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Taylor Swift Is Officially Louder Than AC/DC

Metallica’s 2008 album Death Magnetic has been declared the loudest record in the world in a recently published breakdown which also lists Taylor Swift’s 1989 higher on the loudness scale than the likes of AC/DC, The Sex Pistols and Motorhead.

Gig Reviews

George Maple – Sydney, Oxford Art Factory 24/04/15

There’s a reason why George Maple is riding on a wave of success right now.

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Ivy Nightclub Apologises For Disrupting ANZAC Dawn Service With Loud Music

A representative of Sydney’s Ivy Nightclub has apologised and said they are “mortified”, “deeply upset” and “extremely distressed” after a contractor’s “unauthorised” sound test disrupted this morning’s ANZAC Dawn Service in Martin Place.

Gig Reviews

Montaigne – Sydney, Brighton Up Bar 24/4/15

From the painted skeletons and photos of musicians on the wall, to the red curtains that look like they may or may not have come from Kmart, the Brighton Up Bar has a strong student-house-living-room vibe.

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Here’s What Jared Leto Looks Like As The Joker

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the first appearance of DC Comics supervillain the Joker in Batman #1, and to mark the occassion directory David Ayer has shared an image of Thirty Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto, in full costume as the Dark Knight’s archnemesis.

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Paul Kelly Pays Respect To Diggers In New ANZAC Tribute Song

Whilst some corporations go out of their way to cash in on this year’s 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings with insidious marketing campaigns, that inevitably that go tits up *cough* Woolworths *cough*, it’s great to see the important day of reflection inspiring some actually beautiful, touching material such as Paul Kelly’s new song Letter .

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Chet Faker’s Second Album Will Be “Heavily Performance-Based”

Tame Impala might be going more electronic, but Chet Faker is going organic — “clean beats”, you could say.

Features

Hermitude Talk The Dangers Of Trap And Groovin The Moo 2015

Incredibly, Sydney’s Hermitude has been extant for over a decade.

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Spin Off Festival Will Not Return In 2015

After taking a hiatus last year, Adelaide’s Spin Off Festival — which has been run as a sister festival to Splendour In The Grass — will not being going ahead in 2015.

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Music Feeds Faves – 24/04/15

Each week the Music Feeds team pick a favourite new song from the week that was, wrap it in a bunch of words and present it to you.

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Watch Jesse Davidson Cover Childish Gambino’s ‘Sober’ For ‘Like A Version’

Adelaide singer-songwriter Jesse Davidson and his crew of merry men have taken to the triple j studios to perform his cover of Childish Gambino’s Sober, rivalling any guest to play Like A Version this year.

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In Hearts Wake Have Hidden Their New Track ‘Insomnia’ In A Video Game

That’s right — Byron Bay post-hardcore troupe In Hearts Wake have released a video game inspired by the incredibly frustrating mobile app Flappy Bird, and they’ve hidden a brand-new track inside it.

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Watch System Of A Down Rock Armenia In An Historic Live Performance

System Of A Down have closed out their epic Wake Up The Souls world tour with a landmark performance in Armenia.

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Chvrches’ Lauren Mayberry Continues Her Campaign Against Online Misogyny

Chvrches singer Lauren Mayberry has once again turned the spotlight onto the disgusting threats of physical violence she continues to receive online.

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The Chemical Brothers Announce Star-Studded New Album ‘Born In The Echoes’, Share First Single

After teasing fans with a snippet of new music earlier this week, electro icons The Chemical Brothers have finally announced their long-awaited new album, Born In The Echoes, and have also shared a first taste in the form of new tune Sometimes I Feel So Deserted.

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Watch Teenage Green Day Play A High School Gig

Years before they penned Good Riddance, which would go on to become one of the most overplayed songs at high school graduations ever, punk rock superstars Green Day were themselves high school students, and now there’s a video to prove it.