Interview :: Sister Jane
Blue Mountains psychedelic five piece Sister Jane have a badass new single ‘Whole Wide World’. We chat to them about Velvet Underground, Spanish mountaintops and touring the big smoke.
Q&A :: Gang Of Youths
Gang of Youths pedal ‘EMOTIONAL-ASS, 10-TRACK CONCEPT ROCK’ with a Springsteenian charm and the visceral charge of a seven nation army on speed… and caps-lock firmly ON.
Q&A :: Aaron Chen – The Laugh Stand
Seventeen-year-old Aaron Chen skips school to go head to head with The Flog, warming up for his comedy gig at The Laugh Stand at FBi Social.
Interview: High Highs (album of the week)
We’ve been smitten and swooning over the current album of the week – the debut LP from High Highs, ‘Open Season’. Before they return to their hometown, the Flog caught up with one half of the High Highs duo to talk about the new album, leaving Sydney for Brooklyn (pah!) and what we can expect from their performances.
Jarvis Taveniere of Woods: On Jam Bands and Live Recordings
Brooklyn-based Woods consider themselves a ‘jam band’. Surprisingly, they’re not actually talking about that sweet, sugary, strawberry preserve – but that’s not to say their music isn’t damn sweet.
Local Natives: From Abandoned Bungalow to Australian Tour
At last – the wait is over! LA lads Local Natives have released their sophomore album Hummingbird and they are heading to Oz to play it for us live – and FBi is proudly presenting the Sydney gig. Hear what lead singer Kelcey Ayer had to say when chatting with the Flog.
Q&A :: Mother And Son
Mother And Son are keeping themselves busy with catching dengue fever, swapping mother roles and this week are set for a showdown as they support 126.96.36.199’s – the infamous Japanese band who played during the Kill Bill scene with O-Ren Ishii and the Crazy 88.
Mount Eerie’s Phil Elverum: Photography, Churches, and the Australian Summer
If there’s anyone whose music belongs in the hallowed warmth and reverberations of a church, it is Phil Elverum – aka Mount Eerie. The Flog caught up with the prolific musician before his performance at York St Anglican on Friday night.
Interview & Giveaway :: Bored Nothing
With only a week until the Sydney album launch, The Flog caught up with Bored Nothing to chat about being bored, his recent signing to Spunk Records and the acting talents possessed by his pets Chicken and Count Duckular.
Q&A :: New Navy
Rachel Sibley got to chat with New Navy’s Jamie about the new New Navy. So you can catch up over New Navy’s new track, ‘Regular Town’. New. Navy. Yeah!