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Australian Music Diaries is a podcast adding personal context to new Australian music. We share voice memo notes between each other, adding personalised stories to how we listen to new Australian music.

Australian Music Diaries is a podcast adding personal context to new Australian music. We share voice memo notes between each other, adding personalised stories to how we listen to new Australian music.
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Australia

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Australian Music Diaries is a podcast adding personal context to new Australian music. We share voice memo notes between each other, adding personalised stories to how we listen to new Australian music.

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@amdpod

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode Six: Market + Tanaya Harper, Kira Puru, Annie Bass, Luke Seymoup, Towns, The Buoys

5/14/2019
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It's the international edition of Australian Music Diaries. Miks is in Tokyo, Japan, and Jack is in Melbourne, Australia. We're both super stoked to share some tunes this episode. They soundtrack some sightseeing, some cold nights and, staying on brand, there is at least one bird. The tunes are: Market - Everytime (Feat. Tanaya Harper) Kira Puru - Everything Is Better Without You Annie Bass - Sweet Nothing Luke Seymoup - Spooky Towns - Safe to Stay The Buoys - Inside Outside You...

Duration:00:43:48

Episode Five: Emma Russack, Bec Sandridge, Tim Shiel + Luke Howard, Pure Instinct, Kilns, Thelma Plum

4/30/2019
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It’s a new fortnight and a new round of tunes! Jack and Miks share some updates - big and small, recalling some old AMD mates, coffee (of course) and those bloody birds. The tracks that soundtrack these moments this ep are: Emma Russack - Winter Blues Bec Sandridge - EYES WIDE Tim Shiel - Spirited Home - Extended Edit (Feat. Luke Howard) Pure Instinct - Justice Kilns - Pinky Finger Thelma Plum - Better in Black You can stream the tunes on Spotify. Please go and support all of...

Duration:00:48:26

Episode Four: Totally Unicorn, Stevan, Chemical Restraint, Braille Face, Droves, Body Type

4/16/2019
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It's a hangover free episode this week! Some excellent new Australian music soundtrack Jack feeling very awake and Miks feeling very tired. Friendship and new music. What else could you want? The tracks we rave about: Totally Unicorn - The Island Stevan - Timee Chemical Restraint - Stop Killing Women Braille Face - Mir Droves - Bloodline Body Type - Free To Air You can stream the tunes on Spotify. Please go and support all of the artist we spoke about! You can also now support...

Duration:00:44:18

Episode Three: Blyolk, Moonbase, Gena Rose Bruce, Sly Withers, Nearly Oratorio, Coda Conduct

4/2/2019
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The second in our ‘The Hangover Episodes’ run (not really a thing but hey why not?!). Features additional birds chirping in parks, illness, near death experiences, and yet more hangovers Soundtracking all of it is: Blyolk - Dogspeed Moonbase - Everyday Raver (feat. Eyez) Gena Rose Bruce - Angel Face Sly Withers - Sad Guy Nearly Oratorio - Juniper Coda Conduct - The Monologue (feat. Nyxen) You can stream the tunes on Spotify. Please go and support all of the artist we spoke...

Duration:00:40:59

Episode Two: Angie McMahon, RAAVE TAPES, Huntly, STUMPS, RAT!Hammock, OK Moon

3/19/2019
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Hangovers, getting coffee and birds chirping. There's always those pesky birds. It wouldn't be an episode of AMD without those wretched birds chirping. Jks, birds are great - great atmospherics! In this ep, Jack and Miks chat bare about a whole heap of excellent new tunes: Angie McMahon - Pasta RAAVE TAPES - Stabs Huntly - Reckoning STUMPS - Your Old Man RAT!Hammock - Ghost Ok Moon - Loved You Right You can stream the tunes on Spotify. Please go and support all of the artist...

Duration:00:48:05

Episode One: Cry Club, Yeo, Sweater Curse, BATTS, WAAX, EGOISM

3/5/2019
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They said we'd never make it. But hey, we did! It’s Season Two and we’re here! An episode full of shenanigans, travel, moving and meeting up irl (rare occurrence!) The tunes that helped us through this fortnight are: Cry Club - DFTM Yeo - Restless Sweater Curse - (Hear You) Batts - Folding Chairs Waax - FU Egoism - Enemies You can stream the tunes on Spotify. Please go and support all of the artist we spoke about! You can also now support the show on Pozible! Couple of...

