• Dark Universe

    LIGHTNING IN A BOTTLE

    If Jaime Page’s 2016 debut solo album, Dark Universe, was inspired by her transgender journey, then the follow-up – now flying under the Dark Universe ...
  • Photo: Carbie Warbie

    HOOPER'S ANGELS

    Photo: Carbie Warbie Photography (www.carbiewarbie.com) (Note: Since this article was initially published online on Thursday, Brian Henry Hooper passed away on the morning of Friday, ...
  • Kim Salmon & The Surrealists

    THE LIFE OF BRIAN

    Kim Salmon & The Surrealists, circa 1992 (l-r Kim Salmon, Tony Pola, Brian Hooper). Pic: B. W. Ward Kim Salmon has had a lot of ...
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    WAM SONG OF THE YEAR NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

    Congratulations to all nominees in WAM Song Of The Year. Winners will be announced at the Awards Party at the Fly by Night Musicians Club on Wednesday, May 16. ...
  • Your Girl Pho

    PHO SURE

    Phoebe Gunson AKA My Girl Pho has just released a new single, Feelen, and has been launching it all over the joint. She took time ...
  • Verge Collection

    SERVE THE SERVOS

    Around The Sound last spoke with Verge Collection vocalist/guitarist, Ben Arnold, back in August, 2017, upon the release of the single, For The Story. At ...
  • HAIRCARE

    BACK TO FRONT

    There’s some familiar faces in the photo above from various beloved Fremantle bands, including Spaceman, Dream Rimmy, Mung Dahl (now Cosy) and Moistoyster. Somehow, some ...
  • Cosmic Psychos

    SOUP FOR ALL

    John ‘Mad Macka’ McKeering has been touring the world with Australia’s favourite punk rock ‘blokes you can trust,’ The Cosmic Psychos, for the past decade, ...
  • Oh Mercy

    SOONER OR LATTE

    Old Mercy’s Alex Gow has a nice summation of his just-released new album. “It’s a smorgasbord of things I’m interested in,” he notes, “and I’m ...
  • Black Steel

    BATTLECALL ACCEPTED

    Pic: Don Benson Photography Any conversation about the Western Australian heavy music scene will always include bands like Allegiance and Black Steel: both pioneers in ...