Posts tagged ‘australia’

March 25, 2013

SXSW High: Hiatus Kaiyote

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Hiatus Kaiyote is the quintessential music head’s band. Before we got out first dose of Hiatus Kaiyote at SXSW 2013, we kept hearing about them from some really dope musicians and DJs we know. The bar was set high and they did not disappoint. This is Hiatus Kaiyote’s first US tour and the American audience’s response, no matter which city, has been nothing short of reverence for this new band.

Listen, buy, support http://hiatuskaiyote.bandcamp.com/

Also, with a name like Nai Palm and a voice to match, we can’t help but categorize this under Birds Like !!!

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December 16, 2011

Appropriated, Investigated

Name: Midnight Juggernauts

Origin: Melbourne

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

 

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

November 22, 2011

Gotye: Music We !!!

There is something familiar and comforting – and at the same time haunting – about his music.  This song in particular evokes an intense feeling of nostalgia, whose source may not be entirely clear to you at first…

Gotye – Somebody That I Used to Know

September 18, 2011

Packing Up

We are about to go on holiday.   Stay tuned to find out where in the world we are.