[Live Review] LONDON GRAMMAR (Sydney)

Hordern Pavilion, Sydney Thursday September 21, 2017 : Unsurprisingly, the ‘Truth Is A Beautiful Thing’ tour has been a huge success for London Grammar thus far, selling out all three of their Sydney shows. Evidently relocating their first show from Continue reading [Live Review] LONDON GRAMMAR (Sydney)


North Byron Parklands, Wooyung Thursday July 20 – Sunday July 23, 2017 : While some of us may have reawakened our adolescent hearts, many would have shed their infant skins venturing into the exciting and unknown territory that is Splendour Continue reading [Live Review] SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS 2017

[Interview] MONTAIGNE

For what seemed like a quick catapult onto our national radar last year, MONTAIGNE has been working pretty damn hard since her Unearthed High days. With an album now released and an attitude well beyond her years, Montaigne is powering up Continue reading [Interview] MONTAIGNE

[Interview] BOO SEEKA

Basically joined at the hip, BOO SEEKA duo BEN GUMBLETON and SAM CROFT are used to writing on the road with around 285 shows played in the last two years. They’ve just come off an epic USA tour and are starting off their Continue reading [Interview] BOO SEEKA

[Live Review] FOTSUN 2016 (Port Macquarie)

Sundowner Tourist Park, Port Macquarie December 8-10, 2016 : The second weekend of December is without a doubt one of the busiest times of the year for Port Macquarie with thousands of music devotees swarming to the area for Festival Continue reading [Live Review] FOTSUN 2016 (Port Macquarie)

[Live Review] JAMES BLAKE

Hordern Pavilion, Sydney Tuesday July 26, 2016 : Intrigue spread across the globe from the moment James Blake delivered the delicate lyrics of Feist’s ‘Limit to your Love’ back in 2010. A voice that surpassed his age, capable of exposing Continue reading [Live Review] JAMES BLAKE


Mount Penang Gardens, Kariong Saturday March 15, 2014 : Props to the organisers of Mountain Sounds for pulling off exactly what they had hoped to accomplish; an incomparable haven of live music and a fucking good time! Highlighting local business, Continue reading [Live Review] MOUNTAIN SOUNDS FESTIVAL 2014

[Interview] TIGERTOWN

An impromptu interview with Charlie and Chris from TIGERTOWN proves just how down to earth these loved up musicians are. After their incredible set at Fotsun, LOUIE SMITH discovers the couple’s relaxed writing approach and shared passion for 90’s pop. Continue reading [Interview] TIGERTOWN


It’s a Tuesday night at Spectrum on Oxford and as I sit and wait watching THE LOCKHEARTS sound check I start to wonder if these four outlandish guys are as interesting off stage as they are on stage. It wasn’t Continue reading [Interview] THE LOCKHEARTS

[Interview] THE BASICS

THE BASICS are many things but basic is not one of them. With a sense of humour so dry it hurts, to a thick layer of what I can only hope is sarcasm, Tim Heath, Wally De Backer and Kris Continue reading [Interview] THE BASICS