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Local Focus

Music and news from our friends and partners in the Australian music industry

Andy Garvey: Local Wax

Local Wax: Australian selections from Andy Garvey

This edition of Local Wax comes from one of Sydney's finest purveyors of electronic music, Andy Garvey. With an impeccable ear and far reaching taste, Andy brings a diverse palette of local and international dance music to the airwaves with her own s... Read More...

Label Spotlight: Gentle Records

Digging around in Soundcloud hoping to stumble on new music you'll love is like being that guy on the beach looking for gold with a metal detector: you need both optimism and spare time in large amounts. So to stumble upon Gentle Records was almost a... Read More...

The Inner West Disco Reggae Machine Story

Sound system culture is not something that usually goes hand in hand with Sydney or even Australia for that matter. Popularised in Jamaica in the 1950’s then exported by Caribbean communities who immigrated to the UK shortly after, sound system cultu... Read More...

Q&A: Moon Holiday (Astral People)

Three years on from her debut self-titled EP, Sydney producer/singer Moon Holiday (Alexandra Ward) has begun rolling out tracks from her "Second Life" EP. With an advance (private) link to the EP on almost permanent rotation here at Liveschool we've ... Read More...