THE MURLOCS RELEASE NEW ALBUM ‘LOOPHOLES’

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:

 

THE MURLOCS - LOOPHOLES

1. Control Freak
2. Save Me Now
3. Paranoid Joy
4. Lonely Clown
5. Space Cadet
6. Evolve and
Absorb
7. Rattle The Chain
8. Serial Imposter
9. Jukebox
10. Loopholes

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
TICKETS: http://bit.ly/1jHVyAb

SATURDAY APRIL 19
Factory Floor, Sydney NSW
w/ Spirit Valley & Julia, Why?
TICKETS: http://bit.ly/1mOntRR

FRIDAY APRIL 25
Howler, Melbourne VIC
w/ Teeth & Tongue, The Frowning Clouds, DD Dumbo
Tickets: http://bit.ly/1kwCyD8

The Murlocs – out today via Flightless / Remote Control Records

WATCH COURTNEY BARNETT’S NEW VIDEO FOR ‘ANONYMOUS CLUB’

Watch a new video for courtney barnett‘s track ‘Anonymous Club’ as premiered by The New York Times overnight.

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!!!

Courtney Barnett - The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas is out now via Milk! / Remote Control Records

SASKWATCH CELEBRATE RELEASE OF NEW LP ‘NOSE DIVE’ WITH INSTORE PERFORMANCES

Saskwatch performed two intimate shows to celebrate the release of their LP ‘Nose Dive’ at Basement Discs and Northside Records on Tuesday.

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

SUNBEAM SOUND MACHINE ANNOUNCED AS THE MAIN SUPPORT FOR CULTS

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 rebecca@artistvoice.com

Tickets can be purchased here through the Corner Hotel for the Cults show.

THE HARPOONS RELEASE VIDEO AND ANNOUNCE LP DETAILS

The Harpoons have revealed the video for their new track ‘Unforgettable‘ off their upcoming debut LP ‘Falling For You‘ via SPIN this morning.

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!

WIN A SIGNED KING KRULE VINYL

Were feeling generous at Remote Control today!!

If you wanna win a signed copy of King Krule’s LP ‘Six Feet Beneath The Moon’ all you need to do is subscribe on the right hand side of our blog with your name and email.

Once you’ve subscribed, email “info@remotecontrolrecords.com.au” with the subject King Krule Giveaway and your name and address.

Good luck!!!!!!!!!

SASKWATCH ALBUM OUT NOW + NATIONAL TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT

Today is Saskwatch day!!!

The band’s sophomore album ‘Nose Dive‘ is out today!!

The Melbourne 9-piece return after 2012′s acclaimed ‘Leave It All Behind’ to bring a richer and more diverse record. The album title serves as a commentary on lifes highs and lows which mirrors the themes that are explored on the record. ‘Nose Dive’ captures the energy and punch of the band’s live performances whilst every note, brass lick and word is considered and delivered with confident perfection.

Watch the video for the first single ‘Born To Break Your Heart‘:

In celebration of the album release, the band are heading out on a National Tour that will kick off with two FREE LIVE PERFORMANCES in their hometown of melbourne.

The first will be at 12:45pm at Basement Discs in Block Arcade in the CBD where the band will preview ‘Nose Dive’.

The second will take place at Northside Records in Fitzroy at 7pm with a full length live show followed by a meet & greet and after party.

Saskwatch - Nose Dive
1. Give Me A Reason
2. You Don’t Have To Wait
3. Left Me To Die
4. Born To Break Your Heart
5. Keep Me In Mind
6. Call Your Name
7. Hands
8. Is It True?
9. A Love Divine
10. Tomorrow’s Promises
11. Now That We’re Alone

Watch the band cover Jagwar Ma on Triple J’s Like A Version:

 

triple j, Spotify, Remote Control, Northside Records & Select Music Present
SASKWATCH
NOSE DIVE NATIONAL ALBUM TOUR

+ ADDITIONAL SHOW & FESTIVAL APPEARANCES
TICKETS ON SALE NOW

TUESDAY APRIL 15
Live instore performance at Basement Discs
Block Arcade, Melbourne CBD
12:45PM - FREE EVENT

TUESDAY APRIL 15
Live full length performance at Northside Records
Fitzroy, Melbourne, VIC
7:00PM - FREE EVENT

FRIDAY APRIL 18
Blenheim Festival
Clare Valley, SA
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SATURDAY APRIL 19 – MONDAY APRIL 21
Bluesfest Byron Bay
Tyagarah Tee Tree Farm, NSW
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TUESDAY APRIL 29
Supporting John Newman
Palace Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
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THURSDAY MAY 01
Supporting John Newman
The Hifi, Sydney, NSW
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SATURDAY MAY 03
Supporting John Newman
Eatons Hill Hotel, Brisbane, QLD
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FRIDAY JUNE 06
Theatre Royal, Castlemaine, VIC
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FRIDAY JUNE 13
The Soundlounge, Gold Coast, QLD
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SATURDAY JUNE 14
The Zoo, Brisbane, QLD
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THURSDAY JUNE 19
The Small Ballroom. Newcastle NSW
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FRIDAY JUNE 20
Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
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SATURDAY JUNE 21
ANU Bar, Canberra, ACT
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THURSDAY JUNE 26
Jive, Adelaide, SA
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FRIDAY JUNE 27
Settlers Tavern, Margaret River, WA
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SATURDAY JUNE 28
Amplifier, Perth, WA
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SUNDAY JUNE 29
Mojos, Fremantle, WA
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FRIDAY JULY 04
Karova Lounge, Ballarat, VIC
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SATURDAY JULY 05
Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
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