CONGRATULATIONS TO REMOTE CONTROL WINNERS AT THE AGE MUSIC VIC AWARDS

We are super proud to work alongside incredibly talented Victorian artists.
A huge congrats to the below legends on winning at The Age Music Victoria Awards last night.

courtney barnett – Best Female Artist & Best Song for ‘Avant Gardener’
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Best Band
Saskwatch – Best Live Band

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SASKWATCH PREMIERE NEW VIDEO, SHARE NEW DATES

Saskwatch have dropped a spectacular new video for their track ‘Call Your Name’ over at Bullett Magazine. The animated wonderland is courtesy of Jason Galea and is an otherworldly accompaniment to the #emotions of ‘Call Your Name’.

The nine-piece Melbourne based band will make their first ever trip over to the USA in October to play a string of very special shows as a part of the CMJ Music Week in New York, they will also play two special shows in LA and San Francisco. Full US tour information & dates can be found below. Upon returning to Australia in early November Saskwatch will also play a short run of homecoming shows. The first will be at the NGV in Melbourne on Friday 7th November celebrating The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gautlier.

DEBUT US TOUR DATES

TUESDAY 21 OCTOBER
CMJ OPENING DAY PARTY
Pianos, New York, USA

THURSDAY 23 OCTOBER
CMJ SOUTHERN EXPOSURE PARTY

Pianos, New York, USA

SATURDAY 25 OCTOBER
CMJ MEZZOFORTE PRODUCTIONS PARTY
Mercury Lounge, New York, USA

MONDAY 27 OCTOBER
HEADLINE SHOW
School NIght @ Bardot, Los Angeles, USA

THURSDAY 30 OCTOBER
HEADLINE SHOW
Popscene @ Rickshaw Stop, San Francisco, USA

NEW AUSTRALIAN SHOW DATES

FRIDAY 07 NOVEMBER
Celebrating The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier
Melbourne Great Hall @ NGV, Melbourne, VIC

SATURDAY 08 NOVEMBER
Celebrating the opening night of new Brisbane venue

Triffid, Brisbane, QLD

FRIDAY 21 NOVEMBER
MULLUM MUSIC FESTIVAL
Mullumbimby, NSW

Nose Dive is out now via Northside Records / Remote Control and is available now to purchase via iTunesJB Hifi.

REMOTE CONTROL RECORDS AT SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS

Remote Control family members Courtney Barnett, Future Islands, Parquet Courts, Saskwatch, Jungle, Tune-yards & Banoffee performed live at Splendour In The Grass last week.

View some fantastic images of the bands killing it via the Splendour website:

Future Islands via Splendour site:

Tune-yards courtesy Splendour website:

Jungle at RRR studios via our Instagram:

Saskwatch courtesy Splendour website:

Courtney Barnett via Jen Cloher’s Instagram

SASKWATCH TO PERFORM AT RECLINK COMMUNITY CUP THIS SUNDAY

As any Melbourne music fan knows, the Reclink Community Cup is almost as important as the AFL Grand Final itself. The match between local musicians and local broadcasters has been running since 1993.

Saskwatch will be providing the half time entertainment.

Gates open at noon and entry is $10 adults and $5 for children at Elsternwick Park

Further details here