Author: Raimy-Rose

Better Than Netflix: QLD’s Musical Girl Gang

We already know there’s no shortage of musical talent in Queensland, and when it comes to female acts, there’s an abundance of ladies absolutely #slaying. From electronic trailblazers to sassy country soloists, women in music are smashing the glass ceiling one terrific tune at a time. Feast your eyes on these seven superb music videos released by female acts over the past few months for a (small) snapshot of the QLD music girl gang. SHUT UP – LALKA (ELECTRONIC) Created by an all-female team, LALKA’s new song seeps feminist power. The video knocks a powerful punch full of experimental...

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Review: Experience New Heights On Chelsea Jyles’ Debut EP ‘Never Land’

After learning to play the guitar at 15 and first entering a recording studio at age 16, pop songstress Chelsea Jyles is ready to share her music with the world on debut EP Never Land, released last month. A ball of talent, Chelsea not only writes and sings, she also plays the role of Producer on the EP, resulting in a record coated with passion, talent, and utmost devotion. Never Land starts with the insanely addictive and incredibly strong opening track, One Good Thing, a song those who’ve ever been deeply in love, will really feel. Next up is...

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Review: Sink Into Love On Boatkeeper’s New EP ‘Vessels’

After amassing over 1 million Spotify plays on their debut EP, Brisbane folk-rockers Boatkeeper return with their brand new record, Vessels, – a folk hit that’ll tingle your nerves with delight. Not one to shy away from genre diversity. Boatkeeper breathe personality and flair into each song on Vessels, giving each a life of its own. “We knew we had six very different sounding songs, having a folk, alternative, roots, folk-rock, pop and another folk song.  We wanted the EP to be diverse and not pigeon hole our genre. With the assistance of our producer, Govinda Doyle (Angus & Julia Stone,...

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Review: Step Into Equality With The Ironing Maidens Debut EP ‘Electro House Wife’

As if turning a cruel stereotype into a piece of art wasn’t enough, award-winning electronic duo, The Ironing Maidens, are rocking inventive sounds and inspirational girl power on their debut EP, Electro House Wife, released 1 June. Ingeniously converting irons and ironing boards into electronic instruments, The Ironing Maidens’ (comprising of Melania Jack and Patty Preece) mix of 1950’s reality, and riveting music, creates songs that scream to be heard. The EP opens with Composers of the Future, a spacy and almost unnerving track that draws you in for the ride before settling into a more relaxing tune in...

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Jingles For Your Jungle Love Festival Roadtrip

From 30 November to 2 December, Imbil on the Sunshine Coast will come alive with rocking music and fantastical energy as Jungle Love Festival kicks off their fourth year bigger and better than ever. With Jungle Love running for three days this year, there’s even more acts to see. So if you haven’t joined the Jungle Love party yet but are heading there for the weekend, here’s our top tunes to keep you company on your roadtrip! Stuck In The Mud – LeSuits | LISTEN HERE | Stuck In The Mud is a crazy mix of funk-rock featuring jazz like elements...

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