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Posts tagged “Australia

Song of the Day: C’mon Man You’re Dead by Sahara Beck

I have been listening to Sahara Beck’s You Could be Happy EP all day. It’s full of six fantastic tracks and it’s incredibly difficult to choose which song should be Song of the Day. I’m still trying to decide. So I guess I should ramble on for a bit longer.

Sahara Beck is an Australian singer/songwriter and has an amazingly charming voice. At times there are certain notes she hits and sounds she makes that remind me of Laura Marling. (more…)

Owls of the Swamp 140 Character Interview

Owls of the Swamp is the project of Australian Pete Uhlenbruch and is wonderfully charming and folksie. Latest single The Hypnotist was recently chosen as a Musical Nourishment Song of the Day and remains a favourite track. One of the best things about Owls of the Swamp is that not only is Uhlenbruch a creator of brilliant music but he is a fan of it too. (more…)

Song of the Day: You’re the One That I Want by Angus and Julia Stone

I absolutely hated the original. It’s tacky and superficial and there’s nothing good to say about it. It was an evil I often had to listen to as everyone else I know loves Grease.

But this…wow. (more…)