Two Streamhear Artists Shortlisted in WAM

By shane jovanovic | April 30, 2017

While Streamhear has been working on developing the Gig Finder function of the App, a couple of our uploaded artists have been surprised with great news. Every year, West Australian Music (WAM) seeks to find and celebrate the best contemporary music arising from within West Australia, and this year’s finalists for the WAM Awards is…

Ebook On Its Way.

By craig ninness | April 7, 2017

I have been frantically writing the promised Ebook to aid our users through the easy process of uploading and using Streamhear to their advantage. We will be releasing the Ebook Free to anyone wishing to subscribe to or join Streamhear.   Below is a snippet from the introduction of our 1st edition.

4 Singer/Songwriters on Streamhear

By craig ninness | April 4, 2017

The Singer/songwriter is perhaps the most expressive contemporary musician, but he or she is often the most self-critical. As a small way to celebrate their heart-felt, solitary work, we take a glance at four of them who have uploaded to Streamhear. They may not be renowned in Australia but they tour and have a considerable…

Metalcore Minifest Brisbane

By craig ninness | February 22, 2017

There’s a growing trend to see more gigs where you’re not standing 200m from the front stage with binoculars. When Jes from Metalfaction asked if Streamhear could support and help promote his local music scene, we were happy to oblige.   Decepticore is happening in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane at The Brightside on the 25th Sat February (yes!…

4 Doom Metal Bands From Melbourne

By craig ninness | February 16, 2017

There’s a cultural shift with music at the moment. Doom Metal is on the rise!! Long pronounced vocals.  Down tuned guitar rigs and bass with metal fuzz goodness seems to be paving a way for a new genre emerging as a fore front of local music scenes. Already noticed in Melbourne and Perth and now…

The 1 Metal Band To See In Brisbane

By craig ninness | February 14, 2017

I don’t normally jump right into a band as soon as I’ve heard them. I usually sit on the side lines for a while picking the crap out of their music. I usually envision a personality of the characters behind the music. whether they’re egotistic, whether their attitudes far out way their talents. I blame…

3 Gold Coast Metal Bands To Watch.

By craig ninness | February 3, 2017

When you google “Gold Coast Metal” its safe to assume a massive list of south east coast metal bands would appear before your eyes. Instead you receive a list of metal suppliers. So we’ve decided to help the search criteria by informing you about three metal bands that have uploaded to Streamhear.   Upon A…

Inspiration, Interconnectedness, and an Invitation

By shane jovanovic | October 3, 2016

I am no handholding enthusiast volunteering my time to grease the glory of others, but I am often and easily impressed by original music. Though I do enjoy finding new bands and writing about them, I still keep my involvement in music scenes at an arm’s length. I am the reluctant participator at live events,…

No Bands In Sydney

By craig ninness | September 13, 2016

You see, when travelling, no matter what destination, I have this knack to search and read some street press to find out what the local bands are doing. I even some times ask one of the locals where a good place to hear some good tunes are. Sometimes, I’ll keep an eye out for the…

Tassie Punk: Your Arachnids Are Safe In Launceston

By shane jovanovic | July 26, 2016

“I know when you said that you wanted to die that you meant it And you know when I said that I ’d be around that I meant that too but when you say ‘are you in or are you out?’ I’ll tell you with a smile on my face, ‘Not here to fuck spiders…