Scene Buzz: Osloh, Tkay Maidza, Moving Music

– Adelaide City Council has finally launched its Live Music Action Plan, officially stating its intentions and plans to support live music in our state’s capital city. We still need a bit of time to digest it all, but if you’d like a look for yourself, scroll down to page 195 here.

– Ambient live-electronica act […]

By |August 7th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Osloh, Tkay Maidza, Moving Music

Scene Buzz: The Killgirls, Mario Spate, Badcop, The Beards, Soundwave, The Cassandras

– Electro-Rockers THE KILLGIRLS have been fairly quiet of late. One would hope that’s due to working on new material but alas, it’s the sadder reason. “Life”, has unfortunately gotten in the way for many members. Vocalist and main songwriter MARIO SPATE continues on as BADCOP, with his latest song, One Million (feat. Francis P) […]

By |July 31st, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: The Killgirls, Mario Spate, Badcop, The Beards, Soundwave, The Cassandras

Scene Buzz: UBERfest, It’s A Hoax, Courtney Robb, Bad//Dreems

– Sure, BIG DAY OUT isn’t happening next year, but new festivals are popping up all the time. UBERfest happens at The Light Hotel this weekend, with dozens of local and touring acts, and the FOLLOW THE SUN festival comes to Glenelg on Sunday October 5, bringing Paul Dempsey, Bonjah, Dallas Frasca and more, including […]

By |July 24th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: UBERfest, It’s A Hoax, Courtney Robb, Bad//Dreems

Scene Buzz: N1 Records, Tkay Maidza, Big Sound

– Continuing her incredible break-out year, TKAY MAIDZA has launched a new single, U-huh, as well as announcing that she’s signed with Brisbane-based record label Dew Process. The new tune, a collaboration with local producer ELK, is officially released on Monday July 21, but you can stream it now at her Soundcloud page.

– Maidza, along […]

By |July 17th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: N1 Records, Tkay Maidza, Big Sound

Scene Buzz: Tom Redwood, Horror My Friend, Walking With Thieves

– Launched this week, LIVE AT THE PORT is a series of webisodes promoting live music and Port Adelaide. Each episode will feature Adelaide musicians performing original songs in various locations around the Port.The first episode features TOM REDWOOD, shot by Allison Chhorn and Mike Retter of local business Film Buff Central. Zen Publicity are […]

By |July 10th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Tom Redwood, Horror My Friend, Walking With Thieves

Scene Buzz: Big Day Out, WOMADelaide, Jade Monkey

– After the news came out yesterday that AJ Maddah had sold off his stake in BIG DAY OUT less than 12 months after buying into the nationally touring festival, everybody was immediately asking if that meant the 2015 edition wouldn’t happen. Early this morning, themusic.com.au reported exactly that, while themusicnetwork.com asked a bunch of […]

By |June 26th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Big Day Out, WOMADelaide, Jade Monkey

Scene Buzz: Nevrland, Jive, The Raging Serfs, Kelly Menhennett

– After three years of putting on weekly punk and hardcore parties at The Light Hotel, BLACK MARKET says goodbye this weekend. Fear not, however! They’ll be starting up at Enigma the following week, with a housewarming party featuring THE SKELETON CLUB, CASSIE O’GRADY and FILTHY WHITE INBREDS. Get all the info here.

– With that […]

By |June 12th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Nevrland, Jive, The Raging Serfs, Kelly Menhennett

Scene Buzz: The Shaolin Afronauts, British Robots, Beaver

– With eight days to go, THE SHAOLIN AFRONAUTS are closing in on their $15,000 crowdfunding target to help get them to the UK for Glastonbury Festival. The crowdfunding amount comes to only around a third of the total cost – touring a nine-piece band internationally isn’t cheap! At time of writing, they still need […]

By |June 5th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: The Shaolin Afronauts, British Robots, Beaver

Scene Buzz: Echo & The Empress, Diesel Witch, Auxilla

– Let’s kick off this week with a huge congrats to THE BEARDS: themusic.com.au reports their latest album has debuted at #2 on the Independent Albums chart. Great job, The Beards!

