The ARIA Awards is the biggest night for the Australian music industry, celebrating all things that the local Australian music scene has to offer.
The sold out awards, held at The Star Event Centre, Sydney and broadcast nationally only on The Nine Network, capped of an extraordinary year for the Australian music industry and showcased the talent and diversity of the nominated artists. Fans were treated to performances from Jessica Mauboy, Paul Kelly, Peking Duk and Gang Of Youths, as well as international superstars Harry Styles and Lorde. The night also saw the iconic Daryl Braithwaite’s induction into the ARIA Hall Of Fame by fellow inductee Jimmy Barnes.
The PR Files were responsible for all the promotions for the 2017 ARIA Awards and look forward to doing it all again in 2018!
British vocal phenomenon Adele stunned the world last year when she returned with her latest record 25.
Globally, 25 earned Adele 4 2016 Brit Awards, including Single, Album of the Year, Female Solo Artist and Global Success. In The U.S. the album achieved the highest first week sales on record, selling 3.38 million units.
In Australia, 25 was #1 on the ARIA Albums Chart for 8 weeks and has been certified 8 x Platinum since its release.
25’s lead single "Hello" has received over 1 billion views on YouTube and held the number one spot on the Australian Aircheck Radio Airplay Charts for 8 weeks. Spending 6 weeks at #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart, Hello has gone 4 x Platinum in Australia and continues to get regular airplay.
The PR Files proudly handles all of Adele’s Australian radio and television in conjunction with Remote Control / XL Recording for her latest album, 25.
Texas native, Leon Bridges completely immersed himself in the world of soul music to create his debut album, Coming Home which debuted at a #8 on the ARIA Albums Chart.
Released in 2015, Leon's music reflects the vintage styling's of jazz and blues that pay homage to his Southern American roots.
The PR Files worked in conjunction with Sony Music on the Australian release of Leon Bridges debut album, Coming Home.
2017 saw American rock band Queens Of The Stone Age release VILLAINS, their seventh studio album which included the singles “The Way You Used To Do” and “The Evil Has Landed”, which was premiered by Zane Lowe as his World Record on Beats #1.
Produced by Mark Ronson, “The Evil Has Landed” saw Queens on classic form in a monstrous six and a half minute epic. Melding fuzzed out melodic guitars, trademark falsetto vocals and lyrics of hedonistic abandon, the tracks’ grinding groove giving way to a gloriously full blown boogie.
The PR Files were proud to work on the PR for radio for these tracks ,in conjunction with Remote Control Records.
Tashka first came to public attention with her first feature vocal on Donatachi’s future garage break-out single “Gold”. Following from this, she released her debut EP DEALS in 2016, opening up opportunities to support artists such as such as Nicole Millar, Northeast Party House, Asta and more.
Drawing inspiration from architecture, politics, self-discovery and physical reactions to sonic texture, Tashka was first introduced to production during her time studying overseas at Berklee College of Music. With a childhood spent playing piano and singing, production became a musical playground of possibilities and she began to search for her own identity as not only a singer but as a producer too.
After spending the last year rediscovering and refining her sound and message, Tashka plans to her unveil her newest work APHID, a 6-track EP to be released later this year.
The PR Files are excited to be working with Tashka on her first single “Yokubo” released from her upcoming record.
For the past two years, Nils Frahm had been building a brand new studio in Berlin to make his seventh studio album titled ALL MELODY, which was premiered via NPR.
His new album is born out of the freedom that his new environment provided, allowing Nils to explore without any restrictions. Despite being confined within the majestic four walls of the Funkhaus, buried deep in its reverb chambers, or in an old dry well in Mallorca, ALL MELODY is, in fact, proof that music is limitless, timeless, and reflects that of Nils’ own capabilities. From a boy’s dream to resetting the parameters of music itself.
The PR Files are excited to be working on the Australian PR for this campaign.