Duration:00:48:12

Season Two Trailer

2/26/2019
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And we’re back! The first episode of Season two for Australian Music Diaries will be in your feed next week! We are also on Play On Radio! This means you can hear the episode before anyone else 6pm Monday nights and then replayed at 7am on Tuesday mornings. And then it’ll be available in podcast form, right here on Wednesday mornings, just like usual. We’re both super excited to launch this second season, and to be on board with Play On Radio. See you next week for Episode...

Duration:00:05:05

Bonus Guest Episode: Rob Carroll discovered Ro at a Newsagency (it was the venue in Sydney tho, not a still functioning newagency)

2/17/2019
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Rob Carrol is the latest guest for our bonus mini-episode run. Rob is a music publicist, writer, and general supporter of all things Australian music. Seminal indie night Rare Finds was one of Rob’s baby’s, growing it to a full east coast tour after a while. Rob now heads up Good Intent, a music publicity org. He also writes for the very good UK music blogs, The Line of Best Fit and The 405. Rob has a good chat about discovering ‘Fucked Up Over You’, by Ro, one of his favourite songs of...

Duration:00:05:29

Bonus Guest Episode: Adam Jones flies under the radar with JOY.

2/12/2019
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Adam Jones is a name you might not know. You definitely have heard his work though. In, fact you're probably about to hear it soon - Adam is responsible for the incredible theme music you hear each and every week on the pod. Adam and Miks go back a fair few years after meeting at an early Gang Of Youths show in 2013. Adam is a brilliant musician in his own right, producing music under the guise of The Ship Shape. He is currently working on sound for theatre shows and also does the theme for...

Duration:00:09:30

Bonus Guest Episode: Sabi Robertson went on a trip soundtracked by Odette (featuring Gretta Ray)

2/10/2019
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Melbourne music legend, Sabi Robertson has had a big couple of years. Sabi runs Maths and Magic, a boutique music management and publicity company. She currently manages Alexander Biggs who has also had quite the year or two. Sabi also runs Melbourne music site Mistmatch, as well as working in music publishing at Native Tongue. We’re super stoked to have Sabi jump onto the pod this week to share her favourite Australian release from 2018, ’A Place That I Don’t Know’ by Odette (featuring...

Duration:00:04:43

Bonus Guest Episode: Zac Abroms goes full 90s nostalgia with CERES

2/5/2019
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Very excited to have Zac Abroms from Viceroyalty jumping on this bonus mini-ep. Zac manages an AMD fave Alice Ivy as well as a couple of others. If you've ever participated in the Melbourne music scene, you've probably come into some sorta contact with Zac. He's either organised the event you went to, did PR for the artist you love, or you've seen him at a show. Zac has a good ol' rave about CERES and their big tune from 2018, 'Viv In The Front Seat'. Stream it on Spotify here. Purchase...

Duration:00:04:30

Bonus Guest Episode: Eilish Gilligan shares the love for Angie McMahon

2/3/2019
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Eilish Gilligan jumps on the the latest of our bonus mini-episodes to tell us about her favourite Australian release from 2018. We’ve been fans of Eilish for a while now. Eilish has just released her new single, ‘The Pull’. You can stream that here. We were big fans of her single, ‘Patterns’ last year, so it’s a bit exciting to have Eilish herself have a rave on the pod. Eilish chats bare about Angie McMahon’s song, ‘Missing Me’. Stream ‘Missing Me’ here. Support the show on...

Duration:00:03:22

Bonus Guest Episode: Adam Buncher + David James Young chat bare about 5sos and Julia Jacklin

1/29/2019
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We got an extra special bonus mini-ep this time ‘round, featuring not one, but two guests! Adam Buncher and David James Young make up half of the excellent podcast Hottest 100s and 1000s, that poddy that unpacks every single song of every single Hottest 100 poll. They’ve been going for a fair few years now, and finished their fifth season, talking through each song of the 1998 Hottest 100 last year. Both DJY and Adam have excellent taste, and both have chosen vastly different songs! You...

