Launched in April 2018 and beginning operation in July, the VMDO is the newest part of the Victorian Government’s $22.2 million Music Works strategy to ensure a thriving music community well into the future. Continue reading The VMDO
On Allday’s single In Motion, he professes he’s no deity.
It’s but a line in the killer track with Japanese Wallpaper, but Tom Gaynor’s belief in something beyond him is a rolling, passionate current that flows beneath his work as a musician. Continue reading Allday | Channeling spirituality
In a time where feminism is commodified across not only the music industry, but the creative sphere as a whole, it’s encouraging to see strong women making their mark and pushing for their place in the industry. Continue reading HAIM | Strong women, new music
“I’ve never felt any sense of belonging anywhere like I do on stage. I love it. It really is that sense of being at home.” Continue reading Brooke Taylor | Finding your way out of the waiting place
Affectionately labelled as pub rock, Bad//Dreems encompass so much of what makes quintessentially Australian rock music so identifiable, and with their new album Gutful, they hammer in a very political message. Continue reading Bad//Dreems | Gutful
The Smith Street Band’s emotionally charged lyrics, often expressing the grinding torture and blinding emptiness of living with mental illness, have become a signature element of their presence on the music scene. Continue reading Wil Wagner of The Smith Street Band | More Scared of You than You are of Me
Despite his talent, and the sheer volume of praise and support he’s received in his young life, Ben Wright-Smith is softly spoken and completely devoid of ego. Continue reading Ben Wright-Smith | The Great Divorce