Australian-based Irish folk rock artist Bonniesongs announces Whelan’s show in September

The Dublin/Wicklow native plays Whelan’s Upstairs on September 12th.

The Chats on Smoko: Get to know Australia’s best young punk band ahead of their Dublin gig this August

The drugs, booze & social malcontent behind our favourite Australian punk group.

Surfing – ‘Real’ feat. LA Vampires

One of my regular sources for new tune check is Hype Machine’s…

Broadway Sounds – ‘Sing It Again’

Melbourne trio Broadway Sounds‘ new song ‘Sing It Again’ is described by…

Hoodlem – ‘IGOTU’

Hoodlem is “an anonymous project blending pulsing experimental beats, soulful vocals and…

Mansionair – ‘Hold Me Down’

Lachlan Bostock and Alex Nicholls are Mansionair, a pretty new production duo…

Watch Snakadaktal’s looptastic and hypnotic video for ‘Fall Underneath’

Melbourne five-piece band Snakadaktal released a fine debut album of atmospheric indie…
Oliver Tank

Introducing: Oliver Tank – Sydney pastoral electronic producer

I’ve been finding a lot of value in gentle music for the…

Manor – ‘Rhodesia’

Coming across like a Beach House tune conceived in the Antipodes with…

Listen to Kimbra’s debut album – Vows

The New Zealand-born Melbourne-based singer who impressed with ‘Settle Down’, ‘Cameo Lover’…

Listen to The Middle East album sampler

Listen to three tracks from the The Middle East’s forthcoming album I…

MP3: The Middle East – Blood

If I did a track of the week feature, The Middle East’s…

Nialler9 Podcast #26 – Australia Music Special

As many of you regular readers know, Aoife and I had the…

Introducing: Apricot Rail

On my last night in Perth a few weeks back, I neglected…

Nialler9 in Perth – Something in the Water?

Aoife and the local entertainers Jon Strange the Magician and Johnny Deville,…

Nialler9 in Melbourne – Hotel, hotel, gambling inn

In which we sample a couple more of Melbourne’s venues and meet…

Nialler9 in Melbourne: Deerhunter, Beaches and Songs

Our meeting at Triple R left us feeling immediately immersed in the…

Nialler9 in Melbourne – Radio heaven?

We wasted no time getting into the Melburnian muso mindset. A mere…

Nialler9 in Melbourne – the pre-music menu

Federation Square at night, City Centre, Melbourne. There’s probably no better way…

Nialler9 goes to Oz!

This day next week, the focus of Nialler9 will be shifting to…