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The Preatures Drop New Single ‘Better Than It Ever Could Be’

What could be a better start to the day than a new PREATURES track being released.


Triple J’s Hottest 100 of the Last 20 Years Compilation Released

With their knack for hunting down new music talent through Triple J Unearthed and for just being really great people, Triple J have found a place in the hearts of Australia’s youth and well, just everyone in general now that we think about it.


RELEASE: Triple J’s Hottest 100 Volume 20, Out Feb 22

Macklemore’s ‘Thrift Shop’ was the main winner of Triple j’s 20th annual HOTTEST 100, beating some major heavyweight artists for the coveted #1 spot.


Flume Finds A Gold Record From Santa Under The Tree

From strength to strength to strength, the lad that has become the golden boy (pun intended) of the Australian music scene, the biggest cross over success since…I can’t remember when.


FLASHBACK: The Go-Betweens

Brisbane has never truly been accepted as a hive of cultural progression with the same enthusiasm as Australia’s other great cities, and this is particularly true when discussion turns to music.


LIVE STREAM: Matt Corby At Joes Pub New York

21 year old MATT CORBY is currently in the US of A and tonight is playing at the legendary Joe’s Pub in New York, an incredibly hip musical establishment that has previously hosted the likes of AMY WINEHOUSE, DOLLY PARTON, BONO, and ELVIS COSTELLO.


INTERVIEW: San Cisco’s Jordi Davieson

In a full-on year, Fremantle indie-pop outfit SAN CISCO have played Big Day Out, supported the likes of Jebediah and Architecture in Helsinki, and landed themselves a place in Triple J’s Hottest 100 — at number seven, no less.


MP3: Lancelot – We Can Dance (Frames Remix)

We love LANCELOT here at Purple Sneakers.


Nice and Ego Triple J Hottest 100 Audio Visual Extravaganza

NICE AND EGO have produced a very impressive six and a half minute Audio/Visual mashup extravaganza featuring every single track from this years Triple J: Hottest 100.


LISTEN: Matt Corby ‘Brother’ (Guerre Remix)

Sydney electronic outfit GUERRE has remixed MATT CORBY’S ‘Brother’, the track that everyone is talking about.


LISTEN: Luke Million ‘Dare You’ (Dub Mix)

Loving this new track from Triple J darling LUKE MILLION.