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Cutting edge and engaging music charts. Includes tracks recommended by Amrap's 'Music Directors Alliance'. The Alliance is made up of proactive and influential MDs from stations across Australia including 3RRR, 3PBS, FBi, 2SER & SYN.

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Charting music which is good for airplay anytime of the day. To be enjoyed by all ages. Mix these tracks with your tried and true collection to showcase fresh new Australian music.


On Tour Now...

Bonez - Booze Blues     Rock, Blues 04/06/2014
Hip shaking, floor quaking, baby making music. It's dirty, sexy, risky with no sugar coating just 3 mens art stripped down to the bare bonez.
Booze Blues retells the story of a particular night on tour with Bonez and the reality of the hangover on the following day.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Bonez:  Snake Eyes  -  Awake
Takadimi - Into The Night     World, Jazz, Folk 24/04/2013
The group bring you into their worlds through inventive improvisations and evocative soundscapes. Takadimi exerts a genuine obsession for the possibilities within genres and their indefinite boundaries.
Bulgarian folk-style tune with an ancient line of Irish heritage, experimenting with being a Jazz musician on this particular night whilst drifting through the Blue Mountains and whispering 'Takadimi-takita, Takadimi-takita' quietly to itself. Shh. Listen.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG/SEPT
ACT/NSW/VIC


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Other tracks by Takadimi:  You Know, You Know  -  Therese
Daniel J. Townsend - A Red-Headed Man     Folk, Roots, Acappella 14/02/2014
Daniel J. Townsend was born on a tiny island at the bottom of the world, veins coursing with a cocktail of convict and Aboriginal blood. He sings stories.
A bastardised English spring song about the ancient custom of making twelve fires of hedge cuttings with one set apart for green weeds and rubbish. Couple this with a local superstition that red-haired men were demons or Vikings, and things start getting pretty weird.

ON TOUR:
JUL
SA/VIC/NSW/TAS

Other tracks by Daniel J. Townsend:  Cherry Tree Carol  -  My Dearest Dear
Yours Truly - Shining Light     Folk, Pop, Punk 05/03/2014
Together and apart, Ken and David have appeared on 30+ albums, played hundreds of gigs, and have never been afraid to show their support for worthy causes.
A pithy observation of society's modern obsession with social networking. Is it something useful? Or are we in danger of losing the humanity of our interactions?

ON TOUR:
AUG/SEPT
NT/SA/VIC/NSW

Other tracks by Yours Truly:  Love Makes Children  -  Say Goodbye
Rasta Unity - I Can't Believe     Reggae/Dub, Reggae, RnB, Dub 06/03/2014
Reggae band Rasta Unity have delivered high energy uplifting shows to audiences in Australia and Brazil.Recently released their EP "Global Warning" Rasta Unity has plans to tour nationally in 2014.
A powerful and soulful track written by Sistah Candice (Lead Singer) a month after the birth of her first child. It tells of the unbelievable love a parent has for their child.

ON TOUR:
FEB/MAR/APR/MAY/JUN/JUL/AUG/SEPT/OCT/NOV/DEC
NT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Rasta Unity:  Groove Tonight  -  Global Warning
Elliot The Bull - Colourblind     Pop, Rock, Folk 11/03/2014
Since forming in 2010, Elliot The Bull have developed an extremely strong following, earning the respect of peers & fans throughout the country and abroad.
Beautiful acoustic guitars make way for a myriad of dreamy soundscapes, sculpting a beautiful intro. The male lead soars throughout the verses, telling tales of tainted experience. Thiis leads into a huge choral lead that is sure to have crowds singing along. A perfectly crafted Alt/Rock anthem.

Elbury - Fishwrap and Filler     Rock, Folk 25/03/2014
Elbury performs complex, ambitious progressive folk music, using vocal harmony and interwoven guitars to enhance carefully crafted songs and intelligent lyrics. Folk-rock with a decent melody. Pop done properly!
The mainstream media has become a dangerous and deceptive force in recent decades, presenting biased information as fact and representing the views of a small and powerful elite. This song is a call to arms and a reminder to always keep your eyes open and your wits about you!

ON TOUR:
JUL
VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Elbury:  On Hold  -  Too Divine
Graveyard Train - Takes One To Know One     Blues/Roots, Country, Alternative Country, Roots 04/04/2014
Graveyard Train have returned, better than ever, shaking dust from the chains with single ‘Takes One To Know One’.“My favourite Australian band” - Brian Ritchie, Violet Femmes
‘Takes One To Know One’ is the first inkling you’ll get as to what power this band harnesses in song encapsulating both a childish insult now relegated to 2013 and the driving sound of classic Graveyard Train, this time moving forward with a renewed focus.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/WA

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Franky Walnut - As Australian As     Folk, Comedy 04/04/2014
Musical comedian Franky Walnut's material examines what it is to be Australian. He has been described as John Williamson meets Kevin Bloody Wilson, without as much swearing.
'As Australian As' by musical comedian Franky Walnut.

ON TOUR:
MAY/JUN/JUL
ACT/NT/VIC/NSW/QLD/WA

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Other tracks by Franky Walnut:  Stuck Together
Hell City Glamours - Find A Way     Rock 09/04/2014
Hell City Glamours, loud, rock, and, roll
An autobiography of a band that spent 12 years clawing away at the stage on their own terms

ON TOUR:
MAY/JUN/JUL
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Hell City Glamours:  Singapore Sling  -  All Right By Me
The Black Sorrows - Certified Blue     Blues/Roots, Rock 04/04/2014
The Sorrows are one of Australia's most loved bands. Celebrating their 30th Anniversary, with their 17th release, Certified Blue, the band are stringer than ever.
With its swelling string section, the title track of The Sorrows' latest album, is an old school ballad.

