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    Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (18/1/18)

    This week's guide includes new entries from Primitive Motion, K a r y m e, Doona Waves, Oscar Key Sung, Elizaband, James i.V, Telete, Tim Coggins, Corniglia, Solo Career, The Citradels, Pond, LETRAN, Oswolf, H.eund, Minor Premiers, and this week's best new track by...

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    Trading Tunes with Lossless

    This Thursday for Southern Comfort presents Southern Sounds, a wide range of artists consisting of Oscar Key Sung, Silentjay, Mira Boru, Samsaruh, The Slingers and D'Arcy Spiller will perform across four venues in Melbourne....

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    The 100 Best Australian Tracks 2017

    We'd like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who emailed and submitted music, liked, shared, retweeted or @tagged this year. It means a lot to the whole Ripe team. Let’s do it all again in 2018!...

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    A Community That Challenges and Informs – Off The Grid 2017

    A festival dedicated to zero emissions, zero waste and one that runs 100% on solar power, Off The Grid preaches a future of sustainability....

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    Trading Tunes with Wax’O Paradiso

    Ahead of their set at Freedom Time. Wax'O Paradiso have sent us "Sassy Music for Sassy J who is playing on our stage on NYD."...

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    Trading Tunes with Nite Fleit

    Before Nite Fleit plays at both Let Them Eat Cake and Pitch Music Festival, she's sent us her five current favourite tracks...

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    Another Stellar Weekend in the Crater – HOPKINS CREEK 2017

    It's only their second year on the Australian festival circuit but Hopkins Creek proved that bigger isn't necessarily better...

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    Trading Tunes with Dream Wife

    Their self-titled debut album is set for release on January 26th and they've sent us five tracks that inspired it!...

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    Our Top Five – Strawberry Fields 2017

    Despite the bush doof calendar becoming increasingly crowded over the last few years, Strawberry Fields yet again showed why it’s one of the premier festival experiences not only in Australia, but the world...

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    Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (7/12/17)

    This week's guide includes new entries from Dianas, The Plastic Fangs, Ju Ca, Hector Gachan, Total Control, Roland Tings, Mount Saint Leonard, Animal Hands and this week's best new track by ...

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    Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (30/11/17)

    This week's guide includes new entries from Polygon Woods, Darcy Baylis, The Citradels, Dasler, Dave O’Connor, Messy Mammals, No Mono, Qoi, Heart Beach, Gordo, Twelve Ballet and this week's best new track by...

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    Face The Music 2017: Recap

    From Ariel Pink’s ‘scatological’ cycle of creativity, to the deeply intertwined cultures of Krautrock and the Aussie music scene, Face the Music 2017 was as interesting and educational as it was diverse and expansive in topics...

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    Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (23/11/17)

    This week's guide includes new entries from Sunscreen, Fantastic Man, Arthur Miles, Camp Cope, SHOUSE, Karyme, Jack Grace, The Harpoons, Sleep D & Albrecht La’Brooy, Friendships, Vacations and this week's best new track by...

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    Trading Tunes with Planète

    Planète is playing at the Melbourne Music Week x Good Manners closing party on November 25th on a stacked line-up including headliner Jacques Greene, and local legends Banoffee, Darcy Baylis, Exhibitionist and Jennifer Loveless!...

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    Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (16/11/17)

    This week's guide includes new entries from Good Boy, Alex, Andy Garvey, Bleekman, S.M. Jenkins, Thrupence, Driftwood, Field of Wolves, Imaginary People Movement, Bed Wettin’ Bad Boys, Corin and this week's best new track by...

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    Trading Tunes with Winters

    On the 25th of November Winters will be bringing his live set to Earth Tones at the Fairfield Amphitheatre. The line-up also features Simon TK, Pjenné, Midnight Tenderness and Darcy Justice for only $15 dollarydoos...

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    Trading Tunes with Ella Thompson

    Ella Thompson will be performing a GL track with the EG Allstars Band at TheAge Music Victoria Awards After Party on the 22nd of November. To get you excited Ella has sent us five of her favourite 2017 songs from Australia and New Zealand (so far)...

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    Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (9/11/17)

    This week's guide includes new entries from Shedbug, Stella Donnelly, The Cactus Channel, Tornado Wallace, Escape Artist, Contrast, JuliaWhy?, The Ocean Party, Nabiiou$, Montero and this week's best new track by...

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    From a spontaneous night in Geelong to a growing ensemble of musicians – An interview with Eastern Seaboard Electric Soul Ensemble

    Chatting to the humble musicians Matt and Henok left me feeling their glow. It was such pleasure sitting down with the two and discussing their musical odysseys, creative processes and what inspires them...

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    Trading Tunes with Brooke Powers

    Until Brooke Powers throws down her staple enraptured techno at both of these events, she has sent us six tunes she loves to play when DJing; some of her all time favourite tracks she’s ever played...