From 2009-2012, New Weird Australia broadcast a weekly show on Sydney’s FBi Radio – playing two hours of new, experimental and ecelctic Australian music. As well as covering off the best of the week’s new releases, the show also featured regular guest performances, playing exclusive in-studio sessions.
This free compilation is a selection of exclusive in-studio recordings in the final months of the show, which wound up in August 2012. It includes new material from Abortifacient, Cycle 400, Emily Grantham, Gold Model, Haunts, Kevin Purdy, Nadir, Oscar key Sung, Pollen Trio, Seaworthy, Secret Birds, Shisd, The Sydney Radio Orchestra, Thomas William vs Scissor Lock, Whale + Cheng and Yolke.
released January 1, 2013
All recordings previously unreleased. Originally performed & broadcast live on the New Weird Australia show on FBi Radio in 2011 and 2012. Listen to archive interviews and performances at newweirdaustralia.com.au
Compiled by Stuart Buchanan.
Artwork by Dan Vaughan & Chris Martin, madewithlava.com
From New Weird Australia's former sister label - Wood & Wire - a 2015 collection from the much-missed FBi Radio program 'Ears Have Ears' with Rites Wild, Fatti Frances, Hollow Press and Cycle~ 440 New Weird Australia