ON TOUR:
4/5/6/7/8/9/10/11/12
ACT/NT/SA/VIC/NSW/WA/QLD/TAS

Other tracks by The Black Sorrows:  Can't Give Up On You  -  Save Me
Isaac de Heer - Spaceships     Folk, Alternative Country, Rock, Pop 08/05/2014
Singer-songwriter Isaac de Heer makes warm and expansive folk numbers. Influences range from lyrical prose, dreamy soundscapes, the laneways and city scum of Melbourne, Michael Leunig to things further afield.
The album's first single 'Spaceships' speaks of a grimy world out of touch with the everyday. Matched with a stunning video of drawings and animation from a collaboration with Bernard Sullivan, the track is otherworldly and playful.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW

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Other tracks by Isaac de Heer:  Helicopter Spins  -  Streets of del Mino
The Naddiks - Lost and Found     Pop, Christian, Rock, Punk 28/05/2014
Powerfully influenced by the past Punk and Rock movements, the Naddiks new experience, beliefs and faith are driving them into a new and deeper look at life in 2014
Lost and Found is about having been lost in the world and corrupted by it's lies, then found through faith, a rebirth, a new beginning

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG/SEPT
ACT/NSW

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Other tracks by The Naddiks:  Human Condition  -  21st Century Believer
The Audreys - Baby, Are You There?     Blues/Roots, Rock 28/04/2014
The Audreys are a folk-rock duo from Adelaide, Australia. They are Taasha Coates, who sings and plays small stringed instruments and keyboards, and Tristan Goodall, who plays larger stringed instruments
"This song has the honour, if you can call it such, of being the fastest written track in The Audreys catalogue. Taasha and I wrote it during soundcheck for a gig at Hobart's Republic Bar and for months it existed under the working title "Republic Bar Blues".

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
NSAW/ACT/QLD/TAS/WA/SA


Other tracks by The Audreys:  My Darlin Girl
The Evening Cast - Questions     Pop, Folk 01/05/2014
Proclaimed as "Absolutely Extraordinary" by Australian music icon Clare Bowditch, The Evening Cast have captured a unique, fun and contagious sound that is spreading like wild fire.
“I had something I needed to say that came from a raw and honest place. Over the last 12 months I have seen disaster and tragedy, and I have seen the most glorious happiness. 'Questions' was my release.” – Joel Cooper (Vocals/Keys)

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

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Toni Swain - 50 Bucks     Blues/Roots, Alternative Country 01/05/2014
"Soul, R&B, jazz singers, strainfor that money shot, the clarion note that graces a song, giving it that final, killer touch… Toni Swain delivers that, throughout of every song.”
50 bucks is about a time when I was living in the Cross, working a day job and busking every night and weekends. A low point in my life!

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/NSW/VIC

Other tracks by Toni Swain:  Buddy's Got Some Steel  -  Faded to Grey
Red In Tooth - Rust     Metal/Punk, Hardcore, Rock, Grunge 08/05/2014
3 piece Progressive Metal band from Gladstone, Queensland. Formed in early 2012, Red in Tooth have been slowly honing their talents playing shows and constantly writing.
Rust is what you would get if you grabbed Mudvayne, Faith No More and Mastodon in a blender and hit Combine. Hard-hitting, take-no-prisoners and no-holds barred, this is music for throwing down to.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/VIC/NSW/QLD

Date Night At The Museum - Flashing Lights     Pop, Folk, Rock 13/05/2014
Sydney based Indie-Pop cavaliers Date Night At The Museum are on a mission to provide movement to hearts and pelvises alike.
Flashing Lights highlights Date Night At The Museum's ability to pen a beautifully crafted indie/pop dreamscape. The lead female vocal mesmerises alongside dreamy, reverb washed guitars, whilst a tight rhythmic engine room reminds one of the urge to move.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG
VIC/NSW/QLD

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Thrashed - Gypsy Blood     Metal/Punk, Rock, Punk, Metal 14/05/2014
Thrashed are 5 fun-loving degenerates that have grown from a bunch of high-school pals to one of the hardest hitting power groovers in the Sydney metal scene.
Gypsy Blood is a hard-hitting, in-your-face metal anthem that will infect you with it's powerful groove and make you want to punch your neighbour out cold, and get them to call you uncle.

ON TOUR:
JUL/AUG
VIC/NSW/QLD

Dan Peters - Oh, Valentine!     Rock, Grunge, Garage, Pop 14/05/2014
Hailing from a sleepy suburban street in Perth, and armed with an arsenal of loop stations, Dan Peters can be described as nothing less than a sound sculptor.
Layer guitars pave way for a sense of melodic melancholia, with a sound reminiscent to that of early 90's grunge. Dan Peter's voice tells tales of naive earnestness, which is guided by a chugging rhythmic engine room. A beautifully crafted track with a perfect chorus hook.

ON TOUR:
JUL
VIC/NSW/QLD/WA

Loose Change - Yes Or No     Hip Hop, Rap, RnB 15/05/2014
Loose Change mix superb classic beats from P Major with quirky, intelligent rhymes and home-grown hooks from Big Village head honcho Rapaport and the particularly comedic Ellesquire. **** The Music
‘Yes Or No’ turns the dial, and the lights, down a few notches, flipping the switch on the stereotypical commitment-phobic manscape, showing our lyrical heroes baring their hearts, imploring the song’s female antagonist to make a decision one way or another as to where her affections lie.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/WA

Echo and the Empress - London Town     Pop, Folk, Electronic, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle 29/05/2014
Echo & the Empress, a Pop/folk duo built on the collaboration of 2 sisters & a 5 piece live on stage, set to play the John peel stage at Glastonbury!
A travellers struggles living in London Town

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
SA

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Other tracks by Echo and the Empress:  One More Tear  -  Altitude Elemental
Topology - Love Scene     Classical, Instrumental 30/05/2014
As Australia’s most surprising music organisation, Topology is renowned for their breadth of original work across many genre boundaries, as well as the depth and variety of their collaborations.
Share House, an “instrumental opera” set in the 70s, tells the story of five dysfunctional bandmates sharing a dishevelled flat and interwoven life; full of warmth, fun and love. Topology says of 'Love Scene': "Moving, accessible and glorious - it makes my heart melt every time I listen to it."