The xx’s highly anticipated third album I SEE YOU, marked a new era for the London trio of Romy Madley Croft, Oliver Sam and Jamie Smith, both sonically and in terms of process. The album followed up XX and COEXIST, which have sold over 3 million copies between them, winning a host of accolades along the way.
Produced by Jamie Smith and Rodaidh McDonald, the album was their boldest yet, performing with more clarity and ambition than ever before, which could be heard on lead single “On Hold", the first piece of music to be revealed and their follow up track “I Dare You.”
The PR Files were proud to work on the radio campaign for these tracks.
The legendary Radiohead are a band of epic achievements. Their 9x groundbreaking albums, each a unique immersive experience, this is a band that has molded music and the music industry in more ways than one.
Landing 5 #1 albums dating back to 1997’s classic OK COMPUTER, Radiohead have returned with their 9th studio album, A MOON SHAPED POOL. A return that has been long awaited.
The PR Files are working alongside Remote Control Records & XL Recordings on the new Radiohead single “Burn The Witch” at Australian Commercial Radio.
With an explosive live show driven by passionate belief of each song’s story, Empire Park deliver a sprawling, nostalgia-tinged melting pot of alternative rock, singer-songwriter storytelling and ambition.
Hailing from the beautiful Hobart, Tasmania, the five-piece band are now based in Melbourne with a refreshed, stadium worthy sound. Stemming from the solo project of then-fifteen-year old frontman, Harrison Manton, the band has been hand picked picked for Falls Festival, Marion Bay five times, culminating in a primetime slot on the Field Stage in 2016.
In 2017, their debut single ‘Weight’ was added to full rotation on stations such as triple j unearthed, Edge Radio and 4ZZZ and received praise from Gang Of Youths and Nothing But Thieves, who also gave the band the opportunity to open up for them on their national sold out tour.
2018 has been Empire Park’s biggest year yet, as they release their first full body of work and their debut EP, NOBODY’S WATCHING ME, which features anthemic rock and alt-pop ‘Tranquiliser’ and ‘God Knows’, as well as stripped back piano ballad ‘Wandering’.
The PR Files are excited and proud to be working alongside Empire Park.
Sydney’s new music collective Uncle Rico marked their debut with the release of their single “Nightglow.” It was during the recording of the track that the band discovered their sound would shape the project’s vision, creating something that remains true to their songwriting style but still new and exciting.
Lead singer Patrick James, has had previous success as a solo artist, receiving high praise from the likes of Bridget Hustwaithe (triple j Presenter), Max Quinn (unearthed Community Producer) and Atwood Magazine. With songs inspired by bands like The Killers, Bleachers, Springsteen and The 1975, their debut single ‘Nightglow’ gives you a taste of what’s to come.
The PR Files are proud to be working with Uncle Rico on their debut.
Melbourne nine-piece funk-soul powerhouse, The Bamboos, attracted millions of listeners globally with the winning combination of guitarist/leader Lance Ferguson and vocalist Kylie Auldist, in the track “This Girl” by Kungs Vs. Cookin’ On 3 Burners. One of 2016’s biggest chart hits, “This Girl” was a remix of a 2009 track co-written by Ferguson that should that the world was craving pop music with genuine soul.
2018 saw the announce of The Bamboos eighth studio album The Bamboos, NIGHT TIME PEOPLE which is shaping to be the record that capitalises on the runaway success of "This Girl" and bring their infectious and modern take on a timeless sound to a whole new world of listeners. Incorporating subtle electronic elements while still drawing on the band’s early soul-funk influences, The Bamboos have taken their music to another level with their winning combination that bridges the vintage with the future. The album includes most recent single “Lit Up” which reached 235k streams on Spotify in just two and a half weeks.
To celebrate the release, the band will head out in August on their first headline tour since 2015. This follows being invited to support Robbie Williams on his ‘Heavy Entertainment Show’ tour this past February and March.
