The Friday Afternoon Playlist, 31.01.2014

The Friday Afternoon Playlist, 31.01.2014

If everything has gone to plan, I’ll be at the Brisbane leg of this year’s Laneway festival by the time you read this. This year’s line-up is another strong one and I’ll be looking to catch a number of acts we’ve written about on Collapse Board, both favourably and less so – Lorde, Savages, Warpaint, […]


The Great Australian Songbook I

Rock music doesn’t get much more moving than this.

 Everett True

In defence of Cold Chisel – an incomplete aural + visual history of GOOD Australian soft rock

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Cold Chisel. Please explain.

 Everett True

Everett True’s Australian Garage Rock Primer

There’s a good argument to be had for grunge beginning in Australia with The Scientists in 1979. Ask Kurt Cobain. Oh wait. You can’t.

 Everett True

Spotlight – 2: Beaches

Occasionally, I wonder if I stopped off in the wrong city. It’d be nice to travel down to Northcote or Collingwood of an evening and be able to catch a sprawling set of often instrumental music from Beaches: music that touches on much of what I enjoy (Krautrock, 60s garage, beach parties, Sonic Youth, 1980 […]