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Month: November, 2013

LISTEN: Oisima ‘Everything About Her’ Ft. Annabel Weston


Adelaide producer OISIMA has just dropped his very first single from his forthcoming debut album. Titled ‘Everything About Her’, the new track features the enchanting vocals of ANNABEL WESTON. Read the rest of this entry »

WATCH: Maribou State Ft. Holly Walker ‘Larks Rise’ (Official Video)


British outfit MARIBOU STATE have recently buddied up with vocalist HOLLY WALKER to release their sensual new track, ‘Larks Rise’. Drawing and exhaling a puff of heaven, the dreamy track has just been given the film clip treatment, directed by Jack Benson and Rafael Gibbons. Read the rest of this entry »

WATCH: JJ Doom ‘Bookhead’ (Official Video)


Jneiro Jarel and MF DOOM make up American hip hop duo JJ DOOM. Since the release of their track ‘Bookhead’, they’ve recently teamed up with street artist Steve “ESPO” Powers to deliver the track in all its visual glory. Read the rest of this entry »

LISTEN: Phoenix ‘Trying To Be Cool’ (Anoraak Remix)


Since hearing the swaying harmonies of PHOENIX‘s ‘Trying To Be Cool’ (from their latest LP, Bankrupt), an influx of remixes have poured over the Internet, twisting and reshaping this groove to their own style. One of these dudes who have tweaked the song is Paris-based producer ANORAAK. Read the rest of this entry »

Listen Out Festival Lineup Announced


Only a  few days ago we were told that Australian festival Parklife is to be no more. However, Fuzzy didn’t leave us with nothing, as a new event suddenly came in the works called Listen Out. Read the rest of this entry »

INTERVIEW: Luen Jacobs, Hand Games


They manage and book bands. They hold killer parties. They release a mixtape made up of brand new Aussie tracks monthly. They have a zine coming out. They are the HAND GAMES and we love them. Read the rest of this entry »

INTERVIEW: Portugal. The Man


I was getting patched up, I was bleeding all over the place. I’ve had a few stupid accidents lately, I’ve let a door go over my heel, and there was a [laughs] nasty little gash [laughs].” Read the rest of this entry »


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Thanks to the pair’s gig mingling at local Sydney shows in their previous bands, Jono Ma invited Gabriel Winterfield to perform for F.L.R.C – the music experiment that fed on the nutrient of improvisation. Read the rest of this entry »

TOP FIVES: Live Music Venues In Sydney


As you know, PURPLE SNEAKERS is a website dedicated to sharing our love of both new and old, local and international talent; so in saying that, we’re obviously fanatic patrons of the live music scene. Read the rest of this entry »

WATCH: Grouplove ‘Ways To Go’ (Official Video)


LA five piece GROUPLOVE have provided us with information of their new record, Spreading Rumours, set for release this September. When pre-ordering the record, you receive an instant digital download of their new track, ‘Ways To Go’. Haven’t heard it yet? Check it out in video style (directed by Cameron Duddy)! Read the rest of this entry »