Tag Archives: Sydney

September 29

Du Tonc – a Nu-Disco delicacy!

It really does feel weird starting this post by saying: And AGAIN this next act is coming from the Land Down Under. If right now Australia was to sell all their musical talents their GDP would go sky-high. However, this statement does only partially apply for Du Tonc. Does the guy on the picture look […]

October 11

Cut Copy – where indietronica has its origin

Cut Copy is another Australian, indietronica experiment formed in 2001 which has experienced multiple band constellations. Founding member Dan Whitford initiated Cut Copy as a solo project for his DJ undertakings, after releasing the first EP “1981” Whitford got Bennet Foddy, Tom Hoey and Mitchell Scott on board to perfect the rows of the band. […]

July 16

Strange Talk – Melbournish Electropop

Another great Australian export, founded in 2010 their first EP followed one year later. Within very short time Strange Talk has managed to reach No1 of the Australian Billboard Charts; especially their videos on YouTube have been heavily consumed. The style of the band is said to be close to Passion Pit, Yeasayer or Phoenix though […]

July 08

The Holidays – guitar-heavy Indie at its best

If there is one country which would deserve the “producing awesome bands lately”-Award it is, without any doubt, Australia. The Holidays are a six-headed band from Sydney formed in late 2006. The band’s debut album “Post Paradise” earned countless awards back in Down Under such as the Australian Music Price or the Award for the […]