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Premiere: TENDER CONNECTION – AN ISOLATION COMPILATION

Words: James Frostick
Romy Fox image: Keelan O’hehir
Artwork: Ange Deadbirdflying

As the country starts to slowly creep towards a sense of normalcy, several isolation-inspired projects are starting to see the light of day. The latest is Tender Connection – a compilation album put together by phenomenal queer-feminist label Tender Collection. The mix features work from a number of artists dabbling in the realms of experimental and outsider sound, resulting in a striking work that manages to form a silver lining of sorts around an incredibly dark cloud. We have the sincere privilege of premiering the release, which launches officially today!

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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: V – ‘NOT READY 4 THIS’

Words: James Frostick
Artist image: Strey Katt

Melbourne-via-Berlin darkwave artist V builds up momentum to the release of their new record So Pure with the release of the visuals for single ‘Not Ready 4 This’. The track grapples with the aspect of grief and its undeniable power to shape us and bring us low. 

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