ON TOUR:
MAY/JUN/JUL/AUG/SEPT
QLD

The Broken Needles - Bound to Fade     Rock, Alternative Country, Experimental 31/05/2014
The Broken Needles are a Melbourne-based independent rock band originally hailing from Townsville, North Queensland.Their second studio album, Holy Coast, will be released on 20.06.2014.
The lead single off The Broken Needles’ 2014 record Holy Coast, the world-weary duet Bound To Fade details a transiently doomed love affair afflicted by the modern condition. Featuring lush string arrangements, muted trumpet calls and reverb-drenched guitars, the song is the eye of the storm encircling Holy Coast.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by The Broken Needles:  The Great Divide  -  The Slow Drift
Dave Graney - how can you get out of London?     Folk, Acoustic 03/06/2014
Dave Graney is many things, a formidable guitarist, a master songwriter and a reckless performer. This “Cryptic rock voyager” is a storyteller unlike any other in Australia.
“How can you get out of London?” is a track from Davey Graney’s Fearful Wiggings. The drifting acoustic track contemplates how one gets out of London when it swallows you whole.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
SA/QLD/NSW/NT/ACT

Other tracks by Dave Graney:  Everything Was Legendary With Robert  -  Country roads, unwinding
Rat & Co - Vocal Insanity     Electronic, Hip Hop, Atmospheric 04/06/2014
Dave Harrington from Darkside (USA) – Very spacious and creamyIndie Shuffle (USA) - I’ve hardly listened to anything else since WhoTheHell (AUS) - note: it’s awesome
‘Vocal Insanity’ melts ambient textures into slow jam beats and where white noise kick snaps accent the spacious production

NOISEY (USA) - 'you will thoroughly approve of this'
IOHYOU (AUS) - 'Brilliant'
Tone Deaf (AUS) - 'Melbourne's best kept secret'

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS/WA

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Other tracks by Rat & Co:  Samurai  -  Free Town
Flyying Colours - Not Today     Rock, Psychedelic, Garage 10/06/2014
“this tune is going to make a fan out of you! Presumptuous sure, but these guys are belting out a noise that instantly pricks peoples ears up” Sounds Better WithReverb
“Not Today” is another cracker of a single to follow up from the much loved “Wavy Gravy”. Guitars swirl behind rhythm section brothers Josh and Sam’s most incessant beat yet, topped off with trading boy/girl vocals, with even a hint of a chorus.

ON TOUR:
AUG/SEPT
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW

Bonjah - Other Side     Rock, Blues, Folk, Roots 06/06/2014
New Zealand-bred Melbourne-based Bonjah returned to the fold early this year with the groove-heavy 'Evolution' then dropped follow-up single 'Black Tone Black Heart'.Honey is the third single to be released.
Explosive live band Bonjah have been active since 2006, when the childhood friends booked a one-way ticket from New Zealand to their adopted home in Melbourne, Australia.

ON TOUR:
JUL/AUG/SEPT/OCT
NT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS/WA

Other tracks by Bonjah:  Honey
The Disappointed - Far From The Moment     Pop, Rock 20/06/2014
The Disappointed are twin guitars, keys and four part harmonies. Huge choruses, concise arrangements and heaps of little surprises. The Disappointed will make you feel something.
Far From The Moment is the third single off our Sophmore EP, recorded and mixed by Dave Parkin at Blackbird sound studio.

ON TOUR:
JUL/AUG
NSW/WA

Other tracks by The Disappointed:  Uppers & Downers  -  I Disagree With Myself
Northeast Party House - The Haunted     Electronic, Dance 01/04/2014
Melbourne dance outfit Northeast Party House announce the release of their debut album " Any Given Weekend" with the launch of their brand new single "The Haunted".
Lead single and album opener "The Haunted" creeps up with mesmeric, sparse beats, bass and keys, and smooth vocals from Hamilton-Reeves before a sonic ambush of searing wall–of-sound keys thumps you into next week.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
ACT/NSW/QLD/SA/VIC

Meredith - Coming for You     Rock, Blues, Country, Pop 30/05/2014
Nominated and a finalist in The Music Oz Awards 2013, Meredith has been travelling to all areas of Victoria and Southern NSW, playing her tunes to audiences far and wide.
Recorded with the feel of late 1960's blues rock sound in mind, Coming for you is a story we all know about catching someone doing the wrong thing and seeking retribution. The catchy lyrics and melody is making people move their feet.

ON TOUR:
AUG
NT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Meredith:  Survive  -  Mumma
Remi - Tyson     Hip Hop, Rock, Electronic, Soul 17/06/2014
23-year-old Melbourne artist Remi is the fastest-rising Hip Hop act in Australia and is quickly gaining the attention of international taste-makers. Believe the hype, he is the real deal.
A track about undeniable animalistic energy and being at the peak of your powers like Mike Tyson was in the 1988 Era

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS/WA

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Other tracks by Remi:  Livin
Ed Kuepper - Swing For The Crime     Folk, Punk, Acoustic 16/06/2014
Brisbane's Ed Kuepper acoustic rewordings of earlier Kuepper classics spanning material by The Saints, Laughing Clowns and of course Ed's lengthy solo career.
Classic Saints track from Prehistoric Sounds acoustically reinvented with a sense of urgent folk intensity. No time for remaining locked in that roomful of words.

