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Australia’s The Preatures to headline the Echo in June

From Australia, The Preatures are making their way to Los Angeles for a headlining performance at the Echo on Tuesday, June 3rd. After delivering two very impressive performances at Coachella 2014, The Preatures are ready to get even more L.A. love at the Echo. We covered The Preatures at both weekends of Coachella and were […]

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Coachella Reviewed: The Preatures help open weekend two with groovin’ Aussie rock

Australian rock band The Preatures helped get things started Friday afternoon for Coachella weekend two, bringing some Aussie heat to go with the dry desert kind. The Sydney band prominently featured singer Isabella Manfredi and guitarist/vocalist Gideon Bensen’s chemistry at the forefront of their performance, with the two often sharing singing duties while also sharing […]

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Hot Band Alert: Wax Witches — Australia’s snottiest punk band

From Australia, by way of Mars, Wax Witches are playing the Smell tonight with The Garden as noted on our weekly show list as a recommended show to check out. They just killed it at Burgerama III this past weekend so don’t miss out. As the new solo project of Bleeding Knees Club frontman, Alex Wall, Wax […]

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Empire of the Sun at Shrine Auditorium
PRESALE: Empire of the Sun at Shrine Auditorium – Oct. 31

Known for their incredible costumed-up stage show, Australia’s Empire of the Sun are bringing their lively electronic-pop back to Los Angeles with a headlining show at the Shrine Auditorium on none other than Halloween, Oct. 31. Touring in support of their sophomore studio album, Ice on the Dune, released on June 13 via Capitol, expect […]

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Iggy Azalea at the Echoplex – June 24
Just Announced: Iggy Azalea at the Echoplex – June 24, 2013

This beautiful Aussie white girl can rap! And she’s not weird looking and annoying like that chick from Die Antwoord … Iggy Azalea is set to headline the Echoplex on June 24! Bet you didn’t know that this ghetto beauty is also a model represented by Wilhelmina Models. AND she used to date ASAP Rocky, […]

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New Video: PVT – “Homosapien”

Australian three-piece PVT, have shared an interesting stop-motion video for their song “Homosapien”, off their new title-track album (Homosapien). Clemens Habicht (Friendly Fires, Bloc Party, Delphic) directed the clever video which features quick shots of PVT friends and family: Jack Ladder, Sarah Blasko, Kirin J. Callinan and Mrs Pike (yes, Laurence and Richard’s mum) — to […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Aussie BBQ No. 5 at The Echo – March 10, 2013

Australian music and food festival festival, Aussie BBQ No. 5, is set to take place at The Echo this Sunday, March 10. It’s going to be a crazy Aussie explosion featuring music from Ginger & The Ghost, Bearhug, Blackchords, Faker, and many more. Tickets are available for $15 and the show is all ages! Enter the […]

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Win Tickets to White Fence with Twerps – The Satellite – Nov. 3, 2012

  White Fence (aka Tim Presely of Darker My Love) is set to headline the Satellite on Saturday, Nov. 3 with Australia’s charming, lo-fi rockers, the Twerps. Catch a well-know Los Angeles musician with some fresh Aussie blood – be there to catch the Twerps open up the evening’s show at 9 p.m. followed by White […]

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Cut Copy Release Hot New Single, “Take Me Over”

“oooooh, I can hear it calling …” well hot damn, I can hear those Miami Vice drum beats! Melbourne’s finest, Cut Copy has released the first official single from their new LP Zonoscope, “Take Me Over.” It definitely has a fun exotic beat to it with a little bit of some cheesy island vibes (especially […]

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New Video: “Lucidity” by Tame Impala

Causing massive waves of buzz across the world, Aussie psyche-poppers, Tame Impala, have released a trippy new video for their echoing song “Lucidity.” We caught the boys at their first-ever Los Angeles show back in July and have been impressed ever since. Tame Impala’s new video is as trippy as the the song sounds. It […]

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