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Triple J Blamed For Homogenisation Of Australian Music Websites

Triple J Blamed For Homogenisation Of Australian Music Websites

ABC's youth radio station Triple J has contributed to the success of many local media outlets but has it become so influential that it's led to the homogenisation of Australian music websites?

As the editor of a popular Australian music website, the articles he publishes have garnered hundreds, maybe even thousands of page hits. When he created a new website recently, he was eager to see it equal or better his past successes. So he doctored his content to specifically feature the acts played on ABC’s popular […]

 Scott Creney

Beaches – She Beats (Chapter Music)

Beaches – She Beats (Chapter Music)

Beaches have chosen to exist as a small, heavily populated planet in a universe of infinite possibilities and sounds. And that is never a cause for celebration.

 Everett True

Why would anyone want to hate the best rock band to come out of Australia in decades?

Why would anyone want to hate the best rock band to come out of Australia in decades?

Why do music fans have to be so reductionist. Does everyone HAVE to think the same way?

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The Continuing Sad, Sorry State of Australia Street Press

If Street Press Australia is still inviting discussion about sexism in its papers, I would like to let them know that I think Fred Negro’s Strip included in Time Off edition 1611 is sexist.

 Scott Creney

Royal Headache – Royal Headache (What’s Your Rupture)

It’s the best week of summer vacation you ever had

 Scott Creney

Dirty Three – Toward The Low Sun (Drag City)

If you want to be immortal, have them play Dirty Three at your funeral.

 Chris Razor

Civil Civic – Rules (Civil Civic)

just a genuine love of guitar melody that goes straight from ear to heart.

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Australian Idolatory – the growth and growth of Hillsong

Australian Idolatory – the growth and growth of Hillsong

Swap the bible for an iPad and he could have passed for Steve Jobs unveiling his vision for the exciting next phase of the company.

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In Numbers: Splendour In The Grass 2011

The reason Splendour hasn’t sold out instantaneously, as it normally does, is that the line-up doesn’t justify the price.

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The Hold Steady @ The Zoo, 09.03.11

When it comes to flicking through the shelves of CDs at my place to decide what to put on the stereo, more often than not the conversation starts with the following opening: Girlfriend – “Every time I think there can’t be any more Bruce Springsteen albums, I manage to find another one”.