Yearly Archives: 2018


“badXchannels comes from the idea that there is potential for the understanding of beauty and art in unordinary and strange places, unfiltered by the flaws of humanity,” explains CRAIG OWENS about the meaning of his latest project’s moniker. “badXchannels represent the static stations on your television, the one’s coming into your living room without […]

badXchannels


  BLUE OCTOBER is the Texas-based band known for its shimmering melodies and heart-string pulling lyrics, boasting a powerful line-up of players and one of the most emotionally charged and magnetic front men in music today. Blue October is Jeremy Furstenfeld (drums), Matt Noveskey (bass), Ryan Delahoussaye (violin and piano) […]

Blue October


If 2018 is anywhere near as eventful as the previous year, Lucy Spraggan is set for an interesting 12 months.   The singer-songwriter netted her fourth top 40 album in January last year, and followed that success with more than 22,000 ticket sales across her UK and European tours.   […]

Lucy Spraggan


  The New York City area’s newest alt-rock outfit THE NECTARS have released their debut single “Heaven”, a gritty, punk-inspired belter, coated with rock ‘n’ roll sass. Breaking out of the suburbs of New Jersey, the four-piece consisting of members Jon Paul (bass / vocals), Mike Montalbano (drums / vocals), Michael Baron (guitar / vocals) and lead vocalist Jessica Kenny, […]

The Nectars



      On June 22, 2018, Alex Paterson’s longstanding electronic titans THE ORB present the new album NO SOUNDS ARE OUT OF BOUNDS, which, as the title suggests, finds them embracing an anything-goes new approach to creative freedom. Refreshing and reinventing the predominantly two-man set up with Thomas Fehlmann on the prior two albums (Moonbuilding 2703 […]

The Orb


Catapulting onto the Australian music scene in 2014 the ARIA-award winning, Canberra-bred duo of Adam Hyde and Reuben Styles have captivated fans across Australia and the world with their distinct flavour of indie electronica and electrifying live sets. Peking Duk, who started their ascent in 2014 with ‘High’, the ARIA-winning, […]

Peking Duk



  Sometimes a step sideways is the best progression forward. After the breakup of Yellowcard in Spring 2017, vocalist/guitarist William Ryan Key did just that with his solo debut EP, THIRTEEN which will be released on May 25, 2018 via The Lone Tree Recordings. Both a sonic redirection and a rediscovering of his muse, THIRTEEN finds Ryan in a […]

William Ryan Key