LISTENING TO…

ARCTIC MONKEYS – Humbug (not as desert rock as you’d expect…) GIRLS – Girls (album) (Elvis Costello-esque vox with some nice lo-fi indie dark pop) CIRCLESQUARE – Songs About Dancing & Drugs (Interpol meets Junior Boys in a quiet back alley in Manchester) PISSED JEANS – King Of Jeans (lurching, belligerent and intelligent) JAPANDROIDS – Post Nothing (One of the better exponents of the new … Continue reading LISTENING TO…

NEWS: More BIG DAY OUT SIDESHOWS announced…

A fresh batch of BDO sideshows has been announced so count your coins and get out there.  Doubtful Sounds is bummed to see that TV On The Radio are playing the same night as Neil Young in Sydney… oh well. Simian Mobile Disco SYDNEY Wednesday 21 January @ THE METRO MELBOURNE Sunday 25 January @ THE PRINCE BANDROOM Arctic Monkeys SYDNEY Thursday 22 January @ … Continue reading NEWS: More BIG DAY OUT SIDESHOWS announced…

NEWS: Big Day Out 2009

UPDATED 5TH NOV Latest additions to the lineup are: SERJ TANKIAN, DROPKICK MURPHYS, BLACK KIDS, HOT CHIP, LUPE FIASCO, HOLY GHOST!, Z*TRIP, DIED PRETTY, THE VINES, INFUSION, CHILDREN COLLIDE, PEE WEE FERRIS, SPARKADIA, THE GETAWAY PLAN, LITTLE RED, MAMMAL, MERCY ARMS, AJAX, ANDEE FROST, THE DRONES. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Okay, the first lineup announcement for the BDO 2009 happened today.  We already knew about Neil Young, My … Continue reading NEWS: Big Day Out 2009