The PR Files have proudly handled the Australian PR for NIGHT TIME PEOPLE in conjunction with BMG and i:e Music.
Salty-haired lads from Sydney’s southern beaches, The Kava Kings will make you delirious with their Psychedelic Sun Pop tunes.
Taking a step away from their roots to move towards incorporating more rock and electronic elements into their music, The Kava Kings have been working with Joel Quatermain (Eskimo Joe), gearing up to release their debut album later this year.
The PR Files are exciting to be working with The Kava Kings for their most recent track “Friends”, the first taste of what’s to come from the band this year.
GOSH haven’t been around long, but have wasted no time in creating a cult-like following for themselves. Dynamic, melodic, emotional - yet still cool, the band follow in the footsteps of Indie rockers gone before, and allude to a very promising future for the genre.
Influences like The Strokes, Interpol, The Killers, Gang Of Youths, and The Magic Numbers can be heard throughout the group’s live set, which has clearly already impressed many and has lead to the group playing a number of sold out shows. Live highlights include sharing the stage with Lime Cordiale, Yetti Calzone, and Letters To Lions.
With plenty of hype behind their debut single “Honestly”, The PR Files is excited to work with GOSH on the release of their forthcoming single “Isle of Pines”.
Connecting the dots between electronica, R&B and moody pop, QUAILS made her mark with the release of her debut self-titled EP, bringing two songs to the attention of many. “High Hopes” and “With You” picked up radio play, club play and sync spots in hit TV shows ‘Lucifer’, MTV’s ‘Catfish’ and ‘The Wrong Girl.’ QUAILS also secured a sync in the Netflix movie ‘Death Note’, collaborating with Jordan F on the track “Feel My Love.”
Navigating a digital river of synthesis and sentiment, QUAILS writes music for the ardent and the impassioned and most recently, the Sydney singer/songwriter and producer has released her sophomore EP WORLDS, a six-track excursion into the space between love and loss, following the success of her recent single “Powerless”.
The PR Files are proud to be working with QUAILS on the release of WORLDS.
Sydney artist Benfield is a product of unique experiences and and years of discipline honing his craft. Spending a year in solitude, travelling relentlessly, enduring a traumatic motorbike accident and cohabiting with an Antarctic explorer, Benfield’s art ventures far into the textures and layers of spine-tingling melodies, and delves into the rugged peaks and troughs of human experience through his lyrics and vocal delivery.
The debut single “How Can I Forget” is the first draw-card into the vast and magnificent sonic landscapes that Benfield creates. The track was produced by Luke Bertoz (Tales In Space, Dappled Cities) and also involves a collaboration with Graham Ritchie (Holy Holy, Big Scary, Japanese Wallpaper). Benfield’s EP is set for release in late 2018.
The PR Files is proud to be working with Benfield on the release of “How Can I Forget”.
When Kesha released her debut album, ANIMAL in 2010, Billboard declared her its Hot 100 Artist and her debut single, "TiK ToK," the #1 Hot 100 Song. It was also the most played song and the world's top-selling track that year. She now has over 28 million Facebook followers, over 2 million Instagram followers, 3.74 million followers on Twitter, and over 1 billion views on VEVO.
Following a celebrated era for the artist, including her triumphant latest No. 1 album RAINBOW, a completely sold-out North American headlining tour and two recent GRAMMY nominations, Kesha is bringing her critically acclaimed ‘Rainbow Tour’ to Australia and New Zealand in October 2018. Supported by Ben Abraham, this will be her first time visiting the region in six years.
Backed by a live band and her trademark swagger and playful snarl, Kesha will perform a set of her past global hits, her double platinum single “Praying”, and other songs from RAINBOW.
The PR Files is excited to be working on the PR for the Australian leg of Kesha’s ‘Rainbow Tour'.
