News Wrap Up - 1st September

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

It's the first day of Spring - but more excitingly, today has been jammed packed full of amazing news in the music world. Check out the latest happenings below!! 

The Garden Share Support Details For Upcoming Shows + Add Another Tassie Show:

Hailing from the West Coast, neo-punk twins The Garden, have gained an incredible rep for their experimental and powerful live shows. They have four releases up their sleeves and have a forthcoming LP on the way entitled HAHA, which is set for release on October 8th. Joining them across their dates around the country will be Gold Glass and Miss Destiny in Melbourne, Wax Witches and White Lodge in The Gold Coast, Wax Witches, Edward Thatch and The Salvage in Byron Bay (free show), and Tantric Sax in Hobart. They've also announced a new show in Launceston, which will also appear Bansheeland and Lennin Mkarthey

Tour dates:
Thursday 24th September - The Curtin - Melbourne - tickets
Friday 25th September - Elsewhere - Gold Coast - tickets
Saturday 26th September - The Great Northern - free show
Sunday 27th September - Sounds Of The Suburbs Festival - Sydney - tickets 
Sunday 27th September - Rolling Stone's 'Live in the Lodge' - Sydney - tickets 
Friday 2nd October - The Royal Oak - Launceston - door sales only *new show*
Saturday 3rd October - The Brisbane Hotel - Hobart - door sales only

Ali Barter To Play 'AB-EP' Launch Shows:

AB-EP is set to be the third EP release from Melbourne's Ali Barter. The release was co-written and produced by Oscar Dawson (Holy Holy) and mixed by local producer Stephen Mowat. It was also recorded at The Aviary in Abbotsford, Melbourne. The former triple j Unearthed winner has spent a few years perfecting her craft and sharpening her sound. To celebrate it's release, she'll be playing co-headlining shows with Ben Wright Smith.

Tour dates:
Thursday 8th October - Howler - Melbourne - tickets
Saturday 10th October - Brighton Up Bar - Sydney - tickets 

Tiny Little Houses Unveil New Track + Tour Dates:

Tiny Little Houses are currently preparing for an exciting run of shows, which will see them appear in Queensland, New South Wales, and Victoria. To celebrate the tour, they've new single 'Soon We Won't Exist'. Their previous release 'Easy' scored high rotation on triple j, mass acclaim in the music world and earned them a spot at BIGSOUND 2015.

Listen to 'Soon We Won't Exist' below and check out the tour deets

Tour dates:
Wednesday 9th - Thursday 10th September - BIGSOUND - Brisbane
Friday October 16th - Shebeen - Melbourne - tickets
Saturday October 17th - Karova Lounge - Ballarat - tickets
Saturday October 31st - Brighton Up Bar - Sydney - tickets
Friday November 27th - Paradise Music Festival - Victoria - tickets

The Lulu Raes Release Music Video For 'Burnout' Ahead Of BIGSOUND:

They've supported the likes of Sticky Fingers, The Vines, DMA's, Little Bastard, and Art of Sleeping in the past, now Sydney lads The Lulu Raes will be taking on BIGSOUND on Sept 9th, King St Crawl on Sept 6th, AU Review's 7th Birthday on Sept 11th as well Small World Festival on Sept 19th. With all the craziness going on, they've squeezed in time to unleash the video for 'Burnout'. Watch the clip below...

Magic America Announce East Coast Dates:

Aussie Psych-rockers Magic America dropped their debut EP last week, today they've released deets of an east coast tour. Their EP provides a perfect snapshot of what they're all about, and features tracks on a range of subjects including looniness and denial, as well as being that drunk dude at a party. You can catch them on the road at the below dates. Tickets are available at the doors, unless specified otherwise 

Saturday 26th September - The Bearded Lady - Brisbane 
Sunday 27th September - Sounds of Sunday - Gold Coast 
Friday 2nd October - Baha's Taco Joint - Rye (VIC)
Friday 9th October - The Curtin - Melbourne - tickets
Friday 16th October - Lazy Bones - Marrickville (NSW)
Saturday 17th October - Oxford Art Factory - Sydney