noisey 100

The Noisey 100: What We Loved In 2017

Revisit the best local releases from the past 12 months, voted by Noisey's team of editors and writers.
Noisey Staff
we saw this

Occupy Oxford Street: VOLUMES 2017 Delivers

VOLUMES returned with a bunch of bands, three stages, and one crazed night of music.
Noisey Staff
New music

Listen to a Dictaphone Recording of Orion Playing in a Small Cafe

A new cassette of the Sydney post-punk band performing at A Fan's Note cafe is available now.
Tim Scott
Noisey News

The Guide to Getting Into the Volumes Festival 2017 Line Up

Sydney's biggest arts and music showcase just announced its first round line up. It's big, so we've picked some standouts.
Issy Beech

Thank God For Orion's New Album, We Played Their Demo Until It Fell Apart

Listen to three tracks from the Sydney band’s debut album that is an early contender for one of the best of 2017.
Tim Scott

Paradise Daily Is the Most Exciting Record Label in Australia

The label is a key reason why the Sydney music scene is producing some of the most interesting music in Australia at the moment.
Tim Scott

Orion’s Forthcoming Album of Dark Melodic Pop Will Emotionally Buckle You

Ahead of the release of their debut album and appearance at VIVID, we caught up with Orion's Yuta Matsumura.
Tim Scott

One of Music's Biggest Conspiracy Theories: Was the Pop Star Orion Actually Elvis in a Mask?

VICE talked to filmmaker Jeanie Finlay about her new documentary, the story of musician Jimmy 'Orion' Ellis who had an uncanny resemblance—both physically and musically—to the King.
Daniel Dylan Wray

You’re Invited to Our Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne Parties Next Week Featuring Nine of the Best Bands In Australia

We are teaming up with OXJAM to present gigs featuring Orion, Tyrannamen, Thigh Master and Tim and the Boys.
Noisey Staff
New music

Take a Listen to Tim And the Boys Ahead of Their Appearance At Our Sydney Party

“I think we were all a bit over that jangle pop wave of bands riding the grunge aesthetic and decided to finally do something about it.”
Noisey Staff

Talking Vietnamese Funeral Music with Sex Tourists

The Sydney band, who feature members of Aloha Units, have just released a demo cassette of dark and brooding synths.
Tim Scott
Behind The Lens

Uncovering Orion: Meet the Masked Man Marketed as Elvis’s Ghost

We talked to documentarian Jeanie Finlay about her new film which chases the specter of Elvis in the form of a mystery-shrouded crooner called Orion.
Davo McConville