Emerging indie-pop artist Lola Scott recently released her debut single “Hush”, a track following a toxic love story twisted with jealousy and fear. Her raw yet ethereal vocals will draw you in, before spitting you out with her poignant lyricism and dark themes. Produced by Dave Hammer (Washington, Thundamentals), the debut comes amidst touring with Asta, with her band Yetti Calzone who co-headlined Sounds Of The Suburbs with Skegss and Camp Cope.
Proving she’s saved the best for herself, “Hush” was added to rotation on FBi radio, SYN and 4ZZZ and is bound to make waves.
The PR Files are stoked to be working with Lola Scott on “Hush” and are excited for what is to come.
Nick Lupi and Jimmy Nice were born, raised and earned their stripes in Inner West Sydney and in 2008, fresh out of high school, the duo earned themselves an ARIA nomination for their debut album TOWARDS THE LIGHT.
Throughout their ten year career, consistent music releases and countless tours, Nick and Jimmy have cemented themselves as one of Australia’s most respected and beloved hip-hop outfits. Five albums since their debut release, ORBIT is their first record to be released via One Day Entertainment, the company responsible for the wildly successful ‘One Day Sundays’ block parties and boutique festivals across Australia.
Produced entirely by long term collaborators Adit (Horrorshow) and Jono Graham (Left.), ORBIT is Spit Syndicate’s most forward-thinking record yet.
The album’s hard-hitting singles, “Errands”, “F**K It”, and “Contraband & Conversation” have already made waves, with the first two singles added to Spotify’s ‘New Music Friday’ and ‘All Aussie Hip-Hop’ playlists, plus Apple Music’s ‘Best Of The Week’ playlist. To celebrate, the duo are set to carry out their biggest tour ever.
The PR Files are excited to be working with Spit Syndicate on the release of ORBIT.
Wellington-based producer and performer, Estère gives you a side of music you’ve never heard before. Estère’s production paints a canvas of unique juxtaposition which perfectly fits her self-made genre ‘Electric Blue Witch-Hop’.
Her 2018 two part album MY DESIGN, ON OTHERS’ LIVES recorded at her home studio in her 40’s Wellington villa explores the meaty side of electronic music. With succulent bass and weighty drums then contrasting with the warm ethereal side of pop and jazz melodies, Estère will leave you wanting more.
Devoted to break the mould and escape popular music’s limited scope of ‘personal dilemma’, the albums conjure meaningful narratives about kids obsessed with technology, displaced refugees, calling out to colonisation and controlling urges (to name a few).
The PR Files are proud to work with Estère and introducing her to the Australian music scene.
From 2017’s debut solo single “Skin & Bones” and her feature on local producer Amastro's single “Running to You”, EBONY has shared the stage with the likes of Tash Sultana, supported LDRU alongside Amastro on their ‘Sizzlar Tour’ and performed at Your Paradise Festival in Fiji. EBONY now returns to the music scene with the independent release of her latest track “Sleep”. The multi layered single explores concept of sleep paralysis, presenting itself as a metaphor for challenges people experience such as certain phobias and mental illnesses.
With multiple original and collaborative projects on the way, The PR Files are proud to be working with EBONY’s single “Sleep” which presents the first glimpse of what 2018 holds.
From an early age, Sarah Belkner immersed herself in the wonder of songwriting, classical composition and arranging. She grew up in the shadows of a dormant volcano overlooking the ocean in New Zealand and won many awards for her choral compositions.
Now based in Sydney, the singer, songwriter, arranger and composer, consistently astounds audiences with her mesmerizing stage presence and dynamic, yet elegant vocal ability.
Her latest EP, HUMANS, artistically documents her quest into bravery to uncover some truth about human nature. Her unique piano derived songs are fleshed into blended electronic acoustic landscapes, perfectly iced with eloquent orchestrations and her timeless voice filled with emotional clarity and honesty, affirming the talent and quality of Sarah Belkner.
