Bonus Guest Episode: Mickey Cooper (Kilns)

Mickey Cooper sings and plays guitar in Kilns, a band that are slowly developing a strong following down in their hometown of Melbourne. They've just released a brand new tune 'So Close' (stream link below).

We were lucky enough to have Mickey jump on the pod to chat about his fave release of 2019, so far.

Mickey's fave song of the year so far is Lately from Merpire.

You can stream the track here.

Go follow Kilns on Instagram. Stream their new single 'So Close' here.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Jonno Tooke (Cry Club)

Cry Club are shaping up to be our favourite band of the year (again), so it was a gosh darn pleasure to have Jonno Tooke from the band jump on the pod to chat bare about their favourite song of 2019, so far.

Jonno's fave song of the year so far is Ice Cream by Bonniesongs.

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You can find Jonno via his website.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Paul Waxman

Paul Waxman is an all round legend of the Melbourne music and radio scene. He has been a contributor on SYN and 3RRR down in Melbourne, and has an incredible music knowledge. Up until recently, Paul also hosted 'The Modern Age' on Play On Radio which sadly finished up recently. Paul is currently on a much needed break, travelling through Europe, but filed this memo from Paris.

Paul tells us about his favourite song of 2019, so far - Lo-Fi by Tamara & The Dreams.

You can stream the track here.

You can find Paul on instagram here. Also make sure you check out SYN and 3RRR.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Jackson Phelan (Rat!Hammock)

The song Ghost from Melbourne band Rat!Hammock was one of Miks' favourite songs of 2019, so far, and Jack has supported the band on recent shows up in Sydney. To say they're faves for us here at AMD is an understatement. So, we are beyond stoked to have their front person Jackson Phelan jump on . the pod to talk through his favourite song of 2019, so far.

Jackson unpacks the songwriting prowess of Horror My Friend, and their song Turned Loose.

You can stream the track here.

You can check out Rat!Hammock here, and make sure you grab a copy of 'Ghost'.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Dean Valentino (Slowcoaching)

Dean Valentino performs under the name Slowcoaching. He returned with new music earlier on this month with a brand new single Between The Walls, a song that has garnered him a heap of coverage. It was a real pleasure to have Dean jump on the pod to talk through his favourite new discovery of 2019, so far.

Dean tells us of discovering Stella Donnelly's incredible tune, Old Man.

You can stream the track here.

You can check out Slowcoaching here, and make sure you grab a copy of 'Between The Walls'.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Drew Gardner (Totally Unicorn)

Totally Unicorn released 'Sorry', their second full length album earlier this year. Heroes of the Sydney punk scene, it's a real pleasure to have front person Drew Gardner jump on the pod this week to chat bare about his favourite song of 2019, so far.

Drew shares his love of incredible Sydney band, ARSE, and their single Safe Word.

You can stream the track here.

You can check out Totally Unicorn here, and make sure you grab a copy of 'Sorry'.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Tess Guthrie

Tess Guthrie released a stellar single earlier on this year, WUTO. It was a release that clearly put her on the map amongst the Australian folk scene. You may have also caught her launch the tune last week in a sellout bandroom show at the Gaso. So, we are super stoked to have Tess jump on the pod to share her favourite song of 2019, so far.

Tess's favourite song of 2019, so far is Can You Hear Me Father from Georgie Currie.

You can stream the track here.

You can follow Tess on Instagram and Facebook.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Mel Dine

Mel Dine is one of the most supportive people in the Melbourne music scene. As part of youth music industry organisation The Push, Mel has helped launch the career of a heap of your new favourite Victorian artists. In addition to her work at The Push, Mel also manages Melbourne pop artist Zoe A’dore.

Mel chats bare about the excellent Nancie Schipper and her song When You Get Home.

You can stream the track here

You can find out more information about The Push here.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Alice Ivy

We featured the incredible Alice Ivy in Episode One, Season One of this little podcast. Alice has a brand new single out, In My Mind and features the incredible Ecca Vandal on guest vocals. There's also talk of a debut full length out later this year too! It was a real pleasure to have Alice jump on the pod and share a story about her fave release.

Alice Ivy’s fave song of 2019, so far is Final Form by Sampa The Great.

You can stream the track here.

You can stream Alice Ivy's new single In My Mind (feat. Ecca Vandal) here. Go follow her on Instagram, and if you're keen, catch her support Northeast Party House on their brand new tour.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Bec Sandridge

I mean, what can we say? Bec Sandridge is a big favourite amongst us AMD hosts. Bec has released a couple of stellar releases so far this year, and is set for her debut full length to reach our ears later this year. To say we’re excited about this is an understatement.

