Matt Corby

Australian band Big Scary, taken in New York

The AU Review is an Aussie publication covering music, entertainment and other events in states and cities around the country. They recently asked their writers in each capital city to put together a list of new Aussie songs and artists for us, and we thought this would be a great way to kick off New Music [...]

Matt Corby at Joe's Pub. Photo by Rafe Baron

One of the great things for an Australian in the USA in March is the sheer number of Aussie musical acts touring the country. Matt Corby was one of the artists we were lucky enough to catch amid the SXSW/Aussie BBQ frenzy – first in a beautiful church in Austin, Texas, and a week later closer to [...]

The Black Ryder at SXSW

Yesterday, we posted some pics from the Aussie Speed Sets at SXSW. Today, we have some recaps of some other noteworthy Aussie shows that we managed to catch during our time in Austin, Texas.

Aussie BBQ Brooklyn

While we’re still nursing our hangover from SXSW this past week, the Australian takeover of America continues with a jam packed week of events that you won’t want to miss. Melbourne superstars The Temper Trap plays the El Rey Theater in Los Angeles tonight and tomorrow. Rappers Bliss N Eso are in Arizona tonight, The [...]

Paul Kelly takes over the Big Apple this week, playing intimate venue Rockwood Music Hall every night this week

This week is Paul Kelly week in New York City. The folk hero plays Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday AND Friday at Rockwood Music Hall’s Stage 2 on the Lower East Side. (Some nostalgia for you in the youtube video below!) On Tuesday, come out to La Cerveceria in New York to meet some fellow expats living [...]

Matt Corby

Listening to Matt Corby, you’d be forgiven for thinking the body belonging to this gravel-soaked voice is well beyond a mere 21 years old. But somehow it all seems to make sense when you realise that Matt’s been under the spotlight since he was only 16. In 2007, he was runner-up in Australian Idol, ultimately [...]