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premiere: Alice Ivy shares the video for her joyous new summer jam “In My Mind”

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Australian artist Annika Schmarsel aka Alice Ivy drops the absurdly charming video for her glorious new sunshine soul anthem (and her favorite song she's ever written) "In My Mind", featuring a triumphant and effortlessly cool assist from Ecca Vandal...

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premiere: Sweet Whirl – Ray C

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Melbourne's Esther Edquist aka Sweet Whirl shares an exquisitely bleary-eyed gem from her new EP Love Songs & Poetry, which features members of beloved Australian punk band Total Control, and is out next month on Chapter Music...

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video: Jess Cornelius – No Difference

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LA-via-Melbourne-via-New Zealand songwriter Jess Cornelius shares her beautiful and emotional new self-released single "No Difference", an empowering jam that is accurately described in the press release as "part self-help mantra, part blind fatalism"...

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Two People – In the Garden

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Australian duo Phoebe Lou + Joey Clough, aka Two People, announce their signing to esteemed LA-based label Terrible Records for the release of their debut LP First Body, coming in early 2019. The record, which was mixed by Rodaidh McDonald (the xx, Sampha, King Krule), has a deeply sensuous and hypnotic late-night vibe that elicits hazy visions of vintage Portishead or the xx's more minimal, hauntingly soporific early classics...

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video: Julia Jacklin – Body

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Powerful new song and Nick McKinlay-directed video from Australia's Julia Jacklin, who's supporting First Aid Kit on their current North American tour. Julia says about haunting new single "Body":

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Mall Grab – How the Dogs Chill, Vol. 1

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Australian producer + DJ Jordon Alexander aka yung Mall Grab drops his new EP How the Dogs Chill, Vol. 1, on his brand new label Looking For Trouble. Check the entrancing EP opener "Liverpool Street in the Rain" below, and stream the whole EP (which also features a legendary Iron Mike sample) + pick up the limited 12" here.

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premiere: Primo – Mirage

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We're psyched to debut this buzzing new track from Melbourne, Australia trio Primo, taken from the group's addictive debut album Amici, coming soon via Upset The Rhythm. The label says that Primo's deceptively minimal, alternately lilting/ripping post-punk jams sound like "the places you go when you’re working hard nine-to-five and can’t go anywhere," and the fleeting "Mirage" is a blistering intro to the group's detached urgency and infectious, almost gleeful cynicism, always sweetened just a bit by those disarming three-part harmonies...

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G Flip shares new single “Killing My Time”

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Australia's G Flip follows up one of the debut jams of the year and her triumphant first-ever live shows at SXSW with a new single. Listen to "Killing My Time" + watch the lyric video below:

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video premiere: Laura Jean – Girls on the TV

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“I told her one day we’d be beautiful / and maybe we could start a band / ‘cause i was born to sing / and she was born to dance...”

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video premiere: Happy Axe – Seven Sounds

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Canberra, Australia multi-instrumentalist Emma Kelly aka Happy Axe shares the stunning video for her beautiful new single "Seven Sounds", a song that Kelly says is about "joyfully carrying out the things that other people have told you aren’t possible...

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