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Vid O’ The Week: Jonathan Boulet – Hold It Down

Chances are you’ve heard this song before (a million times before if you listen to FBi Radio), so you’re gonna need a pretty good excuse to hit play again on Jonathan Boulet‘s Hold It Down. Here is that good, nay, amazing excuse – the amazing video clip that accompanies the amazing song. The latest album, Gubba, sees Jono move towards a much harder, rock and roll sound. Seeing as this has come from the dude who…
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The Tiny Giants – Blunt Slippy

We breed em’ young here in Australia. Three teenage kids decked out in tie-dye are running riot with their garagey psychy surf rock in their beachside hometown of Ocean Grove. Wagging school to play music, surf and eat burgers at the chicken shop, Triple J Unearthed High classmates Jasper Jolley, George Wilson and Etienne Mantelli are The Tiny Giants. There’s definitely something in that Ocean Grove water: the school bell rings and band practice…
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Urban Monroes Ride Appaloosa Daydream Up the Charts

Following the release of their CD Appaloosa Daydream earlier this year, the Urban Monroes have been riding the album up the charts. In August, their re-imagined version of “Little Maggie” reached #1 on the Roots Music Report Bluegrass Top 50 …
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Introducing Chicks Who Love Guns

by Lucille Sadek Five boyish boys make up Chicks Who Love Guns. These guys who call themselves girls (or perhaps poultry?) hail from Sydney, but sound more like they hail from Brooklyn. They wear black socks every single day while they drink …
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Beat Club Release New Video For “Skull Daiquiri”

by Alex Gordon In the last couple of weeks, I’ve noticed that the latest tumblrista craze is against a sexist phenomenon that I thought died a long time ago – certainly long before the emergence of our generation’s most prominent sex-related …
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Fear of Domination Ready to Conquer Europe

The shock metal band Fear of Domination will head to a two week tour all around Europe. Tour will include own shows in Latvia, Poland, and Czech. After that FoD will join up with Hanzel und Gretyl (US) in Austria …
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Dan Croll – Sweet Disarray

I love Dan Croll. Ahem. I mean, I admire and have a high opinion of his musical talent… After listening to Home on a VEVO DSCVR session, I bought the deluxe version of his debut album Sweet Disarray… That was literally all it took. Was it necessary for me to have 24 tracks worth of Dan Croll, you ask? YES. YES IT WAS. After I bought his album, I did the usual cyberstalking thing which is like, kinda necessary for an album review right?
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Kenny Chesney Kicks Off CMT’s “Instant Jam” With Surprise Show at Georgia Theatre

An evening most University of Georgia of students will be talking about for years – 4-time Country Music Association and 4-consecutive Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney took the stage Friday night at Athens’ Georgia Theatre, …
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Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show signs with APA

Hackett Miller Company, Inc. announced Friday that it has signed with one of the largest diversified talent agencies, APA – Agency for the Performing Arts. “The growth of our company is skyrocketing! We really need to be with a topnotch …
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Klo Release New Single Make Me Wonder

by Georgia Sinclair Damn it feels good to be writing for Happy again*. After spending the last however long abroad, I’ve got to say that one of the best things about coming home has been the refreshment provided by our predominantly …
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Okenyo Reveal Single and Video for Broken Chest

You’re forgiven if you haven’t heard of the newest Sydney talent, Okenyo. I wasn
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Introducing Eves

by Kellianne Wong With a soulful intensity and an incredible insight into the emotional turmoil that comes with love and heartache,Eves is an ascendant talent that will take your breath away. Wise beyond her mere 19 years, the folksy indie-pop laced with …
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The Roys – The View

Over the past few years, Lee and Elaine Roy have carved out a reputation as one of the hardest working acts in the business. Whether it be on stage, on television, or on record, the brother / sister duo continue to do what they do – and they do it so right. Their latest Rural Rhythm disc proves that they are only getting better with each passing disc. The harmonies of these two have never sounded tighter or more…
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EXODUS Reveal “Blood In, Blood Out” Track Listing & Pre-Sale

Legendary architects of thrash metal EXODUS have revealed the track listing for their upcoming tenth studio album, Blood In Blood Out, due out in North America on October 14th. “When I was working on the record, I was sitting around …
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Erik Neff Ready to Release “At The End of The Day”

Erik Neff has been in the Dallas music scene for over 20 years as both a solo artist and as a Masters Student and subsequently a Master’s Class Instructor The Septien Entertainment Group (Jessica & Ashlee Simpson, Ryan Carbrerra, Beyonce’, …
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Building 429′s ‘We Won’t Be Shaken: The Tour’ Hits 30 More Cities This Fall

Following a successful 35-city run in the spring, GRAMMY®-nominated pop/rock act Building 429 will extend its “We Won’t Be Shaken: The Tour” to another 30 cities this fall, this time featuring breakout duo Love & The Outcome along with special …
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Bonfire Beach To Release New LP and Share “Spit U Out” Video

Dexy Valentine is the front woman of Magic Wands & Bonfire Beach. Magic Wands have garnished great success in music licenses via Zynch, having songs featured on Victoria’s Secret, Vogue fashion Week, Gucci, Zara, T-mobile, Beauty & the Beast, Vampire …
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Bears Release New Single “Little Fun”

by Jen Ng There’s a new beast roaming the streets of Melbourne, but don’t fret, this animal is anything but the ferocious label it has so cruelly been tagged with– they are what they say they are in childhood stories; big, …
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Sounds of Sputnik feat. Ummagma Release New Video For “Light Scheme”

by Alex Gordon You might remember Sounds of Sputnik from our Vid O’ The Week a few weeks back – the hazy, psychey video wandering (stumbling?) through a cobbled street through various European iconography. Today marks the release of their collaborative LP New Born with Ummagma and …
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Francisco’s Fortune Premieres New Single “Magnetic Lines”

by Alex Gordon There’s a word that makes the generation of Australians who completed their schooling between the years 2009 and 2013 cringe pretty hard – belonging. Francisco’s Fortune, an indie-rock solo project from Sydneysider Manik Mayadunne, has just released a …
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