New Weird Australia vs Fallopian Tunes, Gloss & Moss | NWA013

New Weird Australia and Fallopian Tunes team up for a compilation double-header. 22 tracks, 11 a-piece, representing precision and imprecision – controlled chaos and chaotic control. Features Kristian M Roberts, Bad Bones, Simon Gardam, Trjaeu, Jacob Silver, WORNG, Matthew Brown, Document Swell, Exotic Snake, Yolke, […]

New Weird Australia, New Editions Sampled | NWA011

This compilation celebrates the conclusion of the New Editions project, combining a track from each release with unreleased and rare material from many of the artists involved – CAUGHT SHIP (Melbourne), BLAKE FREELE (Sydney), PANEYE (Sydney), TANTRUMS  (Melbourne), NO ZU  (Melbourne), KRIS KEOGH (Darwin), FORENZICS (Sydney), SPARTAK (Canberra), THOMAS WILLIAM VS SCISSOR LOCK  (Sydney) […]

New Weird Australia, Broadcast Three | NWAB003

Since 2009, New Weird Australia has broadcast a weekly show on Sydney’s FBi Radio – playing two hours of new, experimental and eclectic Australian music. As well as covering off the best of the week’s new releases, the show also features regular guest performances, playing […]

New Weird Australia, Vox | NWA010

The voice is re-appearing in the experimental context, and emerging more experimentally in popular music. This New Weird Australia compilation brings together a selection of artist working across this spectrum of play. New Weird Australia, Vox by New Weird Australia Tracklisting. 1. KUSUM NORMOYLE Octopus (2:35) (previously unreleased) […]

New Weird Australia, Bleak Metal | NWA009

“This isn’t your Slayer or Metallica or Pantera, to be certain. It’s heavy sonic seance shit. Big walls of fuzzed out guitars or sludgy numbers swimming in the murky murk or knob twiddling feedback frenzies or straight up droooooooone or sort of industrialized punk frock […]

New Weird Australia, We Are After All Here | NWA008

Throughout 2009 and 2010, we were listening to a heap of bands and artists that were clearly starting to coalesce into some form of vague and abstract grouping. Either through sound, technique, image, a reverence for the past, or just a common, skewed take on a […]

New Weird Australia, Broadcast Two | NWAB002

New Weird Australia broadcasts weekly on Sydney’s FBi Radio – playing two hours of new, experimental and ecelctic Australian music. The show features regular guest performances, playing exclusive in-studio sessions – many of which are previously unreleased. This free download collects together twelve of these […]

New Weird Australia, Volume Six | NWA006

Curating and sequencing the New Weird Australia compilation series is a difficult business – underpinning each track-listing is a desire to present both a sense of cohesion and one of contrast. They might at first seem at polar opposites, but in fact it is the […]

New Weird Australia, Volume Five | NWA005

The artists on this compilation (and their kin spread throughout the country) find censorship, or find a blockage, and simply route around it. Closed venues are a blockage, mainstream industry machinations are a blockage, lazy media are a blockage, indeed any predefined ‘norm’ that restricts […]