Saint Sister is the Northern Irish eerie-folk creation of Morgan Macintyre and Gemma Doherty. A month after forming the duo were asked to perform on TG4 (Irish national TV), and opened Whelan’s for Arcade Fire’s Will Butler. Since their formation, the band have toured extensively throughout Europe. They made their US debut in March 2016 with multiple showcases at SXSW and have had notable appearances at numerous festivals including BBC Introducing at Glastonbury, Latitude, Electric Picnic, Longitude, The Great Escape, Reeperbahn Festival and Eurosonic.
2018 has already seen the band tour Sweden, Ireland and the UK. The band returned to the USA for their first headline shows in NYC, selling out National Sawdust in Brooklyn and adding another at Rockwood Music Hall. They returned to SXSW for the second time and were picked by NPR as one of the highlights of the festival.
Saint Sister’s latest single “Twin Peaks” was released earlier this year from their forthcoming album Shape of Silence. “Twin Peaks” explores a more direct approach to their songwriting. Pushing themselves away from their comfort zone has resulted in a single distinct from their earlier harp based Irish folk.
Although touring has at times taken precedence over recorded output, the band have firmly established themselves as one of the best regarded live acts in Ireland, a sentiment that is now being echoed across the pond. The duo are set to embark in their 32 date world tour for Shape of Silence in September this year.
The PR Files is proud to be working with Saint Sister on the release of their latest single “Twin Peaks”.
Sydney indie-pop outfit Glades are trumping the nation with their latest single "Do Right", currently sitting on 7 million Spotify streams and across the board additions to Nova and the Hit Network. Their debut EP THIS IS WHAT IT'S LIKE gained over 600 million streams across the 7 tracks, with 500K listens per day.
The trio made up of Karina Wykes, Cam Robertson, & Joey Wenceslao have supported Clean Bandits and LANY on their 2018 Australian tour.
The PR Files were lucky to work on the Australian radio campaign for the release of “Do Right.”
The Griswolds returned this year with their explosive sophomore album ‘High Times For Low Lives’. The album presents a sonic evolution for the band, yet is still fuelled with the sun-soaked Griswolds’ shimmer that fans have come to know and love.
The band — singer Chris Whitehall, guitarist/keyboardist Daniel Duque-Perez, bassist Tim John and drummer Lachlan West — teamed up with Grammy Award-winning producer Andrew Dawson (Kanye West, Sleigh Bells, fun. and more) at his Los Angeles studio and strikingly evolved their musical personality. Their relentlessly catchy tropical indie-rock is now draped in swathes of funk, RnB, hip-hop and electro, with echoes of Michael Jackson, The Weeknd, Prince, Tame Impala and Kendrick Lamar abounding in its dancefloor-ready pop.
This is all following the band’s 2014 album ‘Be Impressive’ which generated a staggering 30 million streams, debuted #2 on the Billboard New Alternative Charts, #5 on the iTunes Alternative Charts, lead single “Beware the Dog” becoming Rolling Stone Single of the Year 2014
The PR Files works in conjunction with CHUGG Entertainment/Wind Up Records.
English-born singer-songwriter Emma Davis moved to Sydney in search of a little more light. Davis’ self-titled debut record, pieced together in a Newtown terrace was a display of beautifully honest storytelling and quickly established her as a respected musician in the Sydney scene.
The songwriter spent the last two years collecting sounds and crafting her second album DEMONS, to be released later this year. Produced with Greg Walker (Paul Kelly, Tiny Ruins, Jen Cloher, Machine Translations), the album sees Emma’s stirring lyrical details and intricate guitar work woven with playful beats, unique sounds and soft melancholic synth.
‘Best of times', is the playfully wonky third taste of Emma’s forthcoming record DEMONS. The PR Files are excited to be working with Emma on her upcoming release DEMONS and launch shows.
