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Jack R. Reilly - Who Can Say?     Rock, Easy Listening, Pop 08/08/2019
Ever the expert at turning life's intricacies into captivating and relatable tunes, Sydney's Jack R. Reilly is not shy about embracing dialectics in music and life experience in his songwriting.
'Who Can Say?' is driving, introspective and overall defiant. Introduced with gentle vocals, which climb with insistence,, listeners will be taken on an odyssey of wonder, perseverance and clarity. "It's an exploration of mindfulness. I wanted to communicate the idea that self awareness is a long process and can sometimes be a frustrating one."

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Mylk - Not My Fault     Rock, Pop, Grunge 08/08/2019
Mylk is a 4 piece alternative rock band based in Melbourne producing an eclectic sound that has been compared to a mixture of The Pixies & Kings of Leon.
Not My Fault is an upbeat, memorable song that has a catchy chorus that will get stuck in your head. The punchy drums and guitars are matched by a melodic yet gravelly vocal line and the track is sure to get you moving.

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Repeat Script - Stay Awake     Rock, Acoustic, Pop, Punk 08/08/2019
Stu Watts' (The Playbook, The Spinset) emo-rock solo project.
An acoustic centric song that resembles a mash-up of Oasis, Death Cab For Cutie and Coldplay.

Samsaruh - Glory Days     Rock, Pop 08/08/2019
The enigmatic Melbourne artist Samsaruh is on everyones lips after hitting the number one played spot on triple j with her debut releases.
"I’m trying to reach eternal happiness, at the end of the day that’s the only thing that matters and so I have come to the conclusion that we only have one life and people are constantly worried about being extra cautious and wrap everything in bubble wrap to ensure we live our longest life and I think that’s wrong."

Other tracks by Samsaruh:  I Guess That Makes Two  -  Crash Boom Pow!
The Howling Fog - The Needle's Falling     Rock, Psychedelic, Atmospheric 08/08/2019
The Howling Fog are a psych-shoegaze band from Adelaide. The band bleeds together washed guitar noise with haunting vocal melodies and produces a blend of swirling reverb-drenched sounds.
'The Needle's Falling' is a swirling melange of overdriven guitars and oscillating delays, with themes of identity, circumstance, and post-modern living.

Tiny Castle - Composure     Rock 08/08/2019
Tiny Castle are an emerging four-piece band from Brisbane, with James Walker (Vocals and Guitar), Will Rowles (Bass and Vocals), Ben Goulter (Keys and Guitar) and Chris Trupp on Drums.
Sharp yet delicate, ‘Composure’ marks a new chapter for Tiny Castle, both in instrumentation and lyrically. Recognising the wrongs in their life and searching for a solution to make it out of the tough times, drummer Chris Trupp explains, “'Composure' isn’t a soundtrack for the down and out, but maybe a helping hand along the way.”

YEEVS - Can't Be Seen     Rock, Folk 08/08/2019
Since the band’s inception in 2015, YEEVS have become a captivating force on Sydney’s indie scene; emotive live shows positioning the band as ones to watch on the East Coast
The urgency of the single springs forth instantly in Bradley Cork’s distinguishable vocals, while the percussion and rhythmic progressions mirror the punch packing music by the likes of Boy & Bear, Modest Mouse and The Teskey Brothers; ‘Can’t Be Seen’, exemplary of the band’s spirited approach to producing music.

Flickertail - Right Behind The Eyes     Rock, Garage 06/08/2019
Inner West, Sydney's Flickertail play guitar fuelled rock and roll exactly the way it's supposed to be played. Drawing inspiration from the likes of Thin Lizzy, The Darkness and Oasis
With its pounding drums and twin guitars that evoke Thin Lizzy and the distinctive Aussie snarl of frontman of Liam Whelan, Right Behind The Eyes is a classic Aussie/Irish rock and roll song they way they used to sound like! Big chorus, big guitars and big attitude.

The Shambolics - Don't You Want A Bit More     Rock, Alternative Country, Garage 06/08/2019
THE SHAMBOLICS are a surf rock band from the Gold Coast Matt, Brad, Sam and Asho are 4 piece that rehearse in the bush.
The first single "A Life Thing" was released in May 2018 followed by headline shows on the Gold Coast, Brisbane and Byron Bay. THE SHAMBOLICS have played dozens of shows including sharing the stage with You Am I, Troy Cassar Daly & Screamfeeder and are launching the album in September/October.

