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The Special Thing

The big deal of Australia’s week is Jack River’s debut album, Sugar Mountain.

The album isn’t revelatory. It is a good indie pop album.

Sugar Mountain starts off promising: first with calm yet strained “Her Smile”, next with a modern eighties-esque anthem “Ballroom”. 207 more words

Australian Music

Interview: Troy Cassar-Daley on Cruisin' Country

One of the luminaries of the 2018 Cruisin’ Country line-up in October is Troy Cassar-Daley, one of Australia’s most popular country music performers and the creator of some of our greatest country songs. 3,357 more words


Comedy Article About Australian Music

A few months ago I had a bizarre experience listening to a CD of traditional Australian music.

I wrote an article about it, which you can find below: 6 more words

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Raised by Eagles on the run in winter

Melbourne alt-country outfit Raised by Eagles are on tour this Australian winter, bringing their 2017 album I Must Be Somewhere (and other songs) to audiences. They’re one of our finest acts and well worth braving a cold night to see. 106 more words

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Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever premiere debut album, Hope Downs: Stream

Melbourne’s own Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever have released their debut album, Hope Downs. Take a listen to the full LP below through Apple Music or Spotify. 239 more words


Single release: 'High Horse' by Travis Collins

Travis Collins is a six-time Golden Guitar and back-to-back CMC Male Artist of the Year winner, and his live performances alone would be enough to garner those accolades, except he’s also been releasing consistently great country rock, including Our Backyard, his recent collaboration with Amber Lawrence, which is still taking them around the country. 94 more words


Tune. New Sounds for Blinding Emotion: 12 Jun 2018

It makes complete sense to me to group all of the intense, feeling songs together and perhaps have a good cry, or paper tearing session? 454 more words