BEARHUG TOURING WITH THE PHILLY JAYS October 21st 2010 By Aaron

BEARHUG TOURING WITH THE PHILLY JAYS

Bearhug are going on there first national tour in November supporting the Philly Jays. Get there early when they play the Corner Hotel in Melb on Sat 6th and the Metro in Sydney on Sat 13th Nov. For all regional dates go to www.myspace.com/bearhugtheband . Now go buy there brilliant “To Anything” EP on your itunes now! We love Bearhug as much as we love the sons of mumford!

Spunk summertime tours! October 20th 2010 By brooke

Spunk summertime tours!

We’re very lucky to have a pretty cool collection of artists hitting the road quite soon, from the lovely Holly Throsby who kicks off her tour today to Those Darlins & JEFF The Brotherhood who’ll be here December. Gold Panda, Built To Spill and Wagons do Pyramid Rock, while The Middle East will take part in the Falls Festivals, Southbound & Sunset Sounds. Menomena & Yeasayer visit for Laneway, Henry Wagons does Northcote Social Club and we’ll be topping off 2010 with an Xmas do of our own! Grab your pen & diary and take a peek at the full dates… here!

Introducing Caitlin Rose October 18th 2010 By brooke

Introducing Caitlin Rose

Sounds a little bit like Nashville, Tennessee to us. Caitlin Rose is one of our newest Spunk signings, and her debut record Own Side Now is a beautiful collection of country pop sounds. Produced by Mark Nevers [Andrew Bird, Bill Callahan, Will Oldham] you can catch a couple more tracks over at Caitlin’s Myspace, and grab the full record on October 29.

EMMA RUSSACK BACK CAT AVAIL NOW October 17th 2010 By Aaron

EMMA RUSSACK BACK CAT AVAIL NOW

Before we released Emma Russack’s brilliant “Peasants” EP, she had been recording and self releasing her music for a number of years. New Australian label Why Don’t You Belive Me? (run by Alec Marshall) has re-released both the “Robert John” and “Over The Phone” EPS. They are available through http://wdybm.com    A free mp3 of pack of wolves is available at wdybm.com/packofwolves.mp3 as well

Antony sings ‘Thank You’ for Letterman October 13th 2010 By brooke

Antony sings ‘Thank You’ for Letterman

Antony and band visit the Letterman show performing 'Thank You For Your Love', with an extra verse we've yet to hear before. The backdrop of keys and horns is super pretty. Swanlights, his brand new record, is out now.

Menomena & Yeasayer do Laneway 2011 October 12th 2010 By brooke

Menomena & Yeasayer do Laneway 2011

One way to make Tuesday great is to announce Laneway at 8am, and we’re very excited to confirm that both Menomena & Yeasayer will be heading down for the left-of-centre and downright delightful festival next February. You can check out the full lineup here and get prepared to grab your tix from 9am next Wednesday 20 October here. Go crazy guys, Blonde Redhead is playing!

HOLLY KIDS RECORD “SEE” OUT FRIDAY October 10th 2010 By Aaron

HOLLY KIDS RECORD “SEE” OUT FRIDAY

Holly has put a wonderful collection of songs together for a children’s record called “See”. It is released on ABC Music this friday. The album was produced by Tony Dupe, mixed by J Walker and features guests Jack Ladder, Darren Hanlon and Holly’s band the Hello Tigers. Buy the album from http://shop.abc.net.au/  Listen to some of the tracks at www.myspace.com/hollythrosbysee

Holly’s ‘Here Is My Co-Pilot’ film clip October 10th 2010 By brooke

Holly’s ‘Here Is My Co-Pilot’ film clip

We love this! The brand new clip from Holly Throsby, featuring Anne & Avril Chestnut as Napoleon Dynamite style co-pilots.  It’s the first track from Holly’s new album Team due early February, and the best part, will see her hitting the road for a tour later this month. Check out full dates here.