ON TOUR:
AUG
NT/QLD/SA/WA

Other tracks by Ed Kuepper:  The Way I Made You Feel
Pretty City - Roll On     Rock 18/06/2014
The three piece Melbourne lads combine Smashing Pumpkins-esque fuzzed out guitars with washy, reverb drenched vocals to produce a dreamy yet powerful rock sound.
“Roll On” is an explosive riff-tastic ride that blends Brit Rock and classic 70s rock, teetering on the edge of psychedelic innovators Deep Purple and Cream. Despite its stadium sized grandeur and soaring vocals, “Roll On” never loses its grip, gently drawing you in with each head nodding groove.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG
SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Marlon Williams - Strange Things     Folk, Alternative Country 21/06/2014
Described as "the impossible love child of Elvis, Roy Orbison and Townes Van Zandt", Marlon Williams is a singer/songwriter touted by Rhythms Magazine as the "Artist To Watch" in 2014.
Lilting, quirky, beautiful and haunting, 'Strange Things' offers a taste of Marlon Williams dark sense of humour, and ability to find magic in the morbid.

ON TOUR:
JUL/AUG
ACT/NT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS/WA

Dividers - A Long Winter     Rock, Punk, Metal 21/06/2014
Imagine if Queens of the Stone Age had a one-night stand with The Living End and then Metallica came in and molested everyone in the middle of the night.
A familiar tale of revenge between jilted lovers that anyone can relate to.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL
VIC/QLD

Other tracks by Dividers:  Sleepwalker  -  Just A Man
Ella Hooper - The Red Shoes     Rock, Pop 24/06/2014
Singer, songwriter, radio personality and former lead singer of Killing Heidi Ella Hooper is back with an infectious, solo collection of alt pop and spiky rock.
The Red Shoes is set to a rousing soundscape of pop-rock, a song that will no doubt excite both loyal fans and new listeners alike. The anthemic track draws upon Ella's unique style of alt-pop and spiky rock, and was based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale, 'The Red Shoes'.

ON TOUR:
JUL
VIC/NSW

Beast & Flood - All Singing, All Dancing     Rock, Garage, Pop, Psychedelic 16/07/2014
3 piece heavy-go-steady alt/punk/psych/'indie'/ambient/garage rok band from Sydney.
Enjoying normalcy. Being the slave to your own projection.

ON TOUR:
JUL/AUG
NSW

Transvaal Diamond Syndicate - Mexico     Blues/Roots, Rock 24/06/2014
With active fans and critical acclaim, BluesRock act Transvaal Diamond Syndicate have earned their plays on radio, continuing to be one of the most requested acts on the Festival circuit.
Heading down to Mexico to get away from something is a common theme in the Blues. The beach, cold beer, hot senoritas, cheap llello. Or maybe Mexico is just a state of mind?

TDS' latest release 'Mexico' tells the tale of scorned lovers and drunken surprise.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG/SEPT
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS

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Pepa Knight - Clams     Folk, Pop, World 26/06/2014
‘Clams’ is the second single from Central Coast musician and Jinja Safari co-frontman, Pepa Knight. Written and recorded by Pepa on his travels to India between 2011 and 2013.
"Clams is the second single from a forthcoming collection of songs titled ‘Hypnotised’. It was recorded in India on top of an old fort in Rajasthan."

ON TOUR:
JUN
VIC/NSW

Drawcard - Kids     Rock, Punk 01/07/2014
Drawcard are simply a legendary bunch of dudes, making sweet melody-laden tunes that you will brag to your mates about discovering first. So what else do you want to know?
A cracking song about wishing for simpler times "when we were kids." An upbeat, nostalgic track that doesn't let up until the final chord has been struck. Drawcard's frontman, Paul Durkin's vocal hook anchors the chorus of the track and defies anyone to get it out of their head.

ON TOUR:
AUG
VIC/NSW/QLD

Naked Bodies - Ride On     Rock, Psychedelic, Punk 11/06/2014
Naked Bodies are ex Little Red bassist Quang Dinh, with Cameron Potts on drums, the unshakable Brendan West on bass and New York transfer Will ‘Coyote’ Lopez on guitar.
Naked Bodies showcase their razorblade primal instincts in ‘Ride On’ the first single from their forthcoming LP, with the spitting and spurting of Dinh’s lyrical baritone, the unstoppable crack and crunch of Potts’ drums, the ceaseless momentum of West’s pulsating bass and Lopez and Dinh’s complimentary hook-laden feedback guitars.

ON TOUR:
JUL
ACT/NSW/VIC

Sheppard - Something's Missing     Pop 01/07/2014
Siblings Amy, George and Emma along with Jay Bovino, Michael Butler and Dean Gordon, together creating a unique mix of party atmosphere and melody that's taking the world by storm.
With the highest selling Australian single for 2014 so far and clocking up seven weeks at #1 on the Australian radio airplay charts, Sheppard have returned to the airwaves today with a stunning new single “Something’s Missing”, lifted from their debut album ‘Bombs Away’ which hits stores July 11.

ON TOUR:
JUN/JUL/AUG
VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS/WA

Bree de Rome - Easy to Forget     Pop, Country, Acoustic 07/07/2014
The coolest cowgirl on the Gold Coast, 20 year old Bree De Rome references a sweet blend of nostalgic 1660’s girl group vibes with the sound of heartbreak country songs.
Easy To Forget lets Bree's smokey yet sweet vocal draw you in to a driving Fleetwood Mac-inspired tune.