Duration:00:10:53

Bonus Guest Episode: Spencer Scott is a big fan of Ben Leece

1/22/2019
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Another one of our bonus mini-episodes, this time with Spencer Scott. Spencer plays in excellent Newcastle punk band, Paper Thin. He also has a solo project, under his own name. If you're up Newcastle way, go see him play. On this episode of the poddy, you can hear Spencer talk bare about Ben Leece's track 'Villians'. Stream it on Spotify here. Purchase it on bandcamp here. Check out more info about Ben Leece here. Check out more info about Spencer here. Thank you to the...

Duration:00:06:57

Bonus Guest Episode: Marc Deaz raves about The Finks

1/15/2019
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It’s the second of our bonus mini-episodes featuring guests sharing their favourite song from 2018! Marc Deaz is a Melbourne based musician, playing in bands like Grandstands and Tenderhooks (we featured their song ‘Headcase’ in episode one last year!). Both Grandstands and Tenderhooks have records coming out in 2019. Marc is also releasing a solo record this year too! To say he’s prolific is an understatement. Marc has chosen ‘When What Changed Us Changed Us’, by Melbourne band The...

Duration:00:04:58

Bonus Guest Episode: Gemma Bastiani chats about Seavera

1/8/2019
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Over the next little while we’re going to be sharing some bonus mini-episodes of Australian Music Diaries! Each episode will feature new and old friends of the show sharing their favourite song of 2018. First up we have Gemma Bastiani, an excellent friend and supporter of Australian music. Gemma runs and hosts the Australian Jams podcast, and also runs Riot Expert, a music media org. Gemma has chosen an excellent song from Seavera called ‘Make Me Uncomfortable’. Stream it on Spotify...

Duration:00:04:24

Best of 2018: Hockey Dad, Eilish Gilligan, Cry Club, Huntly, E^st plus heaps more!

12/17/2018
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Well, umm, surprise! We got a bonus episode this time around with our favourite tracks of the year. Both Jack and Miks chose 5 songs each which was just a little bit difficult. It’s been a YEAR in Australian music, that’s for sure. In absolutely no particular order, going back and forth, our fave songs of 2018 are: Jack: Hockey Dad – I Wanna Be Everybody Miks: Eilish Gilligan - Patterns Jack: Sports Bra - Survival Miks: JEFFE - Undecided Jack: RAAVE TAPES - SUDS Miks: Emma Louise – Wish You...

Duration:00:38:35

Episode Eight: Neighbourhood Youth, CLEWS, Obscura Hail, Keeskea, Hemm, Emily Duncan

11/19/2018
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They said we'd never make it. But hey, we did! Episode Eight, the final one of season one is here. Jack and Miks share a whole heap of faves. Tunes in this episode: Neighbourhood Youth - Aim For The Head CLEWS - Crushed Obscura Hail - Bad Math Keeskea - Forfeit Hemm - Skin Emily Duncan - Silence Is Safe You can stream the tunes at australianmusicdiaries.com/episodes Please go and support all of the artist we spoke about! You can also now support the show on Pozible! Couple of different tiers...

Duration:00:23:28

Episode Seven: Jacob, upsidedownhead, Sports Bra, The Ocean Party, Rachel Maria Cox, Ruby Gill

11/6/2018
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New Australian music! Two people talking about and sharing their inner most thoughts! It’s the Australian Music Diaries podcast! We’ve both had a super busy couple of weeks, so we both sound somewhat exhausted, but still sharing in the excitement that is excellent new music from some of our friends and those we’ve never met before. Tunes in this EP: Jacob - The Rain King upsidedownhead - my cave (ft. Dave Jenkins Jr) Sports Bra - Survival The Ocean Party - Rain On Tin Rachel Maria Cox - Time...

Duration:00:25:24

Episode Six: Max Quinn, Japanese Wallpaper, Jess Locke, Ro, Bec Stevens, Martin Frawley

10/22/2018
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Dear Diary, AMD here. I mean, I know you already know that and everything, but still. Anyways, everything is going to plan! Episode Six is here, ready to be streamed and loved and shared and all of the good things. This one is really good. Like, it's actually the best (Sorry episodes 1-5 😏). The music is also sooooo good too. There’s tunes from a whole heap of, like, THE GREATEST artists. All of them are, like, the best. And I know you get me (even if you are just a book that I write my...

Duration:00:20:45