Category Archive: music

Parov Stelar – Nobody’s Fool

Check out the latest song taken from the Parov Stelar album The Princess, which was released on April 20th, 2012. We reckon it’s got a bit of a Ronson/Winehouse Valerie vibe going on,… Read More

The AU Review’s 4th Birthday Party: photos

Our good buddies, The AU Review, are now four years old. In those years, they have become one of the most vital music sites in their home nation, offering news, reviews, interviews, comps and… Read More

Django Django live

Django Django played two sold-out gigs at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory this week. Their shows were exactly the kind of high-energy and fun outings that you would expect from the British quartet, as,… Read More

Liz Green – O Devotion

It seems fitting that singer/songwriter Liz Green recorded her debut album O Devotion within the urban confines of East London’s Hackney, a gritty borough notorious for housing some of London’s moodier bands. Hailing… Read More

Northeast Party House in Melbourne

The Northeast Party House single launch was one big, sweaty, glitter covered party. Ebe Cassidy & Vinisha Mulani were there for SYS:  The crowd at The Corner had been so warmed up by… Read More

Getting to know Sydney folk duo The Falls

Sydney folk duo The Falls tell us a bit about themselves: The Falls are Simon (boy) and Melinda (girl). We write songs together. We used to be a couple. Then we broke up. Even though… Read More

Friends, Zulu Winter & Howler live in Sydney

SYS checked out three up n coming acts in Sydney last week: Zulu Winter, Howler and Friends came together from all over the world to Australia to play at the Splendour in the… Read More

When innovative music was the norm

Every now and then my father will email me a Youtube clip of some wildly inspiring live footage from the 1960’s 0r 70s. Be it an obscure yet reverent folk guitarist, such as… Read More

Death Grips – The Money Store album review

It’s rare – in an era when auto-tuned, compressed and uber-processed safety is the bland order of the day – for music to jump out of the stereo and grab you by the… Read More

Deap Vally aim to empower and inspire

Golden Lady gets to grips with the latest buzz band from The States: Deap Vally, a duo hailing from the San Fernando Valley in California, have managed to create a small tidal wave… Read More

the xx at The Metro Theatre in Sydney

The XX returned to Australia last week and treated those lucky enough to snap up a ticket to a performance at the Metro theatre in Sydney. Support act, Flume started the show, despite… Read More

Band of Horses – Mirage Rock first listen

We were lucky enough to be invited along to the Sony offices yesterday to have a listen to the upcoming album by Band of Horses. Mirage Rock is their first to be produced… Read More