In the meantime though, let Bec tell you about one of her favourite releases of 2019, so far. It’s from another AMD fave, Cry Club, with their song Two Hearts.

You can stream the track here

You can find Bec on Instagram here, and make sure you stay tuned for more music from Bec!

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Bonus Guest Episode: Gemma Bastiani

Gemma Bastiani is just one of those people. She runs Play On Radio (where you can hear episodes of this little podcast!), hosts her own podcast Australian Jams, and runs a music management org called Riot Expert. Jack and Miks are super stoked to have Gemma jump on the pod for this mini bonus episode!

You can hear Gemma chat bare about her love for Pinky Finger by Kilns, one of her favourite songs of 2019, so far.

You can stream the track here

You can catch Gemma’s podcast Australian Jams each Monday at 3pm on Play On Radio, or wherever you get your podcasts.

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Bonus Guest Episode: Lindsay 'The Doctor' McDougall

Lindsay ‘The Doctor’ McDougall is an icon of Australian music. He’s been a constant on Australian radio for years and of course has been a member of seminal punk band Frenzal Rhomb since those early 1996 days. We’re really excited to have Lindsay jump on and do a guest episode of the pod this week.

You can hear Lindsay have a good chat about Lunch from Stella Donnelly, his favourite song of 2019, so far.

You can stream the track here

You can listen to Lindsay on his current radio gig on ABC Illawarra here.  

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Best of 2019 So Far

Bonus Episode time! Fresh off the back of our second season, we're back with our favourite songs of 2019 so far. In no way exhaustive (choosing three (plus another honourable three) is incredibly difficult.

Our favourite songs of the year so far come from: Rat!Hammock, Cry Club, Eilish Gilligan, WAAX, Huntly, & Amends.

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We’ll be back in a couple of weeks with a run of bonus guest mini episodes!

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Episode Eight

It’s the final episode of season two of Australian Music Diaries! We’re really excited to close out this season with some excellent tunes from some AMD faves and some brand newies. Plus, Jack takes us on a tour of Sydney, and Miks feels old at a 1st birthday and a 30th.

Soundtracking this ep are tunes from: Floral Sheets, Feelds, Moaning Lisa, Wallace, Teen Jesus and the Jean Teasers, and Nearly Oratorio.

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We’ll be back in a fortnight with a best of 2019 so far episode!

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Episode Seven

It’s Episode Seven of AMD, and both Miks and Jack are back in their respective states (geographically), and ready to share some thoughts and the tunes that soundtrack them. This ep is full of emerging changes, ‘passable reviews’, song structure appreciation, and of course birds (this time with added dog).

Tunes this ep come from the incredible Ainslie Wills, Shining Bird, Nancie Schipper, Eliza & The Delusionals, Jade Imagine, and Seeker Lover Keeper.

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Episode Six

It's the international edition of Australian Music Diaries. Miks is in Tokyo, Japan, and Jack is in Melbourne, Australia.

We're both super stoked to share some tunes this episode. They soundtrack some sightseeing, some cold nights and, staying on brand, there is at least one bird.

The tunes in this ep come from Market + Tanaya Harper, Kira Puru, Annie Bass, Luke Seymoup, Towns, & The Buoys.

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Episode Five

It’s a new fortnight and a new round of tunes! Jack and Miks share some updates - big and small, recalling some old AMD mates, coffee (of course) and those bloody birds. 

The tracks that soundtrack these moments this ep come from Emma Russack, Bec Sandridge, Tim Shiel + Luke Howard, Pure Instinct, Kilns, and Thelma Plum. You can stream the tunes on Spotify

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Episode Four

It's a hangover free episode this week! Some excellent new Australian music soundtrack Jack feeling very awake and Miks feeling very tired. 

Friendship and new music. What else could you want?

We have a good rave about tracks from Totally Unicorn, Stevan, Chemical Restraint, Braille Face, Droves, & Body Type.

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Episode Three

The second in our ‘The Hangover Episodes’ run (not really a thing but hey why not?!).

Features additional birds chirping in parks, illness, near death experiences, and yet more hangovers

Soundttracking all of it is brand new music from Blyolk, Moonbase, Gena Rose Bruce, Sly Withers, Nearly Oratorio, and Coda Conduct.

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Episode Two

Hangovers, getting coffee and birds chirping. There's always those pesky birds. It wouldn't be an episode of AMD without those wretched birds chirping. Jks, birds are great - great atmospherics!

In this ep, Jack and Miks chat bare about a whole heap of excellent new tunes from: Angie McMahon, RAAVE TAPES, Huntly, STUMPS, RAT!Hammock, and Ok Moon.

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