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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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15 years have passed since Bristol’s Flying Saucer Attack released their last album and as you can imagine things have changed a lot in time gone by. Released on Domino Records, Instrumentals 2015  is the long awaited...

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gwenno

Album Review: Gwenno – Y Dydd Olaf

July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The last time I saw Gwenno play was when she was in her previous band The Pipettes, and they were the support for a drunk and chaotic Libertines at the Camden Barfly. This was quite...

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You don’t often come by guitarists who are as hard working, influential and technically proficient as Joe Satriani. With his 15th studio album Shockwave Supernova, Satch has turned back the dial in terms of effects...

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Though the twin touchstones of folk and Americana guide Samantha Crain’s album Under Branch & Thorn & Tree, the most interesting elements of her sound are those that transcend genre, time and place entirely. Her...

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Pitbull

Album Review: Pitbull – Dale

July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Miami’s Armando Perez, better known as Pitbull, returns with his 9th album, Dale - his second almost completely in Spanish. The album itself features multiple Spanish speaking guests and overall has a Latin fusion feel, but...

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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

Société nationale des chemins de fer français or The National Society of French Railways may seem like a peculiar place to gain inspiration for a song, but that’s exactly what David Gilmour of Pink Floyd has...

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Delta Goodrem

Single Review: Delta Goodrem – Wings

July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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EP Review: Vanessa Carlton – Blue Pool

July 28, 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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Alaska Thunderfuck 5

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

13Minutes

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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Insidious 3

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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Ant Man

Film Review – Ant-Man

July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The idea of Peyton Reed’s Ant-Man ever making it as a feature film is a strange one, and even as early as five years ago, would most likely have been met by audiences with a...

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Red Carpets

Amy Schumer and Bill Hader

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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