– Congrats also to ECHO & THE EMPRESS, who managed to raise over $4000 through crowdfunding to help them get to the UK to play Glastonbury […]

By |May 22nd, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Echo & The Empress, Diesel Witch, Auxilla

Scene Buzz: The Beards, The Germein Sisters, Jesse Davidson, The Rocketeers

– THE BEARDS visited Weekend Sunrise over the weekend to encourage the hosts to grow beards. They also performed their new single All The Bearded Ladies, with help from a few bearded ladies. Watch it here. They’re in the middle of a huge national tour to promote their new album, The Beard Album. Adelaide show […]

By |May 15th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: The Beards, The Germein Sisters, Jesse Davidson, The Rocketeers

Scene Buzz: Ross McHenry, The Gov, The Jam Room

– ARIA-nominated producer, composer and bassist ROSS MCHENRY is set to play the renowned Melbourne International Jazz Festival in June. Performing with his Future Ensemble project, Ross is the only South Australian based artist in this year’s program, which includes internationally renowned jazz artists Chick Corea, Gary Burton and Charles Lloyd’s Sky Trio amongst many […]

By |May 8th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Ross McHenry, The Gov, The Jam Room

Scene Buzz: World Wild, Slick Arnold, Jimmy & The Mirrors

– THE GERMEIN SISTERS have taken off on a tour around New Zealand – their first of what will no-doubt be many. With 10 gigs happening over 17 days, it’s gonna be a busy couple of weeks, though that’s nothing new to them. They’ve already spent all of April touring across Australia too. The Germein […]

By |May 1st, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: World Wild, Slick Arnold, Jimmy & The Mirrors

Scene Buzz: The Timbers, Glass Skies, Problems, Northern Sound System

– You can’t get a copy of the debut album from THE TIMBERS until May 1, but you can stream the whole thing from today, thanks to RIP IT UP. Check it out here, and mark May 17 in your diaries for the launch party at The Jade.
– Psych-rockers GLASS SKIES have just released a […]

By |April 24th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: The Timbers, Glass Skies, Problems, Northern Sound System

Scene Buzz: How Green, Cabin Cults, Saskwatch

– The Easter long weekend is coming up, and that means it’s nearly time for BLENHEIM MUSIC AND CAMPING FESTIVALl. Featuring exciting touring headliners SASKWATCH and THE WOOHOO REVUE, the popular Clare Valley festival also hosts a huge list of local legends including THE TIMBERS, IRIE KNIGHTS, MAX SAVAGE & THE FALSE IDOLS, GOD GOD […]

By |April 17th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: How Green, Cabin Cults, Saskwatch

Scene Buzz: Steering By Stars, Format Records, The Honey Pies

– With a note on Facebook, STEERING BY STARS have announced they’re calling it a day. Maybe it’s not all that surprising with half the band living interstate now, but it’s still a shame to hear the news made official. Across two albums, the atmospheric post-rock act has been a huge influence on many local […]

By |March 13th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Steering By Stars, Format Records, The Honey Pies

Scene Buzz: Funkoars, Fell At Ten, Bill Parton Trio

– MASSIVE congrats to FUNKOARS, with their new EP ‘Dawn Of The Head’ debuting at #18 on the AIRA Album charts! The EP hits #3 on the ARIA Urban Albums chart, sitting happily between Beyonce and Eminem. They’ve also released footage of a 20+ MC cypher filmed by Soundpond.net from their launch at The Gov. […]

By |March 6th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Funkoars, Fell At Ten, Bill Parton Trio

Scene Buzz: Ride Into The Sun, Sincerely, Grizzly, Ice On Mercury

– Congrats to SA’s six finalists in the International Songwriting Contest: Georgia Germein (GERMEIN SISTERS), Nick Deegan (GALLEON), LOREN KATE, Skye Lockwood/Beth Keogh(ECHO & THE EMPRESS), David Nottage/William Parton (BILL PARTON TRIO). Best of luck against the rest of the world!

– Congrats also to BRILLIG, who managed to sell out their entire season of The […]

By |February 27th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Ride Into The Sun, Sincerely, Grizzly, Ice On Mercury

Scene Buzz: Australia Day countdowns, Arts Feast, Stock Exchange, Squeaker

– To many of us, Australia Day means radio countdowns. triple j’s Hottest 100 is touted as “the world’s biggest musical democracy”, attracting more than a million votes from around the world. Tune in from 10:30am on Sunday January 26. Adelaide station THREE D holds its annual countdown of their Top 100+1 most-played songs the day […]

By |January 23rd, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Australia Day countdowns, Arts Feast, Stock Exchange, Squeaker

Scene Buzz: Lady Stangelove/Glass Skies, TIL The Break, Pilotfest

– From the ashes of LADY STRANGELOVE comes GLASS SKIES. Featuring two members of the now-defunct psychedelic act, Glass Skies have officially released their first single, “Highway”. Taking a bit more of a pop route than what they were previously known for, the three-minute tune still packs plenty of punch and serves as a perfect opportunity for Josh […]

By |January 16th, 2014|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scene Buzz: Lady Stangelove/Glass Skies, TIL The Break, Pilotfest