New song: Body Type – Uma

We enjoyed Body Type’s latest single ‘Free to Air’ so much that it earned a well-deserved spot in our 15 favourite songs from April. Now the Sydney quartet are back with the latest single from their new EP, which lands tomorrow (May 3). Well trained in the art of writing an infectious riff or two, […]

New song: Slow Mass – Siren

Before Thursday I knew absolutely nothing of Slow Mass. California band Club Night – who incidentally I love – dropped a tweet saying ‘THIS SONG IS CRUSHING ME’ into the great void with a link to Slow Mass’ ‘Siren.’ Without that post, myself and no doubt plenty of others would never have heard of Slow […]

Premiere: Miyha – Palm Trees

I fall in love with new songs every day but some songs ascend to an echelon above even that. Miyha’s ‘Palm Trees’ is comfortably in that upper echelon, the kind of song where you get a minute into it and an internal or even external ‘oh my god, this is good’ comes flying out of […]

New song: Porridge Radio – Give / Take

Last April I set out to see Florist – all praise the glory of Emily A Sprague – with absolutely no knowledge of the support act that night, though I did like their name, Porridge Radio. The performance was true of the origins of the act as it was simply the effervescent Dana Margolin performing […]