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POND close out US tour at The Fonda Theatre with a colorful palette of sounds

The Aussie psych rock group POND made their way West and landed at the Fonda Theatre Sunday night, putting the cap on a brief US tour with a colorful palette of sounds. The band has a propensity for such things, as each release of theirs (particularly the latest two records Tasmania and The Weather) build […]

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POND bring the party to the stage and floor at The Regent, Los Angeles

Psychedelic rockers from Perth, Western Australia, Pond, played a raucous show at The Regent DTLA Tuesday night. The crowd undulated for the entirety of the set; frontman Nick Allbrooks’ distinctive dance moves and banter from the band riled them up continuously. By the end of the show it had been decided, this was the most […]

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San Cisco and Cam Avery of Tame Impala pack The Troubadour with ace performances

San Cisco This past Tuesday, San Cisco brought their sunny Australian pop to a packed house at The Troubadour. As childhood friends the band started playing together in 2009, eventually releasing several EPs and their first full-length in 2012. They are now doing a limited US tour in support of their forthcoming second LP, GRACETOWN. San Cisco […]

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Australia’s POND takes on Halloween at the Echo and goes for blood.

Pond The line for the Echo on Friday night has nearly crossed over the bridge. Below us a similar line is snaking down Glendale in anticipation for Big KRIT. But, upstairs everyone is stoked to see Aussie psych-rock masters POND. Everyone I speak to cannot think of a better way to spend Halloween night. Even […]

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6 Best Halloween Concerts in Los Angeles

What to do this Halloween in Los Angeles? If you’re asking yourself this question, we have a list of the best solutions. Sure, you can go to a club, bar or house party — and we’re sure they will all be a fun time, but there’s nothing like celebrating Halloween with a damned good concert. […]

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An Interview with POND: the enormity of outerspace, whiskey and jokes

You wouldn’t be able to tell that POND considers their band a tongue-in-cheek affair if you just listened to their music. Throughout their six-year run they have made some of the hardest hitting psych-rock to come out of Australia. Touching on influences as far reaching as AC/DC and Outkast (with some Bowie sprinkled in for […]

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An Interview with Courtney Barnett: Books, Tomatoes and Life On The Road

Courtney Barnett has been on tour for the better part of the last two years. So it shouldn’t be a surprise that when I get in touch with her over Skype she sounds relieved to be back home in Australia. “It’s so good to be back and seeing everyone.” she tells me, “it’s been awhile.” […]

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Ziv Biton |
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POND release new video, accompanied by hilarious Facebook status

Photo by Ben Montero Sketchbook Psychedelic fuzz-rock noise swordfish band, POND have released a new video for a new song titled “Elvis’ Flaming Star”. The new jam is due to appear on the Aussie’s upcoming new album Man, It Feels Like Space Again. Check out the video below, but before doing so … The band posted the […]

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Pond release free download of new single “Waiting Around For Grace”

Pond is the primary creative outlet of Joseph Ryan, Nick Allbrook and Jay Watson. Based out of the psychedelic mecca of Perth, Australia the group has always held close a fascination with space-odyssey synths and cataclysmic walls of sound — like a spacecraft crash landing on a foreign planet. On their newest release, “Waiting Around For […]

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