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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…

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…

Employment

Employment

A technical and emotional band from Footscray

https://employmentmusic.bandcamp.com/

 

Jess Locke - Words that seem to slip away

Jess Locke – Words that seem to slip away

 

LT058 – Jess Locke – Words that seem to slip away
Released: 5th March 2015
Format: LP limited to 200

A co-release Jess Locke’s beautiful new LP ‘Words That Seem To Slip Away’ with Art as Catharsis.…

To The North - Departure

To The North – Departure

I wish I could dissolve into you

Brisbane’s math-jazz-punk maestros To the North return in 2015 with their long awaited 7” ‘Departure’.  Recorded at Blackhole Studios in February 2014 by David Williams & Bradley Vander Lugt, it…

Artless Armchair 10

Artless Armchair 10

Celebrating the 10th time an Armchair has celebrated with some great music with great friends.

Friday 27th February
Dancing Dog – Footscray
7:30pm – 12am

Old Love
Hannahband (NSW)
Employment
Diecut
Burlap (NSW)

Saturday

Will Would (NZ) - Footscray House Show

Will Would (NZ) – Footscray House Show

It has been exactly a year since our first house show, and our good friend Will Would is coming over to Melbourne to play a string of shows, so it is necessary to have a sweet house show at ours…