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Freelance Whales ‘Locked Out’

Freelance Whales have spent the last two years working with their debut album ‘Weathervanes’, whether that meant originally recording it, touring it, re-releasing it, or touring it some more. Fans of the New York band after new material have been made to wait for a good while, but finally Freelance Whales have announced their second LP, ‘Diluvia’, and released the album’s first single, ‘Locked Out’, for free download.

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Whale Fire ‘Wild-Eyed Mistake’

Whale Fire are a band from Little Rock, Arkansas, and they have a new album coming out in the near future. I may not know a whole lot about them, but from what I’ve heard they make nice indie folk/rock/pop/whatever music that flows easily and sounds completely natural.

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Oceanics ‘Jukebox’

Oceanics are a Gold Coast band who make happy indie pop music that’s irresistibly catchy and very, very fun. They make is seem so easy, as well. This year saw the release of their debut EP, ‘Bright People’, which is seemingly full of nothing but singles. Possibly the pick of the bunch is ‘Jukebox’, which perfectly demonstrates everything that’s good about this band.

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Battleships ‘Your Words’

Sydney four-piece Battleships recently released their second single, Your Words, which is the followup to their debut single In Retrospect, because that’s how chronology works. In Retrospect received a heap of praise and really announced Battleships to the Australian music scene, and Your Words looks set to continue this arrival. It’s four minutes of carefully constructed, intelligent music that grows steadily to a wonderful climax, adding layers of sound one after another to create a brilliantly textured song, before stripping them away with just as much ease.

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The Clues ‘Occupied’

I posted about Brisbane band The Clues and their debut single, ’This Year’, what feel likes forever ago, and the band have returned with their first new material since the release of their debut EP ‘Yocto’. The song is called  Occupied, and it’s another easy going, fun, and highly polished indie pop number.

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Tin Can Radio ‘It Goes On’

Brisbane band Tin Can Radio produced some great indie pop music last year, at the same time as they built a reputation for having a killer and very energetic live show. Since then they have been in hibernation for six months, but they’ve just emerged with their new single ’It Goes On’, which is easily their strongest track to date.

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