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NTL Landmarks - Phased     Rock, Psychedelic, Garage, Pop 24/04/2019
NTL Landmarks is a three-piece "cry-rock" band from Newcastle; creating some washed out, songwriter focused indie rock gems.
'Phased' is the new single from NTL Landmarks. Taking a more upbeat route on this track, the band explores the paralytic anxieties of decision making; how even going for something your really want can fill you with dread. Lots of washed out guitars and hooky choruses that call to mind bands like Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever and Fountanieer

Once A Runner - Dappled Lights     Rock, Britpop, Pop 24/04/2019
Once a Runner are an indie band from Melbourne who have just finished recording their debut album "The Wilderness",
Dappled Light, the second track to be lifted from our forthcoming album ‘The Wilderness’. Two minutes and fifty seconds of jangly, sun drenched indie guitar splendor that hints at summers past.

Psychic Sun - Backfire     Rock, Grunge, Psychedelic, Retro 24/04/2019
Psychic Sun are a Wollongong based rock band that blend psyche-based textures with supercharged fuzz, creating a unique sound and live performance style.
Wollongong psych rock band Psychic Sun hit it hard with new single 'Backfire', a blistering tune laced with fuzzed-out rock'n'roll. The track starts with a bluesy groove, accelerating into a raucous stomp and ends in a wall of thick dirty tones, showing why Psychic Sun have become a solid recording and live act in the Australian independent music scene.

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Robert Forster - Remain     Rock 24/04/2019
Robert Forster is an Australian singer-songwriter, best known for his work with songwriting partner Grant McLennan, with whom he co-founded The Go-Betweens.
'Remain' is taken from Robert Forster's recent album 'Inferno'

'Inferno' showcases all we know and love about Robert Forster. Relentless, playful piano stabs, deliciously gritty guitar tones and an unmistakable vocal.

Soaking Wet Strangers - What Ya Sayin     Rock, Garage, Grunge, Punk 24/04/2019
Four blokes from Perth dedicated to bringing some of the best new Garage rock to YOU.
"What Yas Sayin" is the debut single by Perth rockers Soaking Wet Strangers, this track tackles issues of rebellion, youth angst and a general distrust of authority, "when you're young it's ugly" offers frontman Jake Sloss on the subject.

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Sunfruits - All I Want     Rock, Psychedelic, Pop, Psychedelic 24/04/2019
Sunfruits are a 60s pop/psych pop band from Melbourne. Founded by Winter McQuinn (IV League, Culte) members include Acacia Coates (Slush), Shelby De Fazio (Bad Bangs, Gene Argiro.
The band’s first single “All I Want” is a fun, positively jammy psych track that captures the bands relaxed attitude yet tight core and tasteful melodies. “All I Want” describes humanity’s addiction to material possessions, and their disregard of the consequences of consumerism.

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The Hundy Pers - Not Quite There     Rock 24/04/2019
Morphed from Sydney’s southern beaches, the Hundy Pers know how to provide the soundtrack to the best years of your life.
Their latest single, ‘Not Quite There’, exudes that feeling of being young and carefree among the uncertainties of life. The stirring build-up and infectious instrumentation will have you ready to belt the huge chorus as you sing along to the powerful and heartfelt lyrics.

Sachet - Kaleidoscope Museum     Rock, Pop, Psychedelic, Garage 23/04/2019
Fuzzed out melody-makers of the Sydney underground. Gearing up for album #2.
Track 5 from forthcoming album.

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CHRIS ERICSSON AND THE EXISTENTIALISTS - JUST GOT BACK FROM AN EGO TRIP     Rock 22/04/2019
Existential introspection stripped back to its essence. Performances like quicksilver. Open your ears your eyes & your mind. A master lyricist & sonic architect. overtures that hit like a light
I was dudded for payment at a gig in the far north of my state and came down with laryngitis to boot. Wrote Ego Trip in the days following as a form of catharsis while still under the effects. I love the raw and plaintive quality of the recording and hope you can hear it and appreciate it as well.

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Other tracks by CHRIS ERICSSON AND THE EXISTENTIALISTS:  #43  -  TOUCHSTONE HEART
Last Days of Kali - Kitsune     Rock, Instrumental, Experimental, Psychedelic 22/04/2019
Post rock hypnosis through a cascading waterfall of broken stained glass.
Indie doom purveyors Last Days of Kali have released “Kitsune” (pron. Kit-sue-neh). Hypnotic and dreamy, “Kitsune” lulls you in to a false sense of security before descending into a murky nightmare.

