Sydney songwriter Oly Sherman has just released ‘Homeboy’, his strongest piece of work to date. The team at Temporary Dreamer were super keen to have a chat to him and get some advice on staying creative during isolation
It’s been a difficult time for musicians, trying to cope with losing their performance income and staying creatively sane, but if an influx of DIY bedroom produced releases like this emerge, there could just be some light at the end of the tunnel.
Local group- Support4Newy have been working to create a celebration of the best Newcastle bands in the form of an Online Music Festival. For two days, across the 18th and 19th of April you’ll be able to tune into 24 different bands and acts’ instagrams to catch some amazing at-home performances.
Midway have hit all the targets here, with a refined track that is sure to cause a big stir within the music scene
“In all seriousness, I can’t imagine doing too much else, if I’m honest”. We recently got the chance to virtually catch up with Greta Stanley, read it here now!
WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL Newcastle Indie Rock band ‘Loons’ are back at it again with their newest release ‘LOONS’. This five-track EP is set to release on the 3rd of April on all streaming platforms. A step up from the previous single’s released by the boys, it’s a display of exactly what the young musicContinue reading “EP REVIEW // LOONS (debut EP)”
WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL The Temporary Team love live music, and in the previous few weeks there were some pretty amazing new releases in music. Here’s some of our favourites: Soak into This – Greta Stanley The young Cairns-based singer is back with another memorable track ‘Soak Into This’. This track has more of aContinue reading “TEMPORARY TEAM FAVOURITES // Greta Stanley, Dave, RAAVE TAPES and more”
WORDS BY ASH NAYLOR (@ashnaylorphoto) Isolate with Isol-aid With the current global pandemic of COVID-19 causing the country to slow to a halt in terms of live music and the arts industries, many musicians and workers have found themselves in a government imposed self-isolation as gigs are cancelled and venues closing their doors temporarily. $150Continue reading “ISOLATE WITH ISOL-AID”
WORDS BY TARA CAMPBELL The Temporary Team love live music, and in the previous few weeks there were some pretty amazing new releases in music. Here’s some of our favourites: Parklands – ‘Certain Extent‘ Four-piece indie rock band, Parkland, just released their debut single ‘Certain Extent’. With distinct vocals and a perfect ‘late night drive’Continue reading “TEMPORARY TEAM FAVOURITES // Parklands, Well?, Vanilla Gorilla and More”
WORDS BY EMERALD WEST (EM VIOLET) Newcastle band Southern End are no strangers when it comes to releasing catchy music.Their new single is just an example of that. The four piece have shared a stage with bands such as Spacey Jane, RAAVE TAPES and Thirsty Merc and they are known for their energetic live performances.Continue reading “SINGLE REVIEW // Lay Down (Southern End)”