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Rad Island - You Did Your Best

Rad Island – You Did Your Best

Punk is alive thank eff. You Did Your Best is the debut release from Rad Island and they weren’t wrong. It’s a beautiful meld of post punk, pop punk and fun. These fun lovin’ smooth criminals can write

H A N N A H B A N D — Quitting Will Improve Your Health pre orders

H A N N A H B A N D — Quitting Will Improve Your Health pre orders

Quitting will improve your health is the 3rd Lp from Sydney’s emu duo, H A N N A H B A N D and is up for pre order through Blackwire Records

BWR-10 / LTR 068

Edition of

Sad By Sad West - April 2016

Sad By Sad West – April 2016

We are very keen to share SAD by SAD WEST with both our Footscray and Sydney friends. We have put a lot of heart and emotion into creating something free of stereotypes & assumptions. Instead with a focus on the…

HANNAHBAND & CARB ON CARB - I'm With You - NZ TOUR

HANNAHBAND & CARB ON CARB – I’m With You – NZ TOUR

March 2016 will see HANNAHBAND, Sydney’s favourite emu punx, touring NZ for the first time. Their committed and cathartic live performances, in addition to the hit-packed second album Retirement, saw the the band win over a lot of new fans…

Bilby - 2 High 2 Sing High

Bilby – 2 High 2 Sing High

 

2 High 2 Sing high is a step forward from Bilby’s previous work. The hallmarks of twinkly guitar loops, ebowed counter melodies and huge emo hooks are still all here, only they are backed up with electronic beats…

Jess Locke Summer Residency

Jess Locke Summer Residency

Jess Locke is a person, she plays songs predominately on a guitar, often an acoustic but not limited to that, i.e electric guitar, a Fender Mustang to be more specific. Her songs are good, very good even. She plays them…

Listen: Artless Armchair 11 Mixtape

Listen: Artless Armchair 11 Mixtape

We are so stoked how amazing the line up this year we made a mixtape of our favourite songs from each band that’s playing Artless Armchair.

 

book the shows you wanna see

 

Available now for Free Download…

Nathan John Kearney - Minimal Animal EP

Nathan John Kearney – Minimal Animal EP

Minimal Animal was conceived of on Saturday Night and recorded on Sunday.
Artwork was finished by Monday and the masters by Thursday.
All for a Friday release.

It’s an exercise in limitations with Kearney’s vocal…

H A N N A H B A N D / Hard Aches Tour

H A N N A H B A N D / Hard Aches Tour

Our good friends at Six String Sounds are presenting The Hard Aches and H A N N A H B A N D tour.

The Hard Aches (SA) and H A N N A H B A N D

D.I.Why we bother

D.I.Why we bother

For the days leading up to Carb On Carb’s ‘Stay True Young Emo’ tour I was locked away dubbing tapes in real time, that’s 20 minutes a side for those wondering, on an old 70s tape deck I’d borrowed from…

Artless Armchair 10 Photo Diary

Artless Armchair 10 Photo Diary

With the Melbourne winter giving us a real good kick in the teeth this week, we need to keep motivated and our spirits high so I thought I would share some of the highlights of Artless Armchair 10, February 2015.

New Release: Carb on Carb - S/T Cassette

New Release: Carb on Carb – S/T Cassette

Lesstalk are super excited to be releasing Carb on Carb’s amazing self titled album on cassette for their up coming Australian tour. Limited to 50 hand made and dubbed tapes featuring cover art by Nicole 

They will be available only…

Jess Locke Band June Revidency

Jess Locke Band June Revidency

Jess Locke will kick off her second residency at the Reverence Hotel this week. Jess will be bringing the band along every Sunday in June, along with a smorgasbord of local and inter-state supports.

Rug up and come eat…

VIDEO: Employment - everything you think you deserve, you don't

VIDEO: Employment – everything you think you deserve, you don’t

New video from Employment, filmed with friends in stop motion on the 17th of May 2015 in Footscray, VIC, 3011.

We would like to thank everyone.

Listen to the full EP on Bandcamp

Employment - All You Need Is What You Already Have

Employment – All You Need Is What You Already Have

LT062 – Employment – All You Need Is What You Already Have
Released: 11th April 2015
Format: Hand screen printed CD Limited to 25, Cassette tape limited to 100

All You Need Is What You Already Have was…