The Hiding (Sound Museum Interview)

Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo chat with Anthony fro2015-11-23-Anthony-from-The-Hiding-07-683x1024m independent Melbourne band The Hiding.

Anthony chats about how the band got started, how their sound has changed over the years and working with producer Jimi Maroudas (Kimbra, The Living End).

Anthony also talks about life as an independent band, writing and recording in New York, the new single Smile At Me, the interesting art work for the single cover and the forthcoming EP.

The new single from The Hiding – Smile At Me, is available from iTunes now.

Visit The Hiding website for all the updates and follow the guys on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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Jordan Bailey (Sound Museum Interview)

Geelong based singer-songwriter Jordan Bailey chats about his new EP Clear and performs the track I Won’t Believe You live and acoustic in the JOY studios.

IMG_6957-e1447833759132-1024x983Jordan chats about playing the saxophone when he was younger, entering a music competition enabling him to record his first EP Breaking The Distance in a professional studio and how dealing with family tragedies has inspired his music.

Jordan talks about the new EP Clear, the video for the track Footsteps, collaborations and his musical influences.

The new EP Clear is available online now from his Bandcamp website.

Visit Jordan’s website for the latest updates and follow him on Facebook and Instagram.

Download the full Jordan Bailey interview free via iTunes!

Benji Lewis (Sound Museum Interview)

Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo chat with Melbourne based independent singer-songwriter Benji Lewis.2015-11-09-Benji-Lewis-13-683x1024

Benji chats about growing up in a musical household, taking singing lessons, enter talent contests and honing his craft.

Benji chats about his debut single Reach You Where You Are, which was released earlier this year – gaining over 20,000 listens on Soundcloud and the stunning new single Why.

Beni talks about his forthcoming debut EP Hearts and Halos (due early next year), working with producers Jan Skubiszewski (Owl Eyes, Dan Salton, Illy) and MSquared Productions duo Michael Paynter and Michael Delorenzis (Anja Nissen, Nussy, Rachel Costanzo) and his future plans.

Follow Benji on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Listen to Benji’s tracks on Soundcloud and download the new single Why from iTunes.

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Gypsy and the Cat (Sound Museum Interview)

Gypsy and the Cat‘s Xavier and Lionel chat with Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo in the JOY studios.

The guys chat about the success of their first two albums, 2010’s Gilgamesh and 2012’s The Late Blue, touring overseas and touring Australia with Kylie Minogue on her 2011 Aphrodite tour.IMG_6596-1024x1024

Xavier and Lionel also chat about the music industry, working on their new EP Hearts A Gun, collaborating with Client Liaison and what fans can expect from the upcoming new album, due early 2016.

Visit the Gypsy and the Cat website and follow the guys on Facebook and Twitter.

The new EP Hearts A Gun is available now on iTunes.

Download the free Gypsy and the Cat interview via iTunes!

Slinkee Minx (Sound Museum Interview)

Annemarie and Michelle from Slinkee Minx chat with Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo in the JOY studios.

The Melbourne based duo chat about their top 5 2004 hit Summer Rain – a cover of the Belinda Carlisle’s classic track, touring the country and chart success overseas.

IMG_6245Annemarie and Michelle also chat about collaborating with various dance producers, the new single Lift Me Up and what fans can expect from their forthcoming EP – due early 2016.

For all the news on Slinkee Minx you can visit their website and follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Download their previous singles, debut album Electric Dreams and the new single Lift Me Up from iTunes.

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Marcella Detroit (Sound Museum Interview)

Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo chat with US singer-songwriScreen Shot 2016-01-28 at 4.10.28 PMter Marcella Detroit.

Marcella chats about the early days of her career, working with Eric Clapton and performing with him at the historical Live Aid concert in 1985.

Marcella also chats about her time in Shakespears Sister with Siobhan Fahey (ex Bananarama), the worldwide hit Stay and the duo’s breakup.

Marcella talks about appearing on the UK reality tv show Popstar To Opera Star, meeting Australian drag queen and entertainer Courtney Act, how the music industry has changed over the years and her new album Gray Matterz featuring the single England Calling.

** This extended interview contains extra content especially for this podcast. **

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Rachel Costanzo (Sound Museum Interview)

Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo chat with Melbourne independent singer-songwriter Rachel Costanzo.IMG_9213-e1439252415238-508x1024

Rachel chats about singing her favourite songs and uploading videos to YouTube, working with Michael Paynter and Michael Delorenzis from MSquared Productions on her music and how her song Blindside got a kick start from Melbourne commercial radio station FoxFM.

Rachel talks about her stunning new single Miles Away, the inspiration behind the track and filming the video in Melbourne.

Download the full Rachel Costanzo interview here via iTunes!

Urban Cone (Sound Museum Interview)

Tim, Jacob and Emil from Urban Cone droppIMG_9102-e1438043917814-698x1024ed into the JOY studios to chat with Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo. (Magnus and Rasmus sadly couldn’t make it as they were at soundcheck).

In this extended podcast exclusive the guys chat about how the band got together, recording their debut album in Rasmus’ parent’s living room and and the track Come With Me with Tove Lo.

They chat about the latest album Polaroid Memories, the new single Weekends, the story behind the track Sadness Disease and the track Treasure.

The boys talk about touring the world, their time in Melbourne and answer some quick fire music questions.

**This podcast contains extra content not broadcast on JOY 94.9**

Download the complete Urban Cone interview from iTunes with special podcast extras!

Nussy (Sound Museum Interview)

Melbourne singer-songwriter and DJ Nussy pops in for a chScreen Shot 2016-01-28 at 3.50.58 PMat with Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo.

From starting music at the age of four through to playing gigs across Melbourne and Sydney, Nussy shares her experiences, influences and motivators behind her career thus far.

Nussy reflects on her debut single & EP Dizzy, which was released in 2014.

She also gives an insight into the edgy new provocative video and latest single My Heroin and her plans for a new EP later this year.

Click here to download the full Nussy interview from iTunes.

Oh Mercy / Alexander Gow (Sound Museum Interview)

In this extended podcast exclusive Oh Mercy front man Alexander Gow drops in to the JOY studios to chat with Sound Museum hosts Brian and Leo about his new album When We Talk About Love.No Mercy June 18th 2015 (24)
Alex shares his experience abroad in the USA, including the story behind his latest album artwork, getting backstage at a Blondie gig, his strange encounter in a US gym sauna plus how and the idea for the stunning video Sandy which has racked up over 20,000 views on VEVO.
Alex also performs a stunning live acoustic rendition of Let Me Be Hima track taken from the latest album When We Talk About Love.

Download the full Oh Mercy / Alex Gow interview from iTunes!