Sydney electronic artist Lupa J is a prolific singer/songwriter and producer who began her career the age of 15, after posting her first three tracks to Soundcloud which attracted the attention of international tastemakers. In 2014 and 2015, she was nominated as a finalist in triple j Unearthed High’s competition two years in a row, following the release of her debut EP THE SEED.
Following the success, Lupa J released four singles to critical acclaim, reaching cult status and earning her the attention from Stereogum, i-D Magazine and Rookie. This, and the release of her second EP MY RIGHT NAME and curated the remix EP for MY RIGHT NAME, scored Lupa supporting slots for renowned artists such as Grimes, K Flay, Sarah Blasko and Tegan and Sara.
Her third EP A HOUSE I DON’T REMEMBER which features fan favourites “Keep Back” and “Moth.” The release came after her appearance at 2017’s BIGSOUND, which was heralded a festival highlight and labelled as a powerful and emotive performance, something special to experience. Lupa J continues to play live shows around Australia with her band consisting of friends and fellow producers Nathan Moas (Lang Systems) on drums, and Mara Schwerdfeger on violin/viola.
The PR Files were proud to work on the PR for A HOUSE I DON’T REMEMBER.
Tenderfoot believe that the best music speaks for itself, and their debut record does just that. With a nod to classic acts like Bob Dylan, Tom Petty and Ryan Adams; Tenderfoot have created a sound that is unaffected. Fusing their organic approach with modern influences, like Coldplay, has resulted in a debut record that has garnered a strong early interest.
John Vella, Tenderfoot's front man and principal songwriter has a clear knack for melody and arrangement and brings with him his experience as a musician and composer for Audio Network. Vella is joined by Joel Burton on bass and Anthony Donlon on keys to round out the group.
On stage, the band is the real deal. The musicianship is world class, the chemistry is infectious, and Vella's voice remains original and centred. The boys have an upcoming EP release due out this July.
From recording demos in their friend’s shed to touring with some Australia’s renowned bands ( The Jungle Giants and Polish Club), The Lulu Raes launched their success with their 2016 EP ‘All Our Parents Are Divorced’, including triple j favourite “Burnout”.
2018 saw The Lulu Raes release their debut album LULU, which includes fan favourites “Fake It” and “Fade Away”, the latter having received over 140,000 Spotify streams to date.
Mixed by Dylan Adams and Taras Hrubyj-Piper (of The Lulu Raes) and produced by Tigertown’s Chris Collins (Middle Kids, Gang Of Youths), Dylan Adams (DMA’s, West Thebarton) and The Lulu Raes themselves, LULU cultivates a plethora of Sydney talent.
The PR Files are proud to be working with Sony Music and The Lulu Raes on the release of LULU.
After stumbling upon a disused time machine, Cookin’ On 3 Burners are propelled back to the year 1971, where upon breaking into a local high school science lab, they cautiously combine the elements to bring you the first drop from their release LAB EXPERIMENTS VOL. 1: MIXIN’. This is the first installment in an exciting new series of releases.
In true Burners fashion, it’s all live and full of vibe; Ivan “Choi” Khatchoyan’s drums are super tight, Jake Mason’s Hammond Organ swells and screams and Dan West’s guitar twangs like a boss.
Since its inception in 1997 Cookin’ On 3 Burners have continuously evolved and branched out, bringing their strong trio sound to collaborations with a variety of artists. The 2016 meeting with French electronic wunderkid Kungs resulted in the Kungs vs Cookin’ On 3 Burners version of their classic soul track “This Girl” which saw substantial chart success worldwide, reaching #1 in Europe, and being the world's most Shazamed dance track of 2016.
Cosmic disco punk rockers The Delta Riggs have continued to reach new heights, new fans and new levels of performance since their inception. 2016 saw the band take on Tame Impala’s “Let It happen” at the APRA Awards, as well as a massive tour supporting The Foo Fighters.
