SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS LINEUP ANNOUNCED FEATURING A BUNCH OF OUR MATES!

The Splendour in the Grass line up has dropped!

We’re so stoked that our pals JungleFuture Islandstune-yardsParquet Courtscourtney barnettSaskwatch are playing!

Watch videos below for each of the artists:

JUNGLE

FUTURE ISLANDS

TUNE-YARDS

PARQUET COURTS

COURTNEY BARNETT

SASKWATCH

Further details here via the Splendour website

NED COLLETTE & WIREWALKER RELEASE NEW ALBUM TODAY & ANNOUNCE TOUR DETAILS

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.

TRACKLISTING

1. At The Piano

2. Networking In Purgatory

3. Bird

4. Falls

5. Vanitas Quack

6. Opiate Eyes

7. Across The Frozen Bridge

8. Echoes Toes

9. Helios

10. A Lawyer Or A Gimmick

11. Meltemi

 

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

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.

SASKWATCH ANNOUNCED AS SUPPORTS FOR JOHN NEWMAN TOUR

Radio superstar John Newman is making his way to Australia this autumn for an East Coast tour and also an appearance on The Logies (Oh my damn).

Our good mates Saskwatch have snatched up the support!!

The dates are as follows:

April 29 - Palace Theatre, Melbourne

May 1st – The Hi Fi, Sydney

May 3rd – Eatons Hill Hotel, Brisbane

Saskwatch release ‘Nose Dive’ on Friday April 11th via Northside RecordsRemote Control Records

VELOCIRAPTOR SIGN WITH DOT DASH / REMOTE CONTROL FOR NEW ALBUM

We are excited to announce the signing of the ever-changing Birsbane 10-14 piece Velociraptor.

The band premiered their brand new single ‘Ramona’ last night on Good Nights on triple j AND announced a tour! They hit the road next month for The Ramona Tour, tickets on sale this Friday…

Saturday 12 April - Pirie & Co. Social Club, Adelaide
Thursday 17 April - Easy Tiger, Sydney
Friday 18 April - The Tote, Melbourne
Thursday 24 April - Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane

THE MURLOCS ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM AND EAST COAST ALBUM TOUR

We are stoked to announce the long-awaited release of The Murlocs debut album ‘Loopholes’ via Flightless/Remote Control Records on Thursday 17th of April 2014.

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 hit the road on an East Coast Tour in April, full tour dates are below:

THURSDAY APRIL 17
Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD
w/ The Babe RainbowJunkyard Diamonds

SATURDAY APRIL 19
Factory Floor, Sydney NSW
w/ Spirit ValleyThe Friendsters

FRIDAY APRIL 25
Howler, Melbourne VIC
w/ Teeth & TongueThe Frowning Clouds + More

JOSH HOMME ANSWERS FAN QUESTIONS VIA FASTER LOUDER

FasterLouder asked Queens of the Stone Age fans to submit their questions for frontman Josh Homme recently and here is the responses in full HD format. Find out what Homme’s fave ice cream is and his view on The Grammys.

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QOTSA Tour Dates:

Tuesday, March 11 – Arena, Perth
Thursday, March 13 – AEC Arena, Adelaide
Friday, March 14 – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Saturday, March 15 – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Monday, March 17 – Entertainment Centre, Brisbane
Wednesday, March 19 – Vector Arena, Auckland
Saturday, March 22 – CBS Canterbury Arena, Christchurch
Monday, March 24 – The Odeon Theatre, Hobart (QOTSA only)