Toxic Bears - Experimental     Rock, Garage, Experimental 05/08/2019
Toxic Bears are an avant garage, experimental punk band out of Brisbane. Their music ranges from melodic hardcore to funk, jazz and Latin-infused garage rock.
Pills, thrills, and kills. Experimental delves into a variety of altered states enabled by the wonders of science and technology. Warning: altered states may have side effects.

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All Sparks Burn Out - Seconds Like Days     Rock, Garage, Grunge, Punk 02/08/2019
Sydney based shoegaze noise-rock band with a love of noise, guitar layers and fuzz.
Guest vocals from Kelly Hanlon from Brisbane bands Terra Pines and Deafcult. Layers of guitar noise in short sharp song.

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Other tracks by All Sparks Burn Out:  Trip Over Traps  -  Sunspots
CLEWS - Hollywood     Rock 02/08/2019
From the South Coast of NSW, Lily and Grace Richardson grew up with music and learned to sing and harmonise with their Mother.
A beautiful, melodic autobiographical insight into the growing pains felt during the transition between youth and adulthood. Grace comments, “‘Hollywood’ describes feeling so small that you end up making yourself invisible. It is full of self-fulfilling prophecies, and the common theme of feeling strongest when you're alone. It's a lot about what forces act on us to change our personalities.”

Eliza & The Delusionals - Pull Apart Heart     Rock 02/08/2019
Eliza & The Delusionals are one of the most exciting groups to emerge from the Gold Coast.
Eliza & The Delusionals have released an emotive new track, Pull Apart Heart, out today.

From Eliza - "I wrote Pull Apart Heart whilst I was going through a really rough time - there were lots of changes happening around me in all different parts of my life and I just felt so emotionally exhausted and vulnerable."

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Excuse for an Exit - Take Me Out     Rock, Pop 02/08/2019
An equal gendered, 4-piece rock band here to rock your ears with a blend of pop, rock, alternative emo elements
An upbeat, party track heralding sounds from the late and modern era of pop/punk/rock. This song follows a person who is eager to get the work week over and take advantage of the weekend ahead.

Jarvie - Thank You     Rock, Pop 02/08/2019
Electronic producer, turned sound engineer, turned one man band. Worked out alright.
It's a nice track about being grateful to equally happy and melancholy music. People seemed to like this one. I think it made them feel nice.

Other tracks by Jarvie:  Kitty Cat Kelamine
JD McNair - Like a Hurricane     Rock, Country, Folk, Pop 02/08/2019
An up and coming Alt Country songwriter, JD McNair has just released his debut EP, 'Any Day Now', a set of songs with lush instrumentation and thoughtful lyrics.
An upbeat, catchy rocker with emotional heft and a huge, sing-along chorus, Like a Hurricane has already become a signature tune for JD McNair. Released as a single, it is also a big live favourite.

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Other tracks by JD McNair:  Edge of Suffering
Joshua Batten - Hollywood Blues     Rock, Blues, Roots 02/08/2019
Joshua Batten is a modern-day troubadour, using music as his language to connect with his audience. Drawing on experience, his music provides both escape and perspective in a complex world.
Hollywood Blues is a storytelling song but it’s also a rock’n’roll song. It’s kind of an ideal song for me, with all the elements I love in a song. The lyrics are about trying to live the life that other people are living.

LEFT SIDE FILTER - La La La     Rock, Grunge 02/08/2019
LEFT SIDE FILTER are a three piece alternate rock trio from the south coast of NSW whom have a very specific 90's grunge meets Neil Young vibe.
LSF's new single 'La La La' is a hard hitting love song about the special woman in the music industry that's music leaves us all in admiration. Reminiscent of a mid 90's indie rock track, LEFT SIDE FILTER's new single is both energetic, fun and catchy wrapped up in big distorted and fuzzy guitar sounds.

Lost Talk - Igloo     Rock 02/08/2019
Lost Talk's strong and intense take on noise rock and punk suggests influences from innovative acts like X-Ray Spex and Sonic Youth" - Destroy//Exist
Igloo, powerful, female fronted noise rock is reminiscent of the UK / US post punk / new wave movement.

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Other tracks by Lost Talk:  Squab  -  Enter the Muskrat
loulou - Photosynthesis     Rock, Garage, Psychedelic, Pop 02/08/2019
Brisbane newcomers 'loulou' create 80s tinged garage pop that is sad yet optimistic.
"Photosynthesis" is a love song written for your fellow human being. A plea for tenderness, a departure from resentment, and a shred of positivity in an ever-divisive world.