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Australian Music Round-Up (05/01/11)

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10:13 AM on 05/01/11
Linda Ferreira
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Thanks to Adam for putting this together:

Australian Music Round-Up News

Head here to hear 3 new tracks from Trial Kennedy’s new album, Living Undesigned. The album will be available May 13th with a national tour starting the same date.

Check out a video for a track by Angela’s Dish from their 2010 release, Walk Into The Sky.

You can hear a new song from Tonight Alive on their official page, and download it free.

Crystal Cove have released their EP, you can purchase it here.

The Grates have returned home to us with a new album ready for release on June 17 entitled Secret Rituals. ‘Like’ their facebook page to hear the new single, “Turn Me On”. They will also be touring Australia in June/July for the album release.

Adelaide’s Leader Cheetah are set to release their new album this June. Head here to hear the first single, “Crawling Up A Landslide”. You can also sign up on their website to receive the song for free download.

Calling All Cars will be touring this month for the release of their new single, “Reptile”. You can hear it here, and expect an album later this year.

Owl Eyes is releasing her new EP, Raiders later this month, and is heading out on tour for the occasion.

Brisbane’s An Horse have just released their second album, Walls. You can stream the entire album here.

Red Riders are breaking up. They will soon announce their final shows in Melbourne and Sydney.

Five Star Prison Cell have also called it quits.

I Killed The Prom Queen are back in action.

After a long wait and a few issues, Ne Obliviscaris now have their album ready for mixing.

After the release of their stellar debut album, The Middle East will head out on tour this June.

The Drones drummer Mike Noga released a solo album last month. Be sure to check it out, starting with the single “M’Belle”, here. You can also catch him on tour this month.

Melbourne’s Wagons will release Rumble, Shake and Tumble this Friday. You can check out two new songs, “Downlow” and “I Blew It” here.

Hungary Kids Of Hungary are already in the process of working on their new release to follow up 2010’s Escapades.

Watch Empire Of The Sun’s set at Coachella here & here.

Check out a song by the supergroup-of-sorts Floating Me, featuring in their line-up Lucius Borich(Cog) and Jon Stockman(Karnivool) along with the remnants of Scarymother.

Festival News

Soundwave Revolution confirmed bands:
Panic! At The Disco
The Used
Relient K
Face To Face
Framing Hanley
Sum 41
Holy Grail
Times of Grace
Funeral For a Friend
Steel Panther
Devin Townsend
Black Veil Brides
The Dangerous Summer
Set Your Goals
We Are The In Crowd
The Word Alive
In This Moment
The Damned Things
Every Time I Die
The Acacia Strain
Madina Lake
Make Do and Mend
Story of The Year
We Are The Ocean
Young Guns
Four Year Strong
This Providence
The Swellers
Terrible Things

Rumour has it Little Dragon are playing at Parklife this year.

The full Splendour in the Grass line-up can be found here.

The Vivid Live 2011 line-up can be found here.

New Tour Dates

The Grates
Friday 17th June - Bakery Artrage, Perth WA
Saturday 18th June - Uni Bar, Adelaide SA [All Ages]
Friday 24th June - Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 25th June - Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 1st July - The Hi Fi, Brisbane, QLD

Calling All Cars
Friday 27th May – Spectrum, Sydney
Saturday 28th May – The Step Inn, Brisbane
Friday 3rd June – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne
Friday 10th June – Jive, Adelaide

Owl Eyes
Friday 20th May – East End Bar, Fremantle
Saturday 21st May – Malt Market Bar, Dunsborough
Sunday 22nd – May – The Bird, Perth
Friday 27th – May – Miss Libertines, Melbourne
Wednesday 1st June – Otis Bar, Wollongong
Thursday 2nd June – Transit Bar, Canberra
Friday 3rd June – The Gaelic, Sydney
Friday 10th June – Esplanade Hotel Front Bar, Melbourne
Saturday 18th June – Edinburgh Castle, Adelaide

Wednesday 22nd June – Coolangatta Hotel, Gold Coast
Thursday 23rd June- Hi Fi, Brisbane
Friday 24th June – Manning Bar, Sydney
Saturday 25th June – Hi Fi, Melbourne
Sunday 26th June – Fowlers, Adelaide
Tuesday 28th June- Amplifier, Perth
Thursday 30th June – ANU Bar, Canberra
Friday 1st July – UNI Bar, Wollongong
Saturday 2nd July- Newcastle Leagues Club, Newcastle

Friday 3rd June – Prince of Wales, Melbourne
Sunday 5th June – The Zoo, Brisbane

Funeral Party
Tuesday 2nd August – Capitol, Perth
Friday 5th August – The Metro, Sydney
Saturday 6th August – Hi Fi, Melbourne
Tuesday 9th August – Hi Fi, Brisbane

The Mission In Motion
Friday 6th May – East Brunswick Club, Melbourne
Saturday 7th May – Fowlers Live , Adelaide
Saturday 14th May – The Zoo, Brisbane
Saturday 21st May – Amplifier Bar, Perth
Sunday 22nd May – Mojo’s, Freemantle
Friday 27th May – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney
Saturday May 28th – Blush Nightclub, Gosford

