TOUR: La Dispute

La Dispute

Michigan post-hardcore rockers La Dispute are heading over our way for a full-scale tour in… well, to be honest they’re here right now! They’re playing a number of shows around the country, and will no doubt be bringing out material from their latest record Wildlife.

Tickets are pretty cheap, and from what I hear, their live shows are impeccable. Full of energy and raw emotion, I don’t think you’ll want to miss these shows – even if their unique style of screamo isn’t your kind of thing.

11/02/12 – Sydney, Annandale Hotel (supported by: Between The Devil & The Deep + Perspectives). Matinee performance. All ages. Tickets.

11/02/12 – Sydney, Annandale Hotel (supported by: Animal Shapes + Making). 18+. Tickets.

13/02/12 – Canberra, The Basement (supported by: Life & Limb + Mornings). 18+. Tickets.

15/02/12 – Perth, Amplifier (supported by: Vanity + The Love Junkies). 18+. Tickets.

16/02/12 – Perth, YMCA HQ (supported by: Only Hope + Statues). All ages. Tickets.

17/02/12 – Adelaide, Fowlers Live (supported by: Paper Arms + Weightless). Licensed/All ages. Tickets.

18/02/12 – Melbourne, Corner Hotel (supported by: Harmony + Hoodlum Shouts). 18+. [SOLD OUT]

19/02/12 – Melbourne, Corner Hotel (supported by: Infinite Void + White Walls). Matinee performance. Under 18’s only. Tickets.

20/02/12 – Melbourne, East Brunswick Club (supported by: The Smith Street Band + Palisades). 18+. Tickets.

21/02/12 – Brisbane, Between The Walls (supported by: Little Shadow + Make More). All ages. Tickets.

Listen to “The Most Beautiful Bitter Fruit” from Wildlife below!

TOUR: Buckley Ward

Melbournian indie-popsters Buckley Ward have just returned from a year of working on their sophomore album, and with a new line up as well! They’ve just announced a couple of shows around the country in support of their latest single, “So Pretend”.

Thursday 8 September – Oh Hello, Brisbane, QLD (free show)
Friday 9 September – Lightspace, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 10 September – FBi Social, Sydney, NSW supporting Winter People
Saturday 24 September – Melbourne, Yah Yahs with I, A Man

Take a listen to “So Pretend” below. Full of lush pop harmonies, they manage to craft this relaxing atmosphere around beautiful guitar melodies. Well worth checking out. You can download it for free over here too.