Month: February 2018

This Week (26 Feb – 4 Mar): Top 10 Brissie Gigs For $10

The Winter Olympics are done and dusted and summer sports have wrapped up on free-to-air TV. Don’t despair though, you’ve got ten excuses to get out and about in the last week of summer, with these hot gigs happening in Brisbane this week! THURSDAY, 1 MARCH WHISKY GRINN EP LAUNCH @ GREASER BAR   What: Whisky Grinn EP Launch When & Where: Thursday, 1 March @ Greaser Bar from 9PM Genre: Indie, rock Cost: FREE. More event info HERE. Whisky Grinn is a brand new act from Brisbane blending blues, rock n roll and funk. They’re launching their new...

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Premiere: The Duke Blurs Lines Of Love In Epic New Single ‘Trouble’

In a world of mass production, where everything is crafted for consumerism and short attention spans, Brisbane psychedelic troubadour, The Duke, breaks the mould, skilfully grabbing and holding our attention on his epic 9-minute long sophomore single, Trouble. Whereas previous single Summer Rain, gave nod to blues influences, Trouble is a psychedelic trip you can move to, with a retro 1960s groove. Produced by Dan Frizza (Daniel Johns, Peter Garret, Justin Bieber), Trouble was written while The Duke was shacked up house-sitting an empty mansion, a space he says inspired his mind to wander. The result? A questioning love...

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Premiere: Huntington’s Sensual Debut Music Video ‘Lone Tree’

With crooning harmonies and melodies that sweep you off your feet, Huntington’s latest single Lone Tree is a sensual, soft-rock awakening. The title track from their debut EP, out 9 March, Lone Tree continues the band’s signature ambient sound, which front man Kyle Morley says they’ll be moving away from slightly in future releases. One of the first songs the band wrote together, Lone Tree explores feelings of tension and release. “With Lone Tree I felt this vibe – a kind of frustration and pressure release in the music that I wanted to honour lyrically. To me, the song...

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Premiere: Noralyn’s Free Spirited New Single ‘Rebel Heart’

With a strong rhythm and free-spirited attitude, Noralyn’s new single Rebel Heart is a call to arms to live your life with purpose. Following the release of her debut EP Mercy In Madness last year, Rebel Heart is the first track to be released from Noralyn’s forthcoming sophomore EP, due out mid-2018. A pop-laden tune that gives nod to her previous work, Rebel Heart is also inspired by dance beats, with the songstress eager to create an upbeat piece that would incite joy, and perhaps a rebellious streak, in listeners. “Rebel Heart is a song about finding my purpose...

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Premiere: Eli Dooner Explores Life’s Pathways On Debut EP ‘Masonry’

Just like the yellow brick road, Eli Dooner’s debut EP Masonry is a guide; a sonic map for those crossroad moments in life. Taking inspiration from the likes of Vance Joy, Ben Howard and Bon Iver, the tracks on Masonry evolve and captivate, with a soft, acoustic backdrop of warm tones allowing Eli’s striking voice and insightful lyrics to take listeners on a journey through the intricacies of life’s possibilities. “Masonry, the track and the EP, identifies the myriad of pathways one can take in life,” said Eli. “Some pathways are born from duty while others are dreamy and...

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