Their third album ACTIVE GALACTIC which hurdled the band through space and time, and the trajectory looks like it’s going to do nothing more than continue vaulting to new dimensions; astounding earthly fans with their best music to date.
Nelipot, arguably one of the Central Coast’s most promising independent emerging bands. The indie-rock outfit began busking on the side streets of Terrigal beach and since then Nelipot left the streets for stages, going on to play shows across the east-coast, supporting exploding national and international acts, such as; Kingswood, Luca Brasi, The Orwells (USA), Ocean Alley, The Jungle Giants, and Alpine.
Latest track “Hudson Lane” was recorded at The Grove Studios with resident producer and engineer, Jack Nigro (Sarah Blasko, DZ Deathrays, The Delta Riggs), and mastered by Peter Holz (Peking Duk, Gang Of Youths) the track pays homage to the literal alleyways and gutters that play host to people throughout the night.
Nelipot is a name you’re definitely going to keep hearing and The PR Files are excited to be working on upcoming single “Hudson Lane”.
Central Coast five-piece indie rock band The Sea Gypsies recently released their latest track “Stronger”, embodying the raw and refined nature of modern Australian music, cementing The Sea Gypsies signature sound.
In 2016, The Sea Gypsies turned heads and have since played at renowned festivals including Beyond The Valley, Mountain Sounds and Lost Paradise.
The Sea Gypsies have been focusing on delivering their debut album and have come out with “Stronger”, giving fans a taste of what is to come.
The PR Files were proud to work on the PR for this single campaign.
Melbourne based singer/songwriter BEL, is a true creative force. With passions that are innate and infallible, she involves herself musically and visually in every aspect of the creative process.
Her latest EP has distinct impact, with mesmerising electronica and artful, clever and refined instrumentation. It features singles “Own Home” and “Melancholia”, which is a thought-provoking track showcasing her ethereal vocals and authentic self-representation.
With an intelligence and sensibility well beyond her 20 years, the music BEL creates is deeply moving and thought provoking. Her ethereal vocals effortlessly swoop and soar over the top of hard-hitting drums and percussion, creating a gritty and sultry level of electronic pop music. Reminiscent of progressive artists, such as Banks, FKA-Twigs and James Blake, yet remaining completely distinctive and unique, BEL’s emotionally charged lyrics and message will leave its mark on you.
The PR Files is excited to be working on the PR for BEL.
Kiama local Joe Mungovan recently released his third EP ANOTHER NIGHT, A DISTANCE FROM HERE - a seven track collection of scattered memories from the late hours of the night to early hours of the morning.
The EP includes lead single “Steppin' Outta Line” and latest release “Shoot Me Down”, which were both recorded with the help of producer Tim Carr (Matt Corby, Urthboy), giving the fans a taste of the introspective folk music that has made up the EP.
Influenced by artists including James Blake and Justin Vernon, Mungovan’s sophomore EP WAY DOWN SOUTH achieved great success, debuting at #2 on the iTunes singer-songwriter charts. The first single “My Jumper” also received airplay on triple j and was added to rotation on the Unearthed station.
Having previously shared the stage with acts such as The Preatures, Cosmo Jarvis (US), Ian Moss (Cold Chisel), Lime Cordiale and Winterbourne, the authenticity and passion conveyed in his intimate live show is an experience not worth missing.
The PR Files were so proud to be working with Joe Mungovan on his EP campaign!
They say there’s an innate bond between siblings. Now, take that intuitive understanding and translate it into music; magic can happen. Such is the case for brothers Louis and Oli Leimbach, better known as Lime Cordiale.
Following the release of their 2012 EP FACELESS CAT, and 2013’s FALLING UP THE STAIRS, the duo recently unveiled their debut album PERMANENT VACATION.
Not only was the album crafted to share the band’s own stories, but for listeners to relate, interpret and enjoy in their own ways. For just 10 tracks, PERMANENT VACATION is diverse, engaging, colourful and catchy - and they’re only just getting started.