Added on July 19, 2017
2017 , Brian King , Brisbane , David Prowse , In Photos , Japandroids , The Brightside , WAAX
Japandroids play at The Brightside in Brisbane, with support from WAAX.
Added on August 22, 2013
Japandroids , No Age , Scott Creney , Sub Pop , The Embarrassment
Know your enemies. It isn’t No Age. They’re one of the good guys.
Added on February 6, 2013
Chet Faker , Cloud Nothings , Jake Cleland , Japandroids , Jessie Ware , Julia Holter , Laneway , Melbourne , Nicolas Jaar , Perfume Genius
This isn’t guitar masturbation. It’s guitar blue balls. It’s guitar priapism. All build up, no release.
Added on December 6, 2012
Alabama Shakes , Animal Collective , Ariel Pink , Bats For Lashes , Beach Fossils , Beach House , best of 2012 , Captured Tracks , Clinic , Cold Pumas , Deerhoof , DIIV , Dirty Projectors , Dum Dum Girls , Grimes , Grizzly Bear , Jack White , Japandroids , La La Vasquez , Laetitia Sadier , mac demarco , Micachu and the Shapes , Mike Turner , Minutemen , Mumford & Sons , Naomi Punk , New Order , Of Montreal , Passion Pit , Pixies , Shins , Tame Impala , Tears For Fears , The Bastards of Fate , The School , Twin Shadow , Wild Nothing , Windowspeak , Yo La Tengo
Dum Dum Girls had a massive year — the Coke Zero of the indie world. You know, same taste as the original formula but not as filling.
Added on November 14, 2012
I Hate Indie Rock , indie rock , Jake Cleland , Japandroids , Kurt Cobain , Lester Bangs , Odd Future , The Hold Steady , Titus Andronicus
Punk’s alive and the gates to Bangs’s Promised Land are open once again.
Added on July 15, 2012
Beach House , Berangere Maximin , best of 2012 , BoA , Chairlift , Death Grips , Dirty Projectors , Here We Go Magic , Human Don’t Be Angry , Japandroids , Lucy Cage , M.I.A. , metric , Miike Snow (ft Lykke Li) , Plan B , Poliça , Riz MC (ft Plan B & Aruba Red) , Santigold , Shrag , Soko , Spoek Mathambo , The Shins , THEESatisfaction , US Girls
Sparky, desperate, rough-edged, delirium-fuelled, defiant, shouty boy pop. There’s a place for it, you know.