2020 Breakdown

2020 Breakdown

Thank you to all artists featured on this list for being the soundtrack to my 2020. Thank you as well to all local loves who were apart of my work during this year. Any pieces reviewed will be linked below, as well as some pieces I reviewed over at TheMusic, so if you're interested, they've [...]

Picket Palace – All About the Money

Picket Palace – All About the Money

After getting lots of attention when their tribute to Essendon footy player ‘Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti’ went viral, Melbourne punk-rock band Picket Palace found that you can't win them all. Being criticised for "selling out" the band envisioned a version of themselves becoming consumed by the attention and actually selling-out, and thus the satirical 'All About The [...]

Hands Like Houses – Hands Like Houses

Hands Like Houses – Hands Like Houses

Continuing to churn out content during lockdown with epic live-streamed shows, Canberra's Hands Like Houses have released their short but fulfilling, punchy self-titled EP. The EP maintains the band's gritty tonality with heavy guitars and crisp drum beats while diving into some personal and exhaustive topics. 'The Water' narrates a longing of returning to familiarity [...]