Lesstalk Records is a DIY bedroom label based in Melbourne that releases folk, hardcore, noise, garage, indie, acoustic and grind.
New Release - O'Wells - Somersby

New Release – O’Wells – Somersby

LT056 – O’Wells – Somersby
Released: 15-01-2014
Format: CDR
About: A sad, melodic DIY folk bedroom release by Central Coast folk artist O’Wells. Recorded and mixed by O’Wells.
Expect more to come on Lesstalk by this artist.

http://owells.bandcamp.com/

HANNAHBAND - "Honey I'm a Bad Singer"

HANNAHBAND – “Honey I’m a Bad Singer”

LT055 – HANNAHBAND – “Honey I’m a Bad Singer”
Released: 24-12-2013
Format: Cassette
About: “Equal parts depressing and empowering and exudes what can only be described as juvenile maturity. I’ve been a fan of N Martin’s song writing…

Shaky Handz - Less Bored, More Poor

Shaky Handz – Less Bored, More Poor


LT053 – Shaky Handz – Less Bored, More Poor
Released: 1-9-2013
Format: MCD
Skateboard loving Sydney punk band release their debut EP on Lesstalk Records. Lo-fi pop punk for fans of Wavves, a refreshing injection into…

New Release - Almost Everything Sucks - Demo

New Release – Almost Everything Sucks – Demo

LT049 – Almost Everything Sucks – Demo
Released: 29-5-2013
Format: Cassette
Kota Kinabalu, Borneo powerviolence. This relatively new three piece highly influenced by Spazz includes member from Made In Kilang and other well established Sabah bands. For…

March of the Real Fly - March of the Real Fly

March of the Real Fly – March of the Real Fly

LT051 – March of the Real Fly – March of the Real Fly
Released: 17-5-2013
Format: Download + DIY CD
March of the Real Fly‘s latest EP is a hark back to the raw beginnings…

Jess Locke - 2013

Jess Locke – 2013

LT047 – Jess Locke –  2013

Released: 29/1/2013
Format: 20 Handmade Copies
About: This is the latest in a series of bedroom recordings released by Jess Locke. With minimal instrumentation, the recordings capture the sounds and the space…

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LT057 - Shaky Handz -Sick Later

LT057 – Shaky Handz -Sick Later

LT057 – Shaky Handz – Sick Later
Released: 06-07-2014
Format: MCD
Lo-fi pop punk from Sydney. Punx punx punx. Short snappy punk songs cutting the crap outa music.
Limited to about 20 copies for crucial…

Jess Locke - Old Bar Residency

Jess Locke – Old Bar Residency

Jess Locke has been getting around. Following her summer residency at the Reverence Hotel in February, Locke has been popping up all over Melbourne with her unique brand of melancholy folk. In the lead up to the release of her…

New Release: Michael Crafter - Mincing in the Moonloght

New Release: Michael Crafter – Mincing in the Moonloght

 

LT052 – Michael Crafter//Uncle Geezer Split Cassette
Released: 11-6-2014
Format: Cassette
Recorded ay St, Lake Munmorah with all songs written by N. Martin, except “My Name Is” written by Michael Crafter. Because a real rockstar no…

VIDEO: Origarmi Girls - Rapp

VIDEO: Origarmi Girls – Rapp

A brand new track and film clip from the Origami Girls!
More Pictures Here

Jess Locke - Chucking a "guestie" on the new Toy Boats album

Jess Locke – Chucking a “guestie” on the new Toy Boats album


Jess Locke has been busy banging out a ripper hook on a couple of tracks for Toy Boats and Hugo’s new/debut album “Wedding Town”, worthy of everyone’s ltd edn record collection. Super stoked with her work on it and…

VIDEO: Employment - On the walk back to your car

VIDEO: Employment – On the walk back to your car

I joined a new band in Melbourne with my friends, we have been really proactive over the last few months and have started doing fun things like playing gigs and jamming and writing fun tunes. I hope you like…

Video: March of the Real Fly - Those Trees

Video: March of the Real Fly – Those Trees

A new video from March of the Real Fly!

From their EP out now on Lesstalk Records – What comes first

Artless Armchair 9 - 2014

Artless Armchair 9 – 2014

So I have lived in Melbourne for 2 years now, even though since then I have put on 2 Artless Armchairs, one in Seals Rocks, NSW and Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, this is the first time I feel comfortable calling Melbourne…

Jess Locke - February 2014 Revidency - Footscray

Jess Locke – February 2014 Revidency – Footscray

Jess Locke February Revidency Sundays at the Reverence Hotel

Every Sunday afternoon in February Jess Locke and friends play the Reverence Hotel in Footscray. Over four weeks Jess will play a lot of songs. Old songs, new songs, soft songs,…

Michael Crafter Photo Tour Diary - according to Dave Bate's mobile phone

Michael Crafter Photo Tour Diary – according to Dave Bate’s mobile phone

I am a big fan of putting up photo tour diaries after all the big fun tour’s that I undertake.
The Parent’s tour was no exception, but for a change I thought I would look at this tour… from…

New Release: Bilby - Quaint

New Release: Bilby – Quaint

LT054 – Bilby – Quaint
Released: 11-11-2013
Format: MCD
About: Bilby is a bedroom musician from the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Australia. He likes to sing lo-fi, indie folk songs about nature, having fun and appreciating…

VIDEO: HANNAHBAND - Recording Diary

VIDEO: HANNAHBAND – Recording Diary

Long Distance Running Debut track from the first album from HANNAH BAND called “Honey I’m A Bad Singer”.
We had heaps of fun recording down here in Melbourne one weekend in September. And filmed a bit of it…

Parents (NZ) Melbourne Tour

Parents (NZ) Melbourne Tour

Formed in 2009, Parents have become a mainstay of the Auckland hardcore punk community. Underpinned by a distinctive and frantic energy, their sound blends melody and discordance into an unpredictable, cathartic haze. Following a successful string of live performances that…

7 Years of Lesstalk Records Showcase

7 Years of Lesstalk Records Showcase

7 years ago we were on the Central Coast, me and my friends, knew that we didn’t need $$ to do what we want or have fun, grabbed our acoustic guitars and played music to each other on top of…

Jess Locke - Another Year (Live at Hawke Street)

Jess Locke – Another Year (Live at Hawke Street)