3rd April, 2017 : Posted by Admin
3rd April, 2017 : Posted by Admin
Brisbane garage pop four-piece Major Leagues return with their new video and single 'It Was Always You'. Produced by acclaimed Australian artist and Popfrenzy label mate Jonathan Boulet, the single is the first taste of the band's forthcoming debut album out mid-year. The single will be supported by intimate live dates in Brisbane and Sydney this April.
About the song, "I wrote the basic melody under Jaimee's house last year before we demo’d songs for the album. But we didn't finish writing all our parts until right before we went into The Plutonium to record the actual album. It was really great working with Jono, particularly on this song cause its structure is so simple. It needed a little fleshing out and Jono had some great ideas.” - Anna
April 20 - The Foundry (Brisbane)
April 27 - Golden Age Cinema & Bar (Sydney)
April 29 - Oxford Art Factroy, Rare Finds 2nd Birthday (Sydney)
2nd April, 2017 : Posted by Admin
We're excited to drop the new single from Sydney's Solid Effort.
Check it out! They're launching the single at the Union in Sydney on August 18th followed by Volumes Festival and our Bigsound party in Brisbane on September 6th.
10th August, 2016 : Posted by Admin
October is going to be a mega awesome month for us with the announcement of a Soft Moon Australian tour. This will be his first visit to our shores and he's bringing his full live band. Check out the Presents section for all the details!
24th July, 2016 : Posted by Admin
So chuffed to announce that Popfrenzy is bringing Welsh avant-pop singer/songwriter Cate Le Bon out to Australia for the first time this October. Since rising to attention with 2009's Me Oh My, Le Bon has turned out four albums of otherworldly and much loved guitar pop. Her latest Crab Day has been described as "a wonderfully disordered junkshop of a record and a pleasure to explore.” (The Observer)
Cate Le Bon headlines Sydney's Newtown Social Club on Wednesday October 5th and Perth's Mojos on Sunday October 9th.
All details here!
5th July, 2016 : Posted by Admin
After seven years absence Canadian rock transformers, Black Mountain return to Australia this October with shows in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Wollongong.
Uniting longhaired music nerds and hemp soaked psych dabblers, Black Mountain are sure to put on a spellbinding performance, armed with their latest genre-blending epic, IV.
All details on our Presents page.
21st June, 2016 : Posted by Admin
Popfrenzy are very excited to be bringing out LA natives, Bleached are coming to Australia for the very first time this spring.
Cutting their teeth - and most likely getting a few bruises scrambling around LA dives as part of cult punk outfit, Mika Miko, Jess and Jen Clavin went on to form Bleached, recruiting Micayla Grace on bass duties. The female trio released Ride Your Heart in 2013, an scrappy, fuzz pop ode to shitty boyfriends and being young that earned them wide praise and offers to stages across the world.
Sure to recreate familiar scenes from the infamous all-ages regular haunt, The Smell and other Cali dives, expect a raw wild set from the seasoned rock and rollers. Come along for Bleached playing old faves and awesome newbies from their latest, Welcome the Worms.
All dates and ticket links on our Presents page!
31st May, 2016 : Posted by Admin
This Friday, May 13th, Eagulls will release their new album, Ullages.
The UK post-punk outfit’s sophomore album follows 2014’s self-titled debut and spans 11 tracks. It was recorded in a converted church in the band’s hometown of Leeds and mixed by Craig Silvey (Nine Inch Nails, Depeche More. According to an official statement, Ullages recalls “the shimmering opulence of Cocteau Twins, the guitar lines of Smiths-era Johnny Marr, and the ominous gloom of Disintegration/Pornography-era The Cure.”
11th May, 2016 : Posted by Admin
|Major Leagues' EP Dream States out now!||7th April, 2016|
|HINDS INTERVIEW WITH ANA PERROTE||5th April, 2016|
|Hinds are back!!||11th February, 2016|
|2ND MELBOURNE PSYCHOCANDY 30TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW ADDED!!||19th January, 2016|
|WE BRING TO YOU DIVINE TIMES (featuring The Jesus and Mary Chain, Seekae, Alvvays, U.S. Girls and Jonathan Boulet)||19th December, 2015|
|ALVVAYS TOURS AUSTRALIA IN MARCH!||1st December, 2015|
|The Jesus and Mary Chain Psychocandy 30th Anniversary Australian Tour!!||27th November, 2015|
|HEALTH AUSTRALIAN TOUR! Playing all Laneway festivals plus Sydney & Melbourne headline shows!||21st October, 2015|
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