The former Silverchair frontman reacts.
“A lot of you have been mean lately.”
He’s cooking up something.
Years in the making!
This is one of those tracks that just ends way too soon.
ZHU has tapped Australia’s own Daniel Johns for his latest super-collab, which also features Brisbane’s Vancouver Sleep Clinic. The chill-as new track, dubbed Modern Conversation, sees the former Silverchair frontman bust out a smooth electric guitar solo, while Vancouver Sleep Clinic architect Tim Bettinson handles vocal duties. Modern Conversation is the latest track in ZHU’s
The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) has announced its first batch of ARIA Award nominations for 2015, with acts like Tame Impala, Courtney Barnett and Hermitude picking up early nods. With this year’s Fine Arts and Artisan Award nominations now official, the Engineer of the Year Award category sees Tame Impala frontman Kevin Park up
Winning the Archibald Prize is hands down the most brag-worthy thing an Aussie portrait artist can achieve their own country. The competition has been running in Australia longer than Dawn Fraser has been swimming in it, and she’s, you know, quite old. Since 1921, the coveted prize has been awarded by the Art Gallery of
As part of our partnership with ibis Play we’ve put together 6 Aussie musicians who are true blue, bloody rockstars. Kiss frontman Gene Simmons once claimed that “Rock is dead”, a statement that’s been echoed by a variety of old dudes deploring the current state of music and generally having a whinge, as is the
Silverchair aren’t a band — at least, not right now — but that hasn’t stopped the group’s frontman, Daniel Johns, from performing some Silverchair classics at his debut solo show in Sydney last night, as part of Vivid LIVE 2015. Johns’ Sydney Opera House performance largely featured his recently-released debut solo album, Talk, but Johns
The last time Daniel Johns was seen on stage dates back to almost exactly five years ago, in which his then-band Silverchair attempted to start again for the umpteenth time, headlining the Groovin’ the Moo festival around regional Australia. Mixed reviews of their performances – not to mention a unanimously-negative response to new songs –
Daniel Johns was reportedly admitted to a Sydney hospital last night after falling and injuring his head outside a Sydney bar. Reports Fairfax, Johns was outside a bar in Surry Hills at around 10pm late night when he tripped and hit his head on concrete. He was reportedly taken to Sydney’s St Vincent’s Hospital in
Not long after his first solo EP Aerial Love was released, Daniel Johns has announced the arrival of his first full length solo album Talk, and has shared another single Cool On Fire. We will be able to get our hands on the solo album on Friday May 22nd. Daniels Johns will then launch Talk
Daniel Johns has been announced to perform at the 2015 APRA Music Awards heading up a jam-packed lineup of old and new Aussie talent. Johns, who has been away from music for almost eight years, will make the live debut of Preach from his Aerial Love EP which was released last Friday. A host of
Vivid LIVE‘s huge 2015 lineup has been unveiled, with performances from the likes of Sufjan Stevens, Daniel Johns, TV On The Radio, The Drones, Flume and The Preatures joining Morrissey on the event’s official program. This year’s Vivid LIVE will include 10 nights of Australian exclusive performances in the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, also
Daniel Johns has today unveiled another smooth new track Late Night Drive, the fourth and final song from his debut solo EP, Aerial Love, which is out today. The melodic electro jam is the EP closer, wrapping up what is our first taste of Johns’ new sonic direction. The song is another Joel Little collaboration,
Daniel Johns will release his first solo EP Aerial Love tomorrow, which sees him trade his rock guitar for a more down-tempo electronic sound. But, speaking to triple J’s Matt and Alex this morning, the singer wouldn’t completely rule out returning to the Silverchair sound which made him a household name. Breakfast host Matt Okine
Having already dropped his sensual debut solo single Aerial Love, former Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns has returned with another new track taken from his forthcoming solo EP. Titled Preach, the new song follows in the modern pop footprints of its predecessor. Johns says he’s very pleased with how Preach (below) came together. “I’m prouder of