Sydney’s free Newtown Festival is ready to celebrate ‘Newtopia’ this November, and has announced its 2015 lineup packing the likes of Sydney five-piece Jinja Safari (pictured), local shoegazers The Laurels and singer-songwriter Steve Smyth. Also named on this year’s Newtown Festival lineup are psych-rock outfit The Walking Who, fellow rockers The Cops, Sydney’s Spookyland, singer-songwriter
The Aussie contingent of South By Southwest 2015 has expanded to an impressive total of over 30 confirmed artists, thanks to some recent additions including Canberra three-piece SAFIA (pictured), New South Wales singer-songwriter Steve Smyth, Melburnian singer-songwriter Hamish Anderson and producer duo Carmada. Other Australian acts which have been added to SXSW over the festival’s
Sydney indie festival Secret Garden has revealed another huge lineup, jam packed with over 60 international and Australian artists. Among the overseas guests are Parquet Courts, Sharon Van Etten and Lake Street Dive, while the likes of Remi, The Griswolds, Client Liaison, Velociraptor, Steve Smyth, Gang Of Youths, Willow Beats and Little May are among
A new live music event, Elsewhere, is set to take place in the beautiful surroundings of Newcastle’s Nobby’s Lighthouse this Saturday 14th March with a lineup of esteemed Australian acts like Paul Dempsey and Steve Smyth. The inaugural Elsewhere event was born with the motive to “challenge the way live music is presented” and attendees
Hirsute New South Wales singer-songwriter Steve Smyth must be well and truly recovered after breaking his jaw in a Newtown altercation earlier this year, seeing as he has just extended his national Exits album tour by more than 35 dates, taking him well into March 2015. Smyth has already picked back up on the road
The huge Easter festival expands further!
The very first nominees up for the inaugural Double J Artist of the Year prize at the 2014 J Awards has been announced, with the broadcaster singling out works by reunited Melbourne rockers Augie March, Brisbane-bred singer Kate Miller-Heidke, NSW musician Steve Smyth, Sydney singer-songwriter Caitlin Park, roots-rocker Mia Dyson and Brisbane indie darlings Blank
New South Wales singer-songwriter Steve Smyth was this week involved in an incident which left him with a broken jaw after he was allegedly assaulted by two men on Enmore road in Newtown. His injuries have forced him to reschedule his current tour. According to a statement, Steve allegedly witnessed an altercation while on his
The lineup for a new environmental awareness event, Rock For The Reef, has been announced and is led by the likes of blues and roots musician Ash Grunwald, indie five piece Deep Sea Arcade and rockers The Medics. Due to take place at Brisbane’s Powerhouse this November, Rock For The Reef hopes to raise awareness
Steve Smyth will unveil his highly anticipated debut full-length album, Exits, this Friday, 5th September, but until then this stunning, eclectic collection of songs is now streaming exclusively through Music Feeds. Featuring his latest heartfelt single, Written or Spoken, Smyth’s debut album was recorded in Echo Park, located in the shadow of the Hollywood Hills
Fans of the smoky, melancholy vocals of south coast New South Wales singer-songwriter Steve Smyth can soon rejoice. Steve’s new album, Exits, drops early next month and we recently caught up with the man himself to talk about his upcoming tour dates, future plans, and the meaning behind that album title. “It’s a very exciting
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The fine people at Sydney’s Young Henrys Brewery have announced a new street festival, Small World, set to take over Marrickville’s Jabez Street on Saturday September 20th and featuring some of the country’s most loved local bands and restaurants. Seminal Aussie rockers Tumbleweed will headline the event, showcasing tracks from their impressive catalogue, including their
Blues rocker Dan Sultan, Melbourne band Husky and rockers The Delta Riggs lead the second crop of acts announced today as the newest additions to the 2014 Queenscliff Music Festival lineup. Also appearing at the festival will be dynamic blues and roots outfit Blue Shaddy, dream trio Dyson Stringer Cloher, Gold Coast’s Tijuana Cartel, rising
Steve Smyth is busy gearing up for the release of his debut album, Exits, on Friday, 5th September through Ivy League Records. To celebrate the highly awaited release, Smyth has unveiled the latest single to be taken from the album, Written or Spoken, as well as a stunning and unique Visual EP. The Visual EP,
The organisers of Secret Garden Festival 2014 have announced the second lineup of acts bound for the Downes’ dairy farm in Sydney next weekend, with DZ Deathrays, Joyride, Cosmo’s Midnight, Roland Tings, and King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard joining the festival’s giant roster. These acts join an eclectic bill that already features indie heroes