In an announcement that has shocked fans, guitarist/vocalist of The Preatures, Gideon Bensen has quit the band to pursue a solo career. Benson has recently released his first solo offering titled Cold, Cold Heart EP but was expected to continue as a member of The Preatures. Benson and The Preatures have issued a statement tonight
“Above all I saw ignorance and disrespect for the history of women’s liberation.”
In honour of International Women’s Day.
“It should be treated as something we tackle as a community. Where we consult, we debate, where we stand up and say: this what we want and this is what we don’t want.”
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The Preatures‘ guitarist/vocalist Gideon Bensen has surprised everyone, releasing a solo single titled All New Low alongside dates for some solo headline shows. Released on his own label Puncture Records and produced by Tony Buchen (Montaigne, Mansionair), the track sees Bensen embracing a more electronic sound and is but a taste of what is to
The Preatures have had a massive past couple of years. Going from playing the likes of Sydney’s Iguana Bar to Coachella and stages around the world in a few short years, thanks to their hugely successful second EP and it’s titular single Is This How You Feel, the Sydney based five piece went on to
Summer is officially creeping up on us and Corona have your entertainment sorted, with the announcement today that Sydney indie rockers The Preatures will be heading out on a huge national tour, hitting the road for 20 FREE shows this November. The series of 20 unplugged shows will kick off in Western Australia, before hitting
With the 5th annual Yours & Owls Music & Arts Festival kicking off in less than a week now, the time has come to look over the recently announced set times and make a plan of assault. Set to take over Stuart Park in North Woolongong from Friday to Sunday on the October Long Weekend,
Tasmania’s all-ages camping festival Party In The Paddock has unveiled its impressively eclectic 2016 lineup, packing the likes of Aussie rockers Violent Soho, Spiderbait and The Preatures, along with rising stars such as Tkay Maidza and producer Roland Tings. Other acts on this year’s lineup include alt-rock outfit British India, electronic duo Vallis Alps, Adelaide
It promised to bring “a taste of Glastonbury and Coachella” to the picturesque surrounds of New Zealand, and now the new McLaren Valley Festival has come good on that promise, dropping a 2016 lineup featuring English dance duo Disclosure, alt-rockers The Flaming Lips, Kurt Vile & The Violators and Aussies Alison Wonderland and The Preatures.
The annual Yours & Owls Music & Arts Festival has expanded into a three-day affair, with a new all ages day featuring a healthy dose of local festival favourites like The Preatures, The Rubens and The Smith Street Band. Yours & Owls’ all ages day will take place on Sunday, 4th October, after the festival’s
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
Sydney indie rockers The Preatures have just unleashed the video for their new single Cruel, and to celebrate, they’re hitting the road for their final national tour of 2015. And it’s a big one. Fresh from performances at this year’s Groovin The Moo and Vivid Live festivals, the group will embark on a 16-date trek
Warm your bones while taking to the slopes this winter, as a slew of homegrown acts take to the Thredbo Village Square stage throughout the season as part of Corona’s free Village Concert series. Australian darlings The Preatures, Gang of Youths, The Rubens and, aptly named Alpine will make headline appearances throughout this winter at
Yours & Owls is back for its biggest year yet. The fifth instalment of the Wollongong music and arts festival has just dropped the lineup for 2015, which includes the likes of The Preatures, Cloud Control, The Delta Riggs and The Rubens. This year’s event has also chucked a Soundwave and expanded into a two-day
“It feels like a weird time for us to be playing The Opera House,” admits The Preatures front-woman Isabella Manfredi, “’cause we’re really just getting started.” In her thigh high black boots, short pinafore and pigtails, she’s got the rock n’ roll schoolgirl look down. “I mean, we’ve got one record and it goes for
The Pilbara’s North West Festival is back for another year, and has dropped an impressive lineup featuring Birds Of Tokyo, Peking Duk, Angus & Julia Stone, Drapht, Seth Sentry, British India, The Preatures and more. Other acts set to perform at the Western Australian event this August include singer-songwriter, Clare Bowditch, New Zealand musician Tiki