Category Archive: music interview

Benjamin Francis Leftwich interview

SYS chatted to the very nice Benjamin Francis Leftwich, fresh from the airport after he had played a gig in Melbourne the night before and ahead of the release of his debut album,… 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

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

Expatriate interview

Carol Bowditch caught up with from Expatriate after the band’s lonnnng period of playing and writing in Europe. We haven’t really heard from the four-piece since their 2007 release, In the Midst of This,… Read More

White Arrows interview

Carol Bowditch chatted to lead singer and founder of White Arrows, Mickey Church, ahead of their new album release and upcoming Australian tour with Jinja Safari and Opossom: Mickey Church is travelling through… Read More

Why Zulu Winter won’t encore on tour

Carol Bowditch talks to Will Daunt of Zulu Winter in the midst of their hectic touring schedule: Zulu Winter are sardined in the back of a van, whizzing about the streets of London… Read More

Electric Guest interview

Vinisha Mulani has a chat with Matthew Compton of the bangin’ Electric Guest: So here’s the history lesson on Electric Guest. The band is made up essentially of two guys, Asa and Matthew. Asa’s… Read More

Elizabeth Rose interview

Carol Bowditch had a quick chat with Elizabeth Rose about her current tour: How are you feeling about your first headline tour? I’m really excited to be on my first headline tour! With excitement… Read More

Ned Collette interview

Carol Bowditch talks to Melbourne-born, Berlin-based musician Ned Collette about his upcoming album tour:  Your sound seems to take influence from different genres. Do you have an especially eclectic music taste?  Sure, I guess.… Read More

Jim Bob discusses his second novel

Author and legendary musician, Jim Bob, tells SYS about his new novel, his solo tour and his gigs as frontman of Carter USM: As your second novel, did you find it easier or harder… Read More

Hero Fisher interview

There is a glint in Hero Fisher’s eye as she sips red wine in a Sydney bar. Blonde hair tumbles onto her shoulders and a cheeky smile exudes an instantly beguiling impishness and engaging charisma. It is… Read More

Maple Trail interview

The Maple Trail’s Aidan Roberts talks to Something You Said about Cable Mount Warning, his new album: How does Cable Mount Warning differ from what has come from you before?  With every new recording I… Read More