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AUG
NSW/QLD

Luke Morris - Mexico     Folk, Rock, Atmospheric, Acoustic 16/05/2014
The album delivers compelling lyrics with catchy folk hooks and a complementing rhythm section with drummer Grant Gerathy from 'John Butler Trio' and Oj from 'Bernard Fanning' on bass.
Mexico is the first single from the album, 'Sugarcane Road'. It has moments of folk/rock in the style of Neil Young and Angus Stone combined with sparse vocals and harmonies reflecting Bon Iver's 'For Emma For Ever Ago'.

ON TOUR:
AUG/SEPT
SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Luke Morris:  Skinny Legs  -  Leave
Todd Sibbin and the Arcadian Driftwood - Man Made Hurricane     Rock, Blues 07/07/2014
Contemporary folk in a nutshell, blending the traditional elements American folk (in story telling and lyrical depth) with modern melodic and production values.
Todd Sibbin and the Arcadian Driftwood combine hard-hitting, up tempo, polished indie-rock and fast paced blues for the latest single from their new album.

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AUG/SEPT
SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Oliver Downes - Ship In A Bottle     Pop, Psychedelic, Rock 04/07/2014
Oliver Downes mixes soaring melodies, percussive piano and precise lyrical musings to create pop songs that are by turns melancholy, uplifting and opaque.
Featuring members of The Crusty Suitcase Band and Takadimi, 'Ship In A Bottle' is the first single off 'at the end', the debut EP from Oliver Downes. Brisk, breezey and uplifting, the song proceeds through a series of images, dreamlike and exact, that orbit around some undefined oceanic epicentre.

ON TOUR:
AUG
ACT/VIC/NSW

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Other tracks by Oliver Downes:  Blue Skies  -  At The End
Sahara beck - Brother Sister     Folk, Pop 07/07/2014
Honesty and integrity are things that can’t be taught – you have them or you don’t. And when you are an artist, they are things all but impossible to fake.
Brother Sister is about doing everything you can with the time you have been given rather than sitting at home feeling like there is nothing left to be created in the world. All we have been given is time, what you do in that time is completely up to you.

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JUL/AUG
SA/VIC/NSW

Tom West - The Call     Folk, Acoustic, Pop 07/07/2014
Tom West is songwriter and fingerpicker who grew up in the hills around Adelaide. He wrote his first song after being acrimoniously dumped by a high school sweetheart.
The new tenderly, soft track from Adelaide hills fingerpicker Tom West. Continuing to capture his oceanic voice over an acoustic soundscape, The Call is a great addition to Tom West's already beautiful song list.

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AUG/SEPT
SA/WA/VIC/NSW/QLD

Nova and the Experience - Jennifer Lawrence     Pop, Folk, Chill, Easy Listening 08/07/2014
Indie pop favourites Nova and the Experience are back in 2014 with their first single 'Jennifer Lawrence'.
Jennifer Lawrence represents the blend of old and new for the band. It is about eloping with your loved one in a last attempt to save what you are losing. Singer/ guitarist James, coined the line about Jennifer Lawrence after watching a serious of hilarious interviews with the actress.

ON TOUR:
AUG
ACT/VIC/NSW/QLD

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Morgan Bain - In The Middle     Funk/Soul, Rock, Blues, Roots 08/07/2014
Multiple award winning songwriter and current WA Blues & Roots Act of the Year launches new release showing his diversity, incredible vocals. "....the mans tones are superb..."The Music .com.au
A soul influenced rock tune with a funky beat that showcases Bain's superb vocals and will keep your feet tapping along. Co-written and produced with Joel Quartermain (Eskimo Joe).

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Other tracks by Morgan Bain:  Hold On  -  Lust or Love
Harlequin. - The Fatalist     Rock, Experimental, Psychedelic, Ambience 08/07/2014
In an industry full of clutter and clones, harlequin. are a band unafraid to take you on a journey.
Galloping guitars pave the way for a true musical journey, with a male lead vocal that cut through the mix like a knife through butter. This track features a world of dynamics explorations, with vocal hooks that incept your cerebral cortex.

ON TOUR:
SEPT/OCT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Essie Thomas - Pushing for Change     Folk, Acoustic, Roots 08/07/2014
Essie Thomas is bending the bounds of the folk music soundscape, mixing soulful vocals with a roots/blues twist, presenting an emotional yet captivating performance for all viewers.
Pushing for Change is an emotional love story of two lovers becoming distant within their relationship.

ON TOUR:
JUL
NSW/VIC

Other tracks by Essie Thomas:  Things to do list  -  Relinquish. Cease Reluctance
APES - Pull The Trigger     Rock, Garage, Blues 10/07/2014
Melbourne rock upstarts APES are about to release their ridiculously charismatic new single 'Pull The Trigger', and have just announced two single launch shows plus a BIGSOUND appearance.
Pull The Trigger is about following the path you truly want to endeavour and not the one that you should. Produced by Michael Belsar (Hunting Grounds/Twinsy) and mixed by Bill Skibbe (The Kills, The Deadweather), the song is sonically beautiful and has a chorus full of hooks.

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AUG
VIC/NSW

The Dead Love - Back To You     Rock, Garage, Grunge 11/07/2014
Sydney based Alternative Rockers The Dead Love can be described as nothing less than incendiary.
From the moment you press play, Back To You grabs you by the collar of your shirt, throws you down into a seated position and straps you in for an intense dynamic journey. The Dead Love have shown a true evolution of sound. Just listen, this track speaks for itself.

