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December 5, 2019

Well, we have somehow made it to the end of season one for Behind The Soundcheck today, and what better way to go out in style than with a jaunt into the world of one of the most dynamic entertainers in the biz (and one of The Soundcheck&...

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9 May 2019

Outlandish, eccentric and lively as all hell are just some pale words that attempt to sum up the superlative ringleaders of kooky hardcore, aka DREGG. Combining thought-provoking narratives with divergent hardcore stylings, the Melbourne quintet are certainly no wallfl...

17 Feb 2019

MELBOURNE MULTI-INSTRUMENTALIST/PRODUCER MECHANICAL PTERODACTYL STRIKES A CHORD WITH A BRAND NEW CLIP FOR LATEST SINGLE 'STRIKE UP A MATCH'

Mixing electronic and acoustic elements into a brooding James Blake-ish soundscape, 'Strike Up A Match' signals the first taste of...

8 Feb 2019

Wrap your ears in some lilting bliss from Melbourne songwriter Daniel Trakell for this week's Sound Off Saturday - with impassioned lyrics and enchanting melodies, there's a whole lot to like about this engaging artist, especially on his recent Bon Iver-esque track 'Wi...

23 Dec 2018

2018 has been a truly incredible adventure of killer music, stellar shows and bands both old and new fighting the good fight to gift us with their art. For The Soundcheck it has been a privilege to review and interview so many of these artists, and to celebrate the ama...

8 Nov 2018

Overthinking and pop-punk often goes hand in hand, but for Melbourne rockers Loose End the act of rumination gets a refreshing spin with their polished brand of heavy and melodic pop-punk.

Hailing from Victoria and starting life in a bedroom, this endearing quintet have...

4 Nov 2018

SINGLE: The Comments
ARTIST: Yeo

Coat your ears in soulful silk with the divine new track and single 'The Comments' from Melb muso and producer Yeo.

Floating into the world as the first sign of life since Yeo's whirlwind 2017, 'The Comments'  is a sensory treat boas...

18 Oct 2018

King Parrot: you’ve either heard the name, love them or think that this article is about that Christmas-coloured bird you saw on that family vacation one time. But regardless of where you sit in King Parrot awareness, it’s undeniable that this is a band who truly walk,...

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