Whatever your stance may be on Generation Y it's hard to deny that they aren't an ambitious bunch. At only 17 years old, Newcastle electronic producer Just A Gent is setting the bar high for any predecessors, having all ready secured over 30,000 Facebook followers and a pat on the back or two from electronic heavy weights Skrillex and Diplo this young gun can do no wrong. Recently we shot the breeze with Just A Gent about his career and inspiration so far.
Bohemian rock ‘n’ roll outfit Howling Bells are hitting our shores in September in support of their fourth album,‘Heartstrings’. Ahead of their first set of national headline shows since 2011, Ally caught up with front-woman Juanita Stein to chat new music, hiatuses, playing live, and the Australian vs London music scenes.
Velvet Winter caught up with Sam and Spencer to talk origins, Big Day Out and why mice are banned in the band house.
Orphans Orphans is a mishmash of some of Brisbane’s most successful bands who couldn’t quite fit their sound into their main project. Featuring The Jungle Giants frontman Sam Hales, guitarist vocalist Lewis Stephenson from The Belligerents, Morning Harvey singer Spencer White, Aidan Moore of the Moses Gunn Collective, and Steve Kempnich who has toured as a member of both Last Dinosaurs and Millions. Orphans Orphans could not be fuller of brilliant Brisbane talent. Velvet Winter caught up with Sam and Spencer to talk origins, Big Day Out and why mice are banned in the band house.