MUSIC Archives - Page 52 of 63 - The Creative Issue - News for Creatives
To me, The Avalanches are an almost mythic group. Formed in the late 90s by a collection of Melbourne based musos, DJs, and producers, the group became a popular feature of the Melbourne club scene before releasing their debut (and so far only) album at the start of the new millenium. The group is defined by their use of samples gathered over years from records sourced at op-shops to create a rich and beautiful sound.
Having missed the recent tour by the Tallis Scholars, I was eagerly awaiting this treat of first class choral performance by Stephen Cleobury and his Kingâ€™s College Cambridge Choir.
Brisbane band,Â BabaganoÃ¼jÂ ,Â haveÂ so farÂ enjoyed a highly successful year.Â InÂ March their single Too Late for LoveÂ was released toÂ wide ranging plaudits (as well asÂ being added to Triple J’s regular rotation).
If they havenâ€™t already crossed your radar, you can expect Sydney five-piece Sticky Fingers to come screaming into your stereos with their new album, titled Land of Pleasure.
Looking around at the (early morning) faces gathering at The Edge, it was immediately clear that Little BIGSOUND was going to prove a valuable tool for the young music enthusiasts in attendance. Musicians were mingling with industry lawyers and booking …
After taking 2013 off to travel, write, surf, and reflect, Tin Sparrow have returned with Echoes in the Dark, the first single off their upcoming third EP The Shoelace Ring, which is set for release this October. Hailing from Sydney, …
After a rapid rise to national radio in 2013 with singles ‘Black Widow’, and ‘Outrun the Future’, Melbourne bandÂ Them BruinsÂ entered the studio in 2014Â to record their debut album.
It was 10:00am and, clad in black with my most rock â€˜nâ€™ roll lightning bolt boots on, I sat in my favourite Louis XVI style chair waiting for the frontman of Australian rock band Grinspoon to call.