Jamie xx announces new album and shares video for ‘Loud Places’

Oh my gosh.

Jamie xx has been keeping busy. He has just shared a brand new killer video and track ‘Loud Places.’ The single features Jamie’s bandmate Romy Madley Croft from The xx. The clip features Romy and Jamie skating around London. Listen to the track below.

Jamie has also shared his album opener ‘Gosh.’

Both of these killer tracks feature on his forthcoming album ‘In Colour’ which is out Friday 29th May! The album features other amazing tracks including ‘Girl’ and ‘Sleep Sound.’

If May is too far away and you want some more Jamie listening, check out his Essential Mix with Four Tet on BBC Radio 1 HERE

Courtney Barnett winning at SXSW

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It’s been a crazy week for Courtney Barnett!

She has released her debut album, performed killer shows at SXSW and has been praised by just about everyone! She has also announced a whole heap of new shows around Australia.
She has also won the incredble Developing Act Grulke Prize at SXSW 2015. The Prize, awarded in three categories, was developed in honour SXSW Creative Director Brent Grulke, who passed away on August 13, 2012.

The prize is for artists who are breaking new ground with their creativity and show the most promise in achieving their career goals. Go Courtney!!

Watch Courtney in an interview with ABC Arts where she talks about her career on the world stage and performs her single ‘Depreston’ HERE

AUS TOUR DATES:
FRIDAY APRIL 24
Wrestpoint, Hobart TAS

THURSDAY APRIL 30 *NEW SHOW JUST ADDED*
The Gov, Adelaide, SA

FRIDAY MAY 01 *SOLD OUT*
The Gov, Adelaide, SA

SATURDAY MAY 02 *SOLD OUT*
The Bakery, Perth, WA

SUNDAY MAY 03 *NEW SHOW JUST ADDED*
The Bakery, Perth, WA

THURSDAY MAY 07 *NEW SHOW JUST ADDED*
The Metro, Sydney, NSW

FRIDAY MAY 08 *SOLD OUT*
The Metro, Sydney, NSW

SATURDAY MAY 09
The Hifi, Brisbane, QLD

FRIDAY MAY 15 *SOLD OUT*
The Forum, Melbourne, VIC

SATURDAY MAY 16 *NEW SHOW JUST ADDED*
The Forum, Melbourne, VIC

King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard are back!

King Gizzard are back! The band that never stop have announced the release date of their 6th album.

The album Quarters is a 4 track LP and each song runs for 10 minutes and 10 seconds!

Quarters will be released on limited edition vinyl. The cover is a 4-way design hand painted by Jason Galea and will be released on gold vinyl. Can we own it now please?

Check out the cover and the first killer track from the album called ‘God Is In The Rhythm.’

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Watch Shamir turn into a puppet in his video ‘Call It Off’

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Our pal Shamir has released an amazing video for his latest single ‘Call It Off’ where he turns into a puppet!

Phillip Hodges directed the video who has an office at the Jim Henson Studios. He designed all the puppets in the video.
The track (which we guarantee will get you dancing) will be on his upcoming album Ratchet which is out Friday 15th May!

Watch the video here:

Watch behind the scenes of the clip:

Watch FKA twigs’ incredible new video for ‘Glass & Patron’

We are currently obsessed with FKA twigs’ latest video for ‘Glass & Patron.’ Twigs wrote and produced the incredible track herself. She also directed and choreographed the video herself. Is there anything she can’t do? The crazy and amazing video which features a pregnant twigs, amazing costumes and insane dancing.

The most exciting part is the track is her first song off a new EP out later this year!

Watch the video below.

TOTAL GIOVANNI RELEASE NEW SINGLE ‘PARADISE’

Melbourne’s Total Giovanni have premiered their latest single via Broadsheet. We are also excited to announce that they have signed to Dot Dash / Remote Control Records!

Have a listen below.

To celebrate the band are going on an east coast tour!
UNDR ctrl presents
TOTAL GIOVANNI
PARADISE / WHEN WE BREAK TOUR

THURSDAY APRIL 2 – Parkside @ Waves, Wollongong VIC
Tickets on sale now

SATURDAY APRIL 25 – Goodgod Small Club, Sydney, NSW
Tickets on sale now

SATURDAY MAY 2 – Groovin’ The Moo (DJ set), Bendigo, VIC
SOLD OUT

FRIDAY MAY 8 -Gasometer, Melbourne, VIC
Tickets on sale now