Archive for December, 2011

December 26, 2011

What’s Been Playing Today

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December 16, 2011

Appropriated, Investigated

Name: Midnight Juggernauts

Origin: Melbourne

Feel: “Dirty-organ-rock-stadium-disco-metal”

 

December 15, 2011

Blink and you’ll miss a revolution.

Cut Copy has more play in the US than most of their Aussie colleagues – but they are still worth noting just in case someone has missed the memo.

This video in particular was directed and produced by Division Paris, which makes it that much more special (though I’m not going to comment on the ape theme).

Name: Cut Copy

Origin: Melbourne

Feel: So much more than synthpop

Bonus Track: Tory y Moi Re-work

 

December 14, 2011

Bookworms

 

December 14, 2011

“Is that a vulture standing beside you?”

Name: The Jezabels

Origin: Sydney

Feel: Orchestra-like emotion stirring powerful vocals

December 13, 2011

“You’ll hold the thunder while I bring the rain.”

Name: Architecture in Helsinki

Origin: Melbourne

Feel: Sparkle, Prince, Electropop, Serenades

December 12, 2011

“If love was an ocean would you have a swim?”

Name: The Grates

Origin: Brisbane

Feel: Disney fauna melodies and loud guitars

December 11, 2011

Aussie Music Week @ Lucidreamers

So, after spending nearly 2 months down under, I feel that I must share some of the often overlooked talent that brews on that massive island on the other side of the world.  One song a day for one week.  Enjoy.

Name: Bag Raiders

Origin: Sydney

Feel: 90’s nostalgia electro-pop

December 4, 2011

The Internet + Little Dragon

Cocaine Remix by Little Dragon

 

The Internet (Syd The Kyd and  Matt Martian) will release their first LP, Purple Naked Ladies, on Dec 20th.