FREE DOWNLOAD: CHET FAKER LIVE SESSIONS EP

Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut EP Thinking in Textures, Chet Faker has released a three-part Live Sessions EP.

The Live Sessions EP is available for free download HERE.

Recorded over a few sunny days in October 2012 at an ex-Butter Factory in the regional town of Newsread, Victoria, the Live Sessions EP features recordings of ‘Archangel’ (a reinterpretation of UK producer Burial’s track), ‘Love And Feeling’ and ‘No Diggity’.

Chet Faker is about to embark on a sold out Australian tour with Flume this April and May, before playing a headline European tour this May. The London show sold out in less than a day.

Following the release his critically acclaimed debut EP Thinking In Textures in March 2012 via Opulent / Remote Control in Australia, Chess Club Records in the UK and on Downtown Records in the USA, Chet went on to sell out his Sydney and Brisbane Thinking in Textures launches and a remarkable three Melbourne launches in April, before taking off to the UK to perform at The Great Escape Festival. Chet went on to perform at the Sydney Opera House as part of the Vivid Live Festival, toured Europe with The Temper Trap, and played the Meredith Music Festival and Laneway Festivals.

Chet Faker was nominated for 5 Jagermeister Independent Music Awards, winning for Best Independent Single/EP and Breakthrough Independent Artist. Chet Faker is also nominated for two Rolling Stone Awards for Best New Talent and Best Independent Release. Earlier this year Chet Faker picked up three nominations at The Age EG Awards for Best New Talent, Best Male and Best Song for ‘No Diggity’.

Chet Faker is currently recording his debut album.

CHET FAKER LEADS INDIE MUSIC AWARDS


Photo via AIR

Congratulations to Chet Faker for picking up 2 awards last night at the Jagermeister Independent Music Awards for Best Independent Single/EP and Breakthrough Independent Artist. The only multiple winner on the night!

Chet Faker Thinking in Textures is out now via Opulent/Remote Control.
Thinking In Textures - Chet Faker

PERFUME GENIUS & CHET FAKER ST. JEROME’S LANEWAY FESTIVAL 2013


Perfume Genius and Chet Faker will be playing St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2013.

Head to www.lanewayfestival.com.au for ticket details.

ST. JEROME’S LANEWAY FESTIVAL 2013
Singapore
Saturday 26th January 2013

Auckland
Monday 28th January 2013 (Auckland Anniversary Day)

Brisbane
Friday 1st February 2013
RNA Showgrounds QLD 4006

Sydney
Saturday 2nd February 2013
Sydney College of the Arts (SCA) – Balmain Road, Rozelle NSW 2039 (Subject to Council approval)

Melbourne
Sunday 3rd February 2013
Footscray Community Arts Centre – 45 Moreland Street, Footscray VIC 3011 (FCAC + Maribyrnong City Council)

Adelaide
Friday 8th February 2013
Fowler’s Live and UniSA West Campus – 68-70 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

Perth
Saturday 9th February 2013
Perth Cultural Centre – Beaufort Street, Perth WA 6000 (Subject to MRA Approval)

CHET FAKER NOMINATED FOR FIVE JAGERMEISTER INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARDS

Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut EP Thinking in Textures, Chet Faker has been nominated for an impressive five Jagermeister Independent Music Awards, the most of any artist this year.

The Melbourne based electronic artist has been nominated in the Best Independent Artist, Breakthrough Independent Artist of the Year, Best Independent Single or EP, Best Independent Dance/Electronica Single and Best Independent Dance/Electronica Album categories.

Since making his live debut late in 2011, Chet Faker has performed across the world at festivals including SXSW (USA) and The Great Escape Festival (UK). Back home, he has performed at Splendour in the Grass, at the Sydney Opera House as part of the Vivid Live Festival, and two sold out Australian tours. Impressively, Chet Faker has sold out every headline Australian show that he has played.


Chet Faker - Thinking In Textures is out now
via Opulent/Remote Control
Thinking In Textures - Chet Faker

CHET FAKER LIVE AT FBI RADIO

Chet Faker will be playing a super special, intimate live performance just for FBi listeners on August 15 at FBi Social.

Chet will take the FBi Social stage just after 5pm and it’ll all be over by 6, so you can’t be late. It’s completely free.

FBi Supporters get the first chance to see how he works it! RSVP now.

Non-supporters, RSVP opens on Friday August 10 at 9am (unless sold out prior). More ticket info here.

The set will be broadcast live on FBi Arvos.


Chet Faker - Thinking In Textures is out now
via Opulent/Remote Control
Thinking In Textures - Chet Faker