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You’d think having so many awards and accolades would slow you down a bit, but not with Alan Jackson. He happily continues to release new material, and seems to love music now just as much...

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Fatboy Slim (aka Norman Cook) is one of the most influential DJ’s and producers of our time, being one of those few responsible for bringing the big bear genre into the mainstream in the late...

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Album Review: Lianne La Havas – Blood

August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

At just 22 years old English singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Lianne La Havas impressed the unwavering and inimitable Prince with her debut album Is Your Love Big Enough. The 2012 record presented an already distinctive sound...

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Album Review: Jill Scott – Woman

July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jill Scott is renowned for big vocals and big personality, and with her 5th Studio album, entitled Woman, she treats us to an almost winding down of both. This is a good thing. It’s allowed...

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There’s something different about Men Amongst Mountains. While The Revivalists have always released solid albums mixing soul and alternative rock music with some diverse influences thrown in, their latest album offers a deeper level of...

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But For All These Shrinking Hearts completely extinguished that little feeling of emptiness that was nagging at me today. Josh Pyke delivers soaring choruses and uplifting melodies through his own brand of storytelling to create...

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Best Albums of 2015...so far

Best Albums of 2015 Featured

Best Albums of 2015…So Far

July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Every week the team here at Renowned For Sound spin dozens of new records, eagerly listening out for the cream of the crop in new music. While many miss the...

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Best Albums of 2015…So Far

July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Latest Singles & EP's

It was only a few months ago, back in March, that The Prodigy released their sixth studio album The Day Is My Enemy. Now we’re given an inverse release (see the cover for confirmation) in...

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EP Review: Bedrockk – Ultra Violet

July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Featured Interviews

Fifth Harmony

Interview: Fifth Harmony

July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

For their huge legion of dedicated fans, Fifth Harmony will need no introduction. The girl group, formed during the second series of X Factor USA, have a devoted following who have supported the group from...

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Interview: Alaska Thunderfuck

July 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The art of drag is currently in limbo, hovering between its niche origins in the queer community and its breakthrough into mainstream culture led by RuPaul’s Drag Race. There’s no denying that the show’s popularity...

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Jasmine Thompson

Interview: Jasmine Thompson

July 10, 2015 | 1 Comments

Jasmine Thompson is not your ordinary fourteen year old. She has over a million followers online. She was signed to a record label earlier this year. Her new single Adore was dropped early last month. But...

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Courtney Act

Interview: Courtney Act

July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s been an exciting year for Australian drag superstar Courtney Act, competing and becoming runner up on RuPaul’s Drag Race Season Six and now with the release of her debut EP, Kaleidoscope. She’s come a long...

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Latest Live Reviews

Earl Sweatshirt

Live Review: Earl Sweatshirt – 25th July 2015 – Max Watt’s, Sydney, Australia

July 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earl Sweatshirt’s show at Max Watt’s represented a classic case of an artist and an audience struggling to find a middle ground. Though neither Sweatshirt nor his audience were necessarily...

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Latest Films

Tom Cruise returns as Ethan Hunt in the fifth instalment of the immensely popular franchise Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation. After enduring being framed for murder in Prague, preventing the release of deadly virus in...

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Film Review – 13 Minutes

July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

What if you had the opportunity to kill Adolf Hitler at the start of the Second World War at the rise of his power?  But what if you missed your chance by a mere few...

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Film Review – Insidious: Chapter 3

July 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

They say third times the charm, although that may not be the case for Insidious: Chapter 3. Writer, director and actor, Leigh Whannel (Saw), takes the reigns of this third instalment, which is scary but...

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PaperTowns

Film Review – Paper Towns

July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

John Green is a huge presence in the young adult fiction world, and now the highly anticipated adaptation of one of his best-sellers, Paper Towns, has finally hit our screens. Directed by Jake Schreier (Robot...

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Red Carpets

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Red Carpet: Trainwreck

July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

It may have been a cold one last night in Sydney but that didn’t stop the stars from warming up the city as they took to the red carpet for...

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Red Carpet: Trainwreck

July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
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