Let me say this first, KWS is a technician with the guitar. He can make it wail, he can make it sing, and he can take it into orbit.
Texan songstress Annie Clark, aka St. Vincent will visit us in March for the Australian debut of her new full-band show
Tex Perkins treated punters to a double helping of soulful alt-country. (SGAK68VHR7WS)
Whether it's big beats or strumming geets, great music strives over any genre label - and this evening proved it.
Following a magnificent set on Monday by a mid-week show at The Factory in Marrickville was going to be hard to pull off, not for Gomez, but for the audience on a ‘school’ night.
Despite their best efforts, Sydney’s last night with Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan was sadly marred by technical issues and hostile elements of the crowd who seemed to expect a Lanegan solo show.
A sold-out show of beautiful harmonies, Dirty Three drumming and Stevie Nicks tributes? Not bad for your third-ever gig.
Sydney sounds like: fresh young talent, skinny weirdos, dorks with laptops and a run-down warhorse.
Joan As Police Woman comes to Sydney for her re-located show, but her new direction, while brave, perhaps finds her on shaky ground.
Man In Motion takes you back to the Memphis/Stax sound and River’s Gonna Rise is a funky soul flavoured gumbo and these were the first two songs of the night to get the crowd in the mood.
Over the past few years I have seen a fair few bands do their thing, and only a select handful have been more awesome than both Ben Kweller or Delta Spirit were on this night.
A wicked and weird performance from one of Canada's roughest diamonds.
Telling tales about growing up in rural Queensland, crushes on emo girls and why it's weird to play in Armidale, Darren Hanlon is a great story teller and songwriter.
In the rush of Bears (both ‘Grizzly’ and ‘Boy &’) and Horses (‘Band of’, ‘Foals’) currently prowling about, it would’ve been easy to overlook the lesser known, more timid leporidae. Skittish and shy, the Frightened Rabbit has earned a lo
Part of the appeal of Nouvelle Vague is their ability to add new life to songs we love.