Tag Archive: music

The Preatures explain their new clip

We love Sydney’s The Preatures. Always have, likely always will. They’ve just released the video for their song, Pale Rider, so we thought we’d share it with you guys because, well, we’re nice… Read More

The xx – Coexist

Golden Lady considers the battle between style and substance on the new xx album: When any band or artist release an album to mass critical acclaim, hopes for an equally satisfying follow-up present… Read More

Buzz Kull’s Fallen Flower

Check out the above clip from Buzz Kull, which is also Jesse Willesee’s music video directorial debut. It was shot by Kieren Wuest and stars Kit Willesse, who flew to Australia from LA… Read More

Grab yourself a free BOY download

Who, you may ask, are BOY? Well, apart from being pretty bloody hard to Google, they are also – confusingly enough – and band made up of two girls. Valeska Steiner sang in several… Read More

Interview: Getting to Know Ruby Frost

Ruby Frost tells Something You Said a bit about herself:  I am a girl with pink hair called Ruby Frost. Volition is the name of my debut album project! It’s taken two whole… Read More

Pet Shop Boys aim for imperiousness

Gary Page gives his verdict on the new outing from Pet Shop Boys: Back in the late 1980s, as I struggled through the early, awkward stages of high school, I was a keen… Read More

The new video from Harts is All Too Real

Harts is a multi-instrumentalist who, with a push and a nudge in the right direction from Lars Stalfors of the Mars Volta, was able to achieve poppy synth sounds and catchy hooks that… Read More

Alpine at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory

Carol Bowditch checked out Alpine at OAF in Sydney: I arrived towards the end of Club Feet’s set, to a tune that I subconsciously had memorised the chorus of. I hummed along to… Read More

Free download of Carter’s 1991 Paris gig

You may recall how, a couple of weeks ago, I was raving about the influence that indie/punk/pop duo Carter USM had on me. Well, while the guys were sorting through old tapes looking… Read More

Syron breaks through as one to watch

Released Sept 24th on Black Butter Records, this track has stirred the interest of us music lovers at SYS. It’s the work of a 19-year-old from London called Daisy Syron, who is making… Read More

Falls is the perfect New Year getaway

Australia’s Falls Music & Arts Festival is in its 10th and 20th year’s, happening simultaneously in Lorne, Victoria and Marion Bay, Tasmania. Flying in the face of the traditional Aussie festival (which is… Read More

Youtube bans Voltaire Twins but we don’t

So, Perth indie synth poppers Voltaire Twins proudly and happily put their new clip online this week, only for those stuffy old badgers at Youtube to rip it down after less then 24… Read More