Another night, another young artist takes to the stage in Sydney. This time around, it’s 19-year-old KAIIT that was the focus of our photographer Ishan Sharma’s captures. Kaiit’s profile on the Australian music scene has been propelled by impressive live performances in recent months and her Sydney performance on Thursday night took it to another level. Click through for more.Read More
Erykah Badu is the latest guest to perform a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR. For a solid 15 minutes, Badu belted out a stripped down version of ‘Rim Shot’ off 1997’s “Baduizm” and a beautiful rendition of ‘Green Eyes’ from 2000’s “Mama’s Gun.” Watch it NOW.Read More
Well, she never actually went anywhere but we’ve been waiting for Sydney-based soul singer Wallace to release some new music and her latest single is a magical gem. Listen now!Read More
Frontwoman of The Internet, Syd, has stepped out on her own with a great, maybe even ‘Amazing’ Dornik produced track. Pun intended.
Check it out now.
Yessiree, if you haven’t been keeping up with our social updates, then you wouldn’t have known that last Thursday, #the5to9life team were invited to attend the video launch of Sarsha Simone’s new single, ‘Casualty’.
Having premiered on ACCLAIM Magazine the next morning, the video is now available for you to watch and listen. <3
Emerging Swedish talent Bishat is streaming her latest single, ‘Mine’, the follow-up track to her stand-out debut single ‘Sober’, which she self-released earlier this year.Read More
This Wednesday evening, the only place you should be is a PLAY BAR where they, along with Behind The Front, will be presenting an evening of soul celebrating the city’s best and underground artists.
Click the photos for all the details.Read More
Organisers for SOULFEST have announced a massive line-up artists for their October event this year, led by Lauryn Hill, Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, and De La Soul amongst many others that are sure to make your jaw drop.
Click the image for all the info and make sure you set your alarms for 10am, May 27 to purchase those tickets! This is bound to SELL OUT.Read More
I’m always interested to find out an artist’s musical influences. There’s always the answers you expect to hear that everyone is a fan of – particularly when they’ve been pigeon-holed into a specific genre so usually they will list the artists that you want to hear.
In this particular write-up, that wasn’t the case.
Brisbane’s Jordan Rakei has listed Radiohead as one of his favourite bands and yesterday, he released a cover of one of his favourite songs, Bodysnatchers.
A soul artist covering Radiohead? Can you imagine it?Read More
A new annual music festival is coming to Australia’s East Coast in October, despite the recent troubles that the festival scene has had within the past few months.
Maybe SoulFest will be the one to prove us all wrong. Who knows?
Are you willing to take that risk?Read More