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THE WILSON PICKERS - YOU CAN'T CATCH A FISH FROM A TRAIN Aug 30th, 2016

THE WILSON PICKERS - YOU CAN'T CATCH A FISH FROM A TRAIN

Back from a five year hiatus after beloved member Danny Widdicombe undertook treatment for Leukaemia. The Wilson Pickers return with a stellar third album ‘You Can’t Catch Fish from a Train’ .The Album was recorded in the round at Church Farm Studios in Billinudgel, NSW over three days in February this year, the ten songs on the album feature the raw ebullience for... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 29TH AUGUST 2016 Aug 29th, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 29TH AUGUST 2016

This week’s Independent Music Charts have landed and Ball Park Music have debuted at top spot on the Independent Label Albums Chart with Every Night the Same Dream (Inertia).  Drapht has debuted with Seven Mirrors coming in at #2 and Frenzal Rhomb have also debuted with We lived Like Kings (Caroline) landing at # lucky 13. ... Over on the Independent Singles Charts, Drapht... Read More...

HOCKEY DAD - BORONIA Aug 23rd, 2016

HOCKEY DAD - BORONIA

For two childhood friends from Windang, Hockey Dad has come a long way in their relatively short existence. ... The band have now completed work on their debut album  Boronia. " Cant have them" was released as a single off their 11 track debut which was recorded and mixed by Wade Keighran (The Scare, Wolf & Cub) the track continues to highlight the bands gritty but... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 22ND AUGUST 2016 Aug 22nd, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 22ND AUGUST 2016

This week in the AIR Independent Music Charts The Superjesus debut at #8 on the Independent Singles Chart with Love and Violence (SFR).  Over on the 100% Independent Singles Chart D.D Dumbo debut #20 with Walrus (Liberation). Hockey Dad debut #2 on the 100% Independent Albums Chart with Boronia (Inertia) & Mick Lindsay debuts #3 with This Song (IND). ... The 100% Independent... Read More...

DUSTIN TEBBUTT - FIRST LIGHT Aug 16th, 2016

DUSTIN TEBBUTT - FIRST LIGHT

Dustin Tebbutt's new release First Light features ten new songs all written, produced and recorded by Dustin himself with only occasional help from a few friends. ‘First Light’ is also the name of the first single about falling in love, then getting up and seeing the world in a whole new way.  Given the circumstances that inspired the albums creation,... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 15TH AUGUST 2016 Aug 15th, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 15TH AUGUST 2016

This week’s Charts have landed and Bernard Fanning debuts at the top of the Independent Album Chart with Civil Dusk (Dew Process).  Dustin Tebbutt has landed at #2 with First Light (Eleven: A Music Company). ... Over on the Singles Chart Ta-ku & Wafia debut #6 with Love Somebody (Future Classic) and Horrorshow debut #11 with If You Know What I Mean (Elefant Traks). ...... Read More...

GYPSY & THE CAT - VIRTUAL ISLANDS Aug 9th, 2016

GYPSY & THE CAT - VIRTUAL ISLANDS

This Weeks AIR Feature Artist is  Gypsy & the Cat.  Their new release Virtual Islands has been in the works for over four years and is also a bittersweet moment as they will be touring it on their farewell tour.Xavier Bacash & Lionel Towers spent a lengthy period of time in Japan while piecing together Virtual Islands and... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 8TH AUGUST 2016 Aug 8th, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 8TH AUGUST 2016

This week’s Charts have landed and Hellions have debuted at the top of the Independent Album Charts with new long player, Opera Oblivia (Unified). Don Burrows and James Morrison have landed at #15 with In Good Company (ABC Music). ... Over on the Singles Charts, Bernard Fanning debuts at #13 with Wasting Time (Dew Process), Northeast Party House land at #18 with For You (Stop... Read More...

ALEX LAHEY - B-GRADE UNIVERSITY  Aug 2nd, 2016

ALEX LAHEY - B-GRADE UNIVERSITY 

It’s been a big year for Melbourne’s Alex Lahey with stellar responses for each of her single releases, winning the Josh Pyke Partnership, opening up Splendour in the Grass, and now releasing her debut EP - B-Grade University (Nicky Boy Records). The classy 5 track release has been two years in the making and while it captures a youthful innocence, it is a strikingly... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 1ST AUGUST 2016 Aug 1st, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 1ST AUGUST 2016

This week’s Independent Music Charts have landed and Illy has debuted at top spot on the Independent Label Singles Chart with Papercuts Feat. Vera Blue (Onetwo). Will Sparks has debuted with My Time (Ministry Of Sound) coming in at #20. On the 100% Independent Singles Chart, Jagwar Ma have landed at #20 with O B 1 (Future Classic). ... Over on the 100% Independent Albums Charts,... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 25TH JULY 2016 Jul 25th, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS - 25TH JULY 2016

This week in the Carlton Dry Independent Music Charts, Parkway Drive have landed 3 singles in the top 10. Devil’s Calling (Cooking Vinyl Australia) has jumped from #13 to #5 and they have two debuts # 6 with Into the Dark (Cooking Vinyl Australia) and # 7 with A Deathless Song (Cooking Vinyl Australia).  Big Scary debut at #8 with The Opposite of Us (Pieater),... Read More...

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS -18TH JULY 2016 Jul 18th, 2016

THIS WEEK IN THE CHARTS -18TH JULY 2016

This week in the Carlton Dry Independent Music Charts, Emma Louise lands at #18 with West End Kids (Liberation) on the 100% Independent Singles Chart. New at #13 on the  Independent Singles Chart Parkway Drive with Devil’s Calling (Resist Records). ... Sia retains top spot on the 100% Independent Albums Chart with This is Acting (Monkey Puzzle) and Flume featuring Tove Lo... Read More...