“Gorgeous trip-hop piece where he parallels the vocal stylings of Justin Vernon
and the darkness of James Blake”
– The Observer
Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and collaborator; the mighty Ásgeir has shared brand new single “Stardust“, taken from his highly anticipated and daringly electronic second album Afterglow. “Stardust” follows on from the album’s first single “Unbound“, which has already amassed over 1.5 million streams on Spotify.
Listen to “Stardust” here: https://asgeir.lnk.to/StardustANZ Continue reading
Earlier in the year, the mighty Ásgeir returned with brand new single “Unbound“, taken from his highly anticipated second album Afterglow, out May 5 on Pod via Inertia / Rhythmethod. Today, the trailblazing singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist has shared a brand new video for the incredible lead single, one that deals in an unknown virtual reality world, where the subjects are able to express their deepest and darkest desires through a futuristic virtual reality lens. The video explores their intertwining virtual lives, the perfect interplay between the lyric “nothing holds me back now” and a virtual world that is yet to exist. Continue reading
Today cosmic disco punk rockers The Delta Riggs share a new single “June Gloom” off their third album Active Galactic (out now on Inertia Music), and announce additional support for their early Radio Hauraki presented Whammy Bardebut this Sunday 26th February… Continue reading
Melbourne based singer-songwriter Ali Barter releases her highly awaited debut full-length album. Ali Barter and her guitar have been kicking around Melbourne’s music scene for a few years, collecting up rave reviews and ‘one to watch’ labels like playing cards. Perhaps fittingly for a bold, brash, ball-tearing feminist rocket, it took a song called ‘Girlie Bits’ — a song about how women are treated in the music industry, relationships and life in general — for her to burst into the heart of Australia’s music scene. Comparisons to the likes of Hole and Garbage are easy to make, but Barter’s tunes veer more to a sweet pop – infused dollop of grunge.
“Ennobling” – The Observer
“Evocative” – Mojo
“A Beautiful Thing” – Uncut
Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and collaborator; Ásgeir shares a hypnotic new single “Unbound” taken from his highly anticipated second album, Afterglow out this May 5th on Inertia via Rhythmethod. A glittering menagerie of chirping electronic melodies and stop-start beats, the song came about in a last minute studio session, evolving from a singular, inspiring lyric: “nothing holds me back now”. Continue reading
Beat maker, producer and renowned remixer Darren Williams, aka Star Slinger is to release his first official album We Could Be More on December 2 on Pod via Inertia Music in Australia and New Zealand, and on Skrillex‘s label OWSLA for the rest of the world. The album features D?WN, Tungi Ige, Sam Sparro, James Vincent McMorrow, Paris Grey, Tropics and Sara Z. To celebrate, Star Slinger has shared the title track “We Could Be More”, which premiered on Stereogum. Continue reading
Watch BADBADNOTGOOD’s new video for ‘Lavander’, a strandout track from the band’s new album IV, featuring the work of Canadian producer, Kaytranada. Continue reading
NEAR TO THE WILD HEART OF LIFE
OUT JANUARY 27 ON POD VIA INERTIA/RHYTHMETHOD
Listen to first single “Near To The Wild Heart Of Life” now
OUT NOVEMBER 11 ON INERTIA MUSIC
Includes original works and songs by Beth Orton, Rufus Wainwright,
Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs, Glen Hansard
New song “Around The Bend” available now
LISTEN TO “AROUND THE BEND” HERE
Esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Martha Wainwright will release Goodnight City on November 11 through Inertia. The 12-track album is confessional, impressionistic and dynamic – songs that twist and turn with a surging intensity, showcasing her distinguished songwriting craft and commanding voice. Goodnight City includes several original works as well as songs written for this album by Beth Orton, Rufus Wainwright, Michael Ondaatje,Glen Hansard and Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs. The album was produced by Thomas Bartlett (Sufjan Stevens, Glen Hansard) and Brad Albetta (Angus and Julia Stone, Teddy Thompson).
Some of the loveliest folks in Aussie music today, Tigertown, have a new single and an EP of the same name on its way..
Papernote EP out October 28 on Inertia Music
Photo Credit: Alex Tracey
“They are already aware of their full potential and that not even the sky is the limit.”– The Fader
““Pensive pop marvel” – Pop Justice
Sydney alt pop foursome Tigertown will make you feel the kind of love you’d travel the world for as they today reveal the title track from their forthcoming Papernote EP. Premiered via Pop Justice, the lead single “Papernote” is a love confession and a shimmering rally cry. With new music in the world, Tigertown are taking their infectious pop on the road for a national tour this December with support from brooding musician Amy Shark.
Listen to Papernote here:
Recorded across four continents the pop supanova “Papernote” was built around a two-bar loop from Zimbabwe guitar legend Oliver Mtukudzi, with production from Iceland’s Siggi and additional touches from LA hit makers Captain Cuts. It’s as urgent as a valentine in neon lights, radiating affection that no listener can resist
Now, after a massive homecoming show at BIGSOUND in Brisbane, a globetrotting 2016 that included a series of standout showcases at SXSW, and tours the world over (including Auckland) with Troye Sivan, St. Lucia and MS MR. The band have one more notch in their international touring circuit supporting Panic! At The Disco this November in Europe, before winding back through their homeland in December in the wake of Papernote’s release.
‘Papernote EP by Tigertown is out October 28 on Inertia Music.