Future Islands, we've been waiting on you.
The Baltimore synth-pop aficionados and utterly dynamic live act have added an Adelaide sideshow to their Australian tour.
Coming to Australia as a part of Mumford and Sons' ‘Gentlemen of the Road’ mini-festival in Melbourne and Sydney, the touring four piece with an undeniable ear for pop hooks will drop in on The Gov on November 13th.
We’re not missing out this time Radelaide!
Despite the critical acclaim of their most recent album Singles, Future Islands have been in the game for over ten years, carving out a reputation for anthemic and cathartic live shows driven by the hearty growl and dad-on-roids dance moves of lead singer Samuel T. Herring.
Last years Letterman performance of modern classic ‘Seasons (Waiting on You)’ brought the band a whole new swag of followers and even got Letterman a little more buzzed than usual...
Off the back of one of the biggest sets of this years Laneway Festival, the irrepressible dancing of Samuel T. Herring will surely be a sight to see on the small Gov stage. With a new single and reports of a new album in the works, Future Islands will be bringing a fuller live show in comparison to the snapshot we saw in February.
Tickets are on sale right now (!) and by all reports are moving quickly.
Hydrate yourself, do your stretches and be a Dude. Get ready to boogie.
Cover photo courtesy of Tim Saccenti.
“Sick and still singing like a mofo”, as Throsby jokingly put it, Blasko wasn’t in full health, yet powered through until the last encore.
Sustainable? Check. Ethical? Check. Unique and funky clothes that are locally made? You betcha. We’re talking about Grandpa Thief, a local small business focused on upcycled clothing.
Hot Dub Time Machine will be visiting Adelaide for the Wine Machine festival later this year and after this chat, we’re pretty damn keen.
Running since 2006, Oxjam is a global night of gigs. Entertaining some one million punters, Oxjam Adelaide is embracing local live music and engaging with all of us about one of their projects. This year, the focus is on food and climate.
“Drinking coffee, eating toasted sandwiches, travelling through phases of inspiration, elation and despair…” Just a few steps in the process of creating Holy Holy’s third studio album, My Own Pool of Light.
Under the Southern Stars Village will feature a range of fantastic installations, carnival rides, local food vendors, and market stalls.
As the new fashion season commences, Vogue Festival will take over the heart of the city from the 17th of October until the 19th of October.
The walls of the venue became his canvas, and we were all invited to participate in the painting. With every line screamed back onto the stage, it was collaborative, shared.
Big Smooth Cat from Dope Lemon, is one to listen to with a whiskey in one hand and a smoke in the other.
It is a direct antithesis to the breakable, synthetic materials and fast fashion that is churned out by chain stores en masse. McRae designs, sources materials, and sews each leather piece herself.