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Video Premiere: RABBIT ISLAND – ‘IN THE FOREST, FAR AWAY’

Words: Doug Wallen
Banner image: Matthew Saville

A group of youngsters play happily together around a forest and creek in the enchanting video for a children’s song from Fremantle’s Amber Fresh, a.k.a. Rabbit Island. It heralds the reissue of her 2014 album Songs for Kids.

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Video Premiere: THE NATIVE CATS – ‘RUN WITH THE ROSES’

Words: James Frostick
Band image: Lou Conboy

To celebrate the release of their new 7″ and tour, Tasmanian two-piece The Native Cats give their scintillating track ‘Run With The Roses’ the visual treatment. The clip matches the song’s visceral urgency, managing to match the sonic energy with imagery that is equally as entrancing.

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Video Premiere: TIM & THE BOYS – ‘SILENT ROOM’

Words: James Frostick
Band image: Max Goodman

Sydney punk three-piece Tim & The Boys are putting the lid on their 2018 LP Growing with a visual treatment for the album’s last track, ‘Silent Room’. Perhaps the album’s most personal statement, the clip for ‘Silent Room’ utilises archived television footage to create a patchwork of moments, a summation of memory and experiences overlaid with disquieting statements about the human condition.

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Video Premiere: SOLO CAREER – ‘FEELINGS’

Words: James Frostick

Sydney musician Annabel Blackman steps into the limelight under her bedroom pop moniker Solo Career with a new video clip tucked under her arm. The companion visuals to her lushly languid and ethereal track ‘Feelings’ – crafted by contemporary artist Matthew Griffin – perfectly match the purposeful spiritlessness of the song, which is lathered in despondence resulting from one-sided emotional giving.

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Video Premiere: V – ‘ALL LOVERS DESERVE TO DIE’

Words: James Frostick
Artist image: Tristan Davies

As we celebrate the spookiest day of the year, Melbourne darkwave legend V steps out of the gloom to gift us the visuals for their anti-love song ‘All Lovers Deserve to Die’. Set to a mash-up of imagery from iconic romance movies and ultra-gory B-grade horror flicks, V reminds us all about the brutality of love and the fine line we walk between passion and hate.

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Video Premiere: EMMA RUSSACK – ‘WINTER BLUES’

Words: James Frostick
Artist image: Dannika Horvat

Prolific Melbourne songwriter Emma Russack has announced the July arrival of her fifth record, Winter Blues. Ahead of the album’s release, Emma gifted listeners a small taste in the form of the record’s title track. The gorgeous piano-led tune see’s Emma copping to her own bullshit, taking ownership of bad behaviour instead of simply passing it off as a byproduct of miserable weather. We’ve got a look at the track’s brand-new visuals!

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Premiere: MOUNT TROUT – ‘I HAVE EVERYTHING’

Words: James Frostick
Band image: Katherine Daly

Tasmanian transplants Mount Trout will be following up on 2016 LP Screwy with Shelter Belt, a brand-new record dropping on May 24. To a musical backing of tottering discordant folk, new single ‘I Have Everything’ sees Mount Trout counting its blessings – taking stock of life’s essentials and celebrating a humble glut of unconventional riches. 

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