Australia

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on The Goon Sax's Humble Reflections

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews the Australian trio's 'We're Not Talking,' Mad Crush's new self-titled LP, plus recent releases from Flasher and Weakened Friends.
Robert Christgau
12.7.18
Premieres

Watch Cut Copy's Extensive Documentary 'Don't Let Me Die Tonight'

Get an intimate look at the electronic band.
Noisey Staff
11.19.18
In Memoriam

The Ocean Party's Zac Denton Leaves Behind An Immense Legacy

Prolific Melbourne musician Zac Denton, of bands The Ocean Party, Ciggie Witch, Pregnancy, and more, has died at age 24. He leaves behind a vast and important body of work.
Shaad D’Souza
10.31.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

BROCKHAMPTON Drop "SAN MARCOS" Video, Filmed in Melbourne

The hip-hop boyband filmed their new video, directed by Kevin Abstract, in one hour in Melbourne yesterday. You *wish* you were that productive.
Shaad D’Souza
9.26.18
Premieres

FRITZ Is The Self-Aware Teen Making Sunny/Sad Surf Rock

We're premiering the video for FRITZ's wonderful new song "Summer Holiday", a dazed indie-rock jam about losing friends, a boyfriend, and self-confidence. Catch the video and read our interview with FRITZ.
Shaad D’Souza
8.28.18
Metalhead

Rebel Wizard Thrives Off Heavy Metal Negativity

In a world where positivity sells, the Australian “heavy negative wizard metal” band helps us remember why we came here.
Christopher Krovatin
7.25.18
Noisey News

Nick Cave's Life-Sized, Military-Style, "Homoerotic" Statue Is Going Ahead

Corin Johnson, the sculptor who designed the piece for Cave's hometown of Warracknabeal, describes it as "Louis 14th meets spiritual outlaw."
Alex Robert Ross
6.21.18
New music

Courtney Barnett Releases "Nameless, Faceless" and Confirms Her New Album

The Australian singer-songwriter's long-awaited second album is called 'Tell Me How You Really Feel,' and it's out on May 18.
Alex Robert Ross
2.15.18
Interviews

Zenizen's Opal Hoyt Found Her Voice Somewhere Between Alaska and Melbourne

The Brooklyn-based artist, whose new EP is a neo-soul marvel, explains her inspiration and the difficulties that come being branded "unique."
Shelly Simon
1.28.18
Premiere

Ukiyo and FEELDS' New Track Is a Warning Against Getting Too Comfortable

The pair talk about what happens when love gets stale on their new track “Something Like This.”
Noisey Staff
1.19.18
Noisey News

Macklemore Is Going to Australia and Everyone Is Mad as Hell

The rapper has managed to annoy bigots and an entire rugby league team before performing at Sunday's NRL Final in Sydney.
Alex Robert Ross
9.27.17
Interviews

Gordi Is Your Next Favorite Folktronica Genius

In advance of her debut album, 'Reservoir,' the Jagjaguwar-signed Australian artist premieres a new single in "Bitter End" and talks about the making of the record.
Alex Robert Ross
8.17.17
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