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HAAi chats her new album, embracing her shoegaze origins and collaborating with neighbours

HAAi's debut solo album is a fast-paced sonic journey littered with quick cuts, ethereal vocals and hypnotic beats. She stopped by the FBi Radio studios to chat with Maia Bilyk on mornings about the release of ‘Baby, We’re Ascending’ and how she stumbled into the world of electronic music.

Independent Artist of the Week: Kavi

From over-the-top and unapologetic 2000s pop music, to gritty, rhythmic electronic dance music, our Independent Artist of the Week Kavi will take you on an electrifying cosmic ride through the familiar feelings and phases of having a crush.

FBi Monthly Mixtape #008

Happy July! While everyone has been finding themselves in Europe, FBi's specialist presenters have been toiling away finding the very best new music for your ears. This Monthly Mixtape's got selections from the folks behind Race Matters and Tuesday Lunch as well as new kids on the block, Tall Pop. 

Tit Talks: How has queerness shaped your arts or music practice?

For our second instalment of Tit Talks at The Bearded Tit, Kilimi Aketi speaks to our four practising, queer artists about how queerness has shaped their arts or music practise.

Wet Leg talk facing their fears, intimate gigs and famous fans

Isle of Wight two-piece Wet Leg are taking the world by storm. From picking their band name through random emoji combinations in 2019, to now playing Glastonbury and making their way to Australia for Splendour in the Grass, their meteoric rise doesn’t look to be slowing down anytime soon.

Playlist: Support Black & First Nations Artists

Purchase music from Black and First Nations artists as means of demonstrating financial support.

This Week In Sydney

Culture Guide: August 8 - 14

Kerfew Radio, Tit Talks, Sound Design workshop, queer theatre + more culture! Tune in to Culture Guide on 94.5fm every weekday from 4.30PM.

Soundcheck: August 8 - 14

Need a live music fix? Catch Arlo Parks, HOON, Jet City Sports Club, Bec Sandridge + more in Sydney and surrounds this week!

Diary of Death: 6 Aug - 12 Aug

Curated by Jack Shit!

Latest Podcasts

Race Matters

Sara Khan and Darren Lesaguis chat race, culture, representation, arts and current affairs with a range of guests.
White ghosts swirling around the word 'Spooko' on a dark background

Spooko

Can't handle scary movies? Neither can ex-Arvos host Peach. To help him overcome his aversion, his former co-host Shag is talking him through the plots, the kills, the blood and the thrills of iconic horror films, one Wikipedia synopsis at a time.

Wax Lyrical

Wax Lyrical is an exploration of written works, found texts, songs with lyrics, poems with music.

Latest Galleries

Gallery: FBi SMACS Fest 2022

Live events are well and truly back, and we jumped on the bandwagon in a very big way. Here's what went down at FBi SMACS Fest!

Gallery: School Strike 4 Climate 2021

The Backchat team attended the School Strike 4 Climate protest on Friday, May 21 2021.

Gallery: Free Palestine Nakba Day Rally 2021

The Backchat team attended the '#SaveSheikhJarrah, Free Palestine, Commemorate Al Nakba' protest on Saturday, May 15 2021.