Rainbow, Royal Headache, Lazy Grey, Ziggy Alberts, Baker Boy and Jack River.  ... Over on the Independent Albums Chart, Adam Brand debuts #1 with Milestones…20 Years, The Babe Rainbow debut #2 with Double Rainbow, Royal Headache debuts... Read More...

LEGS ELECTRIC - TWO SIDES Jul 17th, 2018

LEGS ELECTRIC - TWO SIDES

Legs Electric summon the spirit of the golden days of heavy rock – overcharging '70s blues-based riffs with a full-power vocal attack and a live show worthy of Sunset Strip. In just a few years, the Legs Electric ladies have chiselled their name in stone as one of the most electrifying, must-see bands in their home city of Perth. ... Taking the sonic boom of their live... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 17 Jul 17th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 17

This week in the charts, we have new debuts from Didirri, Pagan, Alice Skye, Mondo Rock, Guy Pearce, Ziggy Alberts, Tangled Thoughts of Leaving, Starley and Tasman Keith. ... On the 100% Independent Albums charts, Tangled Thoughts of Leaving debut #3 with No Tether, Guy Pearce debuts #4 with The Nomad, Pagan debut #5 with Black Wash and Alice Skye debuts #14 with Friends with Feelings.... Read More...

THE ATTICS - ULTRAMARINE Jul 10th, 2018

THE ATTICS - ULTRAMARINE

Victorian West-siders The Attics have been crafting their own brand of melt-in-your-mouth psych-pop since gracing the local scene with their first breakthrough singles ‘Not Like’ and ‘Bluffing’ back in 2016. After putting Colac on the map and moving to Melbourne, the four-piece are excited to reveal their first single of 2018, Ultramarine. ... The first release... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 10 Jul 10th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JULY 10

This week in the charts, The Vines debut #5 on the 100% Independent Albums charts with In Miracle Land, while Nick Broadhurst debuts #20 with Thank You.On the Independent Label Albums chart, The Rubens debut #1 with Lo La Ru, Hillsong Young & Free debut #2 with III, Pendulum debut #3 with The Reworks, and Bombs Away debut #19 with Fragments. ... On the Singles charts, Troy... Read More...