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ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER - HOPE DOWNS Jun 19th, 2018

ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER - HOPE DOWNS

It’s rare that a band’s debut album sounds as confident and self-assured as Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever’s Hope Downs. The hard-hitting debut is a testament to Rolling Blackouts’ tight-knit and hard-working bonafides. Prior to forming the band in 2013, singers/guitarists Fran Keaney, Tom Russo, and Joe White had played together in various... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JUNE 19 Jun 19th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JUNE 19

This week in the charts, Sheppard takes the #1  albums spot with Watching the Sky on both charts, while Alchemy by Willaris K debuts #13 and Waak Waak ga Min Min by Waak Waak Djungi debuts #9 on the Independent Labels albums chart and #3 on the 100% albums chart.Emily Wurramurra debuts #20 on the 100% chart with Milyakburra and Mike Champion debuts #12 with Experience.  ...... Read More...

SHEPPARD - WATCHING THE SKY Jun 12th, 2018

SHEPPARD - WATCHING THE SKY

After their ode to Australia ‘Coming Home’ (complete with its nod to Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley), Sheppard are keeping with the theme as their new track ‘Hometown’ celebrates today’s global launch of their album ‘Watching the Sky’.Sheppard have silenced the nay-sayers, throwing off the shackles of their global smash... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JUNE 12 Jun 12th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JUNE 12

This week in the charts, EveryOneBand debuts #1 on both singles charts with Stand By You followed by Sheppard with Hometown at #2. Flight Facilities debut #4 with All Your Love feat. Dustin Tebbut. On the Independent Labels singles chart, Mallrat debuts #6 with Up In The Sky and Set Mo debuts #16 with Fault Lines. ... On the 100% independent Singles chart, DMA’S debut #17 with Do... Read More...

LUCY NEVILLE - SHAMELESS Jun 5th, 2018

LUCY NEVILLE - SHAMELESS

Dubbed by Teen Vogue USA as 'the latest breakout artist', and handpicked by VEVO as a 'dscvr' artist, 22 year old Australian, Lucy Neville, is already making her mark with her self-penned indie-pop sound. To date, Lucy has amassed over 8,000,000 streams on Spotify alone. ... 2018 has already been a massive year for the young Australian songstress with her latest single, Ransom,... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JUNE 6 Jun 4th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - JUNE 6

This week we have debuts from Dream on Dreamer, sitting nicely at #1 on the 100% independent albums chart and #4 on the independent labels chart, Xavier Rudd takes #1 with Storm Boy, Jet debut #15 with Get Born Live, and Hatchie takes #17 with Sugar & Spice. Columbus debut #18 with A Hot Take On Heartbreak. ...  Over on the Independent label singles chart, Hatchie debuts... Read More...

FRANCESCA GONZALES - FRANCESCA GONZALES EP May 29th, 2018

FRANCESCA GONZALES - FRANCESCA GONZALES EP

Through her elegant fusion of R&B, disco, soul and electronica, rising Melbourne artist Francesca Gonzales has been captivating audiences with triumphant live shows and potent hooks. Exploring themes of empowerment, strength, love and independence, her new self-titled EP is a tour de force which showcases her adventurous sonic aesthetic and incredible vocals.Francesca has... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - MAY 28 May 28th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - MAY 28

Debuting on the Independent Label Albums chart this week is Courtney Barnett with Tell Me How You Really Feel at #1, West Thebarton at #5 with Different Beings Being Different, Dan Sultan with Killer Under A Blood Moon at #9. The Long & The Short of It debut #15 with Requested Favourites, and Lachy Wiggle debuts #20 with LACHY!.On the 100% Independent Albums chart, Even debut #14... Read More...

COURTNEY BARNETT - TELL ME HOW YOU REALLY FEEL May 22nd, 2018

COURTNEY BARNETT - TELL ME HOW YOU REALLY FEEL

Over the course of just a few years Barnett has become internationally renowned for her distinctive and acclaimed musical lexicon. Her debut album, Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit saw her top year-end lists and sell out shows to adoring audiences on five continents. She played the most iconic and revered festival stages, won the Australian Music... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - MAY 21 May 21st, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - MAY 21

This week sees new debuts from Slowly Slowly with St Leonards at #10 on the Independent Labels Albums charts. At #9, Spit Syndicate debut with Orbit and Esoterik debuts #8 with My Astral Plane. Hayley Jensen debuts #5 with Turning Up The Dial.On the 100% Independent Albums chart Spit Syndicate debut #2 with Orbit. Lloyd Spiegel is #7 with Backroads while Joseph Tawadros debuts #16 with... Read More...

TELESCREEN - CROWDED May 15th, 2018

TELESCREEN - CROWDED

Telescreen are excited to announce the release of their brand new single 'Crowded'.This is the first of two tracks from their upcoming 7" vinyl and their first release since taking on their new name. ... 'Crowded' explores the social complexities of anxiety and the importance of its acceptance and understanding from those around you. 'This is the most important song I've written to... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - MAY 14 May 14th, 2018

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - MAY 14

This week in the charts Dan Sultan debuts #7 and #9 and Wilaris K debuts #20 on the Independent singles chart. ... Parkway Drive debuts #1 with Reverence, Tropical Fuck Storm debut #5 with A Laughing Death in Meatspace, Brad Cox debuts #9, Jack Ladder & The Dreamlanders debut #11 with Blue Poles, and Between Kings follow at #13 with The Escape on the Independent Label Albums chart.... Read More...