Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Liz Stringer

Liz Stringer

A few days after the release of her new folk album All The Bridges, Melbourne songstress Liz Stringer performed in Toronto and AMBY owner Alicia had the delight of interviewing her before the show. Dive into their conversation as they discuss instant chemistry, colourful houses, and being a coffee snob. Interview

Getting Cozy With: Husky


I’m writing from my courtyard in Melbourne, Australia. A new moon's hanging in the sky to the west. Pete Seger’s playing on the stereo and I’m about to go to bed and try to sleep off my jet lag. My name’s Husky Gawenda, hence our band name Husky. My cousin

Vinyl and CD Giveaway: Hiatus Kaiyote – “Choose Your Weapon”

Hiatus Kaiyote

Aussie neo-soul foursome Hiatus Kaiyote released their sophomore record Choose Your Weapon last month. Courtesy of With A Bullet Promotion, you can win a CD or vinyl copy of the record by following the rules below! To enter the giveaway, all you have to do is fill out the form below and

Getting Cozy With: Number Station

Number Station

Hey all! Marcus here from Indie Pop outfit Number Station, writing from the long days of summer in Melbourne, Australia. Actually - as I’m writing an incredible sun shower has just bucketed down on this town! From my studio window I can see people drenched and dancing about in the street.

Getting Cozy With: Sleepy Dreamers

Sleepy Dreamers

haii we're sleepy dreamers. we're very lucky to be a band; the four of us met at a petrol station when matt and i's car broke down. cal was working as a mechanic and managed to give us a really good deal on spare parts. shan appeared because his pregnant girlfriend had

Getting Cozy With: Magic America

Magic America

We're Magic America. We play Melbourne Psych Rock & Roll. We listen to a lot of Dandy Warhols, Oasis and Primal Scream so that comes out in our music. We just released a new double A-side 'Pictures'/'Monday Song' and are about to tour them around Australia. Come to one of our

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ BEACHES


Formed in 2007, Melbourne all girl group BEACHES deliver hooking (dare I say it) beachy psychedelic-rock. In a recent interview, we caught up with the band to discuss favourite lyrics, demoing their new album, Chapter Records, and touring Europe. Here's what they had to say: AMBY: Hey BEACHES, welcome to our