Joan As Police Woman
Thursday 2nd June – The Street Theatre, Canberra ACT
Friday 3rd June – Lizotte’s, Newcastle NSW
Saturday 4th June – Judith Wright Centre, Brisbane QLD
Sunday 5th June – Byron Community Centre NSW
Tuesday 7th June – Governor Hindmarsh Hotel, Adelaide SA
Wednesday 8th June – Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne VIC
Thursday 9th June – Enmore Theatre, Sydney NSW
Saturday 11th June – Fly By Night, Perth WA

The Middle East
Friday 3rd June – Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns
Saturday 4th June – Riverway Arts Centre, Townsville
Wednesday 8th June – Fly by Night Club, Fremantle
Friday 10th June – The Governor Hindmarsh, Adelaide
Saturday 11th June – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne
Monday 13th June – Karova Lounge, Ballarat
Wednesday 15th June – Old Museum, Brisbane
Thursday 16th June – Joe’s Waterhole, Sunshine Coast
Friday 17th June – The Metro, Sydney
Sunday 19th June – Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle

Mike Noga
Saturday 7th May – the Toff, Melbourne, Vic
Thursday 12th May – Jive Bar, Adelaide, SA
Friday 13th May – the Republic Bar, Hobart, TAS
Saturday 14th May – Norfolk Basement, Fremantle, WA
Sunday 15th May – the Bird, Northbridge, WA
Wednesday 18th May – Notes, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 19th May – Clarendon Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW
Friday 20th May – Step Inn, Brisbane, QLD

Big Boi w/Theophilus London
Friday 26 August - The Tivoli, Brisbane
Saturday 27 August - Enmore Theatre, Sydney
Friday 2 September - The Palace, Melbourne
Saturday 3 September - Metro City, Perth

Wednesday 8th June – Pier, Frankston
Thursday 9th June – Corner, Melbourne
Friday 10th June – Corner, Melbourne
Saturday 11th June – Ferntree Gully, Ferntree Gully
Sunday 12th June – Kay Street Inferno , Traralgon
Wednesday 15th June – ANU Bar, Canberra
Thursday 16th June – Waves, Wollongong
Friday 17th June – Penrith Panthers, Penrith
Saturday 18th June – Roundhouse, Sydney
Sunday 19th June – Newcastle Panthers, Newcastle
Wednesday 22nd June – Panthers, Port Macquarie
Thursday 23rd June – Cex, Coffs Harbour
Friday 24th June – The HiFi, Brisbane
Saturday 25th June – Coolangatta Hotel, Gold Coast
Sunday 26th June – Caloundra RSL, Caloundra
Wednesday 29th June – Andergrove Tavern, Mackay
Thursday 30th June – Magnums, Airlie Beach
Friday 1st July – The Venue, Townsville
Saturday 2nd July – Brothers, Cairns
Thursday 7th July – HQ, Adelaide

The Get Up Kids
Friday August 5 - The Hi-Fi, Brisbane - 18
Saturday August 6 - The Metro, Sydney - Lic/AA
Sunday August 7 - Billboard, Melbourne - 18
Tuesday August 9 - Fowlers Live, Adelaide - Lic/AA

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12:24 PM on 05/01/11
Broden Terry
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I purchased tickets to see The Middle East in Melbourne so I'm pretty thrilled. Also, Angus and Julia Stone should stop touring Europe because I miss them!
02:46 PM on 05/01/11
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Yellowcard better headline a side show!
04:15 PM on 05/01/11
Exhale you, inhale the rest
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There most likely won't be any sideshows for Revolution.
04:44 PM on 05/01/11
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The much anticipated comeback.
06:56 PM on 05/01/11
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Although AJ (guy behind Soundwave) has said there most likely wouldn't be any sideshows, Yellowcard have confirmed they will be playing some separate shows while they're here.
07:00 PM on 05/01/11
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Yellowcard better headline a side show!
Yellowcard has announced on their blog that “We will also be playing a couple of headlining shows while we are [in Australia for Soundwave Revolution]”. - read that on fasterlouder if that helps you out.
07:02 PM on 05/01/11
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Also, really stoked about a lot of the bands on soundwave revolution. Yellowcard, Hellogoodbye, SYG, Relient K, etc. Can't wait to see more bands announced.
07:31 PM on 05/01/11
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Yellowcard has announced on their blog that We will also be playing a couple of headlining shows while we are [in Australia for Soundwave Revolution]. - read that on fasterlouder if that helps you out.
That's awesome. What would make it even better is if TDS played with them. Could happen now they're on the same label!
07:33 PM on 05/01/11
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I purchased tickets to see The Middle East in Melbourne so I'm pretty thrilled. Also, Angus and Julia Stone should stop touring Europe because I miss them!

I really hope The Middle East jump on heap of festivals next summer, I would love to see them but unfortately can't make it to the tour
08:47 PM on 05/01/11
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The much anticipated comeback.

09:00 PM on 05/01/11
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What's supposed to be revolutionary about the new Soundwave? A bunch of those bands have been on the Soundwave line-up before :/
I wish Thursday would do a club tour instead of festivals every time they're here.
10:17 PM on 05/01/11
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Not really. A lot of people in our dear little Australian thread were calling for it and now, here it i.
12:10 AM on 05/02/11
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About time Angelas Dish made a video for Crash. Best song on the album by far.

Outstanding video. These guys are criminally underrated.

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