The way free giveaways usually work is this. You get to sign up to some dumb mailing list that you spend the next six months desperately trying to unsubscribe from You get to answer some dumb question relating to the band and/or record label and/or website, thereby giving the spurious illusion that there is some […]
I wrote a review of kyü’s recent Brisbane show for The Vine. You can find it here. Here’s the original version: slightly expanded, but not so well-edited.
Ill Ease. Great name. Great band. Like the best motorik mash-up you still ain’t never heard.
The blurb that comes attached to the shrink-wrap with the debut album from this Sydney duo states, rather ridiculously, “10 mind-bending tracks that will change the way you listen to pop music”. Assuming, one presumes, one has never listened to any of Kate Bush’s more ethereal work, or anything associated with certain female singers from […]
I don’t want to turn this whole Song of the Day series into a string of links to reviews I’ve written recently, but… 1. I usually only ask to review albums that I think I’m going to enjoy. 2. I’m ferociously caught up in finishing my PhD confirmation document right now, on severe sleep deprivation […]