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Elena Kats-Chernin & Tamara-Anna Cislowska - Unsent Love Letters     Classical 25/02/2017
Soviet-born Australian composer Elena Kats-Chernin displays her trademark eclectic elegance as she collaborates with acclaimed Australian pianist Tamara-Anna Cislowska on 26 meditative and passionate piano miniatures inspired by Erik Satie.
Music that ranges from seductive orientalism to hypnotic melodies reminiscent of the ground-breaking, transcendent beauty of Erik Satie’s own piano pieces.

Other tracks by Elena Kats-Chernin & Tamara-Anna Cislowska:  Maple in the Evening  -  Dance in 7/4
Mista Savona - Carnival feat. Solis & Randy Valentines     Reggae/Dub, Hip Hop, World 25/02/2017
Mista Savona (born Jake Dominic Savona) is a highly regarded Reggae, Dancehall and Hip-hop producer and keyboardist based in Melbourne, Australia.
The first single lifted from the HAVANA MEETS KINGSTON project is ‘Carnival', featuring Jamaican born vocalist Randy Valentine and Cuban singer Solis. Bursting with energy and originality, the song is set to become a dance floor anthem for a new generation of urban, reggae, hip-hop and world music lovers.

Polish Club - Come Party     Rock, Soul, Garage 18/02/2017
The howling Sydney rock-soul duo - Novak (vocals and guitarist) and John-Henry (drums) - are set to release highly anticipated debut album Alright Already on March 31.
‘Come Party’ is like a rope tied to your hips which jerks your body sideways in double time. All sweat-spattered drum-skins, grunting hyper-agitated guitar, it’s exhilarating garage-soul that makes your blood fizz and your ears sing like a trash can falling down a set of concrete stairs.

Vera Blue - Private     Electronic, Atmospheric 18/02/2017
She’s evolved from the sweet-voiced girl on the Sydney music scene to the strong, confident and in-demand collaborator who made her mark twice on the triple j Hottest 100
On 'Private', it’s a new sound, a new attitude for Vera Blue.
“It’s basically about wanting someone you can’t have, whether they’re a best friend, a celebrity. You’re basically falling for someone you can’t go for...It’s the fantasy of wishing you could be with someone but you can’t.”

David Robertson / Sydney Symphony Orchestra - The Firebird (Original 1910 version) - Introduction     Classical, Cover Version 11/02/2017
Under their Chief Conductor David Robertson, the Sydney Symphony Orchestra present a stunning live account of three seminal works: Stravinsky’s The Firebird, Petrushka and The Rite of Spring.
Shifting between supernatural exoticism and folk simplicity, the track's various musical elements effectively conjure images of Kastchei’s realm and Prince Ivan's encounter with the mythical Firebird.

Other tracks by David Robertson / Sydney Symphony Orchestra:  The Firebird (Original 1910 version) - The Princesses Plead for Mercy
Thundamentals - Wolves     Hip Hop, Pop 07/02/2017
Since forming in the Blue Mountains, Australian hip-hop artists Thundamentals (DJ Morgs, Tuka, PonCho and Jeswon) have built a solid fan base across the country, renowned for their live performances.
One week out from the release of new album ‘Everyone We Know’, Thundamentals have dropped new track ‘Wolves’. ‘Wolves’ directly address the impact that the NSW Lock Out Laws have had on Sydney’s creative community, and the was premiered by the Keep Sydney Open campaign this morning.

Imogen Clark - Drawing Hearts     Country, Alternative Country, Acoustic 06/02/2017
Sydney singer songwriter Imogen Clark has been making a name for herself within the Australian alt-country music scene, recently being nominated for Best New Oz Artist at the CMC awards.
Imogen releases the new video for her single 'Drawing Hearts', the third single from debut album Love & Lovely Lies. With freewheeling country-rock swagger and playful 70's pop-hooks, 'Drawing Hearts' shows that Imogen isn’t afraid to embrace pop-sensibilities, marrying them to the more organic and roots-based side of her songwriting.

Other tracks by Imogen Clark:  You'll Only Break My Heart
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Shunske Sato - Violin Concerto No. 4 in D minor (Niccolo Paganini)     Classical, Cover Version 26/01/2017
The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra break new ground with their latest album, exploring the music of three of the Romantic era’s greatest composers with Japanese-American violin star Shunske Sato.
A scintillating performance of 'Paganini's Violin Concerto No. 4' by Sato, combined with the period instruments of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, will be welcome internationally as a rare recording on the instruments that Paganini himself would have known.

Other tracks by Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Shunske Sato:  String Symphony No. 3 in E minor (Felix Mendelssohn)  -  From Holberg’s Time – Suite in the Olden Style (Edvard Grieg)
Jayson Gillham, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy - 3 Rondo     Classical, Cover Version 26/01/2017
Young London-based Australian pianist Jayson Gillham returns home for this Beethoven-themed collaboration with legendary conductor and pianist Vladimir Ashkenazy.
Gillham's performance engages with the full resonance and beauty of the music whilst offering fresh poetry and nuance. As conductor, Ashkenazy brings all the insight and coherence he has gained through multiple recordings and performances of the work as one of the most respected pianists of our time.

Cloves - Better Now     Blues/Roots, Folk, Industrial 23/11/2016
With only one EP to her name, Cloves has enjoyed one of the best introductions to the music industry in 2016, including Coachella, Lollapalooza and US tour with James Bay.
The track was written in February of this year over the course of a single day in London alongside her long-term writing collaborator Justin Parker (Banks, Bat For Lashes). Fresh from returning home to Melbourne she created the song which is about "feeling misunderstood and claustrophobic in a relationship."

