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Romulus and Remus bring out dark side

Tegan and Jaymes Voltaire aka Perth band Voltaire Twins.

PERTH indie-electro-disco outfit Voltaire Twins release their second EP Romulus this week, a collection of dark and outlandish stories about people, animals and the wilderness. more »

Rockwiz hits the road for Christmas

Jovial duo: Rockwiz

IT may have a cult following among 40, 50 and 60-somethings, but it seems SBS music quiz show Rockwiz is just as big a hit with the younger set. more »

Revellers lap-up dirty beats at Parklife

American-Canadian DJ duo Duck Sauce at Parklife.

THE event that shares its name with Blur's playful ditty relating a day in the life of an unemployed geezer hit Wellington Square in East Perth on Sunday, marking the beginning of festival season. more »

Rebecca trots to top after little pigs debut

One to watch: Rebecca Erin Smith. Picture: Marcus Whisson

YOUNG Perth composer and performer Rebecca Erin Smith's musical debut doesn't sound particularly remarkable - playing piano for a grade three school play of The Three Little Pigs - until discovering she got the gig as a pint-sized four-year-old. more »

Fox ready to run wild at Parklife

Hot to trot: Perth indie muso Carl Fox. Picture: Andrew Ritchie

PERTH indie electro muso Carl Fox is one happy young man. more »

Naked enthusiasm

Gold Coast indie rockers Tijuana Cartel are headed West.

SNORING is not an activity usually associated with a rock band - particularly a band named after one of the world's most violent crime gangs. more »

Blue skies ahead for laidback Murray

New beginning: Aussie singer-songwriter Pete Murray.

SINGER-songwriter Pete Murray would have to be one of the cruisiest guys on the Aussie music scene but that's not to say he doesn't take certain things seriously, like say, his quest for the perfect “truck-stop” burger. more »

Quirky Kimbra hits high note

Kimbra.

MAKING it as a professional musician comes with significant sacrifice – consider the case of wunderkind Kimbra. more »

PHRASE – Babylon (Universal)

Probably the best ‘skip-hop’ outfit on the scene right now (certainly outshining overrated counterparts Illy, Drapht and Bliss n Eso) Harley Webster AKA Phrase offers an impressive – and somewhat daring – third album. more »

DAVID Guetta – Nothing but the Beat (EMI)

IT’S hard to knock dance DJ and producer du jour David Guetta, who’s taken doof-doof music out of clubs and onto mainstream radio with enviable ease. more »

Panics attack charts

The Panics.

PERTH band The Panics would have to be one of our proud town’s quiet music achievers. more »

Suzi Q rocks on

Suzi Quatro.

DONNING her trademark leather garb and sexy street-smart style, Michigan music legend Suzi Quatro – synonymous with guitar-driven anthems Can the Can and Devil Gate Drive – remains our gallant queen of the rock chicks. more »

Brow Horn Orchestra on a high

L-R bottom Alex Vaughan, Ben Fear, Nic Owen (sitting), Karri Harper-Meredith and Sky Eaton.

WITH one-time Freo busker John Butler having conquered the Australian music industry, it's safe to assume the sky's the limit for fellow former street performers the Brow Horn Orchestra. more »

Boys Boys Boys! had jump on Lady Gaga

A lotta fun: Perth indie popsters Boys Boys Boys!

THEY may share the same name as a Lady Gaga hit song, but Perth indie popsters Boys Boys Boys! claim they had it first. more »

Last push to put spin on Radiothon appeal

DJs Shannon Fox and Chris Wheeldon.

PERTH independent broadcaster RTRFM is nearing the end of its annual Radiothon appeal, calling for listeners to subscribe and help keep the station running. more »

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