Kim (guitar): “I love Japanese folklore, specifically foxes. Kitsune are smart with paranormal abilities, who can be divine, mischievous or even downright malevolent. We hoped to capture this complexity.”

The Med Heads - Galuchat Femme     Rock, Blues, Psychedelic, Punk 22/04/2019
The Med Heads are your human friends. Be wary of robots.
The story of a man and a stingray.

Other tracks by The Med Heads:  Charon's Pleasure Cruise  -  Blah Bwah
So Fox - Lover's Side     Rock, Pop, Grunge, Britpop 20/04/2019
A Melbourne duo with indie rock roots, So Fox blends genres with soul influenced vocals, pop synthesizers and bluesy guitar riffs. Lyrics for pessimistic people, and melodies to dance too.
A song about not needing to be in love. A contentedness and selfish pleasure in being single, with maybe just a hint of jealousy. Dave Ruby Howe of Triple J described the track as having a "taut swagger". The bluesy guitars mixed with ambient synthesizers to create a tension that captures the listener.

Other tracks by So Fox:  St Pete  -  Agree With You
Electric Zebra - It's A Lot     Rock, Garage, Punk, Pop 19/04/2019
Born in four different countries, Daniel (drums) played saxophone, Adam (guitar) played flute. Kesh (bass) played nothing and Keelan (vocals) didn't sing. Seems EZ are doing things their own way.
"It's A Lot" describes the feeling of looking for something to fill a void left by someone else, but eventually coming to the conclusion that the person you're missing so much probably wasn't that good to begin with.

The Ransom Family - Same Old     Rock, Garage, Punk 19/04/2019
The Ransom Family, as the name implies, are a Family band, containing three siblings from Melbourne's Dandenong Ranges. Inspired by 70’s punk, 90’s grunge and 00’s garage rock.
‘Same Old’ is a raw and impassioned garage punk track, featuring loud guitars, and a fuzzed out vocal performance. Short, fast and loud, a strong first showing from a fresh new band.

FIction Writer - Shooting Up My Spine     Rock 18/04/2019
Sydney-based outfit Fiction Writer takes squished guitars, sizzling hats and belting drums and mince them through a propulsive sound.
Fiction Writer frontman Gideon Bensen co-produced 'Shooting Up My Spine' with Wade Keighran (Polish Club/Wolf & Cub).Inspired by the sounds of Queens of the Stone Age and Death From Above, alongside an undercurrent of 90’s British trip hop, Fiction Writer meld Bensen’s distinctive, crooning vocals over the top of a melting pot of soundscapes.

Fierce Mild - No Sense     Rock, Experimental, Atmospheric, Psychedelic 18/04/2019
Fierce Mild are a group that draws from cinema, visual art and Australian history, as much as any musical influences, to craft their intricate brand of Post-Electro Cinematic Art Rock.
Drawing from the emotional turmoil of losing a close friend, the song explores the trading of death and life as lead singer.

NIGHTCLIFF - Squeezing Time     Rock, Rock 18/04/2019
4 piece Classic Rock Covers Band that has written and recorded an EP 4 songs Looking for recognition and consequently more live work locally in and around Darwin
A catchy Rockt tune .

Other tracks by NIGHTCLIFF:  Eager Child  -  Not so Blue
Party Pest - Happy Man     Rock, Punk, Garage, Pop 18/04/2019
Post-punk, fun-time, gal-pals formed Party Pest in Melbourne in 2017, and launch their debut 7" on May 24 via Psychic Hysteria. It's not a party without a pest!
The A-side of Party Pest's debut 7"!

Other tracks by Party Pest:  I Can Do Better
Sturm - Get My Wings     Rock, Pop 18/04/2019
In an era where DJs set the trends and reality TV stars follow them, Sturm is out to prove there is still a place for a man and his guitar.
Get My Wings is written from the perspective of someone who is largely alone, has little going for them in their lives and is desperate to get off the mat, but he can't do it alone. Ultimately he needs the support of a society that has largely left him for dead.

Blood Bank - Shadow Boxing     Rock, Punk, Grunge 17/04/2019
Blood Bank is a five piece Indie-Post Punk outfit from Brisbane, Australia. Meeting during high school, the band formed in late 2016 and immediately began writing original material.
The inspiration for "Shadow Boxing" came from a bad breakup and vocalist Sam says "Shadow Boxing is a song we wrote about bad decision making and avoiding tackling things head on. In my life, I’ve seen people do the wrong thing knowingly and then avoid facing the consequences of their own actions."