Bag Raiders - Beat Me To The Punch (Feat. Mayer Hawthorne)     Pop, Electronic, Funk, House 19/11/2016
LA-based Australian electronic-duo Bag Raiders (Jack Glass and Chris Stracey) are back with the release of their latest track 'Beat Me To The Punch' featuring Grammy nominated singer Mayer Hawthorne.
The track features a triple dose of infectious and radiant electronic-pop that dances across the spectrum. By combining playful melodies with sophisticated pop elements and lyrical introspection, the single perfectly blends their classic house-style with a swinging and looping soul inspired vocal to produce something more dynamic and classically song-based.

Thundamentals - Think About It     Hip Hop, Pop 19/11/2016
Since forming in the Blue Mountains, Australian hip-hop artists Thundamentals (DJ Morgs, Tuka, PonCho and Jeswon) have built a solid fan base across the country, renowned for their live performances.
“For me, it's a song about falling in love with a very powerful woman and allowing her to see your vulnerabilities. Also, it's about understanding that everyone feels lonely at some point in their life, in that regard all we can do is feel like everyone else.” - Tuka.

Flyying Colours - 1987     Rock, Psychedelic, Pop, Atmospheric 18/11/2016
Melbourne-based psych-shoegazers Flyying Colours are: Brodie J Brummer (Vocals, Guitar), Gemma O’Connor (Vocals, Guitar), Andy Lloyd Russell (Drums) and Melanie Barbaro (Bass).
Taken from the Melbourne band’s stunning debut album ‘Mindfullness’ (via Island Australia), residing in a dream-world that sits somewhere between psych, indie, grunge and shoegaze, Flyying Colours track “1987” is punchy and playful; reminiscent of the intelligent garage-indie of Broken Social Scene.

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No Frills Twins - Like When You Were High     Electronic, Pop, Rock, Rap 18/11/2016
Arna and Vanessa Rogers are 21-year-old twins from Lismore, Australia. They blend operatic vocal stylings with acoustic guitar to create a hybrid of electro folk rock and punk rap.
With an online following growing at an incredible rate, the No Frills Twins, and their distinctive sound, are set to continue their upward trajectory with the release of ‘Like When You Were High’. The track showcases their eccentric theatrics, envious personal style, and natural musical sensibilities.

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Washington - Saint Lo     Pop, Industrial, Atmospheric, Experimental 18/11/2016
Megan Washington – ARIA-winning singer-songwriter - let us completely in with her 2014 LP 'There There'. That album – which followed 'I Believe You Liar' – was intimate, honest, unwavering.
Written and recorded in L.A. with producers Eric J Dubowsky (Flume, Chet Faker) and Dave Hammer (Thundamentals), “Saint Lo” is at once a return to the dark innocence of Washington’s early evocation and also an evolution of the restless spirit at the heart of all this.

St. Albion - Ghosting (Feat. Max Frost)     Electronic, Pop, Experimental 08/11/2016
Headed by Australian producer/songwriter Thomas Honeywill, St Albion combines an eclectic group of vocalists, songwriters & producers, in sessions from Tokyo, Seoul to hometown Sydney, to bring Thomas’ vision alive.
St Albion returns with 'Ghosting', a smart-mouthed collaboration with fast-rising US-singer Max Frost that feels like an anthem for anyone who’s ever been messed around. “It’s about ending a relationship that’s toxic: a bad business relationship, a bad friendship. It’s fun, but there’s meaning to it as well.”

Mustered Courage - Leave This Life Behind     Country, Alternative Country 19/10/2016
Mustered Courage - Nick Keeling, Julian Abrahams, Josh Bridges - breathe new life into the Australian roots music scene, with a diverse sound that appeals to traditionalists and newcomers alike.
Mustered Courage are back with new single from third and critically-acclaimed album White Lies & Melodies, “Leave This Life Behind”.

The track serves as the opening track of the album and tells the tale of a very personal struggle with depression and anxiety for a dear friend of the band.

The McClymonts - House     Country 19/10/2016
The McClymonts are acknowledged as Australia’s #1 Country Group, achieving 2x Gold Accreditations, 10x Golden Guitar Awards, 2x ARIAs, an APRA and CMA Award for Global Artist of the Year.
10x Golden Guitar-winning Australian country group The McClymonts release brand new single 'House' from their highly anticipated upcoming album 'Endless', which will be released next year on Jan 13. In support of the album, their national tour will commence on January 25 at the Tamworth Regional Entertainment & Conference Centre.

The Living End - Staring Down The Barrel     Rock 12/10/2016
Australian rock and roll kings The Living End - Chris Cheney, Scott Owen and Andy Strachan - have finally returned: refreshed, rejuvenated and with a brand-new swagger.
Following appearances at the AFL Grand Final and AFL Grand Final Footy Show, ‘Staring Down The Barrel’ is the newest single from The Living End. One of the most powerful and hook-packed songs of their career, front-man Cheney says “the song is about drawing a line in the sand.”

Dean Lewis - Waves     Pop, Acoustic, Rock 07/10/2016
Sydney based singer-song writer Dean Lewis is newly signed to Island Australia/Universal Music Australia.
“Waves”, twists sunlight and shadow together, gradually building an aching, intimate atmosphere into a storm of emotion. With Lewis’s haunting falsetto taking centre stage amidst cathedral-like production, “Waves” drapes bittersweet memory over a softly insistent guitar, before layers of urgent harmonies and hammering rhythm combine to transform meditative into majestic.

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