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‘The Long Weekender’ live stream announced featuring Alex Lahey, Alice Skye, Courtney Barnett + more

Hallmarking its continuing support for the live arts sector, the Victorian Government this afternoon announced ‘The Long Weekender’ and a $360 000 injection of additional funding towards artists and festival organisers via the delivery of six hours of Victorian music from 12pm on the 14th of June.


#TrustedForTaste Best Songs of The Week — June 11th

Each week, we receive countless submissions of exciting new music, so we’ll be taking you through a weekly wrap up of all our favourite new tunes every Friday called #TrustedForTaste.


X CLUB. impress again with frenetic, turbo-charged ‘Active Denial Systems’ EP

Hot on the heels of a raucous tour which included multiple sold out dates and two epic warehouse raves in their home of Meanjin/Brisbane, our favourite turbo duo X CLUB.


Luen releases new track ahead of Sydney headline show this Friday

Fresh off the back of her stellar Boiler Room set, Bundjalung/North Coast based DJ and producer Luen has given us another taste into her sonic universe, by way of ‘Meow’.


Tyler, The Creator has started to tease his new album

LA based, rapper, artist, designer, brand owner, actor and hero, Tyler, the Creator, has begun to tease his forthcoming record.


The simulation gets weirder, Mark Zuckerberg does archery to JessB

Mercury is well and truely in retrograde, with the some weird shit going on.


Squidgenini finds liberation in intimacy with stellar debut ‘SQUID’

Meanjin/Brisbane producer and artist Squidgenini has finally unleashed her debut record, aptly titled SQUID.


Promoter super group relaunch Community Chest for 2021

Oh baby Community Chest is back.


Hyfe chats becoming a DJ, running a publication and being a multidisciplinary designer

Alex Stevenson is a name in Sydney/Eora that does not get enough credit.

Hometown Guide

Godlands takes us through her favourite places in Adelaide

Last week, Adelaide based producer and self proclaimed hell-raiser Godlands released her brand new EP, ‘Ready 2 Rage’.


Tkay Maidza announces forthcoming EP and shares new single, ‘Cashmere’

Tkay Maidza is achieving icon status.


Bizarro, Heavenly and SHED combine for Pandaemonium, a multi level rave

Parties are coming through thick and fast in Warrane/Sydney, with promoters levelling eachother up each and every week.