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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
Set to take over Oxford Square this Saturday, August 29th, Volumes Festival has just announced set times, with an amazing line-up of local acts across three venues and four stages. Featuring headliners Jack Ladder & The Dreamlanders, as well as The Laurels, Canyons and more, Volumes will match their choice line-up with three of the
Neo-psych rockers and veterans of the Aus live music scene The Laurels are making their long-awaited return after their delicious 2012 debut album Plains, with a new single Zodiac K, and the news of a co-headline tour with Pond frontman and former Tame Impala bassist Nicholas Allbrook. Having spent the years since Plains in proper
Sydney is the proud recipient of a brand new music festival. Dubbed ‘Volumes’, the inaugural event will offer up a diverse showcase of over 35 Australian artists, set across three premier live music venues in the cultural heart of the city. Featuring buzzed-about homegrown acts such as Jack Ladder & The Dreamlanders, Sydney’s Step-Panther and
Another day, another Gizzfest announcement. This time around, Sydneysiders are getting in on the action, with details announced for the Sydney leg of King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard‘s newly-created festival, launched in preparation for the band’s next album, Quarters. Sydney’s Gizzfest shenanigans will take place at The Factory Theatre, with multiple stages playing hosts
The popular Surry Hills Festival is set for a triumphant 2014 return and organisers have now announced the music lineup for the September 27th event, headed by one-man disco machine Donny Benét and Sydney rock outfit The Laurels. Also making the first lineup announcement are local solo singer-songwriter SpookyLand, electro-pop duo Tales In Space, a
The full lineup for Illawarra’s first annual boutique music and arts festival, The Farmer & The Owl, has been announced, offering antipodean music fans the chance to see an epic lineup including The Drones, Dappled Cities, The Laurels, Glass Towers, Surf City and many, many more! Set to take over the University of Wollongong on
The Australian leg of the Converse Get Loud live series has finished up, leaving us with thumping hangovers, hazy memories of crazy gigs and, now, a wild wrap-up video. Over the past few months, some of the most most buzzworthy talent from Australia and OS spread across the country for a run of shows at
Sydney venue Carriageworks has just announced that it will play host to At First Sight a new one day music event, which includes live performances from an illustrious list of indie bands and djs as well as a record fair populated by Sydney’s best independent record stores, labels and private dealers. The lineup of live
This June Converse will launch their Get Loud music series throughout Australia and New Zealand, with each show featuring its own unique lineup, with acts such as The King Khan & BBQ Show, DZ Deathrays, The Laurels, Millions, Palms and Drunk Mums all signed on. The 6-date series will travel through most Australia capital cities
Australian record label Rice is Nice has announced their latest signing: Sydney quartet The Laurels.
Having been around now since 2006 with only one 7” and now an EP under their belt, to say that The Laurels are a band who like to take their time getting it right is somewhat of an understatement. If you’ve ever seen them live, and let’s face it, if you’ve been going out to
In my opinion The Laurels are one of those Sydney bands that have got oodles of chutzpa, they stick to their sound, confident in their own ability. Having debuted their live show almost six years ago, we can finally get our mits on their first EP Mesozoic. The question is how do they manage time
The Dreamy, psychedelic Austin reverb masters Black Angels are a band that seemed to have existed on the fringes of alternative success for a while now. Their first album Passover is a cracker, Directions to see a Ghost follows in similar footing and, to put it simply, Phosphine Dream rules. Slowly yet surely they’ve made
Listen to the exclusive stream of new album Mesozoic by The Laurels
Sydney shoegazers The Laurels are set to finally release their debut EP, Mesozoic, on 8 July. The EP comes two years after the release of their debut seven inch Art School Girl/Wandering Star. To celebrate, they’ll be playing launches in Sydney and Melbourne. They’ll also be supporting The Black Angels when the Austin-based band makes
It was a night of checkered shirts, torn skinny jeans, unzipped hoodies and gazing down at your converse sneakers as you remembered misspent youth smoking weed and not washing your hair. Yes 90’s grunge returned to the metro. Kicking off the show was The Laurels. Meandering shoe gazer rock opened the night and lubricated the