PARQUET COURTS - SUNBATHING ANIMAL is released Friday 30th May 2014 via Rough Trade / Remote Control
The Murlocs have spent the last three years creating and crafting their own blown-out, pungent distorted brand of soulful RnB. After several delays and setbacks the band have released their debut LP Loopholes TODAY via Flightless / Remote Control Records.
Listen to the album’s third single ‘Paranoid Joy’ here:
1. Control Freak
2. Save Me Now
3. Paranoid Joy
4. Lonely Clown
5. Space Cadet
6. Evolve and
7. Rattle The Chain
8. Serial Imposter
The band will celebrate the release of their debut album by hitting the road this month and playing a three date East Coast Tour which will see them hitting up Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne.
THE MURLOCS LOOPHOLES EAST COAST TOUR
THURSDAY APRIL 17
Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD
w/ Babe Rainbow & Junkyard Diamonds
SATURDAY APRIL 19
Factory Floor, Sydney NSW
w/ Spirit Valley & Julia, Why?
FRIDAY APRIL 25
Howler, Melbourne VIC
w/ Teeth & Tongue, The Frowning Clouds, DD Dumbo
The Murlocs – out today via Flightless / Remote Control Records
Ned Collette is back in Australia and has a new album with Wirewalker out today ’Networking In Purgatory’.
Recorded between Collette’s studio in Berlin and Joe Talia’s studio in Melbourne, the record is a more band focused follow up to 2012’s 2.
It is a trip of sound and colour, featuring the familiar guiding voice of Collette offset by the usual variety of Wirewalker’s musical explorations.
The band are also heading out on a tour to celebrate the release of the album in Melbourne and Sydney.
UPCOMING TOUR DATES
April 12 – City City City @ The Tote, Melbourne
With The Ancients and Evelyn Ida Morris
April 17 – Talia/Collette duo @ Long Play, Melbourne
With Francis Plagne
April 22 – Wirewalker duo @ The Midnight Special, Sydney
With Rand & Holland and The Singing Skies
May 2 – Ned Collette & Wirewalker (Album Launch) @ Northcote Social Club, Melbourne - with Time For Dreams and Void Glorious Void
NED COLLETTE & WIREWALKER – Networking In Purgatoryis out today via Dot Dash / Remote Control
In addition to this, Barnett’s ‘The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas’ is being released physically for the first time in North America today onMom + Pop Music.
To celebrate this weekend’s Record Store Day, Barnett’s limited edition hand-drawn zine ‘A View To A Gig’ will be available in selected independent record stores in Australia so make sure you head down to snatch one up and support your local record store!!!
The first performance took place at Basement Discs in the city in Melbourne during the day underground to a keen crowd.
The band then performed at Northside Records on Gertrude St in Collingwood to an extremely packed crowd inside and outside of the store. Such a fantastic way to celebrate one of the most incredible and electrifying albums around. The energy was contagious.
Saskwatch’s ‘Nose Dive’ is out now via Northside Records / Remote Control Records
Our pals Sunbeam Sound Machine are going from strength to strength after having played their debut Sydney show a few weeks ago, the band have been announced as the main support for Cults when they play their Groovin The Moo sideshow at the Corner Hotel on Wednesday 30th of April!
In addition to this the band have signed with Artist Voice. For all booking enquiries for Australia, New Zeland & Asia can now be directed to Rebecca Young at email@example.com
Tickets can be purchased here through the Corner Hotel for the Cults show.
Twin Shadow is currently in the studio working on a follow up to 2012′s Confess. This is the first taste of new material from this ambitious bro.
‘To The Top’ out now via 4AD / Remote Control Records
The beautiful clip features the band up close and personal and some big-time FEELZ from vocalist Bec Rigby.
The visuals come courtesy of Directors Annelise Hickey and Ruby Fiedler.
‘Unforgettable‘ is the first taste of what they have been working on behind the scenes. If this doesn’t hit you right in the colour-coordinated guts, dunno what will!
Stay tuned for tracklisting and tour dates to be announced shortly!