The Patient Lounge offer up All You Want with latest single - playing Peregian Originals July 14

Patient Lounge (formerly known as Therapist) deliver a compelling blend of musical styles, masterfully crafting a combination of innovative instrumentation, dominant vocals and zealous energy to offer a fresh spin on Aussie Progressive Rock/Prog Pop-Rock music.

After the release of their self-produced EP ‘Therapist’ in 2018, Patient Lounge will be releasing their debut single ‘All You Want’ on 19 April 2019. With lyrics such as “I love the way you stare, it keeps me begging and oppressed of air” and “there’s nothing I can say, all you want is nothing to change”, ‘All You Want’ is a song of desire for more.

Playing Peregian Originals on July 14.

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Rhys Fox
Brisbane Cow Punkers, Woodshed are coming to the Sunshine Coast!

They have chosen one of the best live music venues on the coast The Shared in Yandina to release their Tele-Twanging Country Romp, Gimme No Lips, the first single from their upcoming album due out later this year.

July 13th at The Shared promises to deliver raucous, upbeat, cow-punk rhythms, as well as delving into the whiskey drowned sounds of Grind Waltz, with a side of early traditional delta blues in all its varying shades.

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Nominations open for The Australian Women in Music Awards

Following a wildly successful inaugural year in 2018, the Australian Women in Music Awards will return on
8 and 9 October, shining a light once more on the incredible accomplishments of women across the Australian music industry. This year’s AWMAs are better and stronger, with three new award categories – including in the areas of classical music, music journalism and image making.

With the Sunshine Coast having produced amazing women with incredible musical talents, do not be surprised to see some in the nominees, if not, winners’ circle.

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Rhys Fox
Imperial Hotel hosting the Hinterland Craft Beer Festival this Saturday

Beer lovers are in for a fine time at the HINTERLAND CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL at The Imperial Hotel Eumundi on Saturday 29 June from 12noon til 8pm. The event is FREE ENTRY and family friendly.

If you love making beer, learning about beer, talking beer, and, of course, tasting beer, then this is sure to be your kind of event.

The festival will bring together top brewers from across the Sunshine Coast – Heads of Noosa, Copperhead Brewery, Moffat Beach Brewery, Sunshine Brewery, Sunshine Coast Brewery, Brouhaha Brewery, Your Mates Brewing, and of course, Eumundi Brewery.

Live music all day.

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Winter may be here, but Forrest Run are bringing the 'Summer' with brand new single

Sunshine Coast Alt/Electro/Pop trio, Forrest Run are on a hot streak, with the release of their third single, ‘Summer’.

This bass-and-beat driven beauty was put together in Judah’s home studio, and brought to life when the three-piece teamed up with Sam Cromack (Ball Park Music) for some tasty production. Finished off with a mix from producer Tim Carr (Matt Corby/LePie/Urthboy etc) - who also produced the other tracks on the upcoming Forrest Run EP - this track was guaranteed to be a banger.

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Dub/electro act, Dubarray unveil soaring new single 'Rise and Fall' - playing Dusk Festival at Venue 114 on June 16

Dubarray’s new single ‘Rise and Fall’ delicately weaves idyllic soundscapes with a sense of resolve. A tribute to the band’s love for Queensland’s Heron Island, Dubarray’s latest offering carries the listener into clear blue oceans and melting sunsets. A testament to the band’s evolving electronic sound, ‘Rise and Fall’ is driven by a dub-groove baseline, and is characteristically lifted and complimented by high vibrations, layers of atmospheric vocals, and mesmerising melody.

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Montaigne is back with a new single, new album, new tour - playing Solbar Nov 14.

Following on from her national For Your Love single tour in April, Montaigne has today released her new single Ready, and confirmed details of her forthcoming LP and national tour.

Ready is undoubtedly Montaigne’s most anthemic single to date, and is lifted from her soon to be released second album entitled Complex, the follow up to her ARIA Award winning, Top 5 debut album, Glorious Heights. Complex is set for release on August 30 and is available to preorder now, with all preorders scoring a bonus illustrated poster. There will also be a spectacular limited edition red vinyl of Complex available to preorder, along with CD/vinyl bundles with an environmentally friendly tote bag included.

Playing Solbar on Nov 14th. Tickets available now.

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Guitar legend, Jeff Lang returns to the Coast - playing Imperial Hotel on June 21

Jeff Lang has earned worldwide acclaim as a virtuosic guitarist, a dynamic songwriter and a startlingly unique live performer, and he’s returning to The Imperial Hotel Eumundi on Friday 21 June.

Blending rock, roots, folk, blues, ballads, instrumentals, improvisation and a devastatingly high level of musicality, Jeff Lang is a singularly unique performer in our world.

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GC Rockers Salt and Steel release new single, 'The Beast, The Devil and Me' and announce national tour dates - playing The Shared on June 16th

Gold Coast rock duo Salt & Steel have just released their new single ‘The Beast, The Devil and Me’ and have announced a run of national tour dates to celebrate, including a slot at The Shared in Yandina on June 16th.

The single is the second of four interlinked singles to be released in succession and following the themes of the natural elements Air, Fire, Earth and Water.

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Little Billie have the 'Slow Burn' planned - launching EP at The Bunker (Imperial Hotel) on June 7

Little Billie takes a new direction, moving away from their traditional Chicago blues and rockabilly roots, getting grittier, heavier and rockier... Since their most recent release “Make You Bleed” the band continues to move in their new direction, delving even deeper into the dirty rock vibe with their new single and title track to their upcoming EP “Slow Burn”.

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Hayley Grace & The Bay Collective to bring the 'High Vibes' on EP Tour - playing Solbar June 15

In celebration of the launch of their debut EP, High Vibes, Hayley Grace & The Bay Collective are going on tour.

Hayley Grace is an Australian multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter with an unmistakably soulful sound. She has an incredibly diverse range of global experience under her belt, touring extensively around the world. She has graced the stage of Bluesfest, Splendour in the Grass and toured with icons like UB40, Phil Emmanuel and Darren Middleton (Powderfinger).

Playing Solbar on June 15, and The Shared on July 21

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The Badlands deliver 'Ultraviolent' - playing Solbar May 31

The Badlands have returned in 2019 with their highly anticipated new single ‘Ultraviolent’ released this June 4 and produced by Lacueva Studio’s Nick Didia. The song is nothing short of massive. With a drum introduction that punches through the solar plexus like a cannonball at short range, there’s no way you won’t know about it.

You can catch these two acts smashing up Solbar good and proper on May 31st.

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