Category: Reviews

Model musician Aneesa Sheikh delivers a pop-rock track with a massive chorus and a convincing message with 'Tough Times'

Model musician Aneesa Sheikh delivers a pop-rock track with a massive chorus and a convincing message with ‘Tough Times’

Review by Vince Leigh The young American singer-songwriter Aneesa fell in love with music when she was only eight when ...
Mike Elrington brings solid rammed out blues with roared vocals on 'She’s On My Mind Again'

Mike Elrington brings solid rammed out blues with roared vocals on ‘She’s On My Mind Again’

[Only Blues Music] Mike Elrington has been banging out the blues with forceful singing and plenty of grunt for 17 ...
This Way North bring the light and shiny with 'You Be You'

This Way North bring the light and shiny with ‘You Be You’

Female two-piece indie pop outfit This Way North has dropped You Be You as the first single from upcoming EP ...
The 1975's 'Notes On A Conditional Form' is long, very long, and doesn’t know which way is up

The 1975’s ‘Notes On A Conditional Form’ is long, very long, and doesn’t know which way is up

The British pop-rock foursome The 1975 have been making teenage hearts melt for almost a decade now. Their self-titled 2013 ...
LGBTQI+ hero Drake Jensen returns with Rob Preuss on 'Burn The Floor'

LGBTQI+ hero Drake Jensen returns with Rob Preuss on ‘Burn The Floor’

Review by Vince Leigh Not only is Drake Jensen a rising country music star but he’s also a leader in ...
TSTY bring a vigorous power-pop ode with a slight emo bent in 'Broken'

TSTY bring a vigorous power-pop ode with a slight emo bent in ‘Broken’

Review by Vince Leigh Perth-based TSTY has just released an alt pop-rock track called Broken, taken from their EP Stuck ...
Muddy Wolfe 'Volume II' presents a tougher sound yet maintains the core elements of blues and folk

Muddy Wolfe ‘Volume II’ presents a tougher sound yet maintains the core elements of blues and folk

2019 was a good year for Canberra band Muddy Wolfe. They released their debut EP Volume I, received triple j ...
Northbourne Flats deliver a simmering, epic meditation on personal discovery with 'Kindred Spirit'

Northbourne Flats deliver a simmering, epic meditation on personal discovery with ‘Kindred Spirit’

Review by Vince Leigh Northbourne Flats has been steadily developing their sound and style since 2005, recording and performing shows ...
Larger-than-life MC KREWD's 'Single Mother Malady' dissects as it digresses and decrees in feral fashion

Larger-than-life MC KREWD’s ‘Single Mother Malady’ dissects as it digresses and decrees in feral fashion

Review by Vince Leigh MC KREWD’s experimental theatre background has come in handy. The Canberra based artist utilises this, along ...
Huck Hastings 'Anthem for the End of the World' offers an ironically whimsical slant on the doomed world scenario

Huck Hastings ‘Anthem for the End of the World’ offers an ironically whimsical slant on the doomed world scenario

Review by Vince Leigh Huck Hastings’ new track Anthem for the End of the World follows on from Hey Babe? ...