Photo Review: Sounds Good – An Irregular Showcase of New Music (Melbourne)


Last week, The 5 to 9 Life team were invited to attend an exciting showcase featuring The Amazons and Boy Azooga, two UK acts poised for big things, with Australian newcomer FRITZ also taking centre stage.
Our resident photographer Ishan Sharma recently moved to Melbourne and was on hand to attend the showcase at Howler in Brunswick and capture a few photos of the night for us. Check them out now!

REVIEW: The Fierce Energy of Jack Garratt


With a host of international and local acts in town for Splendour in the Grass’ epic line-up this year, we were invited to attend (and review, of course) a few of the sideshows – yay!

Check out Claire Benito’s review of one-man-band – UK singer/songwriter Jack Garratt’s show at The Metro last week!

Listen to NAO’s Enticing New Single ‘Girlfriend’


NAO caught the ears of many in 2015 with the release of her “February 15” EP – including ours.
This week, she premiered her new single ‘Girlfriend’ on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio show and announced her debut album, due for release on July 29. Listen to her seductive new single now.

New Artist Jess Glynne Tells Us She ‘Ain’t Got Far To Go’


British newcomer Jess Glynne is making waves in the industry with her head-turning powerful vocals.
Her new single is upbeat and empowering, and if this is a taste of what lies at the heart of her album, ‘I Cry When I Laugh’, then we should all be excited. Click on, press play and enjoy the accompanying visuals.