Author: MIMM

Premiere: Kyle Morley Recalls Lost Love On Debut Single ‘Atlantic Winter Cruise’

Holiday romances that fizzle out, sliding doors moments that change paths and star-crossed love; at some point in time we all lose love.  It’s these token moments Kyle Morley immortalises in his debut single Atlantic Winter Cruise. Inspired sonically by the likes of Husky, Holy Holy and Foals, Atlantic Winter Cruise is both mournful and magical; pensive yet hopeful. As Kyle recalls his own experience of lost love, he transports listeners back in time and evokes within them, their own nostalgic journey. “Atlantic Winter Cruise is very much a failed love song about a girl I was seeing from...

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Premiere: Silence The Sun Hold Up A Mirror To Life In ‘Fault Line’ Music Video

Showcasing the special moments of three very different people in one location (Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley), Silence The Sun’s latest single and accompanying music video Fault Line captures the light and shade of everyday life. The follow up single to 2016’s Faceless, Fault Line retains the band’s signature prog-rock sound, providing another glimpse of what’s to come on their debut album Sailing Empty Streets, which drops in September. Mixing loud and brash elements with mellow “introverted” sections, Fault Line tells a story many will relate to. “Fault Line is about the fact that everyone at some stage of their life walks a fine line where things feel...

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Exclusive: Hayley Marsten Details Sophomore EP ‘Lonestar’ Track-By-Track

Queensland country sweetheart Hayley Marsten may be releasing her sophomore EP Lonestar tomorrow, but this record ain’t no second fiddle. Charting her experiences over the past two years – from moving out of home, going to university and furthering her career as a singer-songwriter – Lonestar is a musical memoir that picks up where her last record, 2015’s Even, left off. “Lonestar is very different to Even – I was an angry 19 year old when I wrote my first record and now I’m more level-headed. While there are still some sassy songs on there, there’s also a love song and personal pieces I wasn’t brave enough to release before,” said Hayley. Hayley...

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Brisbane Launches ‘The Next MTV’

On a mission to create the next MTV, On Song Australia is putting homegrown singer-songwriters front and centre in their new television series, which begins filming in Brisbane this Saturday 3 June. The brainchild of music veteran Ken Kunin and Entrepreneur Keith Blair, On Song Australia is not your typical talent show. Tired of karaoke-driven singing shows, the pair set out to create a genuine, performance-based documentary series where songwriters of all ages could share their original material with music lovers worldwide. “On Song Australia as a concept comes down to the artistry of singer-songwriters. Too much of music...

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Fresh Faces: Mayhem For Mary

In most alternative-rock outfits, guitars are a cornerstone sound. For Brisbane rockers Mayhem For Mary though, it’s the absence of guitar that keeps their music inventive and interesting. Starting out in 2014 as a standard four-piece consisting of vocals, bass, guitar and drums, the band parted ways with their guitarist in 2015. Unable to find a suitable replacement, they took a break from performing to refine their sound as a three-piece. “The decision to continue playing without a guitarist was a real turning point for us,” said band spokesperson Wes Pollington. “Taking guitar out of the equation has given...

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