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AUG/SEPT/OCT
VIC/NSW/QLD

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Munro Melano - My Hometown     Folk, Pop, Acoustic 16/07/2014
Munro Melano originally wrote 'My Hometown' for nu-grass band Mustered Courage and has now revisited the tune with his own signature mix of acoustic instruments and synthesizers.
Melano originally wrote 'My Hometown' for nu-grass band Mustered Courage and has now revisited the tune with his own signature mix of acoustic instruments and synthesizers.

The fantastic video, made from old tour footage from the 60's, is a love letter to Australian musicians on the road, past and present.

ON TOUR:
JUL
VIC

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Justin Walshe - Forever's Just Another Name     Folk, Alternative Country 25/07/2014
This is Justin Walshe's first solo release which shows the more idiosyncratic side to his unique songwriting with sparse production showcasing his rare turn of phrase and Rhyll Wilson's harmonies.
A metaphorical dance through time to a backdrop of homemade percussion and kazoos.

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JUL
WA

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Owen Rabbit - Police Car     Electronic, Pop 16/07/2014
Owen Rabbit is a singer, producer and multi-instrumentalist from Melbourne. With voice and a diverse blend of instrumentation, he creates textured and haunting electronica, performed live with a loop pedal.
Police Car is Owen Rabbit's debut single. Having been lauded as an artist to watch with his demos receiving rave reviews and airplay on Triple J Unearthed, Police Car see's Owen Rabbit validate this acclamation with a tune US Blog 'All Things Go' hailing as "music to get lost in".

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AUG
ACT/VIC/NSW/QLD

Emma Heeney - Virtual Friend     Rock, Pop 21/07/2014
Emma Heeney's second solo album After The Fireworks, produced by J. Walker (Paul Kelly, Clare Bowditch) is dark, sophisticated collection of songs that exhibits Heeney’s ability as an adept musician.
Punchy, poppy and guitar laden Virtual Friend is the first song to come of 'After The Fireworks'

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AUG/SEPT
SA/VIC/QLD

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Other tracks by Emma Heeney:  January  -  Between The Cracks
Russell Morris - Van Diemen's Land     Blues/Roots, Rock 19/07/2014
One of Australia’s best rock exports for the best part of fifty years, Russell Morris continues blazing a path with his latest albums becoming the most successful of his career.
The second in a trilogy celebrating Australian history, the record’s title track “Van Diemen’s Land” has been released as a stunning new video in the Tasmanian wilderness and is accompanied by a string of shows premiering the album live to fans around the country.

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AUG/SEPT
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD

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Meg Mac - Roll Up Your Sleeves     Pop, Soul, RnB 03/07/2014
Following her breakout Broods cover on Triple J Like A Version, Melbourne's Meg Mac presents her all new single “Roll Up Your Sleeves”.
The track was premiered by Richard Kingsmill on Triple J and picked up by HypeMachine’s most-followed blog Earmilk.

Earmilk "Great poise and commitment... Meg Mac's voice is sure to turn some heads"
The Line of Best Fit "a riveting example of the power of simplicity"

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SEPT
NSW/QLD/SA/VIC/WA

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The Mouldy Lovers - Six Foot Fences     Reggae/Dub, Ska, Punk 28/07/2014
The Mouldy Lovers are a genre-bending 7-piece band from Brisbane. Their music blends elements of ska, gypsy, punk and reggae, and is fast loud and raucous.
'Six Foot Fences' is the lead single off The Mouldy Lovers' newest release, 'Six Foot Fences/Ship Of Fools'. Recorded by Paulie Bromley at the Tanuki Lounge in West End, the track surpasses the quality of any of the band's recordings to date, while also capturing their signature energetic, genre-blending style.

ON TOUR:
AUG
ACT/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by The Mouldy Lovers:  Ship Of Fools
Symbolic Weapon - Headshot     Metal/Punk, Metal, Hardcore 24/07/2014
Symbolic Weapon - the four piece Groove Metal band, are a clear representation of that which is conjured in Brisbane’s underground Metal scene.
'Headshot' is one of the ten tracks that has been polished by the band over 5 years.

A metal fanatic would find elements of the song that is almost an epitome of all which would be found in their top collection from the late 80’s and early 90’s.

ON TOUR:
AUG/SEPT/OCT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Other tracks by Symbolic Weapon:  Dig Your Hole
Moses Gunn Collective - Shalala     Rock, Psychedelic 29/07/2014
Moses Gunn Collective is a 4-piece neo-psych band hailing from Brisbane, Australia.
A “blissed-out ode to death”.

Lush melodic grooves and a flurry of sonic colour that leaves hips and ankles trembling with delight.

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AUG
NSW/QLD

Marcia Hines - Remedy     Pop 25/07/2014
In a career spanning more than four decades, Marcia Hines as a recording artist, performer, song writer and television star, has left a unique imprint on Australian popular music.
Marcia Hines has enlisted the help of Russell Crowe, her superstar friend, to sing, star and direct her latest film clip for the new single “Remedy” from Marcia’s career-defining album “Amazing”.

ON TOUR:
JUL/AUG/SEPT
TAS/WA/SA/ACT/VIC/NSW/QLD

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Matt Angell - Are You Ready     Country, Alternative Country, Easy Listening, Atmospheric 01/09/2014
Matt Angell, an Independent singer/songwriter with a style that combines Blues, Roots and Alt Country. He likes things a little rough around the edges.
Title track from the album 'Are You Ready'. A dreamy reflective song about someone with the experience of hind sight, looking back and asking the question, to the listener. " Do you know what you have and are you prepared or ready to lose it, should there come a time".

