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Alter Boy get ready for a massive Perth Festival show

Alter Boy get ready for a massive Perth Festival show

  Local sensations Alter Boy are playing a massive show for the Festival Perth this Saturday. The six-person powerhouse, comprising three deaf/hard-of-hearing members, continues to influence a greater understanding of how deaf/hard-of-hearing individuals experience the power of music through their dark, shiny pop hits all performed in Auslan (Australian Sign Language). Celebrated for transforming the […]

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Quinn Christopherson speaks about his new EP ‘I Am Bubblegum’

Quinn Christopherson speaks about his new EP ‘I Am Bubblegum’

Quinn Christopherson got a lot of attention in the indie-music world a few years ago via NPR’s Tiny Desk segment. Since then he has toured the US with Courtney Barnett, Lucy Dacus, Shura, Portugal The Man and more and is now readying his highly anticipated debut album. Having signed on to major label PIAS, first-up he […]

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Icehouse announce national tour to celebrate ‘Great Southern Land’

Icehouse announce national tour to celebrate ‘Great Southern Land’

Aussie band Icehouse are hitting the road in 2022 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their iconic song Great Southern Land. They’ve lined up a pretty impressive roster of support acts to join them too with Jebediah, Missy Higgins, Something for Kate. Christine Anu, James Reyne, Baby Animals, Kasey Chambers, Busby Marou, Vanessa Amarosi, The Angels […]

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Pete Wiggs from Saint Etienne on the band’s intriguing new album

Pete Wiggs from Saint Etienne on the band’s intriguing new album

British band Saint Etienne release their 10th studio album today, and it’s an intriguing collections of songs that push the trio into new territory, while also managing to retain their trademark sound and aesthetic. I’ve Been Trying To Tell You sees the band deliver a series of tunes that are beautiful hazy pools of surprising sounds, […]

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Sheldon Riley chats about his new song ‘Left Broken’

Sheldon Riley chats about his new song ‘Left Broken’

Singer Sheldon Riley first got our attention on The Voice – Australia in 2018, he returned to the show the following year as a ‘All-Star’ and has gone on to complete in America’s Got Talent.  Now Sheldon is releasing his own original music, and his latest offering is Left Broken.  OUTinPerth’s Graeme Watson chatted to Sheldon about his journey […]

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Noongar artist Joel Davis releases ethereal debut single ‘Moon Vibes’

Noongar artist Joel Davis releases ethereal debut single ‘Moon Vibes’

Noongar singer/songwriter Joel Davis has just released his debut single. Dripping with the energy of the late 90s techno and alternative dance anthems of the early 2000s, the gay, genderfluid artist has created something entirely his own with Moon Vibes. Joel caught up with Leigh Andrew Hill for OUTinPerth and RTRFM’s All Things Queer program for a chat […]

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Dyan Tai chats about his new video for ‘Freedom’

Malaysian-born, Sydney-based artist Dyan Tai has been getting people’s attention with his latest track Freedom – and now it’s got a stunning video that celebrates Asian members of the LGBTIQ+ communities. OUTinPerth chatted to Dyan about writing the song and making the stylish clip that accompanies it, telling us that he wrote the song drawing on lots of different […]

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Faye Tozer from Steps chats about their new album

Faye Tozer from Steps chats about their new album

Three years after they staged one of the most successful comebacks of the decade, enduring British pop legends Steps – aka H, Claire, Faye, Lee and Lisa – return once again with their sixth album, What the Future Holds, released today. So far the band have released three singles from the album, the title track, […]

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Laura Jane Grace chats about her new album ‘Stay Alive’

Laura Jane Grace chats about her new album ‘Stay Alive’

Earlier this year when Laura Jane Grace found she couldn’t tour or meet up with her Against Me! band mates, she took the opportunity to focus on a bunch of songs she’d written over the last few years and surprised fans with her first solo album. Stay Alive is filled with insightful and varied tunes […]

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Sophie Ellis-Bextor on her pop music, kids, and her kitchen disco

Sophie Ellis-Bextor on her pop music, kids, and her kitchen disco

Sophie Ellis-Bextor has decided to name her new greatest hits compilation Songs from the Kitchen Disco.  When the world went into lockdown Sophie kept fans entertained with her Friday night broadcasts from her home. The weekly concerts saw her singing some of her favourite songs and biggest hits from kitchen with her husband Richard Jones […]

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