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I run shows, play music, write about music, buy music, listen to music etc etc Based in Melbourne, Australia.. i enjoy sharing what i like with others and it's my hope that you find something new to enjoy here. Welcome : )

DIYFS: Swords Down – A history of emo in Australia*

(*it’s also a great song by Purplene)

So here’s an answer for the question ’what bands should I start listening to?’ WITHOUT the judgement you’d expect from elite scenesters and keyboard warriors. Take it from someone who was around when these bands were, this is where you start. Continue reading DIYFS: Swords Down – A history of emo in Australia*

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Its the end of the year as we know it..

What a year.

What a huge year.

So many things happened, so much new ground, history and monumental changes. Also..a lot of sick music made it’s way to our earholes. I have collected what were the 10 most impacting releases that I spent time with over 2017.

They might not have been the biggest, most hyped or recognised releases across music media this year, it’s just my opinion. Continue reading Its the end of the year as we know it..

Dead Space – The Liquid Sky (2017)

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Black metal and post rock…not the most likely of bedfellows but the wizards in WA’s Dead Space have managed a coupling of unequalled clarity and smoothness. Not words you might expect to hear used in describing a band in this genre.

Don’t come expecting another ‘Deafheaven’ either. This is its own beast entirely. Continue reading Dead Space – The Liquid Sky (2017)