ON TOUR:
OCT
WA

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Other tracks by Matt Angell:  Falling Down A Rainbow  -  Reasons
Draw - I'll Save You     Rock, Blues, Folk, Pop 30/07/2014
Hailing from within heart of Sydney, Draw began as a simple nod to Australia’s much-loved Lotto Jackpot Mega Draw.
I'll Save You captures the listener instantly with it's toe-tapping blues vibes. This track truly shows the diversity of this Sydney based 5-piece.

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SEPT/OCT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Miriam Lieberman - Summer time Again     Folk, Acoustic, African, Blues 01/08/2014
Miriam Lieberman’s music seamlessly blends African influences with blues and folk infused melodies. She accompanies her unmistakable voice Playing kora ( West African harp ) and guitar.
Summer time Again is a track from new album Birds of the Moon about the joyous return of summer. The song was written sung and played on guitar by Miriam Lieberman. She is joined by violinist Lara Goodridge, cellist Kate Adams and album producer Josh Schuberth on drums and bass.

ON TOUR:
AUG/SEPT
NT/VIC/NSW

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Other tracks by Miriam Lieberman:  Crack of Dawn  -  Varanasi
Amberdown - Disaster     Rock, Punk 05/08/2014
Expect a hard hitting foundation of smooth sexy riffs, tingling rock chords and catchy vocals you will no doubt be whispering under your breath minutes later.
Disaster starts off with a strong and deep base chord leading into soft and desperate vocals. Catchy beats and shout out lyrics ties the song together leaving a rhythm of foot tapping goodness.

ON TOUR:
NOV
SA/VIC/NSW

Other tracks by Amberdown:  All The Way  -  Miss Mediocrity
Singing For Humans - Walk Don't Run     Rock, Psychedelic, Pop 07/08/2014
'Walk Don't Run' is the lead single off the debut self titled EP from Melbourne band Singing For Humans and the follow up to debut single 'Judas Priest'.
'Walk Don’t Run', the lead single off the debut self-titled EP from Singing For Humans is a nod in the direction of 90’s greats such as ThePixies, Nada Surf and Ride. With its soaring chorus “won’t let you down this time around” a determined mission statement for the broken hearted.

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AUG/SEPT
VIC/NSW

The Bombay Royale - Henna Henna     World, Soundtrack (Film Related) 04/05/2014
The Bombay Royale, originators of vintage Bollywood inspired surf, spy, disco and funk, have unleashed its trademark sound and set off on an extraordinary musical safari.
Henna Henna is the lead single from "The Island of Dr Electrico", the follow up album to 2012's "You Me Bullets Love" - the album that delivered The Bombay Royale the EG Award for Best New Talent.

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SEPT/OCT/NOV
NSW/QLD/SA/TAS/VIS/WA

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Daily Meds - Behind The Radar     Hip Hop, Rap 07/08/2014
Critically acclaimed hip hop crew Daily Meds are back with the first single from upcoming second LP; follow up to their Australian Music Prize nominated debut record ‘Happy Daze’.
Blending politically-charged, rapid-flow lyricism, large bass-driven beats and up-front female vocals; Daily Meds have further solidified their unique, forward-thinking sound with a song that tells stories, demands answers and holds to account those who would seek to hold back honesty.

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AUG/SEPT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Sea Legs - Christopher Strong     Rock, Pop, Grunge, Garage 13/08/2014
Sea Legs are an indie pop rock act from Central Coast, NSW. They have toured the country relentlessly, secured media support and in turn have garnished favourable attention nationally.
Sea Legs yet again deliver another summer rock n roll anthem 'Christopher Strong'.

"This song has more hooks than a bait n tackle box mate."
- Rex Hunt

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NOV/DEC
NSW/QLD

Khristian Mizzi and the Sirens - End Of Time     Folk, Acoustic, Alternative Country 12/08/2014
Stirring and thought-provoking words sung with breath taking harmonies held aloft with a soulful soundscape
End of Time is a song written about staying true to one's life journey and putting faith in the notion that one's path follows us til the 'end of time'

ON TOUR:
SEPT/OCT
VIC/NSW

Other tracks by Khristian Mizzi and the Sirens:  Hollow Victory  -  Place of Peace
Stephen Cummings - Love is a hurting thing     Rock, Acoustic, Pop 13/08/2014
Stephen Cummings has made his mark as a musicians’ musician. This stage of the game, 2014 sees Stephen release his first album for three years, ‘Nothing to be frightened of’.
Cummings is accompanied by Shane O'Mara on guitars and organ on this moving opened from he 2014 release, Nothing to be frightened of.

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SEPT/OCT
ACT/SA/VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS

Kingswood - I Can Feel That You Don't Love Me     Rock, Blues 14/08/2014
'ICFTYDLM' is a change of pace for the band, with a sultry, slow burning intensity.
While Kingswood have carved out a name for themselves with energetic, thrashy anthems that still manages to capture moody blues influences with sing-along-soul choruses, ‘I Can Feel You Don’t Love Me’ is a change of pace for the band, with a sultry, slow burning intensity.

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AUG/SEPT/OCT
ACT/NSW/QLD/SA/VIC/WA

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The Royal Artillery - ACDC#     Blues/Roots, Blues, Garage 14/08/2014
The Royal Artillery are a heavy rocking Blues band with well executed technique and style, bringing a big sound to the table with authentic blues guitar bolstered by heavy grooves.
'ACDC#' wastes no time setting up an infectious groove that may generate sudden impulses to pull hair, inexplicable scratch marks and/or lipstick on your collar. This is 4:20 of crunching riffage with an emphasis on fuzzy low-mid-frequencies. See if you can tell where the guitar ends and the bass begins!

