When THE SWISS perform live they explode on the stage.
In our various See For Free articles that we’ve posted over the last few months, we’ve shown you all the best free gigs that your town has to offer but in our October edition, you’ll notice that Brisbane actually isn’t featured.
“There has got to be something in the water surrounding Australia that turns its citizens into musical geniuses.
Now we know that Brisbane has been popping up on your musical map a lot lately, especially since Bigsound has only just wrapped up, but now the city of the north has another awesome festival for everyone to get excited for.
On the Saturday of Valley Fiesta, almost immediately before they’re due to play their set, I meet with Tim [vocals], Sam [keyboards] and Zoe [bass] of CUB SCOUTS – recent winners of the Queensland Music Awards Song of the Year for their single ‘Do You Hear’ and three of Australia’s newest indie darlings (alongside bandmates Dan.
Let me preface this by placing my professionalism as a “serious music journalist” in jeopardy and saying that I was running late to meet with one of Australia’s biggest electronic duos and biggest exports, THE ASTON SHUFFLE.
Heading out on the Can’t Stop Now Tour, THE ASTON SHUFFLE will be playing shows throughout Australia in their revamped live show in preparation for the 2013 album released of their sophomore LP.
THE ASTON STUFFLE return from a year in the studio with the first taste of their sophomore album release – the epic, and aptly titled single, ‘Can’t Stop Now’.
Come October, the good people of Brisneyland will be flocking to Fortitude Valley for our very own three-day music event, VALLEY FIESTA (proudly sponsored by Brisbane City Council) – and finally, all of the glorious deets about who’ll be playing and where have been announced.