From the archives: The 1975 – I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It

From the archives: The 1975 – I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It

Back during my time studying music business at uni, 2 friends and I ran a music blog and "label" (we never signed anyone) called PHNX Music. I wrote a review of this album during that time and it was one of the first album reviews I'd ever done. I thought I'd lost it forever when [...]

Slowly Slowly – Race Car Blues – Chapter 2

Slowly Slowly – Race Car Blues – Chapter 2

If 2020's Race Car Blues wasn't enough, Melbourne rock outfit Slowly Slowly have gifted us with its second chapter. As the potential B-sides grew into a life of their own, singer Ben Stewart reflects, "in retrospect, some of those pieces that didn’t quite feel like they fit on the original album have served as great [...]

dekleyn – dekleyn

dekleyn – dekleyn

A global pandemic hasn't slowed down the efforts of western Sydney electro-pop duo dekleyn one bit, with the release of their self-titled debut album. Completely written, recorded, produced and by the duo (Justin Kleyn and Matthew DeCelis) they have produced a full-length 12-track piece of art full of danceable beats and smooth grooves. The album [...]

Yours Truly – Self Care

Yours Truly – Self Care

The term “self care” is being thrown around a lot lately, especially during lockdown and while it looks a little different for everyone, the overall feeling of taking time out to focus on oneself is something we can all agree can be both the world’s biggest challenge, and biggest reward all at once. It so [...]