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Lorde opens herself up to thousands of fans on her Melodrama tour

When she was 16, LORDE shot to international stardom off the back of her debut single, ‘Royals’.


Hoodlem talk lo-fi in the shed with a dog called Bear

HOODLEM have remained evasive, not to create an illusion of fantasy surrounding who they are, but rather so that the only focus is the music.


LISTEN: Lorde ‘Tennis Court’ (Flume Remix)

In the neighbourly spirit of ANZAC day, Australasian younglings and world-conquering beatmakers LORDE and FLUME have finally teamed up to play some ball.


Triple J Hottest 100 Volume 21 Out Now

Do you remember when you turned 21.


Five Things We Learnt While Attending Laneway Festival 2014

Laneway Festival made a visit to Sydney on Sunday and in true Purple Sneakers fashion, we decided to share with our readers some observations we made during the event.


Guvera & XXXX Summer Bright Summer Playlist

Editors Note: Looking for some more HOT playlists.

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Top Five Picks For Laneway Festival 2014

It’s summer, all of your favourite events are beginning to unfold here in Australia and we couldn’t be more excited for this festival season.


LISTEN: The National ‘Lean’

We all know that THE NATIONAL have a knack for creating tracks that have a wonderful ambience and mood.


LISTEN: Lorde ‘Team’

Honestly I love telling people I’m a Kiwi.


SET LIST: Purple Sneakers DJs @ Alhambra Lounge, Brisbane

Having already swept across Western Australia, carved up the Beach Road Hotel in Sydney and shredded the snow with SAMPOLOGY, SUFUR (better known as RUFUS) and WHAT SO NOT, our very own PURPLE SNEAKERS DJS have had a busy schedule so far.


Lorde Announces Debut Album Release Date

Shortly after commencing her tour of the United States, the New Zealand-born songstress LORDE has announced her debut album.


LISTEN: Lorde ‘Love Club’ (LDRU Remix)

New Zealand has been pumping out some beautiful songstresses lately and one we have fallen in love with it the lovely LORDE.