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AUG/SEPT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Miss Elm - Bitter Taste     Pop, Jazz, Folk 19/08/2014
Miss Elm is a quirky mixed bag group who have just the prescription for those wanting something refreshing in their music.
The track explores the bitterness of a jilted lover, a discarded relationship, and the feeling you get when somebody just walks away.

ON TOUR:
OCT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Lanks - Brave Man     Electronic, Atmospheric 02/09/2014
Lanks is the enigmatic solo electronic project of Melbourne musician, Will Cuming, playing freely with folk storytelling in the modern framework of electronic music.
A taste of what’s to come following the success of his first record, Brave Man offers a more refined sound, contrasting atmospheric synths with percussive guitars, and glitchy electronic drums with his distinctly laconic, effortless vocals.

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OCT/NOV
VIC/NSW/QLD

Francisco's Fortune - Magnetic Lines     Rock, Pop 27/08/2014
Francisco’s Fortune is the indie-rock brainchild of Sydney-based multi-instrumentalist and singer, Manik Mayadunne.
Songsmith Fransisco's Fortune has truly stunned listeners with this beautiful debut single. Featuring an intricately woven story line, accompanied by smooth Indie Rock hooks, and a soaring chorus, this track is set to launch Francisco's Fortune into the focus of many.

ON TOUR:
OCT/NOV
VIC/NSW/QLD

Mar Haze - Free Rider     Blues/Roots, Rock, Pop 26/08/2014
Sydney based Surf Rock/Roots outfit Mar Haze have established themselves as one of New South Wales standout up and comers, through their unique brand of Alternative Rock.
Beautifully crafted vintage guitar tones open up for a track that is guaranteed to make you move. Singer Kane Charles tells tales of melancholia through his soulfully rustic vocals, whilst a groove-filled rhythm section provides the listener enough ammunition to dance the night away. A true cracker!

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SEPT/OCT/NOV
VIC/NSW/QLD

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Pat Tierney - Love We're Looking For     Folk, Acoustic, Blues, Roots 29/08/2014
Never one to put himself in a musical box, Pat Tierney strives to deliver a fresh, eclectic sound wherever he plays. Pat has supported Mat McHugh, Sticky Fingers and Bonjah.
Pat Tierney's New Single Love We're Looking For is a track about the things we go through in order to find love! A hopeful, light and comforting song about the search for love.

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SEPT
NSW/QLD

Philly - We On Feat. Steven Motlop     Hip Hop, Australian Indigenous, RnB, Rap 30/08/2014
In August Philly won triple j’s Unearthed NIMA Competition. The following week We On ft Steven Motlop & produced by Momo [Diafrix] shot to No.5 on iTunes Hip Hop chart.
Featuring Steve Motlop [Geelong Cats] and produced by Momo [Diafrix], We On is the debut single by emerging Hip Hop artist Philly. An anthemic track, with positive lyrics We On boasts a catchy chorus that hooks you in. Perfect for lovers of Hip Hop. RnB, Indigenous musicians and the footy.

ON TOUR:
NOV
SA/VIC

Melody Moon - Bridges     Folk, Pop, Ambience 29/06/2014
A fresh breeze on the Australian alternative folk scene, Melody's songs capture the heart and lend it to passionate cello, violin, double bass, percussion and 3-part harmonies. A rare treat!
Ethereal vocals, 3-part harmonies, sparse percussion and indulging string sections with cello and double bass bowing. A powerful and beautifully stirring song.

ON TOUR:
SEPT/OCT/NOV
VIC/NSW

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Other tracks by Melody Moon:  Take Me  -  Out of the City (album version)
Wax Witches - Social Introvert     Rock, Grunge 28/03/2014
Wax Witches is the solo project from Bleeding Knees Club’s Alex Wall. Following on from ‘Celebrity Beatings' Wax Witches second album ‘Centre Of Your Universe’ is released Friday 4th July.
Social Introvert is the lead single from Wax Witches, (the solo project of Bleeding Knees Club frontman Alex Wall) second album "Centre Of Your Universe" out July 4th 2014

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SEPT/OCT
NSW/QLD/SA/VIC

Orphans Orphans - Lighten Up Your Day     Rock, Pop, Garage 02/09/2014
Brisbane-based creatives from Jungle Giants, Belligerents, Morning Harvey, Moses Gunn Collective, Last Dinosaurs & Millions creating a home for songs that didn't fit the mould of their other musical projects.
Lighten Up Your Day is the start of an exciting new way of writing for Lewis and Spencer. Lewis had been working on a new chord progression shortly after Orphans Orphans had been established. Spencer heard Lewis working on it added the vocals idea and the song was finished.

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SEPT/OCT
VIC/NSW/QLD

Carl Wockner - Forget About It     Country, Pop 03/09/2014
It only takes one listen to Carl’s songs for anyone to attest to his stellar songwriting abilities, but his live performance skills are what bring his musicianship to another level.
From the beautifully crafted debut album Crayon Days, Forget About It relates to having an argument with a loved one. It not only packs a punch with its powerful melody lines and chunky rhythm, but also showcases Carl’s vocal ability and stellar songwriting alongside the song’s co-writer Chaise Flanders.

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AUG/SEPT
VIC/NSW/QLD

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Jericco - Colour Outside The Lines     Rock, Metal, Grunge 03/09/2014
An encounter with ‘Jericco’ is designed to test the individual to the point of self reflection, by traversing a musical landscape that's treacherous, powerful, accessible and serene all at once.
Colour Outside the Lines is about hope and belief that through all that this life throws at us we stand together. Colour outside the lines is about an energy that travels through us!

ON TOUR:
OCT/NOV
ACT/NSW/SA/VIC/QLD